Justin is a CIRES affiliate and an Assistant Research Scientist with the University of Maryland and NASA Goddard. Prior to this, Justin was a CIRES Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow in the Water and Climate Research Group, where his research focused on investigating the sensitivity of wildlife habitat estimates to snow modeling decisions. Justin's current research focuses primarily on seasonal snowpack, including research topics focused on improving montane snow estimates using data-driven approaches, and strategies for observing global snow water storage from satellite remote sensing.