Born and raised in Albuquerque, N.M., Anthony Yanez is a University of New Mexico graduate, earned his broadcast meteorology certificate from Mississippi State University and is the president of the Houston Association of Hispanic Media Professionals. nthony holds the American Meteorological Society seal of approval for television weathercasting, as well as the National Weather Association seal. He has done it all in the news business: photography, editing, reporting, anchoring and even sports, but he found his true passion in weather. He is an avid skier as well as a certified open-water SCUBA diver. He lives in Houston with his family.