Advisory Board Member
B.S., Atmospheric Science, 1991
Matt graduated from KU with a B.S. in Atmospheric Science in 1991.
After graduating, he worked for a short stint at a private forecasting
firm in Kansas City, before joining the National Weather Service in
1992. Matt became a forecaster at the Weather Forecast Office (WFO) in
Shreveport, LA in 1994 and was promoted to Lead Forecaster there in
1998. He became the Information Technology Officer in 2001, also at
Shreveport. In 2004, Matt transferred to the WFO in Norman, OK, and
gained significant experience in mesoscale analysis and modeling. He
now resides in the Kansas City area with his wife, Jenny, and two
daughters, Claire and Carly. Matt is also an amateur radio operator.
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