Tony Drummond, Berkeley, California, is a research scientist at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. His research interests are in scientific computing and high performance numerical modeling, in particular in atmospheric research. Tony is also an Adjoin Professor at San Diego State University, San Diego, California and an invited Lecturer at the Graduate Program, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia . He got his Doctoral degree from the French Institute National Polytechnique de Toulouse, and did his postdoctoral work in the Atmospheric Sciences department at UCLA. He has other academic degrees from The University of Tulsa, The University of Texas at Austin and Universidad Francisco Marroquín in Guatemala City. Tony is an Advisory Board member for the Department of Energy - National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) funded Disaster Management & Recovery Program at Wilberfoce University; served on the Board of Directors for the Berkeley Community Chorus and Orchestra from 2004-2008, and was Board President from 2004-2008. In 1989, Tony was on the Board of Directors for the Hispanic Student Association at The University of Tulsa, Oklahoma. Tony speaks, reads and writes English, Spanish and French fluently. His interests include nature, hiking, languages, music and the arts.