Chesley Mcneil Bio | Wiki
Chesley Mcneil is an American meteorologist. He currently serves as a weather forecaster at 11Alive television station based in Atlanta, Georgia. Apart from his career in television, Chesley has also taught both undergraduate and graduate-level Meteorology as well as Earth Sciences courses at different colleges and universities.
Currently, Chesley teaches at Kennesaw University. He holds the prestigious American Meteorological Society Seal of Approval and is a Certified Broadcast Meteorologist. Chesley is also the recipient of the broadcasting Emmy Awards along with other many professional awards and honors. He is an active member of the American Meteorology Society, the National Association of Black Journalists as well as the National Weather Association.
Chesley Mcneil Age
He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Chesley celebrates his birthday on September 16, every year.
Chesley Mcneil Height
He is a man of average stature. Chesley stands at the height of 5 ft 7 in ( Approx 1.7m).
Chesley Mcneil Family
He was born to his father and mother in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Chesley holds American nationality but belongs to the African-American ethnicity. However, information about his parents and siblings is not available to the public.
Chesley Mcneil Wife
He is a married man. Chesley married his wife called Ramona McNeil. The couple celebrates their wedding anniversary on April 9 every year. Chesley and Ramona are parents to Cyrus, Marquis, and Chesley Jr.
Chesley Mcneil Education
He attended and graduated from Wesley College based in Delaware. He holds a bachelor of arts in Mass Communications. Additionally, Chesley has a Master of Science in Geosciences from Mississippi State University.
Chesley Mcneil 11alive
He became part of the 11Alive weather team in 2009. His role there is to serve as the Meteorologist for the morning and noon news. Chesley is one of Atlanta’s most popular on-air personalities. He appears every weekday as the host of his own morning show on 11Alive, called ‘Wake Up With Chesley’.
His journalism career started at WBOC based in Salisbury, Maryland. After a short while, he left the station so that he could go and join WRIC-TV based in Richmond, Virginia. There, Chesley produced two weekly shows. one of the shows was a teen show called “Rich talk” and another one was a public affairs show called “This Week in Richmond.“
But his interest and training in Meteorology later gave him the weekend weather anchor job, he started now reporting on the weather, local events, and environmental as well as human interest stories. After working for nine good years at WRIC, Chesley left his role as an anchor of the weather on Good Morning Richmond as well as the 8 News at Noon newscasts. He went to Buffalo, New York where he became part of the staff of WGRZ as their morning Meteorologist for the Daybreak Morning show as well as Noon newscasts.
Chesley’s other colleagues at NBC include;
Lauren Taylor WOWT-anchor
Chesley Mcneil Omega Psi Phi
He is a 2012 initiate of the Chi Gamma Gamma chapter of Omega Psi Phi. Chesley is an active member of the American Meteorology Society, the National Association of Black Journalists as well as the National Weather Association. He’s also a proud and devoted member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc.
In 2013, Chesley was honored by the Governor of Georgia to the Severe Weather Task Force. Chesley and his wife Ramona are caring parents of three grown-up boys. In his leisure time, he attends church services, and sports, especially tennis or even basketball. He also makes some documentaries.
Chesley Mcneil Salary
His main source of income is his job as a weatherman at 11Alive television station based in Atlanta, Georgia. Chesley’s average salary is $75,912 per year.
Chesley Mcneil Net Worth
The weather forecaster at 11Alive television has accumulated a decent wealth. Chesley’s estimated net worth is $988,572.
Who Is Chesley Mcneil
Chesley is an American meteorologist. He currently serves as a weather forecaster at 11Alive television station based in Atlanta, Georgia.
Is Chesley Mcneil Married
Yes. Chesley married his wife called Ramona McNeil. The couple celebrates their wedding anniversary on April 9 every year. Chesley and Ramona are parents to Cyrus, Marquis, and Chesley Jr.
How Tall Is Chesley Mcneil
Chesley is a man of average stature who stands at the height of 5 ft 7 in ( Approx 1.7m)