Greg Fields Biography
Greg Fields is an American Meteorologist working for WFAA in Dallas, Texas as a morning meteorologist. He has been working for the station since April 1998.
Greg Fields Age
Fields was born on June 24, 1970, in Lexington, Kentucky, United States. He is therefore 53 years old as of 2023. He celebrates his birthday on the 24th of June every year.
Greg Fields Height
Fields stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 8 inches.
Greg Fields Family
Fields was raised in Lexington, Kentucky. 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 Fields has any siblings.
Greg Fields Wife
Fields is married to his lovely spouse, Robbie Owens, and an American Anchor/Reporter working for CBS 11. The couple has been in marriage for over 2 decades. Robbie is an alumnus of the University of Texas at Austin.
Greg Fields Daughter
Fields and his wife takes great pride in being dad and mom to their one daughter, Mitchelle Fields, who is 19 years old as of 2023 having been born in 2004. Fields like spending her spare time with her daughter and her husband. In an interview, Fields once stated that his daughter keeps things lively with her dramatic flair.
Greg Fields Net Worth
Fields has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a Meteorologist.
Greg Fields Salary
Fields earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Greg Fields Career
Fields serves at WFAA as a morning meteorologist, a role he has held since April 2001. At WFAA, he specializes in weather reporting and forecasting for television and digital. He began as a Weekend Evening Meteorologist at the station. His career in Broadcast Meteorology began in the year 1989 at a TV station in his hometown, Lexington, Kentucky. Later on, he moved to Tyler, Texas, Tampa, Florida, and Kansas City, Missouri.
In an interview, Fields expressed his gratitude for having the opportunity to work and live in the place he always wanted to be. During his time in Tyler in the early 1990s, he would visit Dallas and feel a strong connection, believing that it was where he truly belonged. He made a promise to himself back then that he would return, and now he considers Dallas his adopted hometown.
Fields also said that the most fulfilling aspect of his job is being able to engage with the community and visit local schools. He enjoys talking to kids about his passion for science and emphasizes the importance of math if they aspire to become meteorologists. When asked about something surprising about him, he shared that his very 1st job after college was as a Letter Carrier with the United States Postal Service.
He worked there for approximately one year. His 1st TV job was working as a studio camera operator, but he admitted that he was not very skilled at it. Due to his background in meteorology from college, he was moved to the News Department as a Weather Producer. From there, his career took off, and the rest, as they say, is history. When coming to his education, he is a proud alumnus of Western Kentucky University.
During his leisure time, he likes sleeping, rooting for any sporting event, trying new cuisines in different restaurants, or traveling with his family. Fields has always had a passion for sports and he has been a Dallas Cowboys fan since he was a child. Growing up, his favorite players were Tony Dorsett, Drew Pearson, and Roger Staubach, which is why he considers them to be America’s Team. He is also a big fan of the University of Kentucky Wildcats Basketball. Additionally, during college football season, one can find him wearing burnt orange in support of his team.
Greg Fields WFAA
Fields is working at WFAA where he works alongside other famous WFAA meteorologists, anchors, and reporters including;
- Jobin Panicker
- Kevin Reece
- Rebecca Lopez
- Susanne Brunner
- Adriana De Alba
- Pete Delkus
- Tanya Eiserer
- Demond Fernandez
- Sean Giggy
Greg Fields Social Media Platforms
He is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He has over 1.6K followers on Twitter.