Randi Rico

Randi Rico


Hello, and thank you for checking out my online resume.  I'm a meteorologist with over six years experience doing weather and feature reporting.  I have both the AMS and NWS seals.  You can see my latest resume reel on the right side of the page.  If you scroll down the page there are more examples of my work, including weathercasts from the past week.   I am currently working on month to month contracts for WLWT in Cincinnati.  Depending on how you accessed this site you may or may not be able to view my contact information and the phone numbers of my references. Please email me if you would like access to the phone numbers or if you have any questions:  randirico@yahoo.com

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Work History

Work History
Mar 2007 - Present

Meteorologist and Reporter


Weekend Morning Meteorologist and Reporter

  • Helped make the weekend morning shows the highest rated at the station.
  • Helped increase ratings 20-30% on morning show.
  • Several packages that went national and picked up by the Today Show
  • Feature and Breaking News reporter three days a week.
  • Redesigned all weather graphics using Weather Central's 3D:Live system
  • Use VIPIR, FasTrac, and GR Level 2 Radars
  • Enterprised Web-Only features
Oct 2004 - Feb 2007

Meteorologist and Reporter


Weekend Meteorologist and Weekday Reporter

  • During a February 2007 storm I did 56 live shots during 48 hours out in the snow.
  • Did feature and weather related reporting.
  • Worked with Baron's FasTrac and Weather Central systems.
Jul 2003 - Oct 2004

Morning Meteorologist


Weekday Morning Meteorologist and Feature Reporter

  • Reported live and provided in-studio coverage during Hurricane Ivan
  • Ratings increased 30% during time on the morning show
  • Anchored morning and noon weather
  • Reported on kids health and fitness issues
  • Worked with FasTrac, VIPIR and WSI Systems


Jan 2006 - May 2006

Online continuing education coursework in water resources.

Sep 2005 - Dec 2005

Online continuing education in thermodynamic meteorology courses

Sep 1999 - Jun 2003

Broadcast News

Ohio University



Posting Internet Content

I am constantly updating our website with weather content as well and posting the latest weathercast, whips from the field, and enterprising new web features.  Recently on my day off I took a DV cam to a concert and came back with eight artist interviews which are still getting plenty of web hits. 

Video Editing



National Weather Association

Seal of Approval

American Meteorological Society

Seal of Approval