Tom Wachs Biography
Tom Wachs is a skilled American journalist currently working at WITI-FOX 6 as a meteorologist. He joined the FOX6 Weather Team in June 2014.
Tom Wachs Age
His age is currently not available, research is ongoing will update it as soon as it is available. He is around 45 years old
Tom Wachs Education
After completing Homestead High School, he attended and graduated from the University of Oklahoma and the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Tom Wachs Height
He stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches and weighs 80kgs
Tom Wachs family
He was born and raised in Mequon, however, he has not revealed information regarding his family members. This information is currently under review.
Tom Wachs Wife
Wachs is happily married but he has not disclosed information regarding his wife.
Tom Wachs children
Wachs and his wife are blessed with one daughter whose information is not yet disclosed. During his leisure time, he enjoys spending time with my daughter and traveling with my wife.
Tom Wachs FOX6 Meteorologist
His passion for weather began at the age of 3 years old, he knew he wanted to be a meteorologist. He was born and raised in Mequon, watching and learning from former FOX6 Chief Meteorologist Vince Candella. In high school, he was fortunate to intern with Vince. So, it’s a dream come true to work at FOX6, and feels great to be home again.
He attended and graduated from the University of Oklahoma and the University of Wisconsin-Madison, after completing at Homestead High School.
He ventured into the business early and interned at many TV stations in both Milwaukee and Oklahoma City. In addition, he also interned at The Weather Channel in Atlanta. He spent two years as Chief Meteorologist at KNOP-TV in North Platte, Nebraska before moving to WJHL-TV in northeast Tennessee after college. He luckily met his beautiful wife in Tennessee and we headed for Kansas City, where he served at KCTV for 6 years, doing TV weather and storm chasing for the station.
Furthermore, he was one of the first 200 people in the country to receive the Certified Broadcast Meteorologist designation (“CBM”) from the American Meteorological Society. He received the 2019 Best Weathercast Award from the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association. During his leisure time, he enjoys spending time with my daughter and traveling with my wife.
Awards and Achievements
- He was nominated for an Emmy award.
- Wachs was among the first 200 people in the country to receive the Certified Broadcast Meteorologist designation from the American Meteorological Society.
- Tom also received the Best Weathercast Award from the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association in 2019.
Tom Wachs salary|Net Worth
His salary is estimated to be $70,000-$120,000 and has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he earned through his career as a journalist
Tom Wachs’s Social media Platform
He is very active on his Twitter and Facebook pages and has more than 6k followers on Twitter and 7k on Facebook