Lauren Casey is a meteorologist for the Climate Matters program at Climate Central.
Lauren specializes in communicating the connections between climate change and extreme weather. In her role, she supports Climate Central's extensive network of meteorologists and journalists to provide tools and resources that best enable them to tell the climate stories impacting their audiences.
Prior to joining Climate Central, Lauren worked as a broadcast meteorologist for more than 15 years, most recently at CBS3 in Philadelphia. She began her career in Macon, Georgia and subsequently forecasted and presented the weather in Fort Myers and Minneapolis-St.Paul, where she earned an Emmy award for her snow storm coverage. Over the course of her career Lauren has also made multiple appearances on the CBS Evening News.
She holds a B.S. in Meteorology from Rutgers University and a M.S. in Environmental Science and Policy at Johns Hopkins University. Lauren also carries a Certified Broadcast Meteorologist designation from the American Meteorological Society.