:: RichaRd dahlquist :: 4311 E. Lupine Ave., Phoenix AZ 85028 | 602.647.0698 | email: RichieD4464@yahoo.comhighlights: 13 years as a Chemist demonstrating experience as a team leader, thorough knowledge of laboratory organization, research management, acumen and integrity Salesmanship of the highest caliber representing a high-profile brand and increasing market share Highly respected Meteorologist recognized in the community for continuous service in weather education and special science education segments Skilled in preparing, editing and delivering detailed and dynamic presentations in personal one-on-one settings, from stage or on cameraPRofessional exPeRience:chief MeteoRologist December 2010 to presentKNXV-TV / Phoenix, AZMeteorologist for ABC15. Research, prepare and edit daily forecasts using Weather Central graphics, present forecasts on camera in real-time, prepare webpage updates and write stories for the web, maintain Twitter updates. Outreach educational programs for schoolsand public speaking events.Weekend MeteoRologist/ enviRonMental RePoRteR March 2007 to Dec. 2010KNXV-TV / Phoenix, AZMeteorologist for ABC15. Research, prepare and edit daily forecasts using Weather Central graphics, present forecasts on camera inreal-time, prepare webpage updates and write stories for the web, maintain Twitter updates. Write, shoot, prepare graphics and edit avariety of stories for air three days a week.Weekday MoRning/ noon MeteoRologist September 2005 to March 2007KNVN/KHSL-TV / Chico, CAWeekday MoRning MeteoRologist July 2002 to August 2005KRCR-TV/ Redding, CAsenioR PetRoleuM cheMist/ technology division August 2000 to July 2002State of Nevada Department of Agriculture / Reno, NVdiRectoR of laboRatoRy oPeRations September 1999 to July 2000Nevada Environmental Laboratory / Reno, NVsuPeRvisoR oRganics laboRatoRy/ eaRth science division May 1995 to August 1999Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory / Berkeley, CAeducation:Cal Poly, California Polytechnic State University / San Luis Obispo, CA Bachelor of Science, (Bioscience)San Francisco State University / San Francisco, CA Completed Meteorology programDesert Research Institute, Reno, NV Atmospheric Science programotheR qualifications: • AMS member and highest certification- CBM Broadcast Seal of Approval #200 • Multi Media Journalism University Certification- shoot, write and edit with Final Cut Pro editing system.