Dr Naomi Benger
Dr Naomi Benger is a climatologist at the Bureau of meteorology developing climate outlooks for fire weather to provide advanced warning of seasons with elevated fire danger potential.
In her time at the Bureau she also worked as a decision support meteorologist in the Bureau’s Business Solutions Group. Assisting a wide range of stakeholders in the energy and agriculture sectors, Naomi works closely with industry bodies to support them in making sound, weather sensitive, business decisions. She also collaborates extensively with stakeholders to develop weather and climate services which deliver value.
Naomi joined the Bureau in 2014 and has worked in the areas of severe weather, fire weather, and public and aviation services. Prior to joining the Bureau, she worked as a cryptographer having attained a doctorate in computer science from Dublin City University.