People

Core Office, Research and Support Staff


Caylah Cruickshank

Program Manager
Oklahoma Climatological Survey
University of Oklahoma

Rachel Riley

Deputy Director
Oklahoma Climatological Survey
University of Oklahoma

Erica Kronenberger

Climate Communications Assistant
Oklahoma Climatological Survey
University of Oklahoma

Vincent Brown

Climate Research Director
Dept. of Geography & Anthropology
Louisiana State University

Kyle Brehe

Service Climatologist
Southern Regional Climate Center
Louisiana State University

Jared Bostic

Information Technology
Oklahoma Climatological Survey
University of Oklahoma

Xinbo Huang

Applications & Systems Developer
Southern Regional Climate Center
Louisiana State University

Amanda Lewis

Research Associate
Dept. of Geography & Anthropology
Louisiana State University

Darrian Bertrand

Climate Assessment Specialist
Oklahoma Climatological Survey
University of Oklahoma

Cindy Luttrell

Information Technology
Oklahoma Climatological Survey
University of Oklahoma

Simone Speizer

Research Associate
Oklahoma Climatological Survey
University of Oklahoma

SCIPP Investigators (PI and Co)


Mark Shafer

Associate Professor, Associate State Climatologist
Oklahoma Climatological Survery
University of Oklahoma

Barry Keim

Professor and Louisiana State Climatologist
Dept. of Geography and Anthropology
Louisiana State University

Renee Edwards

Professor and Chair
Dept. of Communication Studies
Louisiana State University

Randy Peppler

Associate Director
Cooperative Institute for Mesoscale Meteorological Studies
University of Oklahoma

Harold Brooks

Senior Scientist
NOAA National Severe Storms Laboratory
University of Oklahoma

Michael Hayes

Climatologist
School of Natural Resources
University of Nebraska - Lincoln

Renee McPherson

University Director and Associate Professor
South Central Climate Adaptation Science Center
University of Oklahoma

David Sathiaraj

Associate Director
Southern Regional Climate Center
Louisiana State University

Ward Lyles

Associate Professor
Urban Planning Program
University of Kansas

Pamela Plotkin

Director
Texas Sea Grant
Texas A&M University

Kim Klockow-McClain

Research Scientist
OU Cooperative Institute for Mesoscale Meteorological Studies
NOAA National Severe Storms Laboratory

Aimee Franklin

Professor
Department of Political Science
University of Oklahoma

Graduate Students


Derek Thompson

Ph.D. Student
Dept. of Geography & Anthropology
Louisiana State University

Daniela Spade

Ph.D Student
Dept. of Geography & Environmental Sustainability
University of Oklahoma

Jacob Marchlinski

M.A. Student
Dept. of Geography & Environmental Sustainability
University of Oklahoma

Anna Wanless

M.S. Student
School of Meteorology
University of Oklahoma

Dolly Na-Yemah

Ph.D. Student
Dept. of Geography and Environmental Sustainability
University of Oklahoma

Marissa Karpinski

M.S. Student
Dept. of Geography & Anthropology
Louisiana State University

Ashley Autore

M.S. Student
Dept. of Geography & Anthropology
Louisiana State University

Jessie Parrott

M.S. Student
Dept. of Geography & Anthropology
Louisiana State University

Cameron Goff

M.S. Student
Dept. of Geography & Anthropology
Louisiana State University

SCIPP Advisory Committee

Arkansas

Trevor Timberlake

Civil Engineer, Reservoir Control
US Army Corps of Engineers
Little Rock District


Oklahoma

Tim Lovell

Executive Director
Disaster Resilience Network


Texas

Jamie Olson

Associate
Feeding Texas


National

Sascha Petersen

Co-Founder
Adaptation International

William Hooke

Senior Policy Fellow
American Meteorological Society Policy Program

Missy Stults

Sustainability and Innovations Manager
City of Ann Arbor, MI

Maria Carmen Lemos

Co-Director
The Great Lakes Integrated Sciences & Assesments (GLISA)
University of Michigan




SCIPP Alumni


Hal Needham

Ph.D. 2014
Dept. of Geography & Anthropology
Louisiana State University

Heather Campbell

M.S. 2010
School of Meteorology
University of Oklahoma

Jonathan Denham

Ph.D.
Dept. of Communication Studies
Louisiana State University

Carrie Pavlowsky

M.A. 2014
Dept. of Geography & Environmental Sustainability
University of Oklahoma

Robert Gottlieb

M.S. 2011
School of Meteorology
University of Oklahoma

Lu Liu

M.S. 2012
School of Civil Engineering and Environmental Science
University of Oklahoma

Michael Roberts

M.S. 2010
Dept. of Geography & Anthropology
Louisiana State University

Amanda Schroeder

M.S. 2010
School of Meteorology
University of Oklahoma

Wanyun Shao

Ph.D. 2012
Dept. of Geography & Anthropology
Louisiana State University

Anna Trevino

Ph.D. 2012
Dept. of Geography & Anthropology
Louisiana State University

Carly Kovacik

M.S. 2013
School of Meteorology
University of Oklahoma

Amanda Lewis

M.S. 2013
Dept. of Geography & Anthropology
Louisiana State University

Darrian Bertrand

M.S. 2017
Dept. of Geography & Environmental Sustainability
University of Oklahoma

Coryn Collins

M.S. 2017
Dept. of Geography & Anthropology
Louisiana State University

Josh Gilliland

Ph.D. 2017
Dept. of Geography & Anthropology
Louisiana State University

Jennifer Le

MPA 2017
Department of Political Science
University of Oklahoma

Rudy Bartels

Ph.D. 2018
Dept. of Geography & Environmental Sustainability
Louisiana State University

Penn Pennell

MUP 2020
Urban Planning Program
University of Kansas

Nicholas Grondin

M.S. 2019
Dept. of Geography & Anthropology
Louisiana State University