Phil Schreck Biography
Phil Schreck is an American two-time Emmy-awarded meteorologist who serves Dakota News Now as the Chief Meteorologist. He joined the station in September 1988 and has served the station for more than 3 decades. Previously, he served KCRG-TV in Cedar Rapids, Iowa as a weekend meteorologist and weekday reporter.
Phil Schreck Age
Schreck was born on October 22 in Carroll, Iowa. He celebrates his birthday on 22nd October. Schreck likes to keep his personal life private hence he has not yet disclosed the year he was born. However, he might be in his 60’s.
Phil Schreck Height
Schreck stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.
Phil Schreck Family
Schreck was born in Carroll, Iowa to his parents. He grew up traveling due to his father’s military service. He has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight. Schreck has not disclosed any information about his parents or siblings.
Phil Schreck Wife
Schreck is a married man to his beautiful wife Kristie. The two have a son named Jacob and two daughters named Madeline and Samantha, and twin boys Gabriel and Lucas.
Phil Schreck Net Worth
Schreck has an estimated net worth of about $750 000- $1.5 Million which he has earned through his career as a meteorologist.
Phil Schreck Salary
Schreck earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Phil Schreck Education
Schreck is a proud graduate of Seoul American High School in Seoul, Korea. In 1986, he graduated from Iowa State University where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorologist.
Phil Schreck Career
Schreck serves Dakota News Now as the Chief Meteorologist. He joined the station in September 1988 and has served the station for more than 3 decades. Previously, he served KCRG-TV in Cedar Rapids, Iowa as a weekend meteorologist and weekday reporter.
Additionally, he has the AMS broadcast seal of approval. In addition, he has received two Regional Emmy Awards. He has also taken part in the American Meteorologist Society. Schreck is a quite popular and well-known media figure due to his time at Dakota News Now and KSFY-TV.
The Tempest magazine selected him as the best Sioux Falls weathercaster while Eyes on You magazine chose him as the best weathercaster in the state. He is also the best weathercast award recipient from the South Dakota Associated Press. The Sioux Falls Argus Leader newspaper voted him as the best Meteorologist in Sioux Falls. During his free time, he likes jogging, playing basketball, spending time with his family, as well as reading.
Phil Schreck Dakota News Now
Schreck is working at Dakota News Now where he works alongside other famous Dakota News Now anchors and reporters including;
- Brian Allen
- Erik Thorstenson
- Sam Wright
- Tyler Roney
- Aaron Doudna
- Austin Haskins
- Mark Ovenden
- Zach Borg
Phil Schreck Social Media Platforms
Schreck is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has over 2k followers on Twitter, over 999 followers on Instagram, and over 313 followers on Facebook.