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Carmella Davis Watkins, ...
Carmella Davis Watkins, U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA, NESDIS, National Climatic Data Center, (828) 271-4105, firstname.lastname@example.org Holly Waltemyer, University of North Carolina-Asheville, (828) 251-6867, email@example.com
CITIZEN-TIMES.com: Area ‘women of influence’ celebrated by local YWCA
Carmella Davis Watkins, outreach team leader and meteorologist at the National Climactic Data Center and 2005 TWIN honoree of the year, said that in her youth, women weren't encouraged to pursue math and science careers, but that is changing.
A math major in college, Watkins
urged students to take as many math courses as possible, regardless of their anticipated profession."That gives you a lot of opportunity and flexibility in terms of career choices," she
still encounters people who mention her
receipt of last year's top honor."It's a great experience," she
...Carmella Davis Watkins, meteorologist and outreach team leader at the National Climatic Data Center, is the honorary chair of Thursday's Tribute to Women of Influence Awards Banquet.
"Take as much math as you can," Watkins
advises students today.Above, Watkins
holds a wheel used by ships to code weather observations sent to the weather service.
...Honorary chair: Carmella Davis Watkins, TWIN 2005 honoree of the year
Closer to home, Carmella Davis ...
Closer to home, Carmella Davis Watkins, the NCDC outreach director, also needs a scanner, mouse pads and toner for office printers.On Monday, she was hoping someone could sell her those supplies out of the 600 businesspeople attending the Opportunities 2004 trade show at the Grove Park Inn.
"We're here in Asheville, and we should support the organizations and businesses that are here," Watkins
CITIZEN-TIMES.com: Employees honored for storm service
- Carmella Watkins, meterologist, National Climatic Data Center - Hoyt Abney Community Service Award
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Other honorees include: Delise Talley (Wachovia Bank), Marla Tambellini (Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce), Brenda Taylor (Renaissance Asheville Hotel), Mary Anne Tierney (Mountain Microenterprise Fund), Camille Victour (Camille Victour Architect), Carmella Davis Watkins (National Climatic Data Center), Virginia Wilkinson (Smith Barney), Deborah Wright (Montreat College), Martha Zeigler (Metropolitan Sewerage District) and Winnie Ziegler (Mission Hospitals).