Jaime Travers Profile
Jaime Travers is an American Meteorologist working for FOX 2 – KTVI in St. Louis, Missouri. She is thrilled to work with the FOX 2 weather team.
Jaime Travers Education
Travers is a proud graduate of the Georgia Institute of Technology. She graduated from there with a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Earth and Atmospheric Sciences. She also holds a Master’s degree in Meteorology from Saint Louis University. For her high school, Travers is a 2004 alumnus of Parkway Central High School.
Jaime Travers Career
Travers serves at FOX 2 as a Meteorologist appearing every morning on Saturdays and Sundays. Also, he appears every midday from Monday to Friday. Travers’s interest in weather developed from her love for tornadoes. Her first experience with a tornado was when she was young, whereby her home in Chesterfield was destroyed by the deadly F4 tornado of January 1967. The tornado ripped through Creve Coeur, Chesterfield, and Maryland Heights of St. Louis County, in Missouri.
Travers began her journalism career at the CBS and The CW Affiliate, KFVS-TV in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. From there, she went to work for KSN in Wichita, Kansas. The American Meteorological Society (AMS) awarded the Travers Certified Broadcast Meteorologist seal of approval in December 2014.
While at the Georgia Institute of Technology, Travers served at the National Weather Service office in Peachtree City, Georgia as a student volunteer. Travers’s thesis analyzed atmospheric environments similar to the catastrophic flooding event of May 2010 in Nashville, Tennessee. The research was motivated by the easy fact, “flooding is the top cause of weather-related deaths.” While at Saint Louis University, the results of her research were used to design products for National Weather Service offices around the nation. Travers worked as an intern at KTVI/KPLR during the summer of the year 2010.
During Travers’s leisure time, she likes cheering the Blues and the Cardinals, as well as exploring the outdoors. Her favorite day trip is having a bike ride on the Katy Trail through Missouri’s wine country. Travers also enjoys cooking or hosting BBQs on the patio when she is free.
Quick Facts About Travers
|Age||37 years old as of 2022|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Jaime Travers Age
Travers is 37 years old as of 2022. She was born on January 5, 1985, in Chesterfield, Missouri, United States. She celebrates her birthday on the 5th of January every year.
Jaime Travers Height
Travers stands at a height of approximately 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m).
Jaime Travers Family
Information regarding Travers’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Jaime Travers Husband
Travers is married to her lovely spouse, Evan Shea. They tied the knot on June 8, 2013, at a wedding ceremony registered at Sur La Table, after a couple of years of dating.
Jaime Travers Pregnant / Daughter
There were rumors that Travers was pregnant in 2022. However, it was confirmed that she was not pregnant. Travers and her husband Evan Shea take great pride in being mom and dad to their one daughter named Hazel. Travers likes spending her free time with her husband and daughter, as well as their pomeranian dog named Amber.
Jaime Travers Salary
Being one of the top journalists for FOX 2 – KTVI, she earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Jaime Travers Net Worth
Travers has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a Meteorologist.
Jaime Travers Ankle Monitor
In September 2021, more than 16,000 users shared posts that imply a black device strapped to Travers’s leg in a photo was an ankle monitor. The kind of ankle monitor strapped to her leg was the one used to enforce geographical boundaries and curfews on someone released on parole or probation. However, FOX 2 stated that the device had nothing to do with the criminal justice system. The news director at FOX 2 studio, Audrey Prywitch, wrote in an email to USA TODAY explaining that the ankle monitor that Travers was wearing was for the connection to an earpiece that allowed producers to relay information to presenters while broadcasting. It is typically used by reporters in live shots, meteorologists, and anchors.
At FOX 2 News Travers works alongside;
- Patrick Clark
- Mike Colombo
- Elliott Davis
- Margie Ellisor
- Daniel Esteve
- Tim Ezell
- Vic Faust
- John Fuller
- Dan Gray
- Ty Hawkins
- Chris Hayes
- Chris Higgins
- Kelley Hoskins
- Jasmine Huda
- Angela Hutti