Meet Cheryl Nelson, co-host of the new Coast Live

Cheryl Nelson

Cheryl Nelson

An Emmy-nominated and AP award-winning TV host, public speaker and certified broadcast meteorologist, Cheryl has appeared nationally on “The Real” daytime talk-show, The Weather Channel, The AccuWeather Channel, Fox News Channel, CNBC and other networks.

She is a former Mrs. Virginia International and speaks world-wide at various company events and conferences about national disaster preparedness.

FEMA recently recognized her efforts to educate citizens with a “Preparedness Award for Awareness to Action.” Cheryl is a native of Richmond and graduate of Pennsylvania State University, She, her husband and their “adorable” cats have called Hampton Roads home for more than a decade.

See Cheryl each weekday at 10am on the new Coast Live.