Mike Woods is a skilled American journalist currently working at FOX 5 NY as the weekend meteorologist and “Good Day New York” feature reporter. He joined the news team in June 2001. In October 2003, he became the morning meteorologist for “Good Day”.
Mike Woods Age
How old is Woods? He is 54 years old as of 2023. Woods was born on January 28, 1968, in Sacramento, California, United States. He celebrates his birthday on January 28 every year.
Mike Woods Education
He received his degree in Rhetoric and Communications, with an emphasis on atmospheric science, from U.C. Davis. An AMS seal holder. In addition, he has also received an Emmy nomination for best weather forecast by the NATAS and in 2009, McDonald’s presented him with the Black Media Legends award.
Mike Woods Height|Weight
Woods stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 70kgs
Mike Woods Family
Woods was born to both parents as the only child in a small-sized family in Sacramento, CA. His father Ed Woods is of African-American descent while information regarding his mother is not yet revealed.
Mike Woods Wife|Gay
Woods like to keep his personal life private. However, there have been speculations that he is probably gay. These rumors continued to spread when Woods was spotted in gay bars in New York City. As per some sites, Woods is in a relationship with a long-term partner, Ines Rosales. His partner Ines Rosales is also a journalist who serves as a morning Traffic anchor for Fox 5 News Channel
Mike Woods Children
He likes to keep his personal life private, hence he has not disclosed information about whether he has children or not. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Mike Woods Career
Woods was born and raised in Sacramento, Calif., but has lived in a variety of different cities around the country since 1993. He landed his fisrt job on the air in Eastern North Carolina, where he worked as the morning and noon weather anchor from 1993 to 1996. During his tenure in North Carolina, he covered several hurricanes, including Bertha and Fran in 1996. He provided the arid forecasts in the deserts of Phoenix from 1996 to 2001 prior to leaving for New York.
He received his degree in Rhetoric and Communications, with an emphasis on atmospheric science, from U.C. Davis. An AMS seal holder. In addition, he has also received an Emmy nomination for best weather forecast by the NATAS and in 2009, McDonald’s presented him with the Black Media Legends award. Wood is involved in a charity organization that includes a cause that’s very near to his heart – cancer. Most recently, he raised over $10,000 for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society through the program, Team in Training, which is dedicated to training runners, walkers, triathletes, cyclists, and hikers for events to raise money for cancer patients and their loved ones.
Mike Woods FOX 5 NY
In this capacity, Woods has covered many major weather events in the tri-state area, including blizzards, Nor’Easters, hurricanes, and heatwaves. Most recently, he spent nearly 72 hours on air covering Hurricane Irene. Moreover, he is also a Patron of the Fox News Apprentice Program, which is a diversity program that assists students and young professionals interested in pursuing a career in broadcasting and journalism.
Additionally, he is an active member and supporter of 100 Black Men Inc of New York and its Eagle Academy, The Ronald McDonald House, Housing Works, AYUDA for the Arts, and Big Brothers Big Sisters. Woods a renowned triathlete, during his leisure time, he enjoys working out, skiing, and any activity involving physical fitness. He has been featured in Muscle and Fitness magazine in the “Real People” column.
Mike Woods Salary|Net Worth
Woods 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.
Mike Woods Social Media Platforms
He is very active on social media platforms and has over 38.1k followers on Twitter, 38.7k followers on Instagram, and over 4k followers on Facebook.