Jeff Smith Biography
Jeff Smith is an American Meteorologist serving as a correspondent for Channel 7 Eyewitness News. Smith provides live newscasts on Weekends at 5:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m., and 11:00 p.m. for WABC7-TV. Additionally, he reports for several newscasts throughout the week and uses social media to alert viewers to potentially dangerous weather.
Jeff Smith Age
Smith was born on July 13, 1981, in Plymouth, Massachusetts, US. He is 40 years old as of 2022. Smith celebrates his birthday on July 13 every year.
Jeff Smith Height
Smith stands at an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and has a weight of about 72kgs.
Jeff Smith Family
Smith has not disclosed his family members, parents, and siblings. Mostly because he does not necessarily find this information useful to the public. However, we will keep you posted should this information be available.
Jeff Smith Wife
Smith is married to Dana Jones from Moorpark, California, and the two have a son called Jordan. Additionally, on December 26, 2015, ABCNY shared a post on Facebook congratulating Smith for getting married with the caption, “CONGRATULATIONS! Our own meteorologist Jeff Smith got married this week! SHARE THIS to wish him congrats!” Jeff currently resides in New York City with his family.
Jeff Smith Career
Smith serves as the weekend Meteorologist for Channel 7 Eyewitness News. Jeff joined the Eyewitness News Team in 2007, after working as a meteorologist for WTEN-TV, the ABC station in Albany, New York. Prior to that, he served as Chief Meteorologist at the ABC affiliate in Oak Hill, West Virginia, WOAY-TV.
Jeff was born and raised in Plymouth, Massachusetts, where the severe New England weather first piqued his interest in meteorology. Further, he continued to pursue his passion, studying atmospheric science at Cornell University while providing Newswatch 16, a student-run television station at nearby Ithaca College, with live weather forecasts.
Further, Smith interviewed Dr. Ron Martinelli, a forensic criminologist, and Dr. Christopher Layne, a clinical psychologist, on January 23, 2011, the week of Roundtable on ABCNY. They discussed the awful Tucson, Arizona shooting, the whereabouts of the Morenci brothers, and the Ohio family that was discovered dead in a tree. In addition, in acknowledgment of the excellence of his weather forecasts, Jeff has achieved the renowned Certified Broadcast Meteorologist credential from the American Meteorological Society.
Jeff Smith Salary
Smith earns an average salary of $75,000 annually.
Jeff Smith’s Net Worth
Smith has an estimated net worth of $1 million. His primary source of income is his job as a weekend Meteorologist for Channel 7 Eyewitness News.
Social Media Accounts
Smith is active on social media and he posts personal and work-related stuff from time to time. He has over 2000 followers on Instagram, about 1500 on Facebook, and around 2300 on Twitter.