Evelyn Taft Biography
Evelyn Taft, an American meteorologist, is currently working for CBS-owned KCAL-TV channel 9. She is also a news anchor/ editor for the network. She is working for the KCAL since 2010.
It is the coverage of the harsh weather incidence that alerted the all about the accepted conditions and by carrying the advance study; she has established her excellence ability in the field of reporting.
Early Life and Education
Evelyn Taft was born on 24, August 1984, in Bay region, San Francisco, US. She was born to Russian Jewish parents. Being a Jewish child, she spent her childhood days in France, Israel, and London. She is an American holding Jewish-Russian ethnicity.
Since she was fascinated with media personnel during her early age. Later, she went Los Angeles to make her dream true. She completed high school at the Menlo School in Atherton, California. Then, joined Annenberg School of journalism at the University of Southern California.
In 2006, she graduated with the broadcast journalism and political science from the University of Southern California. After her graduation, she enrolled for meteorology degree Mississippi State University. After receiving certificate of meteorology from there, she pursued her career in media industry
Evelyn currently serves as the weather forecaster and editor at KCAL-TV channel's station 9, Los Angeles. She appears as a night meteorologist during the week. KCAL 9 is a CBS-owned TV channel based in Los Angeles. She started her career at the early age of 16.
She first hosted her own TV show on travel and entertainment. Then, she worked for KCOY(CBS) as a reporter and weather presenter for few years. Afterwards, she shifted to KRO4 in San Francisco and began hosting weather forecasting shows for the network
In 2010, she moved to KCAL 9 TV and started working in the meteorology department. KCAL hired four journalists including her in that year. And they are Stephanie Simmons, Sharon Tay, and Rick Garcia.
First, they hosted a prime-time news at 10:00 PM on weekdays. Later, Taft became the night meteorologist for the network.
Net Worth and Body Measurements
Evelyn Taft’s current net worth is close to $1 million. She earns a huge amount of money from her journalism career.
According to a source, KCAL-TV pays annually average salary ranges from $75K to $130 to its meteorologists. However, her salary is over than the above range as she is an experienced and talented journalist of the network. She has also involved in various charitable works and movements.
Evelyn Taft is married and has children. She is married to Ross Resnik since 2011. She dated Ross Resnik her then-boyfriend for few years before getting married in 2011. They are a happy couple and together since 2011.
Taft is managing her personal life with him. Taft and her husband have two children together. She regularly shares her family life via her social media.
Taft is also an interior designer who loves to design fashionable items. During her leisure time, she is fond of cooking, sailing, and reading. She also likes sampling truck foods and supporting her husband with his site ‘Roaming Hunger’.
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