Ali Turiano Biography|Profile
Ali Turiano is a skilled American journalist currently working at FOX 4 as an anchor. Her love for weather started at the age of eleven when her family moved from New York to Tampa Bay, Florida.”Powerful thunderstorms rolled through each afternoon lighting up the sky Like clockwork,” says Turiano.
Towering clouds and lightning sprawled across the sky like a spiderweb and I was fascinated by it all.” “Then the blockbuster movie “Twister” came out and solidified my career path in an instant.” She wanted to chase tornadoes! Her mother of course would not allow that, so she continued her studies in many advanced math and science courses while in high school, to prepare herself for college.
Ali Turiano Age
How old is Turiano? She is around 30 years old as of 2023. Her age is currently not available, research is ongoing will update it as soon as it is available.
Ali Turiano Education
She attended Penn State University, and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in meteorology, with a forecasting and communications option.
Ali Turiano Height|Weight
She stands on an average height of 5 feet 6 inches and weighs around 60kgs.
Ali Turiano Family
She was born in Italy. She also has a brother named Rob Nelson, an anchor/reporter for ABC7NY News in New York. However, she has not revealed information regarding her other family members. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Ali Turiano Husband|Married
She is engaged to her longtime boyfriend Ismael Santiago who is the president of Victory Ave Equipment. Santiago proposed to her on 1st June 2018.
Ali Turiano Children
She likes to keep her personal life private, hence she has not disclosed information about whether she has children or not. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Ali Turiano Career
Turiano was fortunate enough to have an internship at WFTS in Tampa during her senior year. It was there that she combined two passions; weather and being on camera. She knew being a broadcast meteorologist was the right choice to make. As a result, she attended Penn State University, and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in meteorology, with a forecasting and communications option. She participated in the CampusWeather Service and a College of Communications show, called “The Centre County Report,” while at Penn State. On top of that, she had the opportunity to have an apprenticeship at the National Weather Service.
She landed her first job upon graduation at WENY, in Elmira, New York as the morning meteorologist. During her tenure in the Finger Lakes, she also had the opportunity to fill in at her sister’s station WICU in Erie, Pennsylvania. After nearly two years of snow, ice, and extreme cold, Turiano was ready for those wild thunderstorms that started her meteorologist dream.
Turiano forecasted everything from sunny skies to floods and hurricanes while in Orlando. Tropical Storm Fay is one storm she will definitely never forget. “For a week,” “Fay beat up on the Sunshine State and dropped over three feet of rain in some areas,’ says Turiano. Severe weather happens all year round in Central Florida, and the six years she spent in Orlando helped her forecasting skills tremendously!
Ali Turiano Health
Turiano was eager for a new challenge after six years in Florida, and she was absolutely sure Dallas would be that opportunity. She has had family in Dallas for many years and she has always felt that the great city was like a second home for her.
Fitness and health play a major role in her life when she is not at work. She recently become a yogi and she loves any kind of fitness class that gets the blood pumping. In addition, she loves to cook and learn about different foods from other cultures. She is also a big sports fan cheering on her Alma Mater the Nittany Lions and America’s Team the Dallas Cowboys.
Ali Turiano salary |Net Worth
She has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which she earns from her broadcasting career.
Ali Turiano Social Media Platforms
She is very active on social media platforms and has over 4.9k followers on Twitter, 848 followers on Instagram, and over 29k followers on Facebook.