Dr Fariza Yunus is the Director of National Weather and Geophysics Operation Centre, Malaysian Meteorological Department (MET Malaysia). Before this, she was the director for various divisions at MET Malaysia. She is a member of the Scientific Planning Group of APN since November 2013. She is one of the experts who involve in the evaluation of research funding at the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI), Malaysia. Dr Fariza Yunus is a panel for the Malaysian Government Scholarship, since 2014. She was appointed in several technical committees as an individual member for Malaysia in the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) since April 2018. Dr Fariza is appointed as an Industry Panel for Faculty of Computer Science and Mathematics, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia. She was representing Malaysia as Focal Point for Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) for Policy and Partnership of Science, Technology and Innovation (PPSTI) Working Group. She has presented and published several technical papers at national and international levels.