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Athena Masson, Ph.D.

Multimedia Meteorologist - Division of Media Properties

Office: 2210 Weimer Phone: 352-273-1496 Email: amasson@ufl.edu Twitter: @Wx_Goddess

Bio

Dr. Masson is a native Floridian, with deep roots in the Saint Augustine and First Coast region. Her doctorate thesis focused on the development of a new and improved hurricane scale for the North Atlantic.

She began her broadcast career at First Coast News in 2011, then became the hurricane and severe weather specialist for CTV News, CBC News, and the Global News Network in Canada.

Education

Ph.D. University of Toronto, 2018
M.S. Memorial University, Newfoundland, Canada
B.S. University of San Francisco