Biography of Ted Schmidt
Ted Schmidt is an American Emmy-winning meteorologist who has been working for KTTC since December 1999. Schmidt was part of the area’s first Emmy Award winner in 2002, when KTTC News Today was honored for its excellence in television.
Since then, the station has won four additional Emmy Awards. Ted was also honored with the National Weather Club of the Year award. This was an award dedicated to his passion for providing accurate, informative, fun predictions and critical weather information in adverse weather conditions. He also undertook his exceptional dedication to community service.
Growing up in a small town in northwest Illinois, Ted loved watching the skies while pretending to be on television. After discovering his interest, his parents let him watch the weather broadcast 10 minutes before bedtime.
This pushed him into the weather field. Currently, Schmidt is accustomed to the Midwest weather with its four distinct seasons and enjoys the challenging forecast for Lowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin.
Prior to joining KTTC, Ted spent three years in Wausau, Wisconsin, where he served as a weekend meteorologist for CBS subsidiary WSAW TV. His weather forecast has earned the approval of the National Weather Company (NWA) and made him a member of the American Meteorological Society.
In addition to his regular duties, Ted runs weather shows for schools and other local organizations.
Ted is a graduate of Southern Illinois University in Carbondale and the Broadcast Meteorlogy program at Mississippi State University.
Ted Schmidt Age
Ted’s age is not yet available for publishing. He kept his personal life private and therefore it was not known when he was born.
Ted Schmidt Wife
Ted is married to Cara and they are both blessed with two daughters: Madeline and Julia. The couple also has a dog named Lucy. When Schimdt is not working, he enjoys playing drums at the Rochester Caledonian Pipe Band, home brewing or running.
Ted Schmidt family
There is still no information about his parents and siblings. This contest will be updated as soon as the information is displayed.
Ted Schmidt Net Worth | Salary
Ted is currently rated at one net value between $ 1 million – $ 5 million, an amount attributed to his successful career as a Meteorologist. Information about his own Salary is under consideration.