Kristin Walls joined the WHAS11 First Alert Storm Team in June 2011 as the weekend meteorologist. Before coming to WHAS11 News, Kristin was the weekend meteorologist and a weekday reporter at WTOV in Steubenville, Ohio.
While at WTOV, she covered the 4th biggest snowstorm on record in the Ohio Valley. The storm accumulated up to 20 inches of snow over a span of two days.
Kristin grew up in McDonald, Ohio. She received her bachelor’s degree from Kent State University and her Master’s degree in Atmospheric Science from the Ohio State University. Kristin’s thesis focused on how tornadoes and derechos formed in the Ohio Valley since 1950.
She enjoys running, hiking, shopping, traveling, theater and spending time with family and friends. Kristin loves the city of Louisville and is excited to meet a bunch of wonderful new faces.