Ian Leonard Biography
Ian Leonard is an American meteorologist working for FOX 9 as the chief meteorologist. He joined the FOX 9 team in 2006, after previously working at KWWL.
Leonard attended Mississippi State University where he studied geosciences and meteorology. He survived cancer and completed the Lake Placid Ironman 140.6 and learned how to empty the dishwasher at home.
In addition, Ian tirelessly works for the over 8,000 athletes of Special Olympics Minnesota throughout the year with the annual Polar Plunge in the winter and in the fall with his Bad Pants Open Golf Tournament. Furthermore, Leonard has assisted in raising more than $20 million for Special Olympics Minnesota in the last 14 years and he plans to continue doing the same.
Ian Leonard Salary
Leonard earns a salary of about $47,000-$120,000.
Ian Leonard Net Worth
Leonard has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million – $7 Million which he has earned through his career as a meteorologist.
Ian Leonard Age
Leonard was born in 1966 in Minneapolis, United States. He is 56 years old as of 2023, however, information about the month and date he was born will be updated when available.
Ian Leonard Height and Weight
Leonard stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches. Information about his weight has not been disclosed but will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Ian Leonard Family
Leonard likes to keep his personal life private hence he has neither disclosed the names of his parent nor those of his siblings. However, this information will be updated when available.
Ian Leonard Wife and Children
Leonard is married to Christy Leonard and the couple has been blessed with two daughters named Jordan and Kaiti. Ian resides in Minneapolis, Minnesota together with his family.
Ian Leonard Cancer
Leonard noticed a small painful red bump on his lower lip in July of 2015. He decided to go to the doctor to get it checked and after a biopsy, it was confirmed that he had squamous cell skin cancer. Ian underwent a MOHs surgery to remove cancer which was a success later he underwent plastic surgery to repair his lower lip.
Ian Leonard Social Media Platform
Leonard is very active on his Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook pages. He has 30.5k followers on Twitter 10.9k followers on Instagram, and 78k followers on Facebook.