High-energy, motivated Broadcast Meteorologist with experience in live anchoring and weather producing. Team player with strong work ethic, excellent attention to detail, and passion for producing daily weather forecast based on thorough analysis. Demonstrated ability to engage audience by presenting information in a personable and professional manner. Works well in fast-paced environments. Awarded the title of Best Weather Broadcaster in the State of Wyoming by the Wyoming Association of Broadcasters. Willing to relocate.
Rutgers University, School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, BS / Bachelors of Science in Meteorology, May 2011, GPA 3.7, Cum laude
Middlesex County College, AS / Associates of Science in Mathematics, May 2009, GPA 3.8, Magna cum laude
Awarded the title of Best Weather Broadcaster in the State of Wyoming
Dean’s List – 6 terms
Outstanding Achievement in the Division of Science and Mathematics
Member of Phi Theta Kappa - Honor Society of the Middlesex County College
KGWN-TV CBS 5 NEWS, Cheyenne, WY: March 2012 to Present
Broadcast Meteorologist/ Co-Anchor
Anchors the weather during the station’s morning show, live cut-ins with the CBS Network, and the noon show.
Also anchors a 15 min weather segment for KGWN’s sister station, NOCO 5.
Produces a daily forecast based on individual analysis of model and live weather data.
Effectively presents the daily weather story by utilizing innovative graphics and short animated clips that visually demonstrate future weather patterns.
Works diligently during severe weather outbreaks by performing live weather cut-ins and providing constant weather updates via the station website and social media.
Reports live on scene and is comfortable providing the weather report from different locations.
Co-Anchors the news during the morning show and conducts live interviews.
Uses the Worldnow's producer content management system to upload daily video forecasts and update the weather outlook on the station website.
YMCA, Woodbridge, NJ: May 2006 to February 2011
Supervisor, Membership Staff
Managed a 20 person staff team and monitored transactions.
Assembled the end-of-day report for auditing purposes and compiled the daily deposit.
Ensured member satisfaction.
Provided tours for potential members of the facility.
Assisted the Marketing Director in producing quality advertisements through the use of various computer programs.
RU-TV at Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ: September 2009 to May 2011
Broadcast Meteorologist/ Weather Producer
Gained on camera experience.
Recorded daily forecasts and ensured quality production.
Researched and analyzed data from the internet using the knowledge obtained through my education in Meteorology.
Collaborated with other RU-TV participants to explore ways of improving the forecast.
WWOR-TV MY9 NEWS, Secaucus, NJ: May 2010 to July 2010
Intern - Meteorology and Newsroom
Shadowed the studio’s Head Meteorologist, Audrey Puente, as she prepared and obtained data for her forecasts.
Edited and produced weather slides for the live show under the Meteorologist’s supervision.
Gained experience broadcasting the weather in a professional news studio.
Attended an event the station was covering and interviewed several of the attendees.
Performed newsroom tasks such as researching stories, updating social media sites with breaking stories, and operating the teleprompter.
Adept with use of Weather Central’s Live and 3D Live, Worldnow’s Content Management System, GEMPAK, GARP, BUFKIT, BASIC, and Microsoft Office Package including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. Very well versed with the use of various social media sites. Have basic knowledge of Final Cut Pro.