My ‘Bio Demo’ gives you a sample of my journey … so far; http://bit.ly/4Clyatt Here is the accompanying timeline.
WHP (CBS) & WLYH (CW), Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Reporter/Anchor/Meteorologist – December 2010 – December 2013
Nominated for three Emmy Awards in 2013, Best Weathercaster, Best Feature Reporter and part of the team for Best Newscast.
Between Harrisonburg & Harrisburg, I continued with my overseas radio employment, also worked for Fox 43 in York, PA, the US Census and for Apple – Experienced with Final Cut Pro X.
WHSV (ABC), Harrisonburg, Virginia
Daybreak Show Meteorologist – I also provided daily radio reports for the regional cluster of Clear Channel stations. April 2007 – June 2009
WPHL (WB), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Meteorologist/Reporter August 2003 – December 2005
WCAU (NBC), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Meteorologist November 2002 – June 2003
WBRE (NBC), Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, Pennsylvania
Meteorologist/Reporter November 2001 – September 2002
WBFF (FOX) & WNUV (WB), Baltimore, Maryland
Morning Co-Anchor – Meteorologist/Reporter November 1997 – October 2001
In June of 1999 I became the first Baltimore Weather Anchor in the 90s to win an Emmy for Excellence in Weathercasting. In June of 2001, I won my second Emmy from the Washington, DC/Capital Region of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
In July of 1999 I was awarded the AMS Television Seal of Approval from the American Meteorological Society.
Prior to 1997 I held on-air television positions at CNN in Atlanta, Georgia, in Florida, California and Indiana.
I also have been awarded the National Weather Association’s Seal of Approval. (NWA)
3AW, Melbourne, Victoria & 6PR, Perth, Western Australia
USA News Reporter for Breakfast Show March 2002 – Present
KHTK, Sacramento, California Talk Show Host 1995
LASER 576, London, England (Offshore)
Hosted Breakfast Show heard throughout the United Kingdom and Northwest Europe 1986 – 1987
KDON, Salinas/Monterey, California
Program Director/Morning Drive 1983 – 1986
KDON achieved some of the highest ratings in the station’s history
(13.1 12+, Spring 1985 Arbitron)
In additional early career radio experience at stations in Florida, Maryland, Mississippi and South Carolina.
AWARDS & RELATED QUALIFICATIONS
Winner of the 1999 Sports Feature Award from the Maryland Society of Professional Journalists for my Cover Story ‘Blasted!’, the 1998 Outstanding Media Production Award from the United States Ultralight Association for my Cover Story, ‘Light Flight’.
Anchored five Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethons, including 2004 and 2005 in Philadelphia.
I’m an Instrument Rated Aircraft Pilot and I hold an FCC General (1st Class) Radiotelephone License.
Completed the Broadcast Meteorology Program, plus an additional course in Thermodynamic Meteorology at Mississippi State University and hold a Certificate in Broadcast Meteorology.
Gulf Coast Community College, Panama City, Florida
Winston Churchill High School, Potomac, Maryland
Born in Florence, South Carolina 6’4″ – 230 pounds
Blessed with two great kids; Kylee and Zane, to find out more … search ‘Kirk Clyatt’