CODE Staff

AJ Lauer

AJ Lauer

Group Leader & Diversity, Education, and Outreach Specialist

AJ is CISL's Diversity, Education, and Outreach Specialist in the Outreach Services Group. She has over ten years of experience working with college students at various types of universities including Hispanic Serving Institutions, a Big 10, and a STEM school. As DEO Specialist she will manage the SIParCS program and contribute to NCAR's diversity efforts. AJ is a Wisconsin native and loves cheese and frozen custard as much as you probably think she would.

Email: ajlauer@ucar.edu | Phone: (303) 497-1288

 

Eliott Foust

Eliott Foust

Education Designer

Eliott is a native of North Carolina, and he moved to Colorado to pursue Master’s degree in atmospheric science. Upon graduating, Eliott began working as a photojournalist where he covered a variety of topics from ranging from culture to sports. While working as a photojournalist, Eliott cultivated a passion for communicating information through visual storytelling. Eliott continues to apply these skills as he works within the Outreach Services Group at NCAR.

Email: wefoust@ucar.edu | Phone: (303) 497-2458

Virginia Do

Virginia Do

Outreach Coordinator

Virginia comes from Huntington Beach, CA and her career background is in student affairs and higher education with experience in community engagement, academic advising, and diversity work. Virginia transitions her skills to work in CISL Outreach, Diversity, and Education (CODE) to support outreach and education efforts. Additionally, she assists with all aspects surrounding SIParCS such as recruitment, selection, and professional development. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband to cook or sample new foods and walking their cat, Mango.

Email: vdo@ucar.edu | Phone: (303) 497-1249

Virginia Do

Agbeli "Ag" Ameko

Associate Scientist

Ag has 20 years of experience in commercial weather forecasting, international business development, renewable energy, sensors, and data science. Ag is working on CISL's user-friendly 3D Printed Weather Station platform with Raspberry Pi embedded weather forecasting for use in education, outreach, and field programs. He enjoys training for and participating in ultramarathons, ski mountaineering, and ocean races in fun places around the world.

Email: agbeli@ucar.edu | Phone: (303) 497-2487