Al Kellie

Directer of Computational and Information Systems Laboratory
University Corporation for Atmospheric Research

Al Kellie is the Associate Director of the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), responsible for the Computational and Information Systems Laboratory (CISL), with a staff of 175 information technology and scientific personnel and a budget of $35M.  Kellie received a B.Sc. from the University of Manitoba in Science, with postgraduate work for an M.Sc. from the University of Alberta in Edmonton.  Prior to coming to NCAR in 1999, he spent 30 years with Environment Canada’s Meteorological Services of Canada (MSC), with the last 7 of those in managing the supercomputer and telecommunications center located at the Canadian Meteorological Centre in Dorval Quebec a suburb of Montreal.  Primary in this responsibility was operating the largest NEC supercomputer complex outside of Japan.  Before joining NCAR, Mr. Kellie served as the Director General of the Canadian Meteorological Center.  .