It is often said that looks can be deceptive and these words certainly prove true in the case of Kelly Ann Cicalese. At first glance, Cicalese is just another pretty face on TV. However, she is so much more than that. Kelly Ann Cicalese is an award-winning meteorologist who has worked for several TV stations. The blonde bombshell has faced down blizzards, tornadoes, and thunderstorms all in a bid to keep the public safe. Want to know more about this incredible lady? Then, read on.
Kelly Ann Cicalese Biography
Kelly Ann Cicalese was born on the 28th of June in the state of New Jersey. Her exact year of birth is not known. It is however known that her nationality is American while her ethnicity is Caucasian. With regards to her family background, Cicalese has an Irish mom and an Italian father. She also has a much-beloved younger sister named Kathleen. Kathleen is a high school math teacher and the two sisters are quite close. Cicalese grew up in New Jersey and completed her elementary and high school education there. She thereafter attended the Middlesex County College where she obtained an associates science degree in mathematics. Cicalese’s educational pursuits did not terminate at this juncture. She also studied meteorology at Rutgers University and received her B.Sc. (cum laude) in 2011.
Kelly Ann Cicalese commenced her professional career as an intern at the meteorology & newsroom of WWOR-TV, New Jersey. During the internship, which lasted from May 2010 to July 2010, she performed various tasks including research, updating social media sites and operating Teleprompters. She also edited and produced weather slides for the live show. After this humble debut, Cicalese re-joined her alma mater (RU-TV) as a broadcast meteorologist/weather producer. Her stint at the university lasted from September 2009 to May 2011 during which she researched and analysed data from the internet. She also recorded daily forecast and brainstormed with her colleagues on ways of improving the station’s weather forecasts.
In March 2012, Kelly Ann Cicalese left the New Jersey area for Cheyenne, Wyoming where she joined CBS affiliate, WGWN. The media personality would go on to spend nearly two years at the station during which she anchored and produced weather segments for their morning and afternoon shows. She also gained experience forecasting severe weather incidents such as tornadoes, blizzards, thunderstorms and the September 2013 flooding disaster in Colorado. After WGWN, Cicalese moved to Huntington, West Virginia, where she joined WSAZ-TV. She spent nearly three years at the station before moving to WCVB (Boston) in October 2016. Cicalese is now a member of the WSAZ-TV’s StormTeam 5 and serves as a meteorologist for their weekend morning EyeOpener newscasts.
Husband and Family Life
Kelly Ann Cicalese is not just a winner in her professional carer but also in her personal life. The seasoned meteorologist is married to her college sweetheart, Edward Davila. The couple first met while they were studying at Rutgers University and subsequently commenced a relationship. They dated for several years before saying “I Do” on the 11th of October 2015. The couple’s nuptials took place at a chapel located in the New Brunswick campus of their alma mater. Cicalese and her husband do not have any kids yet but they are enjoying a blissful marital life. Meanwhile, Edward Davila is a go-getter just like his wife. He holds a degree in Economics and Labour Studies and has worked for different companies. They include Ridgewood Parks & Recreation, Summer Heat Sports LLC, Charter Communications and Pioneer West Virginia Federal Credit Union. Davila presently works as a supervisor/senior customer sales and service associate at Salem Five Bank, Sudbury, Massachusetts.
Other Facts about Kelly Ann Cicalese
– She is passionate about community involvement and has spoken at various social clubs. She has also conducted weather experiments for kids in many local classrooms.
– Cicalese volunteers with Habitat for Humanity and has helped build homes for many needy families.
– She received an award for best weather broadcaster from the Wyoming Association of Broadcasters. This was during her time at WGWN Cheyenne, Wyoming.
– She is an accomplished Irish dancer and has performed at various venues including Carnegie Hall, P-N-C Bank Arts Centre and Broadway.
– Her hobbies include watching movies at the cinema and playing tennis.
– She walked the runway in 2017 in order to raise money for breast cancer awareness.
– Cicalese was an active member of the news program as well as the meteorology club during her time at Rutgers University.