Katie Walls Profile
Katie Walls is an American Meteorologist at Spectrum since joining the station in June of 2020. She is best known for her time in WSB-TV where she worked as a Meteorologist from June 2014 to June 21, 2020. Before joining WSB-TV, she worked in southwest Florida at WINK and in southern Illinois at WSIL, where she met her husband, Ryan.
Katie Walls Education
Katie attended Florida State University where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Meteorology in 2007.
After her stint in Tallahassee, Katie attended Penn State University for her Master of Science degree in Meteorology and focused her thesis on flooding. While at PSU Katie honed her forecasting skills and was one of the meteorologists on the state-wide show, Weather World.
Katie Walls Career
Born and raised in wild and wonderful West Virginia, Walls has always had a passion for weather. Katie remembers crippling blizzards and devastating floods in her hometown of Lewisburg. Katie’s drive to understand the science behind the weather led to a career in meteorology.
In 2010, she was awarded the prestigious Certified Broadcast Meteorologist designation by the American Meteorological Society. The award is given to degreed meteorologists who exhibit extensive weather knowledge and communication skills. Katie’s biography is not available on Wikipedia but her information can be found on other sites on the internet.
Katie Walls Age
Walls’ age is not known for she has managed to keep her personal life private. It is therefore not known how old Katie is or when she celebrates her birthday. However, she might be in her 40s.
Quick Facts About Katie Walls
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Katie Walls Family
Since Katie was a young girl, she loved weather and she would spend hours watching storms roll in together with her dad. When she is not working, Katie enjoys traveling and spending time outdoors with her family.
Katie Walls Husband
Walls is married to Ryan who is an American Reporter/Anchor for NBC affiliate in Atlanta, Ga 11Alive News. The couple met while Katie was working in southern Illinois at WSIL. They welcomed their son, Kenneth Ryan, in December 2016.
Katie Walls Salary
Being one of the top Meteorologists for WSB-TV, Walls earns an annual salary ranging between $20,000 – $100,000.
Katie Walls Net Worth
Walls has an estimated net worth of between $500K – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a metrologist.
Katie Walls Leaving WSB-TV
On June 21 Katie will be leaving the station for a job at Spectrum News North Carolina in Charlotte. Katie will start at Spectrum Monday, June 29 forecasting the weather weekday mornings. The news was confirmed by Station spokesman Sean Garcia confirmed the news Friday.
In a statement released to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Saturday, Walls said, “this was not an easy decision. Atlanta has been our home for six years. We came here as a couple and are leaving as a family with two beautiful boys. The friendships that we have made here will last a lifetime.”
She added: “When working at a powerhouse like WSB, we are all striving for the same excellence, and that develops a special bond. I am thankful for all that I have learned and grateful to my viewers for their support. This is not ‘goodbye’ but ‘we will see you later.’”
Katie Walls WSB-TV
At WSB-TV Walls works alongside;
- Wendy Corona – Anchor / Reporter
- Sophia Choi – Anchor
- Jorge Estevez – Anchor
- Jovita Moore – Anchor
- Justin Wilfon – Anchor
- Fred Blankenship – Anchor
- Justin Farmer – Anchor
- Lori Wilson – Anchor / Reporter
- Linda Stouffer – Anchor
- Carol Sbarge – Anchor
- Zach Klein – Sports Director
- Alison Mastrangelo – Sports Director
- Jim Strickland – Consumer Investigator
- Nicole Carr – Investigative Reporter
- Justin Gray – Investigative Reporter
- Richard Elliot – Reporter
- Tyisha Fernandes – Reporter
- Monica Pearson – Journalist
- Eboni Deon – Meteorologist
- Richard Belcher – Investigative Reporter & Anchor
- Brad Nitz – Meteorologist
- Glenn Burns – Chief Meteorologist
- John Pruitt – Anchor