Jennifer Valdez joined CBS46 the summer of 2008. She is the morning meteorologist for CBS46, which airs weekdays from 4:30-7 a.m.
Jennifer has more than a decade of experience at CBS46. She was on the air after Fay produced nearly six tornadoes in Georgia in 2008. She provided continuous severe weather coverage during the epic floods of September 2009. In 2014, she was here during the disastrous ice storm that crippled the city.
Before joining CBS46, Jennifer worked as a meteorologist for WYFF in Greenville, SC.
Jennifer is originally from Florida, but both of her parents (and the rest of her extended family) are from Argentina. Jennifer is fluent in Spanish.
Jennifer earned her bachelor's degree in telecommunications at the University of Florida. She then went to graduate school and received a Masters Degree in Geosciences (with an emphasis in Meteorology) at Mississippi State University. In 2005, she worked as the on-camera meteorology intern at The Weather Channel.
Jennifer is married and has two young children.
In her spare time, you can find Jennifer cheering on her kids at baseball games and swim meets, watching SEC football, enjoying Atlanta's great restaurants, at the pool, and at parks and festivals with her family and friends.
You can e-mail Jennifer at firstname.lastname@example.org.