mike bettes

 

Resume

 

CBM #491

 

EXPERIENCE

 

On Camera Meteorologist – The Weather Channel      12/2003-Present

  • Current Host of Weather Underground, weekdays 6-8PM
  • Co-host, TWC flagship morning programs, 2006 - 2014
  • Presenter of live weather in-studio and in the field
  • Work intimately with a dedicated team to generate daily weather stories for TV and digital platforms
  • Write and fact check show scripts
  • Active participant in social media

 

Chief Meteorologist – WLOS TV            10/2000-11/2003

  • Managed 4-person weather department
  • Anchored live weather at 5, 6, & 11pm
  • Writer, producer, and anchor of hour-long weather spcials
  • Public appearances & school visits

 

Meteorologist – WSYX/WTTE TV          9/1996-2000

  • Anchored live weekend weather at 6, 10, & 11pm
  • Live field meteorologist
  • Public appearances & school visits

 

 

EDUCATION

 

B.S. Atmospheric Science – Ohio State University   3/1995

 

SKILLS

Proficient with Mac and PC, including Microsoft Office, Avid, iNews, Dalet, Final Cut Pro, WSI, and social media, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat

 

 

AFFILIATIONS & AWARDS

 

National Weather Association Broadcaster of the Year, 2014

National Headliner Award, Joplin Tornado, 2011

Silver Telly Award, Joplin Tornado, 2011

Ohio Valley Regional Emmy Award, “Storm Chasers”

AMS Certified Broadcast Meteorologist Seal #491

NWA Seal of Approval #9810595

Ohio Valley Regional Emmy – Storm Chasers – 2000

National Headliner Award – Joplin Tornado – First Place - 2011

Telly Silver Award – Joplin Tornado - 2011