Erika Martin Biography
Erika Martin is an American Certified Broadcast Meteorologist, TV Host, Environmental Speaker, Storm Chaser, and Sustainability Officer currently working at ABC 4 News as a meteorologist. She is extremely happy to be a part of the diverse ABC 4 News team and loves being part of the Good Morning Utah team. Martin is the first Latina Meteorologist in the market.
Erica has forecasting experience from the Mid-Atlantic to New England, having worked at WTNH, NBC Philadelphia, and WCBS New York. She’s also forecasted for KPIX and KCOY/KYET in California. Moreover, he’s appeared on Good Morning America as a stand-in and on World News Tonight to cover extreme weather.
Erika was also a chief meteorologist at WTNH in New Haven, CT, where she says the two most difficult storms she had to cover from start to finish were Superstorm Sandy and the Blizzard of 2013. She’s retained a copy of Sandy’s very first ECMWF model run. She’s also covered major disasters like Tropical Storm Irene, the 2011 Halloween Nor’easter, the Rim Wildfire in 2013, and the record-setting Boston snowfall of 2015, Hurricanes Irma, Harvey, as well as Maria, and several tornadoes.
He was also an intern at NWS Oxnard, a Skywarn Spotter for The National Weather Service, and a member of The American Meteorological Society, The National Weather Association, The American Meteorological Society, The American Geosciences Institute, The United States Green Building Council, The Water Environment Federation, Northeast Sustainable Energy Association, and The National Association of Hispanic Journalists.
In her spare time, she volunteers with local environmental and animal organizations, spends time with her husband, Jay, and their puppy, Chloe, practices yoga, does interior design and uses Zoom to communicate with friends and family.
Martin holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Meteorology and an MBA in Energy and Sustainability. Five years ago, she wanted to change her master’s degree from an M.S. In Operational Meteorology at M.B.A. in Energy and Sustainability, due to subtle weather changes, the M.B.A. observed as a result of macroscopic structures.
During her graduate studies, she concentrated on cognitive environmental adaptation, resulting in the development of two eco-tech products that she holds patents. However, she avoided going back to school for a degree in science. Recently explored the opportunity with an administrator at the University of Utah.
Erika Martin Age
How old is Erika Martin? Martin is 43 years old as of 2021. She was born on May 24, 1978, in Hartford, Connecticut, in the United States of America. In addition, she celebrates her birthday on the 24th of May every year.
Erika Martin Family
Erika was born in Hartford, Connecticut to her parents. Her mother is from Santa Isabel, Puerto Rico while her father is from Mexico City. However, she has not shared her parent’s names and whether she has any siblings or not.
Erika Martin Husband
Martin is happily engaged to Jay. However, she hasn’t shared much about her husband, but as soon as information is available, we’ll update her here as soon as possible.
Erika Martin Height
Martin stands at an approximated height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.65 m).
Erika Martin Salary
As a meteorologist for ABC4, Martin earns an average salary of $78,342 per year. However, the precise amount of salary that she receives is currently under review.
Martin Net Worth
Martin has an estimated net worth of between $1 million – $5 million as of 2021. Her income is mainly attributed to her successful career as a meteorologist.