Grant Skinner Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Wife, WKRG, Net Worth, and Salary

Grant Skinner is an American Meteorologist and Reporter working for WKRG in Mobile as a weekend evening meteorologist and digital reporter.

Grant Skinner Biography

Grant Skinner is an American Meteorologist and Reporter working for WKRG in Mobile, Alabama as a weekend evening meteorologist and digital reporter. Prior to joining the station in December 2021, he was in college.

Grant Skinner Age

Skinner was born in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. He likes to keep his personal life private hence he has not yet disclosed the date, month, or year he was born. However, he might be in his 20s.

Grant Skinner Height

Skinner stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 7 inches.

Grant Skinner Family

Skinner was raised in Nashville, Tennessee. He has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Skinner has any siblings.

Grant Skinner Wife

Skinner is very private about his personal life therefore it is not known if he is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of Skinner being in any past relationship with anyone.

Grant Skinner Net Worth

Skinner has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a Meteorologist.

Grant Skinner
Grant Skinner

Grant Skinner Salary

Skinner earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.

Grant Skinner Education

Skinner is a proud alumnus of the University of South Alabama, where he pursued a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Meteorology with minors in Music and Mathematics. He embarked on this academic journey from August 2018 to May 2022. During his time at the university, Skinner was actively engaged in various activities and societies, including the South Strong Ambassadors, Senior Medallion Society, Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity, Jaguar Marching Band, Meteorology Club, and Dreemchasers.

Before his university years, Skinner attended Central Magnet School from 2014 to 2018, where he earned a Central Magnet Diploma of Merit. During his high school years, he was a well-rounded student, participating in activities and societies such as Varsity Baseball, the National Honor Society (where he held the position of Vice-President), and the Beta Club. Additionally, Skinner was a member of the Mesa de Espanol (Spanish Round Table) during his time at Central Magnet School.

Grant Skinner Career

Skinner serves at WKRG News 5 as a weekday Digital Reporter and Weekend Evening Meteorologist. Prior to his full-time position at WKRG, Skinner was a Summer Intern at the same organization during the summer of 2021 for 3 months. Before joining WKRG, he was still a student in college. During college, Skinner learned from his professor, John Nodar, who is a meteorologist on the News 5 First Alert Storm Team in the mornings. This experience made Skinner really enjoy broadcasting and helped him improve his skills. Now, he’s excited to work with John, his mentor and teacher.

Also during his college years, Skinner did research in the United States with Dr. Sytske Kimball. They studied how temperature changes near the ground affect farms along the Gulf Coast. Skinner talked about his research at a college event and at a big weather conference in January 2022. He also worked with the Coastal Weather Research Center at his college to help businesses like Alabama Power be ready for bad weather. During his stint at the University of South Alabama, Skinner was a part of the USA Jaguar Marching Band. He was the leader of the band in his 3rd and 4th years. Plus, his fellow students chose him as the Homecoming King in the year 2021.

Besides being a meteorologist, Skinner has also dedicated his time to education and community involvement. He served as a Tutor at the Boys & Girls Club in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, during the summer of 2020. He continued his tutoring work as a part-time employee at Chegg Inc. from April 2020 to August 2020.

Skinner’s commitment to education and community extends to his time as a Campus Maintenance Assistant at Christ the King School in Nashville, Tennessee. He held this full-time position during the summers of 2018 and 2019. Additionally, Skinner’s early work experience includes a notable 4-year and 1-month stint as an Insider at Jets Pizza in Smyrna, Tennessee, from August 2014 to August 2018. During his spare time, he likes to watch any college sporting events or TV shows, hang out with his family and friends, or play his guitar.

Grant Skinner WKRG

Skinner is working at WKRG where he works alongside other famous WKRG meteorologists, anchors, and reporters including;

  1. John Nodar
  2. Caroline Carithers
  3. Simone Eli
  4. Whitney Leibold 
  5. Debbie Williams
  6. Nicolette Schleisman
  7. Blake Brown
  8. Kimber Collins
  9. Akievia McFarland

Grant Skinner Social Media Platforms

He is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Facebook and Twitter. He has over 670 followers on Twitter.

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