Robert Forgit Biography
Robert Forgit is an American journalist who serves as a broadcast meteorologist and reporter in Anchorage, Alaska at KTUU since 1993. He graduated from the United States Coast Guard Academy with a Bachelor of Science in Marine Science and a diploma in broadcast meteorology from Mississippi State University.
Robert Forgit Age
Forgit is 60 years old as of 2021. He was born on August 26, 1961, in Anchorage, Alaska. He celebrates his birthday on the 26th of August every year.
Robert Forgit Height
Forgit stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.
Robert Forgit Family
Forgit 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 Robert has any siblings.
Robert Forgit Wife
Forgit is married to Lanara and together they reside in Anchorage, Alaska. The two enjoy the outdoors including sailing, hiking, kayaking, swimming, mountain biking, and racing.
Aaron Morrison Net Worth
Forgit has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his career as a journalist.
Robert Forgit Salary
Forgit earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Robert Forgit Career
Both the National Weather Association and the American Meteorological Society have given him their Television Seals of Approval. In 2010, he also completed the Harvard National Preparedness Leadership Initiative Program. Robert has previously created two award-winning weekly science series, “Science 2” and “Safety Afloat,” as well as a summer boating safety series.
Robert has a colorful experience in the entertainment world, having spent over 20 years both behind and in front of the camera. He is a member of the Screen Actors Guild and Actors Equity Association. He received his theatrical training under Sanford Miesner at the Neighborhood Playhouse School of Theatre, and has been in a number of stage productions, including Off-Broadway versions of “New Moon” and “Mikado.” Appearances on “Magnum P.I.” and “Kojak” are among his television credits. As a professional actor, Robert has played Sgt. Wayne Von Clasen in the films “The Big Miracle” and “The Frozen Ground,” both of which were shot in Alaska.
Robert recently retired as a Captain from the Coast Guard Reserve after more than 30 years of service. He has worked in emergency management, oil spill response, and homeland and marine security initiatives for almost 25 years.
Robert Forgit KTUU-TV
Forgit is currently working at KTUU-TV where he works alongside other famous KTUU-TV anchors and reporters including;
- Patrick Enslow
- Tracy Sinclare
- Aaron Morrison
- Jackie Purcell
- Melissa Frey
- Dave Leval
- Taylor Clark
- Sean Maguire
- Kristen Durand
- Alexis Fernandez
- Beth Verge
- Charlie Sokaitis
- Ariane Aramburo
- Maria Downey
- Rebecca Palsha
Robert Forgit Social Media Platforms
Forgit is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has over 31 followers on Twitter, over 0 followers on Instagram, and over 238 followers on Facebook.