501 c3 Non-Profit

Contact Information


Alex Garcia

President and CEO


National Tropical Weather Conference

Chief Meteorologist - FOX 29 - San Antonio, Texas




Tim Smith

Vice-President Operations

Conference Coordinator

Chief Meteorologist - KRGV - Weslaco, Texas

National Tropical Weather Conference



Angelique Fox

Vice-President Communications

Conference Media Director

National Tropical Weather Conference


The Storm Science Network. is a 501c (3) non-profit national corporation focused on educating the media and business. Founded in 1996, Storm Center Network Inc. works to enhance the quality of science education for media, public and private business enterprise across the country.


The Storm Science Network.is recognized by government, educational professionals and the science community as a leader in science educational programming.


Our programs include:


National Tropical Weather Conference— our hurricane preparedness program for media and business draws participants from across the United States.  The program features the nation’s best tropical weather experts and researchers.  This conference draws national media coverage and is scheduled each year at South Padre Island, Texas.


StormCenter LIVE: All Hazards Conference/Expo - this program features the best severe weather experts and researchers from across the country.  It is focused on educating the media, business and the public about all aspects of natural hazard preparedness.


Rio Grande Valley Hurricane Ready Expo - this program is produced in collaboration with South Texas College in the Rio Grande Valley.  It features a number of presenter and speakers and seeks to educate the public about hurricane preparedness and recovery.


Discovery Island—a science outreach program. This highly successful program is produced in collaboration with the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, Texas.


Amazing Skies— our most successful space science program is produced in collaboration with the Witte Museum, San Antonio, Texas and Walmart Rio Grande Valley.  This outreach programs has drawn nearly 2000 attendees.  We work with the Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas to provide astronauts for this program.







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