Chris first joined The Weather Network as a part-time meteorologist in 1998, and now is Chief Meteorologist and Forecast Operations Manager. Chris leads a dedicated staff of 24 meteorologists who produce thousands of weather forecasts daily for television, web, wireless, and numerous commercial clients across Canada. Chris has a Master of Science degree in Atmospheric and Space Science from The University of Michigan and a Combined Honours degree in Atmospheric Chemistry and Atmospheric Science from York University. Chris' research interests encompass high-impact weather events such as tornadoes, lightning, hail, hurricanes, and winter storms. You can see Chris on The Weather Network during special interviews and active weather coverage.