Jesse Walker Biography
Jesse Walker is an American meteorologist who is currently working at WTWO. He serves as the chief meteorologist at the station. In addition, he joined the WTWO news team in December 1985 as the weekend weather anchor.
Jesse Walker Career
Vigo County is his native home and he attended West Vigo High School where he graduated proudly. Later on, he joined Indiana State University where he studied Meteorology, Climatology, Oceanography, and Astronomy graduated in 1988 with a B.S. in Physical Geography.
In addition, his career began at WTWO after he graduated and served as an anchor and meteorologist of the morning show and the midday meteorologist. Walker began serving as the chief meteorologist at the station in September 1990.
Furthermore, in 1986, the National Weather Association awarded him with the Seal of Approval. In 1991, the American Meteorological Society awarded him with their Seal of Approval. Additionally, he upgraded his AMS seal to the CBM seal in 2007.
He is most interested in severe weather and tornadoes and speaks to many groups during the spring and summer about severe weather and safety tips. In 2011, 2012, and 2013, he won the Best Weathercast in Indiana by the Indiana Broadcasters Association. He was voted the Best TV Personality in the Wabash Valley in 2010, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, and again in 2021 in the Terre Haute Tribune-Star Readers’ Choice Awards.
Jesse Walker Salary
Walker earns a salary of about $47,000-$120,000.
Jesse Walker Net Worth
Walker has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million – $7 Million which he has earned through his career as a chief meteorologist.
Jesse Walker Age
Walker likes to keep his personal life private hence he has not disclosed his age. However, this information will be updated when available.
Jesse Walker Height and Weight
Walker stands at the height of 5 feet 8 inches tall. However, information about his weight will be updated when available.
Jesse Walker Family
Walker 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.
Jesse Walker Wife and Children
Walker is married to Christiane Walker and together the couple has been blessed with a daughter, Courtney, who is a physical trainer. His wife graduated from Clay City High School.
Jesse Walker Social Media Platform
Walker is very active on his Twitter, and Facebook pages and he has 2k followers on Twitter and 12k followers on Facebook.