CIMMS at NSSL: Dusty Wheatley

Dusty Wheatley, Research Scientist (CIMMS/NSSL) Background: M.S., Ph.D. Atmospheric Science, Purdue University B.A. Mathematics, Bellarmine University Experience: Dusty is a native of Louisville, Kentucky. He earned his undergraduate degree in math from Bellarmine University and his graduate degrees in atmospheric science from Purdue University. Upon completion of his graduate studies in 2007, he joined NSSL […]

CIMMS at NSSL: Kodi Nemunaitis-Monroe

Kodi Nemunaitis-Monroe, NOAA Sea Grant Weather & Climate Extension Specialist Background: Ph.D., Meteorology, University of Oklahoma, 2014 M.S. Meteorology, University of Oklahoma B.S. Meteorology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2001 What She Does: Kodi oversees NOAA’s Coastal and Inland Flooding Observation and Warning (CI-FLOW) project. This research is aimed at predicting total water levels (rainfall + river […]

CIMMS at NSSL: Sebastian Torres

If he were to write his autobiography, the title of the book might be “From Gaucho to Cowboy”. Sebastian Torres grew up  in Argentina, and earned his bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering in his native country. In 1997, he came to the University of Oklahoma, where he attained a Master’s degree in the same field. […]

CIMMS at NSSL: Darrel Kingfield

He’s been around the National Weather Center since 2007, but you might not know everything he’s been up to! Darrel earned his bachelor’s degree in 2006 from Purdue University. After college, he was outsourced to India (seriously!) before making his way to Norman and and the NOAA National Weather Service’s Warning Decision Training Branch (now […]