Nikki-Dee Ray, an American meteorologist, is currently working for the WTVR-TV, reporting on the geographical and climate of Virginia every morning and noon. She is one of the youngest meteorologists in America who's working for a long time.
Early Life and Education Of Nikki-Dee Ray
Ray was born on May 16, 1987, and is currently 30-year-old. Nikki-Dee Ray is currently the nation’s youngest meteorologist. She had a pa s sion for weather since childhood.
She studied radio, television, and digital communication at Auburn University from 2005 to 2007 and joined Mississippi State University in 2007 to study atmospheric science and meteorology. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in 2010.
Nikki-Dee Ray's Career
Nikki-Dee Ray started taking her first steps in her career as an intern for the WHNT News 19 channel in Huntsville, Alabama. This was in the year 2007 and she worked there for a year until August 2008.
She was a s signed to the weather production department and she even got to be the weather producer later. After that, she did her On May 2010, Nikki joined KLBK-TV in Lubbock, Texas as a morning and noon meteorologist.
She reported on the current and upcoming weather and geographical conditions throughout the area. On January 2011, Nikki-Dee Ray was promoted to Chief Meteorologist. Along with the promotion, since August 2013, she also got to a co-host for a talk show program called “Trends & Friends”, which also aired on the KLTV channel.
Nikki-Dee Ray's Rumors and Scandals
In 2015, there was a large scandal surrounding Nikki-Dee Ray. She had taken some private and inappropriate photos on her phone, which got leaked on the internet. The person who leaked the photos was posing as the CEO of KLBK-TV.
It was speculated that Ms. Ray had sent the photo to some people, one of whom was responsible for the act. Due to the scandal, Ray was unable to continue her position in the company, so she took an extended leave and, during the leave, sent a resignation letter to the company, leaving KLBK-TV.
There are also rumors surrounding the incident that the company itself fired Nikki, although this has not been proved or confirmed yet. She then moved to Virginia and joined WTVR-TV as a morning and noon meteorologist in Richmond, where she is currently working.
Nikki-Dee Ray's Personal Life
The 32 years old, Nikki-Dee Ray is married to a longtime boyfriend-turned-husband, David Wren. The couple shared the wedding vows in August 2017.
Together the couple welcomed two children. They have welcomed their first child as a son, Louie in early 2018. Recently, on April 10, they have welcomed their second child as a son, Windley Ray.
The family of Four is living happily without any rumors.
Nikki-Dee Ray's Net Worth
Ray is a popular weather anchor of WTVR-TV and receives a good amount of salary from there. Her current net worth is around to be $1 million but it is not confirmed.
Nikki-Dee Ray is also the winner of Best Local TV Weathercaster for April 2013 and 2014, published by The Daily Toreador, a college newspaper.
She is also quite popular for doing these small challenges called “Be Me” every Wednesday on “Trends and Friends”, where she tries to do someone else’s job. She has worked at Chick-Fil-A, tried CrossFit, made tamales, changed oil, and more.
Moreover, she has also volunteered for Big Brothers Big Sisters and High Point Village as a board member and advisory council respectively.
Age, Body Measurements and Other Facts
- Age: As of 2019, Nikki Dee Ray is 32 years old.
- Birth Sign: Taurus
- Body Measurements: She has a slim body built, however, the actual measurements are unknown.
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity: Caucasian
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by Bchrome, 2016-11-20 16:18:19