Evelyn Taft is an American journalist, news anchor and news director. She was born on 24 August 1984, in San Francisco, CA, US. She is well known for her work as the editor of KCAL and as a weeknight meteorologist for KCAL-TV channel 9 stations.
The gorgeous reporter is now the host of CBS News' weather forecast. She received a Golden Mike Award for the best weather segment.
Date of Birth
24 August 1984
San Francisco, CA, US
journalist, news anchor and news director
Russian - Jewish
Taft was born in the United States but spent her childhood traveling to different countries including, Israel, London, and France. She was able to learn numerous languages at a young age as a result of it. She is currently able to communicate in Hebrew, French, and Russian.
She graduated from Menlo School in Atherton, California and later she enrolled at the University of Southern California's Annenberg School of Journalism. She also earned a degree in Broadcast Journalism and Political Science in 2006. Finally, she received her Mississippi State University Meteorology Certificate.
The estimated net worth of Evelyn Taft is around $1 million. She makes her fortune through her successful professional career as a chief meteorologist for CBSLA and KCAL9 News.
Evelyn Taft is happily married to her boyfriend Ross Resnik in 2011, who is the founder of Roaming Hunger. The business is well known for its directory and website for discovering and reserving food trucks and carts.
After being in a relationship for a long time the duo finally tied the knot in 2011. The couple have two lovely children. Her first child was born in September 2015 and she was shortly pregnant with her second child.
Taft worked as the seven hour morning program meteorologist at KRON 4 in the San Francisco Bay Area. She's also a member of the National Weather Association, and her work has earned her the NWA Seal of Approval.
While studying Broadcast Journalism and Political Science, she reported the weather for Annenberg's live program. She went to work as the weather anchor, news anchor and reporter for KKCOY. the CBS affiliate on the central coast after graduation.
Furthermore, she sent majority of her time at KVOY reporting from the front lines of multiple wildfires in Santa Barbara Country. She also worked as a meteorologist with the CSB affiliate KION in Salinas.
She has always been fascinated by world culture and travel. While still a teenager, she started working at the Mid-Peninsula Community Media Center in the Bay Area where she hosted a variety of travel and entertainment events.