BRAD SOWDER
 Resume EXPERIENCE KOCO-TV Oklahoma City, OK November 2012 - Present Morning Meteorologist Prepare and present accurate weekday morning on-air weathercasts Presented at various National Weather Conventions as a severe weather expert Storm chaser – chased tornadoes live from news helicopter and from storm chase vehicle Professionally engaged in social media with more than 60,000 social media followers, and over 10 million video views in 2016 alone. KOAA-TV Colorado Springs, CO October 2009 – November 2012 Meteorologist Forecasted and presented accurate on-air weathercasts Covered live severe weather events Designed and built weather graphics brand KJCT-TV Grand Junction, CO April 2006 – October 2009 Chief Meteorologist Managed operations of the weather department Designed and implemented weather spotter program EDUCATION University of North Carolina – Asheville, 2006 Bachelors of Science in Atmospheric Science AWARDS & ACCOMPLISHMENTS 2017: Emmy award for Tornado Outbreak Coverage 2013-2015: Best Morning Newscast, Oklahoma Association Broadcasters 2013: Emmy nominated for Severe Weather Coverage 2009: Awarded fellowship to “Understanding Violent Weather”, National Press Foundation 2008: Best Weathercast, Colorado Broadcasters Association 2008: Certified Broadcast Meteorologist #284, American Meteorological Society 2007: Best Weathercast, Colorado Associated Press SKILLS Max Systems (WSI) The Weather Company Barons Dual Pol Doppler Radar