NWS Wichita Personnel

Administrative Staff

  • Suzanne Fortin - Meteorologist In Charge
  • Chance Hayes - Warning Coordination Meteorologist
  • Ken Cook - Science Operations Officer
  • Mike Urban - Information Technology Officer
  • Janet Salazar - Service Hydrologist
  • Gloria Dill - Administrative Support Assistant
  • Scott Smith - Observation Program Leader

Lead Forecasters

  • Jim Caruso
  • Kevin Darmofal
  • Paul Howerton
  • Brad Ketcham
  • Robb Lawson

General Forecasters

  • Jerilyn Billings Wright
  • Chris Jakub
  • Andy Kleinsasser
  • Mick McGuire
  • Eric Schminke

Meteorologist Interns

  • Vanessa Pearce
  • Jaclyn Ritzman

Electronics Technicians

  • Rich Fallin
  • Jason Howard

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