Krista Romita Grocholski

Krista Romita Grocholski

Physical Scientist; Professor of Policy Analysis, Pardee RAND Graduate School

Krista Romita Grocholski (she/her) is a physical scientist at RAND, a professor of policy analysis at the Pardee RAND Graduate School, and lead principal investigator of the NOAA Mid-Atlantic Climate Adaptation Partnership (formerly RISA) program called MARISA. Romita Grocholski's work at RAND has been focused on climate adaptation and resilience, non-lethal weapons and intermediate force capabilities, emerging technologies, commercial space, and building data tools/visualizations. Prior to joining RAND, she completed her Ph.D. in observational astronomy at the University of Florida. Romita Grocholski received her M.S. in astronomy from the University of Florida and her B.A. in astronomy and physics from Vassar College.

Education

PhD in astronomy, University of Florida; M.S. in astronomy, University of Florida; B.A. in astronomy & physics, Vassar College

Selected Work

  • Miro, Michelle E., Krista Romita Grocholski, Turning Climate Information into Action for Stormwater Management in the Mid-Atlantic Region, RAND Corporation (PE-A2794-1), 2023
  • Romita Grocholski, Krista, Scott Savitz, Jonathan P. Wong, Sydney Litterer, Raza Khan, and Monika Cooper, How to Effectively Assess the Impact of Non-Lethal Weapons as Intermediate Force Capabilities, RAND Corporation (RR-A654-1), 2022
  • Romita Grocholski, Krista, Scott Savitz, Sydney Litterer, Monika Cooper, Clay McKinney, and Andrew Ziebell, Assessing the Impact of Diverse Intermediate Force Capabilities and Integrating Them into Wargames for the U.S. Department of Defense and NATO, RAND Corporation (RR-A1544-1), 2023
  • Romita Grocholski, Krista, Michelle E. Miro, Lena Easton-Calabria, Samantha Borisoff, Jessica Spaccio, and Arthur T. DeGaetano, Mid-Atlantic Regional Climate Impacts Summary and Outlook: Winter 2023–2024, RAND Corporation (TL-A386-18), 2024
  • Miro, Michelle E., Krista Romita Grocholski, Lena Easton-Calabria, Jessica Spaccio, Samantha Borisoff, and Arthur T. DeGaetano, Mid-Atlantic Regional Climate Impacts Summary and Outlook: Fall 2023, RAND Corporation (TL-A386-17), 2023
  • Romita Grocholski, Krista, Arthur T. DeGaetano, Benjamin Eck, Debra Knopman, Kirstin Dow, Lena Easton-Calabria, Amanda Farris, Jory Fleming, Omar Gates, Jenna Jorns, and Michelle E. Miro, Climate Hazard and Mitigation Planning (CHaMP) Tool: Background and Guidance for Users, RAND Corporation (TL-A386-9), 2022
  • Yonekura, Emmi, Brian Dolan, Moon Kim, Krista Romita Grocholski, Raza Khan, and Yool Kim, Commercial Space Capabilities and Market Overview: The Relationship Between Commercial Space Developments and the U.S. Department of Defense, RAND Corporation (RR-A578-2), 2022
  • Wong, Jonathan P., Yool Kim, Krista Langeland, George Nacouzi, Krista Romita Grocholski, Jonathan Balk, Karishma V. Patel, and Barbara Bicksler, Leveraging Commercial Space Services: Opportunities and Risks for the Department of the Air Force, RAND Corporation (RR-A1724-1), 2023

Authored by Krista Romita Grocholski

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