Ashley Gann Biography
Ashley Gann is an American meteorologist currently working as the chief meteorologist for CBS 42. She joined CBS 42 as a morning meteorologist with Art Franklin. Before joining the CBS weather team, she served as a Chief Meteorologist for Alabama News Network (CBS & ABC affiliates) in Montgomery, Alabama.
Ashley Gann Education
Gann attended and graduated from Auburn University with a degree in Aerospace Engineering. She then earned her Master’s degree in Geosciences, majoring in both broadcast and operational Meteorology from Mississippi State University.
How Old Is Ashley Gann CBS 42
Gann was born in Birmingham, Alabama, and grew up in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. Her information about when she was born and celebrates her birthday is still under research. ALSO READ: Shyann Malone
Ashley Gann Height
Ashley stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.70 m).
Ashley Gann Family
Gann was born in Birmingham, Alabama, and grew up in Fort Worth, Texas. Information about her parents, siblings, aunt, and uncles is currently under review.
Ashley Gann Husband
Ashley is happily married to her husband Derek Gann, a business analyst with the North American Mission Board. The couple got married through a wedding on March 2, 2013.
When not on duty, Ashley likes cooking with her husband and playing with her three children. The family likes playing football during the fall. She was an active member of the Boys and Girls Club of the River Region. She also participated with Montgomery’s Young Professional group, EMERGE, and a board member for the Lighthouse Counseling Center.
Ashley Ganns Baby | Children
Ashley and her husband Derek are proud parents of three children Reagan, D.C., and Rhett.
Ashley Gann Salary
Gann working as the chief meteorologist at CBS 42 in Birmingham, Alabama she earns an estimated salary of $82,586.
Ashley Gann Net Worth
Gann as a meteorologist, weathercaster, and anchor has an estimated net worth of $2 million.
Ashley Gann CBS
In 2015, Ashley joined CBS 42 storm as a morning meteorologist. However, on May 28, 2018, she was promoted to the post of Chief Meteorologist. She currently anchors weather at 5, 6, and 10 on weekdays.
Gann while in Mississippi state, she served as a research assistant to the state’s Climatologist where her research covered topics like “Dissecting the Saffir-Simpson hurricane scale as it relates to coastal damage” and “Economic impacts weather has on industry”
Ashley’s passion to pursue the weather started at her young age in Birmingham. She started her first try as a meteorologist in Birmingham while at the age of 5 years old. She grew up and spent her entire childhood in Fort Worth, Texas where she experienced harsh weather from hailstone to tornadoes. She is a National Weather Service certified storm spotter and she is also a storm chaser.
Before joining CBS 42, Gann worked as the Chief Meteorologist for Alabama News Network (CBS & ABC affiliates) in Montgomery, Alabama. Besides her being a chief meteorologist she delivered the weather at 11Alive (WXIA) in Atlanta, CBS 8 (WAKA) in Montgomery, and WTOK in Meridian, Mississippi. She also practiced her forecasting skills at KLKN Lincoln, Nebraska, and WSAV out of Savannah, GA.
On April 27, 2020, Ashley and her weather team covered tornado in central and south Alabama non-stop. The coverage changed the lives of Alabamians and how they react to extreme weather. Her main aim is to educate the public on severe threats, weather.