Ian Leonard Biography
Ian Leonard is an American journalist currently working as a Chief Meteorologist at Fox 9 since 2006 spending around 17 years and months at the station. He works 24 hours a day to remain the number one ranked Social media leader on Facebook and Twitter in the great State of Minnesota.
Ian Leonard Age
It is clear that Leonard was born in the United States. However, his actual date of birth remains unknown to the public for one reason or the other. Could it be he likes to keep his age private? By the look, he seems to be 56 years old as of 2022.
Ian Leonard Height
Leonard stands at a height of 1.77 m, and his weight is about 72 kg.
Ian Leonard Family
On his Facebook channel, Leonard stated that many of you know I lost my Father to Alzheimer’s last month…I wanted to share 1 of his paintings. He was a wonderful, gentle, talented man; here is “Paris in the rain”. Inspired by my grandmother’s love of another painting she could not afford it. His father was named Peter who was born in 1930 while his mother was named Cynthia.
Ian Leonard Wife
Leonard is happily married to his wife Christy Leonard and together they are blessed with two lovely daughters however, their names are not yet defined. Ian and his family live in Southwest Metro and have deep roots in Minneapolis dating back to the 1860s when they relocated from Bavaria settling in Golden Valley. We will update you as soon as possible.
Ian Leonard Career
Leonard attended Mississippi State University and studied Geosciences and Meteorology and was also a member of the National Honor Society. In the past three years, Ian survived cancer and finished the Lake Placid Ironman 140.6. He works tirelessly for the 8,000-plus athletes of Special Olympics Minnesota all year long with the yearly Polar Plunge in the winter and his Bad Pants Open Golf Tournament in the fall. Ian has helped raise over $20 million for Special Olympics Minnesota in the past 14 years and he is still going. From 1990 o 2003, he was a chief meteorologist at CFRN Television and at KWWL Television from 2003 to 2006.
These are some of the other anchors that Leonard works with at Fox 9:
- Leah Beno
- Tim Blotz
- Tom Butler
- Kelcey Carlson
- Bisi Onile-Ere
- Ahmad Hicks
- Amy Hockert
- Theo Keith
- Alix Kendall
- Kendall Mark
Ian Leonard Salary
Leonard’s salary is about $525,000 per year.
Ian Leonard’s Net Worth
Leonard’s estimated net worth is $2.1 million. His primary source is his job as a Chief Meteorologist at Fox 9 News.
Social Media Accounts
Leonard is active on social media and he posts personal and work-related stuff from time to time. He has over 10.6k followers on Instagram, 77k on Facebook, and 30k on Twitter.