Online Communications Manager
Michael Hetrick joined the East Texas Food Bank in August 2010, after working for ABC affiliate KLTV over seven years. While at KLTV, Michael edited and coordinated video for newscasts, helped implement AP ENPS and BitCentral news gathering technology, and served as the weekend meteorologist for nearly three years. At the East Texas Food Bank, he is in charge of managing all aspects of the website and is the social media manager for the East Texas Food Bank's Twitter and Facebook accounts. Michael still has an active interest in weather, studying it since he was five years old. He is also a certified SKYWARN spotter for the National Weather Service. Michael is a graduate of Nacogdoches High School, holds a Bachelor of Science in Communications- Radio/TV from Stephen F. Austin State University and obtained Broadcast Meteorology certification from Mississippi State University.