Live Work Samples
Late Night Severe Weather Coverage
Live Fun Elements
Social Media - Non Traditional Elements
1997 to Present: WOWK - TV.
WOWK - TV Charleston - Huntington WV
-Anchor Weathercasts for 5, 6, 7 & 11 pm newscasts
-Responsible for development and execution of Severe Weather Plan.
-Oversee multiple social media platforms for WOWK/WVNS Stormtracker weather brands.
2004 to Present: WV Media Holdings.
Corporate Chief Meteorologist
WV Media Holdings
-Anchor Weathercasts for Statewide Newscast on four network affiliates Monday through Friday 5:30 pm.
February 2003 to 2016: WVNS - TV.
WVNS - TV Bluefield - Beckley - Oak Hill, WV
-Anchor Weathercasts for 5, 6, 10 & 11 pm newscasts for WOWK's sister station
1993 - 1997 WOWK - TV.
- Morning News Co-Anchor 13 News This Morning
- Charleston Assignment Editor
- Live Feature Reporter
- Morning Weather Anchor
1992 - 1993 WHOI - TV Peoria, IL Weekend Weather / Weekday Reporter
1991 - 1992 WYVN - TV Martinsburg, WV Main Anchor / Producer
1989 - 1991 WBOY - TV Clarksburg, WV Main Anchor / Producer
1989 WBKB - TV Alpena, MI Anchor / Reporter / Producer
SOFTWARE AND PROGRAMS
Baron Services Lynx, Baron Services Omni, Baron Services Fastrac, WSI TruView Sky, WSI Weather Producer, WSI ShowFX, BTI Early Warning Weather Alert, GRLevel3, GRLevel2, GRLevel2Analyst, NWS BUFKIT, GIMP digital image software, AP ENPS, Sony Vegas, multiple video camera platforms, Windows, PowerPoint, Access, Word.
EDUCATION, TRAINING & AWARDS
1997-1999 Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS.
Broadcast Meteorology Certificate
1985-1989 Oakland University, Rochester, MI.
B.A. Communications / Minor Journalism
Associated Press Best Weather Operation and Best Weathercast Awards for Ohio and West Virginia as well as West Virginia Broadcasters Association Best Weathercast Awards.
REFERENCES - More Upon Request
Mr. Ken White
Former WOWK News Director
Mr. Chad Hypes 304-731-5243
Former WOWK Assistant News Director
Ms. Sandra Cole 304-416-3366
Former WOWK Anchor
Mr. Bill Bissett
President Huntington Chamber of Commerce
Mr. Doug Shiels
CEO Linchpin Integrated Marketing
Mr. Scott Cosco
Partner Hartman, Harman, Mullins & Cosco
Mr. Joe Stevens
Co-Founder The Media Center Charleston, WV
Mr. Rob Cornelius
Ohio University Sports Broadcaster/Political Consultant