Molly Woloszyn is Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant’s new extension climatologist. She has a joint position with the Illinois State Water Survey and IISG, which offers the opportunity to pair Sea Grant extension expertise with the survey’s climate science. Molly is located at the Midwest Regional Climate Center in Champaign, Illinois.

Molly received a B.S. from Northern Illinois University meteorology program. While she was a student, she participated in an internship with the water survey during which she essentially served as a service climatologist for a summer. She went on to earn a Master’s degree at Colorado State University and has been teaching at community colleges for the last few years.