Dr. Dave DuBois is the State Climatologist for New Mexico; Director of the New Mexico Climate Center; and associate college professor at New Mexico State University (NMSU). Dr. DuBois maintains an active research program in air quality and climate, conducting studies to understand the nature and origins of atmospheric particulates. He provides climate and climate change information and education to policy makers, the agricultural community, industry, educators, and the public. He is also the New Mexico Community Collaborative Rain, Hail and Snow (CoCoRaHS) state coordinator. Dr. DuBois holds physics degrees from Rutgers and NMSU, and a doctorate in Atmospheric Sciences from the University of Nevada Reno.