Aaron Studwell, PH.D.

Founder & Lead Researcher
Founder & Lead Researcher Aaron Studwell completed his PhD in Atmospheric Sciences at the University of Houston. His research focused on planetary atmospheres, specifically, Saturn’s global-scale dynamics and long-term patterns.

After completing his doctoral work, Dr. Studwell founded ExoConsulting in Norman, Oklahoma. He has over twenty years of experience in energy weather, motorsports, and marine forecasting, along with air quality meteorology. Aaron was one of the first meteorologists in the energy trading sector, working in senior research and forecasting roles. In 2003, he founded RaceWeather providing accurate forecasts and timely race weekend updates to the NASCAR community. Before returning to academia full-time in 2019, he was the Marine Team Lead for DTN-Wilkens Weather, where he oversaw the company’s marine forecasting operations in their Houston, Texas office.

Aaron graduated from Texas A&M University with a Master of Science in Meteorology and from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering. He holds active memberships in the American Geophysical Union and the American Meteorological Society.

Stevie Thompson

Director of Marketing
Ms. Stevie Thompson joined ExoConsulting in November 2020 as our Marketing and Social Media Coordinator. Her responsibilities include developing and implementing our marketing strategy. Additionally, she will develop and distribute innovative social media content designed to engage our client base.

Since 2018, Ms. Thompson has worked as a freelance artist, creating marketing graphics in the Oklahoma City area. She is presently working on her Bachelor of Science in Entertainment Business from Full Sail University. Away from work, she enjoys family, photography, and painting.
UW–Madison Atomspheric & Oceanic Student and Faculty Portrait Session, November, 2022.

Aaron Gosch

We are proud to announce our latest hire, Aaron Gosch. He will work with our existing RaceWeather clients in collaboration with our operational forecasting team. Aaron recently graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Next year, he will be returning to Madison to pursue his Master of Science Professional Degree in Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences. He loves sports, the outdoors and everything relating to weather. Aaron is excited to learn more about the connection between atmospheric science and motorsports.

Elizabeth Ohlemacher

Elizabeth joined RaceWeather in June 2022. She recently received her Bachelor of Science in Meteorology from Texas A&M University. For as long as she can remember, she has always wanted to be a meteorologist. She enjoys traveling, spending time outdoors, and painting. She loves being a part of our team and to continue learning more about atmospheric sciences and their impact on motorsports.
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Steve M.

Steve has provided tailored forecasts for INDYCAR series races through his “Indycar Weatherman” twitter account (@Indycar_Wxman) since 2012, providing his followers site-specific weather information and timely updates with a focus on operational impacts to track and event activities. Steve graduated from Penn State with a Bachelor in Science in Meteorology in 2000 and has over 20 years of forecasting and leadership experience in the meteorological career field to include aviation, resource protection, tropical, climate, and space weather products and support for locations around the world. He also previously served as an advisory board member to the University of Arizona’s Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences department. He currently resides in Tampa, FL.
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Brian Neudorff

Bio coming soon.