Kelly McCusker

Climate Scientist

Kelly McCusker is a Climate Scientist at RHG lending climate science expertise to a range of projects and software development support to the Climate Impact Lab. Previously, Kelly was a Postdoctoral Fellow and Research Associate at the University of Washington and the University of Victoria in British Columbia, Canada where she studied the role of the changing Arctic sea ice cover on global circulation, weather, and climate using a hierarchy of numerical global climate models. She received a Bachelor’s in Mathematics from Providence College and a Ph.D. in Atmospheric Sciences with a concentration in Climate Science from the University of Washington, and in between worked as a software developer in defense, finance, and astrophysics.

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Nicholas Consonery Joins Rhodium Group as Director

Rhodium Group (RHG) has appointed Nicholas "Nick" Consonery as Director, with the firm's China macroeconomic and special projects team, effective immediately. Previously Nick served at FTI Consulting, where he was the firm's senior director on Asia political risk and helped to build a political and country risk advisory service. Prior to that, Nick served in senior roles related to China analysis and consulting at Eurasia Group from 2008-2016, culminating with his appointment as director there in 2014.