North Carolina State University

  • B.S. Meteorology, May 2013
  • Minors in Environmental Science and Mathematics
  • 3.92 / 4.0 GPA, Summa Cum Laude


Honors and Activities

  • AMS Scholarship Recipient
  • AMS Academic Acheivement Award
  • Phi Kappa Phi
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Dean's List (all terms)
  • PAMS Honors Program
  • Scholars Program
  • WISE Program
  • WX Challenge Forecaster
  • Undergraduate Research Assistant
  • NCSU Dance Team - 2010 to 2012



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Nate Johnson,WRAL-TV

Meteorologist, Executive Producer, and Teacher

Gary Lackmann,North Carolina State University

Professor and Director of Graduate Programs


Jonathan Blaes, National Weather Service, Raleigh Forecast Office

Science Operations Officer


Markus Petters,North Carolina State University

Advisor and Professor




WDBJ7 Weekend Meteorologist, Roanoke, VA

July 2013 to Present

  • Anchor all weekend weather shows
  • Produce and deliver weather forecasts
  • Lead station's climate change initiative
  • Represent the station at public events and school visits


NCSU Broadcast Meteorology Program, Raleigh, NC

August 2010 to May 2013

  • Generated forecasts using Linux and forecast models
  • Produced forecasts for WKNC, Wolfbytes Radio, ComTech, and Technician
  • Created live NCSU Weather broadcasts on Wolfpack Sports Television


National Weather Service, Intern, Raleigh, NC

January 2012 to Present

  • Support science operations officers
  • Assist forecasters with projects and daily responsibilities
  • Second author in Orographic Lifted Cirrus Clouds for AMS publication


WRAL-TV,Weather Center Intern, Raleigh, NC

September 2012 to December 2012

  • Analyzed meteorological data and create forecasts for central North Carolina

  • Developed and updated content for station websites and mobile platforms


News 14 Carolina, Weather Center Intern, Raleigh, NC

September 2011 to May 2012

  • Built weather graphics for television and internet broadcasts
  • Prepared forecasts for central and eastern North Carolina


Teacher Assistant, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

August 2012 to May 2013

  • Created classroom expectations and syllabus
  • Prepared lecture and supplementary material before each lab
  • Evaluated and graded students based on accuracy and completeness


NC Division of Air Quality,Air Quality Forecast Center Intern, Raleigh, NC

May 2012 to August 2012

  • Forecasted air quality across seven regions of North Carolina
  • Published forecasts via USEPA and NCDAQ websites and phone recordings