Climatologist, Applications Programmer
Leslie joined MRCC in July 2005. She is currently assisting on two research projects at MRCC. The first involves extreme daily temperature and precipitation events using the Forts data. The second involves snowfall trends across the United States during the 20th century. Before joining MRCC, Leslie attended Indiana University-Bloomington, where she completed the Geography Masters program. Her work at IUB focused mainly on comparison of daily gridded and point precipitation datasets.
Climate data issues, US climatology, climate change
M.S., Geography (Atmospheric Sciences), Indiana University
B.S., Meteorology, Northern Illinois University