Robert Johnson Biography
Robert Johnson is an American meteorologist currently working at Walt Disney Television ABC 11 Eyewitness News since joining the station in February 2020. You can catch his forecasts during the weekend evening editions of ABC11 Eyewitness News.
Johnson was born and brought up in Philadelphia. He grew up watching the local news and aspired to become a meteorologist when he was two years old. He was interested mostly in 6abc Action News, a powerhouse sister station in Philadelphia. While in 4th grade, Robert was featured in a PBS Kids commercial spotlighting his interest in broadcasting.
Moreover, Johnson is a proud Nittany Lion. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Meteorology and Atmospheric Science with a concentration in weather forecasting and communication from Penn State University. In addition, he also holds a minor in Energy Business & Finance.
While at Penn State University, Robert was very active. He served as the weathercaster for the Centre County Report, the Emmy-award-winning student newscast for the University. Johnson was honored as “Best Student TV Weathercaster” in the country by the Broadcast Education Association due to his coverage of hurricane season in 2017,
In addition, Robert was elected as the Vice President of Penn State Meteorology’s Campus Weather Service. The oldest and largest student run-forecasting organization in the nation. During his tenure as a VP, he managed the club’s great social media presence and worked as Executive Producer for CWS’ live broadcast coverage of bigger storms.
Similarly, some of Robert’s most memorable moments came from hosting 46 LIVE, the official Livestream for the Penn State Dance MaraTHON. THON is the biggest student-run philanthropy in the world which is devoted to providing emotional and financial support to children and families affected by childhood cancer. The year-long efforts from more than 16,000 student volunteers begin in a 46 hour no sitting and no sleeping dance marathon.
Johnson is also a member of the American Meteorological Society and is always aiming to learn more about the atmosphere. During his free time, Robert likes listening to music, exploring new coffee shops, or going, as they call it in Philly, “down the shore”.
Robert Johnson Age
How old is Robert Johnson? Johnson was born and raised in Philadelphia, the United States of America. However, information regarding his exact age and when he celebrates his birthday is not available at the moment. We are keeping tabs close to keep you posted as soon as possible.
Robert Johnson Family
Johnson was born and raised in Philadelphia, the United States of America by his parents. Johnson’s nationality is American. However, he has not shared further information regarding his childhood, parents, and siblings publicly. We will update this section once the information surfaces in the public domain.
Robert Johnson Wife
Is Robert married? Information regarding Robert’s marital status is not available at the moment. However, we will update this information as soon as it is available.
Robert Johnson Height
Johnson stands approximately at a height of 5 feet 7 inches.
Robert Johnson Salary
Johnson receives an average annual salary of between $45,845 – $110,500 as a meteorologist at WTVD ABC 11 Eyewitness News.
Robert Johnson Net Worth
How much is Rober worth? Johnson has an estimated net worth of between $1 million – $5 million. His primary source of income is his career as a meteorologist.