Jennifer Correa

 

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EXPERIENCE

 

Meteorologist, WFOR-TV                              Miami, FL                                                September 2018 - Present

 

Weekend Morning Meteorologist, WPLG-TV,     Pembroke Park, FL                                      August 2014 - May 2018

  • Fill-in on weekday shows
  • Weekend Morning Meteorologist for number watched morning news show in South Florida.
  • On-air Meteorologist for the noon show twice a week and fill-in during the weekday mornings when needed to.
  • Forecast local weather for Broward, Miami-Dade and Monroe counties this includes cities such as Fort Lauderdale, Miami, and Key West.
  • Forecast and tracked tropical systems, storms, and hurricanes for 4 hurricane seasons and most recent was a local impact was Hurricane Irma.
  • 24-hour coverage of Hurricane Irma.
  • Proficient in The Weather Company’s, formerly WSI, Max graphics program.
  • Produce weather graphics three times a week for the weekday Meteorologists.
  • Work along side former National Hurricane Center Director, Max Mayfield.
  • Constantly active on social media and engaging with followers.
  • Emceed the Crockett Foundation Derby Days charity event in May 2016
  • Participated in in “Over the Edge” and rappelled down 19 floors for the Miami Children’s Initiative.
  • Have visit local schools to teach the students Meteorology and focus on the importance of education.
  • American Meteorological Society member.

 

Bilingual TV Meteorologist, Accuweather            State College, Pa                                       September 2012 - 2014

  • Broadcast local forecasts for KRXI FOX 11 Reno and Branson, MO.
  • Spanish TV Meteorologist for KSMS Univision Monterey, CA; Telemundo Atlanta, GA; Bolivision; Cablecom Mexico; CableOnda Panama.
  • Record live hits for Fox News, Fox Business and ABC News.
  • Broadcast local forecasts for U.S. cities viewed on Accuweather.com and Accuweather Television Network (ATN).
  • National broadcasts for Regional high and low temperatures, Travel forecast, and Weather
  • Tropical Outlook and National Forecast for AccuLive, Accuweather.com, and ATN.
  • MLB games weather broadcast for pre- and post-game for Detroit Tigers and Atlanta
  • Write Top Story and Weather Why scripts and packages.
  • Analyze, forecast and brief the weather to inform and keep the public aware, prepared and out of harms way when bad weather strikes.
  • Use Cinema Live HD and Galileo weather programs.
  • Broadcast radio weather updates.

 

Meteorologist Intern, WCTV CBS                       Tallahassee, FL                                     January 2008 - April 2008

  • Assisted meteorologists with forecast, web updates, and graphics.
  • Learned to use Weather Central graphics software.
  • Recorded radio weather updates and practiced weather segments in front of chroma-key.

 

Team Leader, 4FSU Weather Show                    Tallahassee, FL                                      August 2007 - April 2009

  • Floor director and producer of the FSU Weather Show.
  • Broadcasted local and national weather live on-air.
  • Created weather graphics using WSI software.

 

Press Intern, Science Media Centre                    London, UK                                           May 2008 - August 2008

  • Arranged media interviews between the journalists and scientists.
  • Conducted press briefings, monitored the daily media coverage online, television, and news-
  • Demonstrated the museumʼs PDA system at the Royal Grand Opening event for the Royal Institution of Great Britain

 

EDUCATION

 

 Florida State University, B.S. in Meteorology, Tallahassee, FL, 2006-2009

  • Minors in Communication, Mathematics, and Physics
  • Proficient with Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Mac OS and social networking sites: Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
  • Knowledgeable of WSI, Weather Central graphics

 

 References available upon request