National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Staff of Weather Forecast Office
Philadelphia/Mount Holly,NJ

Our dedicated staff serves many office functions. If you have any questions about our office or the functions it serves, e-mail one of our staff members, and we'll get back to you as soon as we can.




Gary Szatkowski


Joe Miketta

Warning Coordination Meteorologist

Alan Cope

Science and Operations Officer

Keith Pugh

Electronic Systems Analyst

Scott Brinley

Information Technology Officer (ITO)

Raymond Kruzdlo

Senior Service Hydrologist

James Bunker

Observing Program Leader

Eugenia Corder

Administrative Assistant


Lead Forecasters


Walter Drag

Marine Weather Focal Point

Tony Gigi

Storm Data Focal Point

Sarah Johnson

Interactive Forecast Preparation System ( IFPS )
Graphical Forecast Editor (GFE) Focal Point

Dean Iovino

Flash Flood Focal Point
Coastal Flooding Focal Point
Frost and Freeze Focal Point

Jared Klein

Training Focal Point

Winter Weather Focal Point


General Forecasters


Michael Gorse

Severe Weather Focal Point

Aviation Weather Focal Point

Larry Nierenberg

Service Backup Focal Point
SKYWarnTM Coordinator
Tropical Cyclone Focal Point

Patrick O´Hara

AWIPS Focal Point
Environmental Compliance Focal Point


(to be determined)


Lee Robertson

Fire Weather Focal Point
Radar Focal Point
Space Weather Focal Point


Meteorological Interns


Kristin Kline

Assistant Storm Data Focal Point

Valerie Meola


EEO/Diversity Focal Point
Social Media Focal Point
Assistant Storm Data Focal Point

Mitchell Gaines

NOAA weather radio focal point
Outreach/Tours and Service Backup

Lance Franck

Excessive Heat Program


Electronics Technicians


Michael Conrad


John Morrill


Larry Robinson