Former WWSB-TV Sarasota meteorologist and Meredith Garofalo will be heading to the west coast of California. Garofalo will be the new weekday morning meteorologist and multimedia journalist for KEYT-TV, the ABC affiliate in Santa Barbara, CA.
Garofalo departed WWSB in March 2013 to be the Community Resource Director with the Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast. Garofalo was very involved in the Sarasota/Bradenton community and recently was a nominee for the Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance “Ray of Sunshine” Sandies Award. She also starred as “Rizzo” in the Manatee Players production of Grease in September.
Garofalo started her career at WGN-TV in Chicago and previously worked at KOTA-TV in Rapid City before joining WWSB in July 2011.