Lisa Villegas

 

Resume

 

 

EXPERIENCE

 

KPCQ-TV/FOX O&O                                                                                                                2020- Present

Chief Meteorologist

- Constructed a weather alert day plan for the department and news room

- Implemented a new social media plan

 

KOLD-TV/CBS, KSMB/FOX                                                                                                          2017-2020

Chief Meteorologist

- Developed accurate 3-degree guaranteed forecasts

- Voted best local weatherperson in Tucson (Tucson Weekly)

- Managed monsoon special

- Led severe weather (monsoon) coverage

- Social media (vegan) cooking segments

 

KTVT-TV/CBS O&O                                                                                                                    2014-2017

Mid-Day Meteorologist

- Promoted to 4pm meteorologist (previously weekend AM Met)

- Top 100 Meteorologists on social media (#39)

- Forecasted for Echo device/ KRLD

- Covered breaking/severe weather frequently

 

KRGV-TV/ABC                                                                                                                           2011-2014

Morning Meteorologist

- Organized hurricane specials

- Facilitated science fair programs

- Frequently covered squall lines and hurricanes

 

KLFY-TV/CBS                                                                                                                          2010 - 2011

Weekend Meteorologist

- Solely covered Tropical Storm Lee

- Weekday weather reporter

 

 

EDUCATION

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach, Florida Bachelor of Science in Meteorology

 

 

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS

- Ability to lead and problem solve with empathy while following guidelines.

- Interact with viewers via in person appearances, phone conference, social media live

feeds and email.

- First point of contact for viewers with questions regarding weather alerts and trends.

- Track interactions with other industry professionals regarding weather patterns, shelter

advisement for viewers and social media alerts.

- Present weather-related information to small groups including senior citizens, elementary

age children, storm chasers and non-profit organizations.

 

 

COMPUTER SKILLS

-WSI

-Baron

-Weather Central

-Website design and development