Glenn Burns Bio, Age, Height, WSB, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Wife

Glenn Burns Bio, Wiki

Glenn Burns is an American meteorologist working for Channel 2 Action News Severe Weather Team 2 as the Chief meteorologist. He is an AMS-certified meteorologist working for the 4 pm and 6 pm newscasts from Monday to Friday.  

Glenn Burns Age

Burns was born on 21 July 1952. He is 70 years as of  2022.  However, Glenn manages to keep information regarding his place of birth away from the limelight. An update of this will be done once he has made the information public.

Glenn Burns Height

Burns stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches tall.

Glenn Burns Education

Burns attended the University of Florida, where she graduated with a degree in journalism. He also attended the University of Minnesota where he began his postgraduate work in astrophysics.

Glenn Burns Career

Burns is the chief meteorologist for Channel 2 Action News Severe Weather Team 2. He is an AMS-certified meteorologist appearing at the 4 pm and 6 pm newscasts from Monday to Friday. At the age of 14, Glenn started his broadcasting career at WSVN-TV in Miami as a  part-time job.

Glenn Burns
Glenn Burns

After graduating with a degree in journalism, Burns interned at the National Hurricane Center in Miami, working with Dr. Joseph Pellissier, and Dr. Neil Frank. He then moved to work for WPTV-TV in West Palm Beach, Florida, where he served as the chief meteorologist. Glenn has managed to receive several awards including from the Red Cross, Best of Cobb Magazine and Best of Atlanta Magazine, Civil Defense and Coast Guard, Associated Press, and Best of Gwinnett Magazine for his weather coverage.

After three years of working in Florida, Burns started his post-graduate work in astrophysics working as chief meteorologist for KARE-TV in Minneapolis, at the University of Minnesota. While in his stay there Glenn managed to win several awards including the Minnesota Teacher’s Award for a program. This involved students, teachers, and KARE-TV in a weather education series. The program finally evolved into Weather School.

Burns joined WSB-TV in 1981. Glenn has won several awards while at WSB-TV, including;  Best of Cobb, Best of Gwinnett, Best of Atlanta, and Associated Press Weathercaster of the Year. He has also been nominated for numerous Emmy Awards. Glenns is a member of the American Meteorological Society and holds the new CBM (Certified Broadcast Meteorologist) Seal of Approval. Burns and his wife Susan participate in many many area charities, including Boys and Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta, the Center for Family Resources, the Starlight Foundation, and the March of Dimes. Burns enjoys hiking, fishing, and looking at the planets and stars with his telescope.

Glenn Burns WSB

Burns works with WSB where he works alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Sophia Choi
  2. Wendy Corona
  3. Jorge Estevez
  4. Justin Farmer
  5. Linda Stouffer
  6. Justin Wilfon
  7. John Pruitt
  8. Lori Wilson
  9. Mike Shields
  10. Heather Catlin

Glenn Burns Net Worth

In Glenn’s career as a chief meteorologist, he has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.

Glenn Burns Salary

Burns receives annual earnings that range between $35,000 and $100,000.

Glenn Burns Parents and Siblings

Burns was born and raised in the United States, Burns manages to keep information regarding his parents and whether or not he has any siblings away from the limelight. An update of his family information will be done when available.

Glenn Burns Wife/ Spouse

Burns is happily married to his wife Susan. The duo resides in Marietta. The couple works together in many area charities.

Glenn Burns Kids/Children

Burns manages to keep information regarding whether he has any children away from the public. However, an update regarding his children will be done once available.

Glenn BurnsTwitter, Facebook, and Instagram

Burns is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts frequently. On his Twitter account, he has about 40 K followers, around 301 K followers on his Facebook page, and about 7,942 followers on his Instagram account.