Operational Meteorologist, Met Office, Milngave
Scotland, United Kingdom
Alison is an Operational Meteorologist at the Met Office and is currently based at RAF Leeming, Yorkshire. Her work involves generating forecasts and briefing the pilots who operate from the airfield. Before this, Alison studied Natural Sciences at the University of Cambridge, specialising in Chemistry. She loves travelling and has undertaken expeditions to Svalbard in the Arctic and the Omani desert, as well as working as a cook on a dive boat travelling around the Scottish and Norwegian coasts. She cannot wait to see Antarctica and meet all the inspiring women going on the Homeward Bound expedition.