Send e-mail Max RisemanMax Riseman
is a native New Englander who grew up and went to high school in Maine.A graduate of Lake Region High School in Naples, Max was voted the senior class vice president and also received the Most Outstanding Science Student award for the Class of 1991.Max went to school for Meteorology at Plymouth State University in New Hampshire and graduated with a Bachelor's in Meteorology with a technical mathematics minor.Max
has three other siblings, one being his
twin; Max's parents still live in Maine while his
siblings live out of state.Max started his weather career in Maine right here at WGME as a freelance meteorologist.While working as a freelance Meteorologist Max spent also many days working in Springfield, MA at WGGB.
While alternating work at two different weekend markets and supporting his
computer consulting business, Max
was also doing weather forecasts on the radio for stations like WHOM 7 days a week.Before breaking into weather, Max was working first as a manager of IT then as CIO for several local telemarketing companies.
The strong union between computers and weather is a natural fit to Max's abilities.Max
is self-taught in computers and holds certifications of proficiency.Max
knowledge of computers and love of weather to fuel development of his
web site, weathermaine.com.
spare time Max
likes to ski and play both traditional and Frisbee golf.He
also enjoys spending time with his
girlfriend Mandie and their two Labrador Retrievers.Max
is a resident of South Portland and has lived there for 5 years.Last update: 06/22/2007 at 20:19:09