Ian Leonard Biography
Ian Leonard is a Chief Meteorologist currently working for Fox 9 in Minneapolis since 2006. He lives his life to the fullest describing in one sentence; “I love my life, love my wife, love my daughters, and love my dog…kinda like the cat.”
His career has taken his places running from Alberta, Canada to Mississipi, Lowa, and finally Minnesota where he is working for FOX 9. For over 20 years, Ian has been used to the phrase, stay aware of the sky, which highlights the weather forecast. Leonard lost a third of his lower lip to squamous cell cancer in 2016.
In the past years, Ian survived cancer, finished the Lake Placid Ironman 140.6, and learned to empty the dishwasher at home. He further works tirelessly for the over 8,000 athletes of Special Olympics Minnesota all year along. He makes this possible with his annual Polar Plunge in the winter and his Bad Pants Open Golf Tournament in the fall.
Through all this, he has been able to raise over $20 million for Special Olympics Minnesota in the past 14 years and doesn’t plan to stop anytime soon.
Ian Leonard Age|Birthday
Leonard’s age is not yet known. However, it’s clear that he was born in the United States of America. Information about his age and birthday will be updated as soon it’s available.
Ina Leonard Wife|Married|Family
Ian is happily married to his wife Christy Leonard. They are blessed with two lovely daughters. His family lives in Southwest Metro and has deep roots in Minneapolis dating back to the 1860s when they relocated from Bavaria settling in Golden Valley.
Ian Leonard Children
Leonard and his wife Christy are blessed with two daughters. However, their names are not yet defined. We will update you as soon as possible.
Ina Leonard Salary|Net Worth
According to FOX 9 anchors salary range, Ian pockets an annual salary of $525,000. In addition, he is estimated at a net worth of between $100k-$1million.
Leonard’s hometown is Minneapolis after his family relocated from Bavaria back in the 1850s.