Raphael Miranda Profile
Raphael Miranda is an American two-time Emmy award-winning Meteorologist working for NBC 4 New York serving as the weekend morning meteorologist. Prior to working at NBC 4, he worked at News 12 Networks for less than a year.
Raphael Miranda Education
Raphael went to Fox Lane High School where he attained his high school diploma. He later on went to Loyola Marymount University from 1995 to 1996. In 1997, he joined New York University where he attained his Bachelor of Arts in Spanish Language and Literature in 2000.
From 2005 to 2006, he was a student at Brooklyn College where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Broadcast Journalism. He also went to Mississippi State University where he attained his Bachelor of Science in Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences and Meteorology in 2008.
Raphael Miranda Career
Miranda serves as the weekend morning meteorologist at NBC 4 based in New York. Since joining NBC 4, he has enclosed several extreme weather events including Hurricane Irene, Superstorm Sandy, and the 2016 Blizzard. In addition to that, he also enclosed the February 2010 snowstorm in New York City as well as the 2011 Halloween snowstorm in the Tri-state area. On joining NBC 4 in 2007, he started off by serving as a weather intern and later on served as an on-air meteorologist.
Raphael also makes several appearances on MSNBC and also appeared on NBC Nightly News, The TODAY Show, Weekend TODAY, Early TODAY, and CNBC World. In addition to that, he also made an appearance on Telemundo 47 as a meteorologist where he delivers weather forecasts in Spanish. Since he started his journalism career, he has won several awards including two Emmy Awards one for covering Hurricane Irene and the other Emmy Award for covering Superstorm Sandy.
Raphael is an active member of the American Meteorological Society and is also the owner of the National Weather Association Seal of Approval. He is also an active member of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists as well as The National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association. Moreover, he also supports “Live Out Loud,” a non-profit LGBT organization that empowers and inspires LGBTQ+ youth. Apart from being fluent in English and Spanish, Miranda is also fluent in French as well as Portuguese.
Raphael Miranda Age
Miranda was born on 26 April 1977 in Bedford Hills, New York, United States. He is 44 years old as of 2021. Miranda celebrates his birthday on the 26th of April every year.
Raphael Miranda Height
Miranda stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 7 inches.
Raphael Miranda Family
Miranda was born and raised by her parents in Bedford Hills, New York, United States but she has not disclosed the names of her parents and siblings. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Raphael Miranda Husband|Partner
Miranda is openly gay. He is married to Doug Simpson, they together have a child who was born to their long-time friend Sarah. They tied the knot on the 3rd of December 2003. He resides in New York together with his family.
Raphael Miranda Salary
Being one of the top meteorologists for NBC 4 New York, Miranda earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Raphael Miranda’s Net Worth
Miranda has an estimated net worth of between $1 million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a Meteorologist.
Is Raphael Miranda Puerto Rican?
Judging by his name, most people assume that Raphael is Latino. However, he clarified the rumors and stated that he is Brazilian and not Puerto Rican. “Based on my last name a lot of people assume I’m Puerto Rican and being in New York, I guess it’s a common thing to be Puerto Rican or Dominican,” Miranda said, “But I’m Brazilian.” He added.
Where is Raphael Miranda from?
Bedford Hills, New York, United States. Bedford Hills is a hamlet and census-designated place in the town of Bedford, Westchester County, New York, United States.
Raphael Miranda Son
Raphael and his husband, Doug Simpson have a son whose names are not known by the public. His son was born to their long-time friend Sarah.
Raphael Miranda NBC 4
At NBC 4 Miranda works alongside;
- Darlene Rodriguez
- Audrey Hasson
- Matt Barnes
- Monica Day
- Pat Battle
- Stacey Bell
- Sibila Vargas
- Kerry Barrett
- Janice Huff
- Cat Greenleaf
- Greg Cergol
- Lynda Baquero
- Chuck Scarborough
- Scott Stanford
- Harry Cicma