Gary Cannalte

Gary Cannalte

Dark Skies Severe Weather Seminar Master of Ceremonies

  • Chief Meteorologist from August, 1999 to present. Morning meteorologist from September, 1990 to August, 1999. On-air television Meteorologist for 5, 6, 9, and 10 PM newscasts.
  • Provide live and recorded weekday morning and afternoon weather forecasts for radio stations WMGN, WWQM, and WTDY in Madison, WI, WCLO and WJVL in Janesville, WI, WGLR-AM/FM in Lancaster, WI and WPVL-AM/FM in Platteville, WI.
  • Provide daily forecast updates and weather content for Channel 3000 web site (
  • Present weather educational talks for schools and severe weather seminars for businesses and the general public.

Dane County
Emergency Management

WEA upgrade, warning system
Dane County warning systems

Kevin Lynott

Meteorologist in Charge
NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan

Victor Gensini Ph.D., CCM.

Assistant Professor
Department of Geographic and Atmospheric Sciences
Northern Illinois University.

Extreme Weather, Climate Variability/Change

Paul Lang

American Family Insurance. Insurance needs, flood insurance, structural means.

The Policies and Procedures Administrator provides technical and expert guidance to the Claims Operations division. Initiates strategic development of tools, techniques, and processes to improve the quality and productivity of claims handling. Manages departmental projects and delivers training to enhance job proficiency and competency in all facets of the claims process. Collaboration with the other Claim Product areas to provide project support, research, and advice to achieve our corporate Mission, Vision, and Values and Claims Operations division goals. Monitors compliance with corporate and divisional procedures and policies.

Taylor DeWinter

Cooperative Institute for Mesoscale Meteorological Studies (CIMMS)/University of Oklahoma (OU).

Attendees participation – severe storm exercise. 

Kelton Halbert

Atmospheric Scientist with a focus on:
– Numerical Weather Prediction
– Cloud Modeling
– Data Analysis & Visualization.