Click to see my employment history, credentials, and contact information from March 2019.

Have questions? Send me an email: alexandercalamia@gmail.com

Summary as of early 2020.

  • B.S. in Meteorology from Rutgers University
  • AMS CBM Seal Certifed Meteorologist
  • Nearly 4 years of professional TV experience
    • Weekday Meteorologist WLTX Columbia, SC (Jun. 2019 to Present)
    • Meteorologist/ Reporter WCJB Gainesville, FL (Feb. 2017 to Present)
    • Weather Producer WPIX-11 New York, NY (Jul. 2016 to Jan. 2017)
  • More than 5 years of experience with WSI TruVu Weather Graphics
  • Can write, shoot, edit, and go live in short time constraints
    • Works with Edius, Final Cut Pro, and ENPS
    • Very comfortable with Microsoft and Adobe Suite
  • Passionate about continuous severe weather coverage and social media
  • Reports on environmental interest stories
  • Maintains “Gandy’s Garden” at News 19
    • Uses the garden during forecasts as a way to visualize weather patterns like flood, drought, heat, and cold.
    • Opens up a conversation about environmental issues like climate change.
  • Graduated “Meteorology Student of the Year
    • This was awarded by the Rutgers Meteorology Department in recognition for my achievements academically and in community service.
    • President of AMS and NWA Local Chapter (Rutgers University Meteorology Club)
  • Recognized by Florida AP for my work as a meteorologist and reporter
    • Finalist for small markets in 2017 for “Best Weathercaster” and in 2018 for “Series/Franchise Reporting”.