The Weather Channel: August 2013-Present-On Camera Meteorologist
On air meteorologist for Weather Center Live and Wake up with Al. Host 3 to 4 hour shows including weather presentation, script reading and interviews. Report live from the field in a variety of weather conditions from tornado aftermath to blizzards. Handle hits for The Today Show, MSNBC, CNBC and NBC Nightly as needed.
WCSH-TV (Portland,ME): Jan 2010-June 2013-Meteorologist
Meteorologist for weekend morning and weekday noon newscasts at dominant #1 station. Unparalleled internet presence via creative, informative, and entertaining weather blog coupled with social media. Won readers choice "Best of Maine" award for TV personalities after only 2 years in market. Point person for WSI MAX system install and subsequent graphics development for all station meteorologists. Resident "tech guy" in department, continually developing new looks and explainer visuals while maintaining existing equipment.
WPTZ-TV (Burlington,VT): December 2007-Jan. 2010-Meteorologist
Meteorologist for all weekend newscasts (Morning, 6PM and 11PM). Created new graphics package in use by the entire weather team with updated look and capabilities. Developed an area forecast, created show graphics on WXCentral LIVE, updated weather portion of website and anchor shows. Team player who filled in regularly and on short notice.
Weather Services International: May 2005- Nov. 2007-Forecaster
On-Camera segments for media clients. Worked with WSI ShowFX systems to create graphics for television stations across the country, including FOXNEWS. Recorded voice overs for Bloomberg International, Bay News 9, Kansas City and others.
Lyndon State College- B.S. in Meteorology
A.S. in Television Studies
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Jim Cantore- Lead Meteorologist- The Weather Channel
Steve Carter- General Manager- KUSA-TV
Tom Messner- WPTZ Chief Meteorologist