National Weather Service Training Center (Kansas City)

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NWSTC Staff Information

Adminsitrative Team

Front Desk/ Greeter: Maynard Harvey (816) 994-3007
Student Services: Denise Lewis (816) 994-3006
Media Coordinator: Cathy Burgdorf (816) 994-3005

Electronics & Information Technology Team

 

E&IT Chief:

Jim Poole (816) 994-3002

 

AWIPS Instructors:

Randy Schupbach (L) (816) 994-3016
Dennis Blondin (816) 994-3015
Wes Craven (816) 994-3023
Dave Rowell* (816) 994-3010
Heather Galan* (816) 994-3013

*Also Linux Instructors

 

Data Assimilation & Dissemination Team

Russ Munson (L) (816) 994-3018
Bob Retzlaff (816) 994-3019
Shane Shadwick (816) 994-3025
Tom Burgdorf (816) 994-3030

 

RADAR Team

Michael Teer (L) (816) 994-3014
Jim Bollinger (816) 994-3024
Ken McAdams (816) 994-3027
Trey Green III (816) 994-3026

 

ASOS Support

(Syneren Technologies Corp.)

Bob Hatch (816) 994-3028

 

Leadership Academy/Decision Support and Communication Services Team

 

Leadership Academy Chief:

Jeff Zeltwanger (816) 994-3017

 

AWIPS II, GFE, AvnFPS, & Decision Support:

<vacant> -

 

LMS, Data Applications, & Aviation:

Jerry Griffin (816) 994-3012

 

Aviation, Decision Support, & Observing Services:

Marco Bohorquez (816) 994-3036

 

Aviation and Decision Support:

Doug Streu (816) 994-3066

 

Hydro/AWIPS:

Dave Cokely (816) 994-3011

 

CHPS/Hydro:

<vacant> (816) 994-3022

 

Educational Designer & Technologist

Hattie Wiley (816) 994-3020

 

CIMMS Research Associates:

Megan Taylor (816) 994-3069
Denise Balukas (816) 994-3022
Brent Pesel (816) 994-3070

 

Operations Proving Ground (OPG)

(Acting) OPG Director: Kim Runk 816-268-3140

 

CIMSS Associate Chad Gravelle, PhD. (816) 994-3068
CIMMS Associate Katie Crandall (816) 994-3024
CIMMS Associate Derrick Snyder (816) 994-3072
System Admin. Jack Richardson (816) 994-3065