Randy Meier Biography
Randy Meier is an American multiple Emmy Award-winning journalist who is currently working as an evening news anchor at Fox 9, KMSP-TV in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He anchors FOX 9’s 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. news, as well as FOX 9 at 9 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Meier joined the station as the 10 pm anchor while anchoring and reporting on the 5 pm news on September 26, 2011. Previously, he spent three years working as an anchor at MSNBC. Randy attended the University of Wisconsin–La Crosse where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in mass communications.
Meier has reported and anchored through most of Minnesota’s biggest stories. Some of her notable stories include the kidnapping and discovery of Jacob Wetterling. Governor Jesse Ventura’s time in the State Capitol and yes, he was, like many, called a media jackal by the governor. In addition, Meier spent weeks covering Minnesota’s floods, fires, and tornados and was on the Iron Range covering the tragic loss of Minnesota Senator Paul Wellstone.
Randy also spent years anchoring and reporting in New York for NBC News and MSNBC. He is very active in community and charity events, supporting raising money for cancer research and outreach organizations.
Randy’s broadcasting career has earned him several awards. In 2002, Meier earned an Emmy Award for his work on Oil Fields of Dreams, an investigative report on the environmental impact of oil drilling in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
Randy has also earned two Edward R. Murrow Awards and a Page One Award from the Society of Professional Journalists due to Oil Fields of Dreams. At Fox 9 News, Randy earned three Emmys, the 2003 National Headliner Award for Being the Best Newscast, and a National Iris Award.
Randy Meier Age
How old is Randy Meier? Randy is around 57 years old as of 2021. He was born in the United States of America although he has not disclosed his exact age and date of birth. It is therefore not known when he celebrates his birthday.
Randy Meier Wife
Meier is married to his wife Kami Potterson Meier. The couple is blessed with five daughters where her second daughter is already married to her sweetheart. Hear daughter Abby Meier and Fiancee Aaron Rockford married on October 21, 2017, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Hartington.
Kami and Randy enjoy spending time outdoor, biking, hiking, skiing, and snowmobiling. They reside together on the east side of the Twin Cities. When he is not working, Randy spends with his family at their cabin in northern Wisconsin.
Randy Meier family
Meier was born and raised in the United States by her parents. However, he has not disclosed details about his parents and siblings. We promise to update you once the details are available.
Randy Meier Net Worth
Meier has an estimated net worth of between $1 million – $5 million. His income is mainly attributed to his career as a news anchor.
Randy Meier Salary
Meier receives an annual salary of approximately between $50,000 – $110,500.