Don Schwenneker Biography
Don Schwenneker is a skilled American journalist currently working at ABC11 as a meteorologist this morning. He holds the Certified Broadcast Meteorologist seal from the American Meteorological Society as well as a Seal of Approval from the National Weather Association.
Don Schwenneker Age|Birthday
How old is Schwenneker? He is 50 years old as of 2023. Schwenneker was born on May 17, 1972, in Des Moines, Iowa, United States. Schwenneketr celebrates his birthday on the 17th of May every year.
Don Schwenneker Education
He attended Drake University and Mississippi State University. He holds a Certified Broadcast Meteorologist designation from the American Meteorological Society, as well as a Seal of Approval from the National Weather Association
Don Schwenneker Height|Weight
Schwenneker stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 70kgs
Don Schwenneker Family
He was born in the United state, however, he has not revealed information regarding his parents or siblings members. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Don Schwenneker Wife|Married
Schwenneker’s family comes first in his life. He is happily married and is blessed with three children. He was also a volunteer firefighter for 7 years in Pennsylvania.
Don Schwenneker Children
Schwenneker and his wife are blessed with three children, hence he has not disclosed information regarding his wife. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Don Schwenneker career
In addition, he was honored with two Associated Press Awards for Best Weathercast, Don joined Eyewitness News from Chicago where he served as a meteorologist for WBBM-TV. Before that, he served for WTAE-TV in Pittsburgh, and WTAJ-TV in Altoona, Pennsylvania. He started his weather career over 20 years ago as a lead forecaster for KBIM-TV in Roswell, New Mexico.
He was nicknamed “Big Weather,” by a colleague for two reasons. First, he’s 6’5″ and one of the taller meteorologists on TV. Second, during big weather events from tornadoes to flood warnings, Don was always on TV. Anytime there was big weather in the forecast, “Big Weather” was on TV. And the name has stuck ever since!
Schwenneker’s family comes first in his life. He is happily married and is blessed with three children. He was also a volunteer firefighter for 7 years in Pennsylvania. Moreover, he is a certified rescue technician & first responder. In addition to firefighting, his public service includes Police, Fire, and EMS dispatching and national certification as a 911 call-taker/dispatcher.
Don Schwenneker Salary|Net Worth
He has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which he earned from his broadcasting career.