Ronald McDonald House Charities - Executive Board Member, Big Brothers/Big Sisters program, Live 5 Weather Class in the schools, Project Impact (Community Hurricane Planning), Veteran's Hospital, Datastreme Teacher Educational Project, Kids' Fair, Civil Air Patrol, US Naval Reserve
Wife, Janet, and 2 Children, Amy and Frank
Favorite Books and Movies:
Book- Executive Orders, by Tom Clancy
Movies: Midway, The Firm, Midnight Run, Strategic Air Command
Likes Best About Lowcountry:
The people and the mild weather.
Most Interesting Assignment:
Hurricane Hugo, hurricanes in general, Naval deployment to Bulgaria, News assignment to South America, Israel and Italy. Air Force deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan.
2-time Emmy Award Winner
5-time Telly Award Winner
Associated Press Best Weathercaster
U.S. Department of Defense Meritorious Service Medal
2 US Air Force Meritorious Service Medals
US Air Force Air Force Commendation Medal
US Air Force Air Force Achievement Medal
US Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal
Global War on Terrorism Medal
Masters Degree in Military Operational Art and Science / National Security Studies from the United States Air Force Air University, Dec. 2010
Emerson College in Boston, MA and Lyndon State College, BS, double major in Mass Communications and Meteorology
Currently pursuing a Masters Degree in Meteorology/Atmospheric Sciences
A slow moving front, an area of low pressure and deep tropical moisture will combine to bring the threat of heavy rain at times over the next 48 hours. A cold front is sliding through the area this morning and will stall across southern South Carolina late today.