Mr. Cristopher Spencer joined HRC in March 2007 as a member of the Information Technology department, responsible for software systems development and administration. Cristopher obtained his B.S. with Honors in Computer Science from California State University San Marcos in May 2006 with additional academic emphasis in Mathematics and Physics. Since joining the Hydrologic Research Center, Cristopher has participated in the collaborative efforts HRC researchers and engineers in the development and distribution of real-time operational decision support systems. His primary contributions to the development of these systems is in the areas of system design, implementation and administration as well as ongoing end-user training and support.