Our very own Professor Jim Steenburgh has been elected to the AMS Council, which is the governing body of the American Meteorological Society. His election highlights Jim's well-deserved recognition in our field. His term will start after the conclusion of the AMS Annual Conference in January. Jim is one of two new council members from the academic sector and one of five new council members overall. To read more about Jim's election, accomplishments, and information on the other new council members, check out the AMS Election Information page.