Cindy Bruyère

Cindy Bruyère, C3WE Deputy Director

Cindy Bruyère leads the NCAR-based systems development effort for the Engineering for Climate Extremes®. She plays a key role in the development of the Global Risk, Resilience, and Impacts Toolbox® (GRRIT®). In her role, Cindy directs efforts to incorporate tools as they are developed into GRRIT, spearheads related database construction, maintenance, and management, and is responsible for climate downscaling efforts conduct by the group. Cindy has an MSc in Dynamical Modeling and a PhD in Environmental Management. She started her career at the South African Weather Service, where she rose to Assistant Director of research programs, and Project Manager for operational systems. Her crrent research activities include understanding and predicting the impact of climate variability and change; dynamical model development; creating useful climate decision-making tools; and the development of statistical downscaling techniques.

Cindy Bruyère, C3WE Deputy Director