NOAA Line/Staff Office and Location:
Dec 2018 – Present: Office of the Federal Coordinator for Meteorological Services and Supporting Research (OFCM), Silver Spring, MD
Senior Physical Scientist, 2018 – Present
Dr. Jamese Sims is a senior physical scientist at the Office of the Federal Coordinator for Meteorological Services and Supporting Research, where she manages inter-agency committees and working groups to coordinate meteorological services across the Federal Weather Enterprise. In this role, Dr. Sims develops collaborations surrounding various topics in order to gain consensus and implement scientific and engineering solutions by coordinating with senior leadership to address complex matters related to meteorological services, prioritization, planning and research. Topics of special interest to this role are operational environmental satellites, satellite telemetry, climate services, and coastal inundation. Additionally, Dr. Sims is serving as the NOAA Special Assistant for Artificial Intelligence to coordinate artificial intelligence initiatives across the NOAA Line Offices and build partnerships across the Federal Weather Enterprise, private-sector and academia.