Cindy Schmidt is the Climate Outreach Advisor to the President of the
University Corporation for Atmospheric Research
in Boulder, Colorado.
From 2012 to 2013, Ms Schmidt was the Advisor to the UCAR President for University Relations.
From 1995 to 2012, Ms Schmidt directed the UCAR
Office of Government Affairs
The UCAR Office of Government Affairs serves the broad atmospheric sciences
community, advocating for healthy federal science budgets and constructive legislation,
and educating the US Congress about the atmospheric and related sciences.
It tries to maximize funding for UCAR, NCAR, and the UCAR Community.
It holds briefings on the Hill about priorities in the atmospheric sciences,
prepares testimony for congressional hearings, and works with allies in the
Ms. Schmidt joined the UCAR Office of Development in 1990 from the
University of Colorado
where she worked as a director of development. Previously she held positions at
the Colorado Humanities Program, the
University of Denver
Colorado School of Mines
Active in the local community, Ms Schmidt has served on the board of the Boulder Chamber of
2010 AMS Summer Community Meeting
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The content of this profile was last updated 11 February 2014
This web page was last updated 11 February 2014