Alumni

Angel Adames – AGEP Summer Research Experience Undergraduate (2009)
Current Affiliation: Assistant Professor, University of Michigan
B.S. Theoretical Physics, University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez Campus (2010)
Ph.D. Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington (2016)

Christina Aldereguia – Undergraduate Research Assistant (2009-2010)
B.S. Meteorology – North Carolina State University – 2010

Megan Amanatides – Undergraduate Research Assistant (2014-2015)
Current Affiliation: Graduate student, Geospatial Analytics, North Carolina State University
B.S. Mathematics – Meredith College – May 2015
M.S. Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences – North Carolina State University – 2017

Lily Bain – Undergraduate Research Assistant (2019-2021)
B.S. Statistics – North Carolina State University – May 2021

Sara Berry – Undergraduate Research Assistant (2014-2015)
Current Affiliation: Graduate Student, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
B.S. Physics with minors in Meteorology and Mathematics – North Carolina State University – May 2015

John Boyer – Undergraduate Research Assistant (2008)
Current Affiliation: Staff Meteorologist, Richmond-Times Dispatch, Richmond, VA
B.S. Meteorology – North Carolina State University – 2011

Jay Bozeman – Undergraduate Research Assistant (2007)
Current Affiliation: RF Design Engineer, Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems, Northup Grumman, Inc.
B.S. Meteorology – North Carolina State University – 2009

Casey Burleyson – Graduate Research Assistant (2009-2013)
Current Affiliation: Scientist II, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Richland, WA
NASA Earth System and Space Science Fellowship (2010-2013)
B.S. Meteorology – North Carolina State University – 2007
M.S. Applied Physics – Columbia University – 2008
Ph.D. Atmospheric Sciences – North Carolina State University – 2013

Siu-Kei (Edward) Chan – Undergraduate Research Assistant (2015-2016)
B.S. Computer Science – North Carolina State University – 2017

Nicole Corbin – Graduate Research Assistant (2015-2016)
Current Affiliation: ESRI Inc. Redlands, CA
B.S. Atmospheric Sciences – North Carolina State University – 2014
M.S. Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences – North Carolina State University – 2016

Jake Crouch – Graduate Research Assistant ( 2007-2009)
Current Affiliation: Physical Scientist, Climate Monitoring Branch, NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information, Asheville, NC
B.S. Atmospheric Sciences/Weather Forecasting – University of North Carolina – Asheville – 2007
M.S. Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences – North Carolina State University -2009

Jeff Cunningham – Graduate Research Assistant (2009-2012)
Current Affiliation: Lt. Colonel, US Air Force, 16th Weather Squadron
B.S. Meteorology – United States Air Force Academy, CO – 2002
M.S. Meteorology – Naval Post Graduate School, Monterey, CA – 2006
Ph.D. Meteorology – North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC – 2012

Jennifer Dean – Undergraduate Research Assistant (2012-2013)
Current Affiliation: Graduate Student, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Washington State University, Pullman, WA
B.S. Biology – Coastal Carolina University – 2001
B.S. Meteorology – North Carolina State University – 2013

Jason Endries – Undergraduate Research Assistant (2014-2015)
Current Affiliation: Operations Analyst, Carolina Solar Services, Durham, NC
B.S. Meteorology – North Carolina State University – 2015
M.A. Geography – Appalachian State University – 2017

Margaret Frey – Graduate Research Assistant (2011-2013)
Current Affiliation: Wind Energy Analyst, DNV GL, Seattle, WA
B.S. Meteorology – University of Oklahoma- 2010
M.S. Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Science – North Carolina State University – 2013

Jeremy Freeman – Undergraduate Research Assistant (2009-2010)
B.S. Computer Engineering – North Carolina State University – 2010

Andrew Hall – Graduate Research Assistant (2011-2014)
Current Affiliation: Risk Analyst, First Citizens Bank, Raleigh, NC
B.S. Meteorology – North Carolina State University – 2011
M.S. Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences – North Carolina State University – 2014

Nathan Hardin – Graduate Research Assistant (2010-2013)
Current Affiliation: Research Associate III, NOAA/ESRL/GSD/EDS, Boulder, CO
B.S. Meteorology – North Carolina State University – 2006
M.S. Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences – N.C. State University – 2008

John Hader – Graduate Research Assistant (2015-2016)
Current Affiliation: Ph.D. student, Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry, University of Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
B.S. Atmospheric Sciences – North Carolina State University – 2014
M.S. Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences – North Carolina State University – 2016

Robert Harley Undergraduate Research Assistant (2019-2021)
Provost Professional Experience Program (2020-2021)
B.S. Meteorology – North Carolina State University
Robert passed away in July 2021 at the age of 24. His insightful and thoughtful perspectives and keen sensor of humor are intensely missed by those who knew him. Rest in peace.

