The Texas A&M University System assembled a strong team to lead and operate the Southern Regional Climate Center. The SRCC Director is Dr. John Nielsen-Gammon. He has served as a Professor in the Texas A&M Department of Atmospheric Sciences since 1991 and as the Texas State Climatologist since 2000. Supporting Dr. Nielsen-Gammon is a partnership including the Texas A&M University College of Geosciences, the Texas A&M Transportation Institute, and Trabus Technologies. This innovative teaming approach brings strong expertise in climatology, engineering research, and data science.