Kara James Profile
Kara James is an American broadcasting meteorologist working for Weather Nation. She has been working for the station for quite some time now.
Kara James Education
James was very active in gymnastics when she was younger and was also the founder of the gymnastics team at her high school. After high school, she attended the University of Oklahoma where she graduated cum laude with her Bachelor of Science in Meteorology. She, later on, joined Mississippi State University where she earned her Master’s degree in Geosciences.
Kara James Career
James is a meteorologist who recently helped enclose the 2020 Easter Sunday deadly tornado outbreak which took place in southeast Mississippi. Furthermore, she had worked for other stations prior to joining Weather Nation. For instance, she previously worked for WBTW where she joined in June 2015 and served as the weekend evening meteorologist. Prior to her tenure at WBTW, she previously worked for WTVA in Tupelo, Mississippi where she served as the weekday morning and noon meteorologist.
While still at WTVA, she earned an Emmy Award nomination for team coverage of an EF-3 tornado in 2013 in Shuqualak, Mississippi. That very year, she was also the first woman in Mississippi to attain the Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (CBM) seal from the American Meteorological Society. Her career in meteorology started while still in Mississippi whereby she enclosed all types of extreme weather events. some of the weather events she has covered include flooding, tropical systems across multiple southern states as well as tornadoes.
Whenever she is not working, she finds pleasure in spending time at home with her mini poodle Truffles, running, exploring, and swimming. She also loves to volunteer in animal shelters and find homes and owners for some of the animals in the shelters. Additionally, she is also an avid runner who often races in 5Ks, 10Ks, and half marathons. She is also very much active when it comes to her social media platforms including Facebook as well as Twitter.
Kara James Weather Nation
James is currently working at Weather Nation where she works alongside other famous Weather Nation anchors and reporters including;
- Chelsea Ambriz
- Lauren Bostwick
- Rob Bradley
- Alana Cameron
- Patrick Crawford
- Jesse Kelley
- Karissa Klos
- Erik Kostrzewa
- Taban Sharifi
- John Van Pelt
Kara James Age
James’ age is not known for she has managed to keep her personal life private. It is therefore not known how old James is or when she celebrates her birthday. However, she might be in her 30’s.
Quick Facts About James
|Full Name||Kara James|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Kara James Height
James stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches tall.
Kara James Family
James was born and raised in Tupelo, Mississippi. Information regarding James‘ parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Kara James Husband
Information about James’s dating life is not known for she has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight. It is therefore not known if James is engaged to someone or whether she is married. It is also not known if she has any children.
Kara James Salary
Being one of the top journalists for Weather Nation James earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Kara James Net Worth
James has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million and $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a meteorologist.