About the Commissioners

Commissioner:  R. Bruce Telfeyan
Commissioner: R. Bruce Telfeyan

Bruce Telfeyan is currently the Deputy Chief of Plans and Programs for the 557th Weather Wing.  He first joined STAC in 2008 serving on the Weather Analysis and Forecasting Committee and became the Chair in 2012 for a three year term.  He became the Incoming STAC Commissioner in 2015 and the Current Commissioner in 2017.  His focus is to do all he can to enable the 36 STAC Boards and Committees to achieve their goals and advance their portion of our science.  

Incoming Commissioner: Dr. Genene Fisher
Incoming Commissioner: Dr. Genene Fisher

Dr. Genene Fisher is the Executive Officer for the National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP), which is part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s National Weather Service (NWS). She is responsible for a broad spectrum of scientific, financial, and administrative activities for NCEP’s nine centers which provide national and global operational weather, water, climate, and space weather products and services.

Past Commissioner: David J. Stensrud
Past Commissioner: David J. Stensrud

David J. Stensrud, STAC Commissioner, is Head of the Department of Meteorology at The Pennsylvania State University. Dr. Stensrud is well known for his studies on short-range ensemble forecasting and data assimilation, severe weather, predictability, and the North American monsoon.

Previous Commissioners