Laura Velasquez Bio, Age, Height, Husband, Salary, Net Worth, FOX 17
Laura Velasquez Biography
Laura Velasquez is an illustrious American journalist currently serving as a meteorologist for FOX 17 based in West Michigan, United States. Initially, she worked for AccuWeather as a meteorologist and a broadcaster.
Laura Velasquez Age
Laura Velasquez was born in West Michigan, United States of America. She is around 36 years old, although details concerning her exact date and year of birth are not available.
Laura Velasquez Height
Laura is a woman of above-average stature and stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches (approx. 1.75 m).
Laura Velasquez Family
Laura was born and raised by her loving and supportive parents in Michigan, United States. She is the proud daughter of Rick and Tracy Velasquez. Nonetheless, detailed information concerning her parents and siblings is not available at the moment and we shall update you once we have detailed information concerning her family.
Laura Velasquez Husband
She is blissfully hitched to her caring husband Josh. The duo got engaged in February 2017 and then exchanged their wedding vows in October 2017. In addition, Laura and her lovely family currently reside in West Michigan.
Laura Velasquez Education
She matriculated at Central Michigan University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Meteorology, Mathematics, and Geographic Information Sciences in 2008. In addition, Laura graduated with a Master’s degree in applied meteorology from Mississippi State University in 2015.
Laura Velasquez Salary
She bags an ample salary of $112,567 annually. This is in accordance with FOX 17 meteorologists’ salaries.
Laura Velasquez Net Worth
Laura Velasquez has over the years stockpiled quite an impressive fortune from her successful journalism career and has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 million – $5 million.
Laura Velasquez Career
She is currently serving as a meteorologist for FOX 17 based in West Michigan. She officially joined the FOX 17 Weather Team back in February of 2021. Before that, Laura served as a broadcaster and a meteorologist for AccuWeather from September 2015 to April 2020. Moreover, she served as a meteorologist for KDVR/KWGN in Denver, CO from July 2014 to August 2015.
Laura started her journalism career as a meteorologist for WOOD-TV in Grand Rapids, Michigan where she served from August 2007 to July 2014. While there, she mainly served on the weekend mornings and noons and also fill in for any and all shifts in between. Additionally, Laura made graphics, updated the station website, forecasted daily as well as recorded live and taped radio.
Furthermore, through the course of Laura’s career, she has won numerous awards such as The National Weather Association’s TV Broadcaster Seal of Approval as well as the best weathercast award from the Michigan Association of Broadcasters (MAB).