Our Purpose

The National Weather Association Foundation was founded by the National Weather Association (NWA) in 2016.

To support meteorology students and educators with financial assistance, encouragement and recognition; to create opportunities for public awareness and engagement for resilience to high impact weather.

A dynamic weather enterprise, encouraging and supporting meteorology students and educators, increasing resilience to high-impact weather through public education.

Thank you for your interest in the Foundation and for donating to its programs.


Board of Directors:

Alan Gerard, President

Gail Hartfield, Vice-President

Elizabeth Page, Secretary (Founding Director)
David Freeman, Director
Todd Lericos, Director (Immediate Past President of the NWA)
Benjamin May, Director
Henry Rothenberg, Director


2016 National Weather Association President David Freeman announces the new Foundation in this NWA President’s Message.


Foundation Address:      3100 Monitor Ave #123, Norman, OK 73072

Phone:                                 405-701-5167