Mary Kay Kleist Bio| Wiki
Mary Kay Kleist is an American meteorologist and newscast. She is currently working at 5 p.m., 6 p.m, and 10 p.m. CBS 2 Chicago meteorologist newscast. She has been working there for more than two decades. She kicked off her career at WGN-AM Radio and CLTV in Chicago back in 1994-95 as a weather anchor.
She previously worked as a meteorologist reporting weather for WXYZ-TV in Detroit, MI. Later, she joined CBS 2 Chicago network. She has been awarded a list of local awards for her work such as 3 Emmys in 2015 after she covered the April tornados.
Mary Kay Kleist Age | Date Of Birth
Mary was born to her father and mother in Miami, Florida, United States. She is around 55 years old.
Mary Kay Kleist Height
She is a woman of average stature. Mary stands at a height of 5 ft 1 in (Approx1.5 m).
Mary Kay Kleist Family
She was born and raised in Miami, Florida by her parents. Her birthday is celebrated on October 3rd every year. However, she has not revealed the birth year.
Mary Kay Kleist Husband|Children
She is married to her better half by the name Mark. The two lovebirds tied the knot on 20 January 1990. She is a mother of two (a boy and a girl). Her son Blake is a 2018 graduate. She and her family reside in Naperville.
Mary Kay Kleist Education
She graduated from the University of Central Florida back in 1992. Mary was awarded a bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Communications. later joined Mississippi State University for her higher education. She studied weather-broadcasting and was awarded a degree in Broadcast Meteorology Program.
Mary Kay Kleist CBS2 Chicago
Mary joined CBS 2 Chicago network back in the year 2002. She became a Licensed CBS2 Broadcast Meteorologist. Currently, Mary hosts the 5 p.m., 6 p.m., and 10 p.m. CBS 2 Chicago’s meteorologist newscasts. Her career started at WJCL-TV in Savannah where she worked for three years. She was a weekend weather anchor, health as well as general assignment reporter. Additionally, Mary worked as a news anchor, photographer, and editor of CNN Headline News.
Mary joined WFLA-TV as a meteorologist and weather anchor at WFLA-AM Radio after leaving WJCL-TV. Her role was to report the weather for The Tampa Tribune. Currently, Mary is working for CBS 2 Chicago and occupies the highest distinction title as a CBM (Certified Broadcast Meteorologist) since 2007. She has won several honors and recognitions, such as three Emmy Awards in 2015, for her coverage of the April Tornados.
Mary’s other colleagues at CBS Include:
Ben Tracy – White House correspondent
Jasmine Viel – Anchor
Dr. Max Gomez – Medical correspondent
Pat Harvey – Anchor
Karen Leigh – anchor
Kathy Walsh – anchor
Anne-Marie Green – Anchor
Kay Kleist Salary
She is a CBS meteorologist and newscaster there is no doubt, she earns a decent salary. Mary’s average salary is $300, 000 per year.
Kay Kleist Networth
Mary is a CBS2 meteorologist and newscaster, there is no doubt she has accumulated a decent fortune over the years. Mary’s estimated net worth is $3 million.