Weather Industry Mourns Loss of Ken Reeves25-Mar-2012
It is with great shock and sadness that we report fellow Expert Senior Meteorologist, Vice President and General Manager of AccuWeather, Inc. Television Network, Ken Reeves has passed away.
Ken is survived by his wife Raychel, his parents, a brother and a sister. Ken and Raychel were married in October 2011.
He died as a result of a tragic accident, which occurred at his home in Lemont, Pennsylvania, Sunday afternoon, March 25, 2012.
Ken had been with AccuWeather 29 years, since he graduated from the Pennsylvania State University in 1983 with a degree in Meteorology.
According to Barry Lee Myers, Chief Executive Officer of AccuWeather, Inc. "Ken was a person of great energy, was liked by all and will be greatly missed. As a friend and fellow colleague, Ken was always willing to offer his expertise on dramatic and controversial weather issues."
According to Dr. Joel N. Myers, Founder and President of AccuWeather, Inc., "Ken contributed to the success of the company in many ways over the years."
"As a longtime member of AWCIA, Ken knew the concerns held by the commercial weather sector. He actively participated in many key issues, supplying his unique insight and wisdom. Ken was a treasured friend, a true professional in every way, and always wore a 'white hat'. I will miss Ken dearly", added Steven Root, AWCIA President.