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The National Centre for Atmospheric Science is led by its Executive Director, Professor Stephen Mobbs. 

Professor Stephen Mobbs is advised and supported by the Management Board, Science Theme Leaders and Heads of Services and Facilities.

Our Management Board is made up of nine leaders.

NCAS Executive Director: Professor Stephen Mobbs

Director of Science for Chemistry: Professor Ally Lewis

Director of Science for Climate: Professor Rowan Sutton

Director of Science for Physics: Professor Geraint Vaughan

Non-Executive Director: Dr Mary E Black

Non-Executive Director (Staff): Dr Barbara Brooks

Non-Executive Director: Belinda Howell

Non-Executive Director: Sir Graham Stacey

Our Science Theme Leaders coordinate activities within our three research areas.

Our Science Theme Leaders are:

Air Pollution Theme Leader: Dr Sarah Moller

Climate and High-Impact Weather Leader: Professor Len Shaffrey

Long-Term Global Change Leader: Dr Till Kuhlbrodt

Our Heads of Services and Facilities look after our measurement and data services.

Our Heads of Services and Facilities are:

Joint Head of the Atmospheric Measurement and Observation Facility: Dr Barbara Brooks

Joint Head of the Atmospheric Measurement and Observation Facility: Dr David Hooper

Joint Head of the Atmospheric Measurement and Observation Facility: Dr Chris Walden

Head of the Centre for Environmental Data Analysis: Dr Victoria Bennett

Head of Computer Modelling Services: Dr Grenville Lister

Head of EISCAT UK Support: Dr Ian McCrea

Head of the Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements: Mr Alan Woolley

Director of Models and Data: Professor Bryan Lawrence