Resume EXPERIENCE WFOR-TV Minneapolis, MN December 2017 - Present Freelance Meteorologist WFOR-TV Miami, FL April 2016 – June 1st 2016 Freelance Meteorologist Al Jazeera America New York, NY July 2013 – April 2016 Morning Meteorologist Meteorologist for “Your World This Morning” & contributor across the network during active weather Innovated, researched, and produced a branded environmental segment Served as expert on topics such as climate change and tropical weather United States Air Force August 2003 - Present Air Force Reserves Aerial Reconnaissance Officer Fly into hurricanes including Katrina, Wilma, and Earl to determine storm center and intensity Collect and report weather data from tropical systems, information which is critical to NHC forecasts Carry out extensive public outreach and education on tropical weather and weather safety Air National Guard Weather Officer and Forecaster, August 1992 – August 2003 Prepare forecasts and briefings tailored to ground aviations operations, deploy overseas The Weather Channel Atlanta, GA July 2004 – June 2013 Meteorologist & Anchor Anchor weather stories and provide weather forecasts for top-rated network program Research, participate and provide content for station environmental initiatives Create forecast segments and participate in show production, content and writing Build relationships with advertisers which helps provide additional revenue for the company Offer specific expertise as hurricane expert, travel analyst and aviation authority KJRH-TV Tulsa, OK November 2002 – April 2004 Evening Meteorologist Craft and deliver on-air forecasts, extensive work with severe weather Serve as storm chaser and live reporter for station Ag Day South Bend, IN June 2001 – October 2002 Meteorologist Part-time meteorologist for nationally syndicated program WNDU-TV South Bend, IN October 2000 – June 2002 Weekend Meteorologist Weekend meteorologist and primary fill-in for all other shifts; report and perform live reports Speak at schools about weather; regularly make public appearances on behalf of the station KOTA-TV Rapid City, SD August 1998 – April 2000 Morning & Noon Meteorologist Prepare and convey all forecasts for KOTA-TV and radio; regularly report weather from live locations Produce and anchor morning news cut-ins and anchored entire Noon News as needed Member of American Meteorological Society and AMS Seal Holder EDUCATION Georgia State University College of Law, Atlanta, GA - Juris Doctorate, May 2010 University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN - B.A. Speech Communications, 1996 Community College of the Air Force - Associate’s Degree, Weather technology (meteorology) REFERENCES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST