Lauren Casey, a Pennsylvania native and Rutgers graduate, joins the CBS3 Eyewitness News weather team next month.

Prior to joining the Philly station, Casey worked at sister station, WCCO-TV in Minneapolis, where her boss, Brien Kennedy, has already brought on new recruits. There, she had worked as the weekend meteorologist since 2011. Prior to that, she was the morning meteorologist at WINK-TV in southwest Florida.

Originally from Lancaster with family in South Jersey, Casey is a 2006 graduate of Rutgers University, where she earned a bachelor's of science degree in meteorology.