WDAF-Fox 4 has officially announced that Michelle Bogowith will be joining the station as its newest meteorologist, replacing Karli Ritter who recently moved into the weekday morning post previously held by the late Don Harman.
Bottom Line had announced her hire in August. She will primarily be on-air weekday mornings at 9 am and noon.
Bogowith joins Chief Meteorologist Mike Thompson, Joe Lauria and Ritter. All FOX 4 meteorologists hold the Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (CBM) distinction.
Bogowith comes to FOX 4 from KOMU-TV in Columbia, Missouri where she has been on-air the past five years. KOMU is an NBC affiliated owned by the University of Missouri and operated by the Missouri School of Journalism.
FOX 4 President and General Manager, Cheryl McDonald, said, “Michelle is a perfect addition to our FOX 4 family of meteorologists. We are extremely pleased to find someone with such caliber and experience. We are one of the few stations in the nation with an entire team of Certified Broadcast Meteorologists. “
Bogowith is a Big Sister with Big Brothers and Big Sisters in Columbia and she has served in AmeriCorps. In her spare time she enjoys a variety of sports, running, reading and traveling. See her on-air introduction (below):