Full Name
Brian D'Agostino
Job Title
Vice President, Wildfire and Climate Science
San Diego Gas & Electric
Speaker Bio
Brian D’Agostino is the Vice President of Wildfire & Climate Science for SDG&E. D’Agostino is responsible for Emergency Management, Wildfire Mitigation, situational awareness, weather forecasting and climate adaptation initiatives. D’Agostino joined SDG&E in 2009 and oversaw the development of SDG&E’s meteorology program, one of the nation’s most sophisticated meteorology programs.
D’Agostino also served as the director of Fire Science and Climate Adaptation for four years expanding situational awareness and forecasting capabilities while also establishing customer and community resilience programs. D’Agostino is a founding member of the AMS Committee on Wildfire Weather, Technology and Risk and also serves as the Inaugural Chair of the National Science Foundation Wildfire Interdisciplinary Research Center at San Jose State University . D’Agostino is a graduate of Plymouth State University with a bachelor of science in meteorology.
Brian D'Agostino