Nicole Hoban Graduate Research Assistant (2014-2016)
Current Affiliation: Data Analyst, National Data Buoy Center, Stennis, MS
B.S. Meteorology – University of Missouri – May 2014
M. S. Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences – North Carolina State University – Dec 2016

Lindsay Hochstatter – Undergraduate Research Assistant (2017-2019)
Current Affiliation: Graduate Student, Department of Geography and Earth Sciences, UNC Charlotte
B.S. Meteorology and minor in Environmental Science- North Carolina State University – 2019

Chris Holder – Graduate Research Assistant (2005-2007)
Current Affiliation: Research Associate, ICF International, Durham, NC
B.S. Atmospheric Sciences – North Carolina State University – 2005
M.S. Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences – North Carolina State University – 2007

Daniel Hueholt – Undergraduate Research Assistant (2017-2020)
Current Affiliation: Graduate Student, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, Colorado State University
National Weather Association Arthur C Pike Scholarship (2017)
NOAA Ernst F. Hollings Scholarship
B.S. Meteorology and Mathematics with a minor in Music – North Carolina State University – May 2020

Levi Lovell – Undergraduate Research Assistant (2015-2018)
Current Affiliation: Data Science Consultant at Guidehouse
B.S. Meteorology – North Carolina State University – 2018
M.S. Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences – North Carolina State University – 2020
M.S. Institute for Advanced Analytics, North Carolina State University – 2021

Clay McGee – Undergraduate Research Assistant (2008-2010)
Current Affiliation: Senior Consultant, Advanced Analytics and Modeling Grooup, Deloitte Inc., Chicago, IL
B.S. Meteorology – North Carolina State University – 2010
NOAA Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship
M.S. Atmospheric Sciences – Colorado State University – 2013

Lara Pagano – Undergraduate Research Assistant (2007-2008)
Current Affiliation: National Weather Service, Morehead City, NC
B.S. Meteorology – North Carolina State University – 2008
M.S. Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences – N.C. State University – 2010

Ronak Patel Undergraduate Research Assistant (2018-2021)
Current Affiliation: Graduate Student, Department of Environmental Science and Engineering, California Institute of Technology
Provost Professional Experience Program (2019-2020)
AMS Bob Glahn Scholarship in Statistical Meteorology (2020)
NC State University Paul A. Humphrey Meteorology Scholarship (2018-2021)
NC State Outstanding Graduating Senior in Atmospheric Science (2021)
Naval Research Enterprise Internship Program (NREIP) 2021 at the Naval Research Lab – Marine Meteorology Division
AMS Graduate Fellowship (Sept. 2021 – May 2022)
B.S. Meteorology and Statistics– North Carolina State University – May 2021

Jordan Payne – Graduate Research Assistant (2006-2007)
Current Affiliation: Senior Environmental Specialist, Forsyth County Office of Environmental Assistance and Protection, Winston Salem, NC
B.S. Atmospheric Sciences – North Carolina State University – 2005
M.S. Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences – North Carolina State University – 2007

Kate Rojowsky – Graduate Research Assistant (2008-2010)
B.S. Atmospheric Sciences – Stony Brook University – 2008
M.S. Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences – North Carolina State University – 2010

Emma Scott – Undergraduate Research Assistant (2015-2017)
Current Affiliation: Graduate Student, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL
B. S. Meteorology – North Carolina State University – 2017
NOAA Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship

Barrett Smith – Graduate Research Assistant (2007)
Current Affiliation: Lead Forecaster: National Weather Service Forecast Office,
Raleigh, NC
B.S. Atmospheric Sciences – North Carolina State University – 2005
M.S. Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences – North Carolina State University – 2007

Kevin Smith – Undergraduate Research Assistant (2008)
B.S. Meteorology – N.C. State University – 2011

Catherine Spooner – Research Assistant (2005-2007)
B.S. Atmospheric Sciences – University of Washington –
M.S. Atmospheric Sciences – Texas Tech University –

David Stark – Research Assistant (2007-2009)
Current Affiliation: National Weather Service, Upton, NY
B.S. Atmospheric Sciences – North Carolina State University – 2008
M.S. Atmospheric Sciecnes – Stony Brook University – 2012

Matt Wilbanks – Graduate Research Assistant (2001-2013)
Current Affiliation: Meteorologist, Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division, Dahlgren, VA
B.A. Physics – Case Western Reserve University – 2004
B.A. Philosophy – Case Western Reserve University – 2004
M.S. Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences – North Carolina State University – 2013

Matthew Woelfle – Undergraduate Research Assistant (2010-2012)
Current Affiliation: Graduate Student, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
B. S. Civil Engineering – North Carolina State University – 2012