Steve Bowen is an Associate Director and Meteorologist for Aon Benfield’s Impact Forecasting division in Chicago. He leads the firm’s Catastrophe Insight group in conducting real-time and historical global natural disaster analysis. He was selected in 2014 to participate on a steering committee for an ongoing White House initiative between the public and private sectors that seeks to mitigate future impacts from weather events and climate pattern shifts. He has also collaborated with NOAA, state and local agencies, insurance industry groups, and universities regarding various weather, climate, and catastrophe loss topics.
Bowen earned his Master of Science in Business Analytics degree from the University of Notre Dame, and his Bachelor of Science degree in Meteorology from Florida State University. He is a member of the American Meteorological Society (AMS) and the National Weather Association (NWA).