A.J. Burnett Bio, Wiki
A.J. Burnett is a New England Emmy Award-winning meteorologist working for WCVB Channel 5’s StormTeam 5, serving as a Meteorologist/Weather Producer. He has been working with this station since Jan 2016.
A.J. Burnett Age
Born and raised in Cape Codder, Massachusetts, the United States, A.J. keeps the information about his dates of birth, age, birthday, and zodiac sign away from the limelight. Nonetheless, judging from his appearance, he might be around his 50’s.
A.J. Burnett Height/Measurements
Burnett stands approximately 5 feet 11 inches (1. 8 m) and weighs around 94 kg
A.J. Burnett Education
For his education, A.J. enrolled in Barnstable High School prior to going on to earn a degree in Meteorology from Rutgers University in New Jersey. He also has teacher certification in both Earth Science and Mathematics and briefly taught high school science and math.
A.J. Burnett Career
Burnett works for WCVB Channel 5’s StormTeam 5, serving as a Meteorologist/Weather Producer. He came to the team in 2016 and is proud to work and serve districts he calls “home.” A.J. has worked at a few television stations in New England, including WCSH6/WLBZ2 in Maine, WFXT in Boston, New England Cable News, as well as WCVB fellow Hearst station WMUR-TV in New Hampshire.
His profession has taken him into the elements of countless memorable storms, including the Blizzard of 2013, Super Storm Sandy, the powerful January Nor’easter of 2018 (sometimes referred to as the “Bomb Cyclone”), and the Tornado Outbreak in western Massachusetts in 2011. A.J. is part of the American Meteorological Society and has the AMS Television Seal of Approval, presented for excellence in broadcast meteorology.
In 2022, A.J. obtained a regional Emmy award given by The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) Boston/New England Chapter for storm coverage during a Nor’easter. He has also been voted multiple times for his work with NewsCenter 5 and Chronicle teams reporting on climate change, including his contributions to the “Forecasting Our Future” franchise, an initiative throughout all Hearst Television stations to address issues Americans face in navigating changing weather patterns and their influence on local communities and economies.
Apart from his position at WCVB, A.J. takes part in a proud family tradition of volunteerism, emceeing a few local occasions and galas. He has operated with Birthday Wishes, a group committed to providing birthday parties to kids experiencing homelessness, and has been a sponsor of the Alzheimer’s Association chapters in Massachusetts, Maine, and New Hampshire, having held a role on the Board of Directors. He also took part with the Perkins School for the Blind in Watertown, MA, documenting written works for the visually impaired.
Born and raised in Cape Codder, A.J. attended Barnstable High School prior to going on to earn a degree in Meteorology from Rutgers University in New Jersey. He also has teacher certification in both Earth Science and Mathematics and briefly taught high school science and math. A.J. resides on the North Shore and is the blessed dad of two beautiful, strong girls, Grace and Caroline.
A.J. Burnett’s Net Worth
In A.J.’s career as a meteorologist, he was able to amass a net worth between $1 Million-$ 5 million.
A.J. Burnett Salary
Funayama acquires annual earnings that range between $ 93,750, and $ 188, 995.
A.J. Burnett’s Parents and Siblings
Burnett was born and raised to parents in Cape Codder, Massachusetts, the United States. Growing up, his affectionate parents were his role model. Besides this, A.J. has not revealed any further details about his parents or siblings if he has any.
A.J. Burnett Wife
Burnett is married to Carrie Burnett though he has not said much about their union. The couple resides on the North Shore with their daughters, and their dog, Emma.
A.J. Burnett Kids
He and his wife are proud parents of two daughters namely Grace Burnett and Caroline Burnett.
A.J. Burnett WCVB-TV
Burnett works at WCVB-TV, where he works alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists, such as;
- Antoinette Antonio
- Jessica Brown
- Shaun Chaiyabhat
- Jennifer Eagan
- Anthony Everett
- Ed Harding
- Doug Meehan
- Ted Reinstein
- Rhondella Richardson
- Mary Saladna
- Ben Simmoneau
- Maria Stephanos
- Erika Tarantal
- Katie Thompson
- Josh Brogadir
A.J. Burnett’s Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram
Burnett is vocal on his social media accounts, where he posts often. On his Twitter account, he has about 11.8K Followers around 13K followers on his Facebook page, and 1,952 followers on his Instagram account.