Education: BS Broadcast Meteorology Lyndon State College
Current Position/Job Duties: Meteorologist
Previous Work Experience: WOAY Beckley, WV, WOWK Huntington, WV, WIVB Buffalo, NY, WHAS Louisville, KY
Joined News 5: February 2nd, 2017
Most Memorable Stories: Pulling an all-nighter during the December 16th, 2009 snowstorm in West Virginia. Covering the first “Blizzard” in Buffalo in over 20 years in 2014. Pulling an all-nighter for straight line storms in the summer of 2015.
Awards/Honors: AMS Certified. 2014 Buffalo Broadcasters Association Best Use of Social Media.
Role Models: Mark Johnson, Don Paul, Spencer Adkins, Brad Panovich.
Favorite Music: Modern Rock
Favorite Program: How I Met Your Mother
Favorite Foods: Tacos
Family: Married since June of 2013 to my wife Adrea.
Hobbies & Interests: Ultimate Frisbee, working out, trying new restaurants
Something people don’t know about me: While I was born in Indiana because my Father was in the Coast Guard, I grew up in NE Ohio. My NE Ohio roots go all the way back to my great great grandparents.
What I like best about NE Ohio: The people. The sports fans. The culture.
You’re most likely to see me around town at: Watching the Indians/Cavaliers/Browns or eating somewhere downtown.
On weekends I love to: My “weekends” are Monday and Tuesday so I usually hit the gym and run errands.