Mike Bettes :: Biography
Mike Bettes's facts
|Date of Birth||1972-01-09|
|Profession||Meteorologist and storm chaser|
|Working for||The Weather Channel|
|Married to||Allison Chinchar|
|Name on Birth||Michael Bettes|
|Place of Birth||Tallmadge, Ohio|
Born on January 9, 1972 “Mike Bettes” is a renowned American television meteorologist and Storm Chaser. He is currently working as a co-host of the American morning TV program ‘AMHQ: America’s Morning Headquarters’. Bettes was born in Tallmadge, Ohio. He celebrates his birthday on January 9 each year. Regarding his education background, he completed his graduation from attending ‘Ohio State University’ with B.S. degree in Atmospheric sciences. In 2003, he worked as an on-camera meteorologist for the ‘TWC’. Prior joining the network, he served WLOS based in Ashville, North Carolina as a chief meteorologist. He also worked as a weekend meteorologist for WSYX/ WTTE network based in Columbus and WKEF network based in Dayton, Ohio.
Talking about his career, from the year 2003 he worked as a field reporter for the ‘The Weather Channel’. In 2006, he served as a co-host of the show called ‘Abrams & Bettes: Beyond the Forecast’. He became a part of the show until 2009. After ending his work tenure with the show, he worked as a co-host of the show ‘Your Weather Today’. The program was relaunched as ‘America’s Morning Headquarters’ in March 17, 2014. Prior to that, he has hosted the show called ‘Wake Up With Al’. Besides this, he also hosted the show called ‘Morning Rush’ from 2012 to 2014. At present he is serving as a co-host of the show called ‘America’s Morning Headquarters’. Apart from working as a host of the various shows, he also came in the headline with covering report live of the natural disaster news like ‘Hurricane Katrina’, ‘Hurricane Sandy’ and other tropical cyclones like floods and winter storms. Considering his immense contribution towards his work, he was awarded with an Emmy Award.
Moving towards his personal life biography, the well-known American meteorologist is a married man. He got married to beautiful meteorologist of WXIA-TV, Allison Chinchar in 2012. He has stated in an interview that he fell in love with this beautiful lady at the first sight and soon got engaged. With having work background from the same field, they share good understanding between each other. It has been nearly two years of their marriage and there is still no news of their divorce. From this, it proves that both of the couple shares good understanding between each other. His wife, Allison is also known for courageous news covering events. She is popular for covering life threatening tornado news. There is no news of her getting pregnant and delivering child. Bettes is living blissful moments with his wife residing in Atlanta suburb ‘Sandy Springs’.
Mike Bettes is a handsome and dashing personality of the American media world. He came to notice with his smiling face and courageous news covering events. The dashing meteorologist stands with an average height of 5 feet 11 inches and carries normal weight of 75 kg. His great physique and attractive personality has been the central part of attraction during his shows. Mike also came into the media news with covering daring news like tornado, hurricane, storms and floods. With his daring attitude and unique news presenting skills, he has been successful to gain popularity in media glare.
Throughout his career, he has gained lot of fame and success as a meteorologist. His hard works and true dedication toward his work made him one of the popular media personalities of American media industry. He might have earned considerable amount of net worth and properties from being a meteorologist, but he has not exposed his real net worth figure in the public yet. More additional information about him can be extracted from the wiki and reading his brief bio on IMDb. His fans can also follow his recent news and updates from following his twitter account @mikebettes.