National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

The National Weather Service
in Amarillo -
Office Tour and Information


History of the Amarillo Weather Forecast Office

Virtual Office Tour


 Administrative Staff         
Vacant Meteorologist-In-Charge - MIC
Mike Gittinger Warning Coordination Meteorologist - WCM & Acting MIC
Dr. Stephen Bieda Science and Operations Officer - SOO
David Wilburn Electronic Systems Analyst - ESA
B.J. Simpson Information Technology Officer - ITO
Vacant Observational Program Leader - OPL
Angela Margrave Administrative Support Assistant/Office Manager - ASA


 Lead Forecasters         
Edward Andrade
John Cockrell
Lance Goehring
Ken Schneider
Douglas Weber


 Journeyman Forecasters         
Joseph Guerrero
Luigi Meccariello
Chris Morris
Aaron Ward


 Meteorologist Interns         
Melissa Beat
Trent Hoffeditz


 Electronics Staff         
   Oferal Wise
   Rodney Nelson