Gene, originally from Houston, Texas joined the KAGS team as an intern in December of 2017. He began on air in March of 2019 with broadcast weather reporting.
Gene earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Meteorology from Texas A&M University in 1994. After college, Gene spent a number of years as an on air radio personality in the Houston market. Gene has a very diverse professional background including being a Certified Financial Planner, previously owning an insurance agency and acquiring a DJ event company.
Gene is very active in the Bryan-College Station community, serving as an ambassador in the Bryan-College Station Chamber of Commerce, president of the City of Bryan Toastmasters, and member of the College Station Noon Lions Club, Hispanic Forum of BCS, and the Elks.
Gene has always had a passion for weather and now brings that passion and life experience to KAGS.
You will often see Gene posting about weather, sports, music, and food on social media. You can connect with Gene at firstname.lastname@example.org, Facebook (@geneperezwx) or on Twitter (@geneperezwx)