Program Support and Coordinator

Spencer Nixon Spencer Nixon Program Support and Coordinator Spencer Nixon is the Program Support and Coordinator for the Management and Administration Division at the Weather Program Office (WPO). She graduated from Cornell University in 2015 with a Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality and Hotel management. Spencer is a Principal Management Consultant at M2, providing portfolio management,…

Special Assistant to Director and Deputy Director

Katrina Utz Katrina utz Special Assistant to Director and Deputy Director Katrina Utz is the Special Assistant to the Director and Deputy Dirctor to provide support on projects and to the Management and Administration Division in the Weather Program Office (WPO). Prior to joining WPO, Katrina worked in county government as the Executive Assistant to…

Acquisitions Manager

Karen Williams is the Acquisitions Manager for the Weather Program Office (WPO).

Grants Manager

Anthony is the Grants Manager for the Weather Program Office (WPO).

Cyndee O'Quinn

Communications Specialist Senior

Cyndee O’Quinn Cyndee O’Quinn Communications Specialist Senior Cyndee O’Quinn is a contractor providing support as the Communications Specialist Senior for the Weather Program Office (WPO). After a tornado hit Huntsville, AL during her senior year in high school, she decided to become a meteorologist to help save lives by providing earlier warnings. She joined the…

Carmen Davila

Division Chief - Management & Administration

Carmen Davila Carmen Davila Division Chief – Management & Administration Vidaluz Carmen Davila is the Division Chief for the Weather Program Office (WPO) Management & Administration Division. She leads a team that manages, secures, and expends resources and services needed to efficiently and effectively run WPO. She directs and manages budget formulation and execution, and…

Office Management and Coordinator

Jennifer Leaman supports the Weather Program Office (WPO) as an Office Management and Coordinator.

Harish Vasudevan

Budget and Financial Analyst

Harish Vasudevan Harish Vasudevan Budget and Financial Analyst Harish is a Cherokee Nation Business contractor in the NOAA Weather Program supporting WPO and its programs through analysis of budget expenditure and revenue components as a Budget/Financial Analyst. Prior to joining NOAA, Harish worked in the Books division at The National Geographic Society, in Washington D.C.,…

Tamara Battle

Policy and Partnerships Manager

Tamara Battle Tamara Battle Policy & Partnerships Manager Tamara is the Policy and Partnerships Manager for the Weather Program Office (WPO), and is the lead for coordinating and overseeing various aspects of the Weather Research and Forecasting Innovation Act of 2017 (the “Weather Act”) and other weather policy topics for WPO and the Office of…

Melissa Pratt-Zossoungbo WPO

Strategy and Evaluation Manager

Melissa Pratt-Zossoungbo Melissa Pratt-Zossoungbo Strategy and Evaluation Manager Melissa Pratt-Zossoungbo is the Strategy and Evaluation Manager for the Weather Program Office (WPO). She leads a team that manages, secures, and expends resources and services needed to efficiently and effectively run WPO. She directs and performs all administrative functions that include human resource management, budget and…