Penny BoormanHead of the Scientific and Technical Team

Penny has over 25 years’ experience in meteorological and climate research, with expertise in climate model and observations data analysis and visualisation. She worked in observation processing and data assimilation at the UK Met Office, before joining the Met Office Hadley Centre where she specialised in producing new diagnostics and indicators in the Climate Change Prediction then Climate Impacts groups. 

She has an MSc in Meteorology from Reading University, and has studied social science including a BA in International Studies to pursue her interest in interdisciplinary collaboration. Penny joined WEMC in May 2021 as a Data Engineer, where she is working on expanding the data types and sources in the web