Ms. Veronica Johnson

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Veronica Johnson
National Broadcasting Company
4001 Nebraska Avenue
Washington D.C. 20016

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Veronica Johnson an AMS Member, and holder of the AMS TV Seal of Approval, is a meteorologist with NBC TV 4 in Washington, D.C. Her forecasts can be seen weekdays 4:00 PM and on NBCWashington.com. She also hosts America This Week, a weekly 30-minute news show. Prior to joining NBC TV 4 in 2000, Ms. Johnson worked in Baltimore, at both WMAR and WBFF, in New York at WABC, and at The Weather Channel. She has contributed to local radio shows, to programs on The Discovery Network, and to Bob Ryan's Guide to the Weatherwise. Ms. Johnson holds a degree in Atmospheric Science from the University of North Carolina at Asheville. She earned the American Meteorological Society (AMS) TV Seal and served on the AMS Broadcast Board from 2005 to 2007. Ms. Johnson is Chair of the AMS Board on Enterprise Communication, and is a member of the Steering and the Executive Committees of the AMS Commission on the Weather and Climate Enterprise. Ms. Johnson also serves on the advisory board of Eyes on the Environment and is a member of the AMS Station Scientist Group. Outside of the office, she serves on D.C.'s Joint Center Advisory Committee on Climate Change. In the community, Ms. Johnson volunteers for several youth development programs including Environmentors and The Sister Program. She was honored by the New York City Chapter of the NAACP as Black Journalist of the Year and received the Women's Pioneer Award from the D.C. Female Firefighters in 2006. Ms. Johnson is an avid fitness buff and enjoys rock-climbing, skydiving, and running. One of her hobbies is outdoor photography. She lives in Howard County, Maryland, with her husband and their three children.


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