Ian Leonard Bio, Wiki
Ian Leonard is an American Meteorologist working for FOX 9 serving the station as a Chief Meteorologist. He has been working with this station since 2006.
Ian Leonard Age
Leonard manages to keep information regarding his dates of birth away from the limelight. An update of his age will be done once he has made the information public. However, judging from his appearance, he might be in his50s.
Ian Leonard Height/Measurements
Leonard stands at the height of 5 feet 9 inches tall.
Ian Leonard Education
Leonard graduated from high school and earned his High School Diploma. Later on he enrolled at Mississippi State University to pursue his career course. After finishing his studies there, he graduated with his degree in Meteorology and Geoscience.
Ian Leonard Career
Leonard works at FOX 9/KMSP-TV in Minneapolis, Minnesota where he serves as the Chief Meteorologist. He is a focused journalist, he lives his life through one simple run-on sentence; “I love my life, I love my wife, I love my daughters and I love my dog…I kinda like the cats.” He tries to make his corner of the world a better place than when he found it.
Prior to joining the FOX 9 Weather team, Ian worked for KWWL-TV in Waterloo, Iowa. During his working time there, he served the station as a chief meteorologist for three years from 2003 to 2006. Moreover, he also served at CFRN-TV in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. While there, he worked as a chief meteorologist for 13 years from 1990 to 2003.
Apart from his career job, Leonard works tirelessly for the 8,000-plus athletes of Special Olympics Minnesota all year long. He works with his Bad Pants Open Golf Tournament in the fall and with the annual Polar Plunge in the winter. In the past 14 years, Ian has helped raise over $20 million for Special Olympics Minnesota through it and he does not plan to stop anytime soon.
Ian Leonard’s Net Worth
In Leonard’s career as a Chief Meteorologist, he has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.
How Much Does Ian Leonard Earn?
He receives annual earnings that range between $35,000 and $100,000.
Ian Leonard’s Parents and Siblings
Leonard was born and raised in the United States, he 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.
Ian Leonard Spouse
Leonard is married to his wife Christy Leonard. However, he has not disclosed any information about his wife. An update of his wife’s information will be done when available.
Ian Leonard Kids
Leonard is a proud father to two children, Kaiti Leonard and another one. Their firstborn child turned 20 years old in August 2022. The family resides in Southwest Metro with deep roots in Minneapolis.
Ian Leonard FOX 9
Leonard works at FOX 9 where he works alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;
- Hannah Flood
- Leah Beno
- Tim Blotz
- Tom Butler
- Kelcey Carlson
- Bisi Onile-Ere
- Amy Hockert
- Alix Kendall
- Alex Lehnert
- Kendall Mark
Ian Leonard Lip cancer
In 2016, Leonard lost a part of his lower lip due to squamous cell cancer. His journey with squamous cell skin cancer. He noticed a small painful red bump on his lower lip and went to the doctor during his appointment he received confirmation after a biopsy.From there he underwent the MOHs surgery session that lasted for 5 hours with 7 separate surgical procedures to remove the cancer in his lower lip
Ian Leonard Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram
He is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts frequently. On his Twitter account, he has about 30k followers, around 78k followers on his Facebook page, and about 11k followers on his Instagram account.