Drew Anderson Bio, Wiki
Drew Anderson is an American meteorologist working with FOX 29 in West Chester, Philadelphia serving the station as a meteorologist. He has been working with this station since 2008.
Drew Anderson Dates of Birth
Anderson is 34 years old as of 2022. He was born in 1988 in West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States. Anderson has not shared his date of birth, therefore, it is not known when he celebrates his birthday.
Drew Anderson Measurements
Anderson stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 9 inches.
Drew Anderson Education
Anderson also majored in meteorology at Pennsylvania State University. After completing his studies there, he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Meteorology and a Minor in Communication and Technology. He graduated with Laureate status. While there, he worked as a mathematics teacher where he hosted a classic rock show at Penn State University’s radio station. He also programmed the school’s movie channel.
In his junior year, he interned in Lancaster at WGAL NBC8 and in Philadelphia at KYW CBS3 with Kathy Orr. In addition to that, he rotated as a video editor, reporter, anchor, and forecaster for a weather show broadcast on a local community channel in Centre County, the county of Penn State.
Drew Anderson Work Experience
Anderson is a meteorologist at FOX 29 in Philadelphia. His love and passion for weather started at a very young age. He began forecasting weather in the third grade on FOX29 when Good Day Philadelphia went on the road. Kathy Orr, a FOX29 meteorologist, helped to shape his career in 2008 when he interned at FOX 29. He was lucky to learn as an intern. Kathy was happy to see Anderson giving a forecast on ESPN’s College GameDay a year later.
Upon college graduation, he moved to Lancaster, PA to work for WGAL, the NBC and at WBRE, the NBC in Wilkes-Barre, PA. He spent a few years there. While forecasting on Weekend TODAY, he saw an incredible meteorologist, Scott Williams for the first time. After a period of time, he left WBRE to head to York, PA. While there, he did weekday morning weather for FOX43. He was much loved there by the bosses and he was given a chance to be the Jennaphr Frederick of FOX43. Anderson did live interviews while roller skating, climbing a rock wall, riding a bike, and much more over the years.
He carried FOX43’s new wireless live report technology to new heights, reporting live from a hot air balloon floating across Lancaster County, from cars, boats, planes, and moving trains. From there, he moved to Allentown, PA. While there, he did weekend morning and evening weather for WFMZ. His space and science reporting was much loved by the bosses which made them elevate him to a morning show science anchor.
Currently, he has taught over fifty courses in person and/or online that have focused on how’s and why’s of weather, communications, sustainability, geography, earth science, natural disasters, risk management, weather that changed history, and severe weather. He is currently teaching at West Chester University on earth science and meteorology. While at West Chester University, Anderson does research in sustainability and science communication. He likes inspiring the next generation of meteorologists just like his Weather Authority colleagues. While growing up, Sue Serio came to his middle school for a weather talk. He still recalls that day.
He likes serving the community through teaching when not om-air. During his leisure time, he likes traveling. Throughout his career, he has visited every Canadian province, every continent, and every state. To date, he feels privileged to lead science expeditions in Antarctica.
Drew Anderson Net Worth
In Anderson’s career as a Meteorologist, he has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.
Drew Anderson Earnings
He receives annual earnings that range between $35,000 and $100,000.
Drew Anderson Parents and Siblings
Anderson was born and raised in West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States. He manages to keep information regarding his parents or whether or not he has any siblings away from the limelight. An update of this information will be out when available to the public.
Drew Anderson Spouse
Anderson manages to keep information regarding whether or not he is in marriage. An update of this information will be out once information regarding whether or not he is in marriage is available to the public.
Drew Anderson Kids
Anderson manages to keep information regarding whether or not he has any children away from the public. An update of this information will be out when available
He has been nominated consistently for Emmys for the great work that he does. His science and weather work helped him to receive an award from AccuWeather and the American Meteorological Society’s prestigious Certified Broadcast Meteorologist seal. For his innovation in the classroom is well-known, teaching and technology conferences frequently ask Drew to lead talks and workshops. Penn State awarded him in 2017with its teaching excellence award.
Drew Anderson Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram
He is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts frequently. On his Twitter account, he has about 2,031 followers, around 3.1K followers on his Facebook page, and about 260 followers on his Instagram account.