Executive Board Members

Stephanie Beall

Stephanie Beall

PRESIDENT
Paul Kucera - WMA Secretary

Paul Kucera

PRESIDENT-ELECT
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Frank McDonough

SECRETARY
Tom Ryan

Tom Ryan

PAST PRESIDENT
David Delene - Editor

David Delene

EDITOR

Dr. David Delene is an Associate Research Professor in the Department of Atmospheric Sciences at the University of North Dakota. Dr. Delene's research interests include focuses on conducting airborne measurements, along with radar, surface and satellite observations, in order to provide new information for the understanding of cloud and precipitation processes. Dave has participated on over 25 field projects in locations including Alaska, Hawaii, New Zealand, India, UAE, Saudi Arabia, West Africa, and Chile. He is also a member of the Atmospheric Water Management Standards Committee of the ASCE.

Laurie Capece - Secretary

Laurie Capece

EXEC. SECRETARY/TREAS.

Laurie Capece has held the position of Executive Secretary/Treasurer of the WMA since 2012. She has been the office manager for Northern American Weather Consultants for the past 10 years. Prior to the WMA, Laurie had over 8 years' experience as an Executive Director for nonprofit organizations, where she helped organize medical missions in several third world countries.

Kelli Schroeder - WMA Webmaster

Kelli Schroeder

WEBMASTER

Kelli Schroeder is the Business Manager of the North Dakota Atmospheric Resource Board. She has worked for the State of North Dakota for over 27 years. She manages the Pilot Internship Program for the North Dakota Cloud Modification Project.

Trustees

GOVERNMENT - MAURY ROOS (2016-2019)

PRIVATE SECTOR - LARRY HJERMSTAD (2015-2018)

UNIVERSITY - SHAWN BENNER (2017-2020)

Committees

AWARDS:
Don Griffith (Chair)
Duncan Axisa
Dan Breed
Pat Golden
Darin Langerud
LEGISLATIVE AFFAIRS:
Darin Langerud (Chair)
Tom DeFelice
Jonathan Jennings
Tom Ryan
MEMBERSHIP:
Laurie Capece (Chair)
Stephanie Beall
George Farazoulis
Todd Flanagan
Dave Yorty
NOMINATING:
Bruce Boe (Chair)
Todd Flanagan
Dan Gilbert
Maury Roos
PUBLIC INFORMATION:
George Bomar (Chair)
Joseph Golden
Tom Ryan
STANDARDS & ETHICS:
Andrew Detwiler (Chair)
George Bomar
Dan Breed
Thomas DeFelice
Mark Solak

Ad Hoc Committees

MARKETING & BRANDING:
Darin Langerud (Chair)
Stephanie Beall
Derek Blestrud
Erin Fischer
Tom Ryan
WEBSITE:
Stephanie Beall (Chair)
Duncan Axisa
Don Griffith
Kelli Schroeder
INTERNATIONAL:
George Farazoulis (Chair)
Farren Hiscutt
Frank Kasparek

Boards

EDITORIAL:
David Delene (Editor)
Bruce Boe (2015-2020)
Daniel Breed (2014-2019)
Andrew Detwiler (2016-2021)
Don Griffith (2015-2020)
Daryl O'Dowd (2014-2019)
CERTIFICATION:
Darin Langerud (Chair)
Mark Schneider
Mark Solak

Executive Board & Committees Archive

PAST OFFICER HISTORY

Download a full copy of the Weather Modification Association Officer History from 1951-2016. Click Here

PAST EXECUTIVE BOARDS & COMMITTEES

See a listing of who has volunteered for the Weather Modification Association from 2005-2016. Information prior to 2005 may be provided upon written request to the Association's Executive Secretary.

Executive Board & Committees:  2012-13,  2013-14,  2014-15,  2015-16, 2016-17