From science fairs to career fairs, STEM conferences to International professional conferences, and everything in between; Cyrena has delivered attention-grabbing presentations with a positive message and sense of humor. But don’t just take our word for it, see what others have said below!

“I never considered a STEM career until I met Cyrena. Now I know I too can find my passion and pursue a career I’ll love.”
Women in Science and Engineering student

“Cyrena was extremely knowledgeable about her subject matter, kept the dialogue at what was understandable to non-experts and interjected humor at appropriate times. She has a very diverse background and it was very clear that she greatly enjoyed meteorology and talking about the subject. A model presenter!”
Anonymous audience member

“One of the best OLLI courses I've attended in the four years I've been participating, couldn't have been happier.  Definitely worth the hour drive.”
OLLI Course attendee

“Just letting you know you were my favorite workshop today at WISE! You made me want to follow your path and become a meteorologist! Your story was so cool and so inspiring!”
Women in Science and Engineering student

“Cyrena was an incredibly accomplished young woman, and a great speaker.  Extremely interesting and entertaining”
Keynote audience member

“… an amazing math teacher who came as a sub, but taught better than any math teacher I've ever had. For a student like me who's bilingual she broke down the language of numbers to a common langue that i could understand. She's very patient and speaks with gracious confidence.”
8th grade math student

“I was able to understand months worth of math in a short period of time because her method of braking down the math to a simpler form and getting straight to the point. I understood the math better and much faster then I did before.”
8th grade math student

Contact Cyrena for more information on her speaking programs, including:

Weather 101
Math- Will I Ever Use This?
From Failing Math to Meteorologist: How You Too Can Overcome the Math Hurdle

Past Presentations and Appearances

Women In Science & Engineering Speaker, Salem State University, June 2019
NH Fisher Cats STEM in the Stadium, Manchester, NH, May and June 2019
OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute) Presenter on Collecting Weather Data, April 2019
IINA Symposium 2019 - Edmonton, Alberta, April 2019
IISA Symposium, Calgary, Alberta, April 2019
Friends of the Earth, Sea, and Space Center, April 2019
TechWomen Annual Luncheon, April 2019
OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute) Presenter Intro to Weather, December 2018
Insurance QA Conference, September 2018
Girls STEM Summit Statewide, April 2018
Women in Science and Engineering Speaker, Salem, Mass. March 2018
The Year that Rocked the Atmosphere - Denver's Costliest Hail Storm, Athenium Analytics, February 2018
Jr. Tech Summit Keynote, March 2017
Purdue Weather STEM Camp Speaker, July 2016
SEE Science Center Science on Tap Panelist, Manchester, NH June 2016
Women in Science and Engineering Speaker, Salem, Mass. March 2016
Keynote Speaker NH Science and Engineer Expo, Concord, NH March 2016
WeatherBrains 510, national meteorology webcast, October 2015
Women in Science and Engineering Speaker, Salem, Mass. March 2015
Aspire to Climb Higher, December 2014
Valley Women, magazine cover and feature story, Nov/Dec 2014 Issue
Eaton: Mount Washington Observatory, August 2014
WeatherBrains, national meteorology webcast, May 2014
Keynote Speaker Women in Science & Tech, White Mtn. Community College, April 2014
Keynote Speaker NH Science and Engineer Expo, Concord, NH March 2014
Meteorology Technology World Expo Speaker, Brussels, Belgium, October 2013
Polar Technology Conference Speaker, Annapolis, MD April 2013
Women in Science and Engineering Speaker, Salem, Mass. March 2013
Good Morning America, February 2013
… and more!