George H. Taylor
Oregon Climate Service
316 Strand Ag Hall
Oregon State University
Corvallis OR 97331-2209
George H. Taylor is the State Climatologist for Oregon, and a faculty member at Oregon State University's College of Oceanic and Atmospheric Sciences. He manages the Oregon Climate Service, the state repository of weather and climate information, and supervises a staff of ten.
Mr. Taylor is past president of the American Association of State Climatologists. He is a member of the American Meteorological Society and has received certification as a Certified Consulting Meteorologist by the Society. He also has a California Lifetime Community College Credential. He has published over 200 reports, symposium articles, and journal articles.
Prior to joining Oregon State University in 1989, Mr. Taylor
operated his own consulting business in Santa Barbara, California.
Previously he was employed as a meteorologist by North American
Weather Consultants and Environmental Research and Technology.
Education: B.A. Mathematics U.C. Santa Barbara, 1969
M.S. Meteorology University of Utah, 1975
Family: Married; 3 children