ALYSSA CAROPRESE

 

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CBM #682

 

EXPERIENCE

 

WRGB CBS 6 Albany, NY February 2022-Current

Morning/Noon Meteorologist

Morning Meteorologist (October 2016-February 2022)

  • Forecast, produce and deliver weather for three-and-a-half-hour weekday morning newscast, CBS This Morning cut-ins and fill in on noon newscast when needed
  • Recorded and live radio forecasts
  • Nominated for 2017 New York State Associated Press Award: Best Weathercast
  • Daily posts to social media platforms including Facebook lives
  • Assisted in building of graphics for transition and launch of Weather Central to WSI MAX
  • Contribute to Winter Weather Special
  • Occasional guest speaking, emceeing and school visits

Weekend/Noon Meteorologist (March 2015-October 2016)

  • Filling in on all other newscasts
  • Assist chief meteorologist in building graphics when needed
  • Occasional news reporting on feature stories, including American Pharaoh
  • Go to school visits frequently

 

KDRV NewsWatch12 Medford, OR August 2013-February 2015

Morning/Midday Meteorologist

  • Daily posts to social media platforms
  • Attend multiple monthly school visits with KDRV “Weather in the Classrooms” book Shoot, write and edit winter and summer specials covering snow and fire season Implemented transition and launching of WSI Titan to MAX, building graphics from scratch
  • Assisted in the building of weather page on website using Wordpress with new weather graphics

Weekend Meteorologist & Web Producer (December 2012-August 2013)

  • Record weather for local radio stations
  • Modify, post, write and/or tease news stories for website and social media
  • Assist in managing and maintaining website
  • Monitor social media through Hootsuite and Social News Desk

 

 

ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE

- Intern, News 12, Edison NJ, Summer 2012

- Intern, WABC, New York NY, Summer 2011

- Intern, National Weather Service, Mount Holly NJ, Summer 2011

- Intern, NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies, New York NY, Summer 2010

 

 

AFFILIATIONS

American Meteorological Society Member

 

 

EDUCATION

Rutgers University, October 2012 Bachelor of Science in Meteorology

 

COMPUTER SKILLS

WSI TruVu MAX, Weather Central ENPS and iNews

Social News Desk, Hootsuite Edius

 

References available upon request