Colleen Mehlberg Biography
Colleen Mehlberg is an American reporter and meteorologist working with NEWSnet in Farmington, Michigan as a meteorologist. She joined the station in 2019 as a morning meteorologist.
Colleen Mehlberg Education
Mehlberg attended Iowa State University and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Meteorology and a Minor in Journalism in 2014. From 2010 to graduating she participated in ISU AMS, Cy’s Eyes in the Skies TV, and Newswatch TV.
Colleen Mehlberg Career
Mehlberg started off her career as a temporary meteorologist at ABC5 TV, in Des Moines, Iowa Area. She worked there from April 2014 to August 2014, together with other meteorologists during severe weather events to get information out to the public and appropriate personnel. She also presented the forecast on various multimedia platforms with severe weather coverage as needed. Mehlberg researched and recorded meteorological data daily from observing weather and attended functions and conferences to promote the station.
Mehlberg then worked as a meteorologist at WPBN-TV Sincaliir Broadcasting from August 2014 to March 2017. There, she was the station expert for forecasting lake effect snow and micro weather events for Northern Michigan with the unique influence of the Great Lakes. She also collaborated with 3 National Weather Service offices to prepare forecasts and streamline communication across the state.
Mehlberg was also the project lead in installing a computer graphics system for the station in order to present digital forecasts. She also conducted daily weather briefings to staff and various personnel and researched weather and local environmental data with their impact on the Great Lakes and reported on it. Mehlberg utilized computer models, satellites, radar, currents, and mathematics for forecasting all of Northern Michigan. She also participated in community outreach events to promote weather safety and awareness.
Mehlberg worked at WZTV, in Nashville, Tennessee from 2017 to August 2019 as a meteorologist. There she analyzed and interpreted numerical weather data through the use of model output, radar, METAR, satellite, and sensors. She also prepared weather briefings and produced forecasts for the public both written and verbal. Mehlberg also collaborated with fellow meteorologists, 5 local National Weather Service offices, emergency management, and the Department of Transportation to produce and streamline forecasts being sent out to the public along with improving communication strategies. She has taken part in community outreach events to promote weather safety and awareness and created daily promotional content for social media among other duties.
In 2019, Mehlberg joined Newsnet in Farmington, Michigan as a morning meteorologist. There she analyzes and interprets numerical weather data through the use of model output, radar, METAR, satellite, and sensors.
Colleen Mehlberg Age
Mehlberg likes to keep her personal life private and hence has not yet disclosed the year and month she was born. It is therefore not known when she celebrates her birthday. However, she might be in her 30s.
Colleen Mehlberg Height
Mehlberg stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 5 inches (Approx. 1.65 meters) tall.
Colleen Mehlberg Family
Mehlberg has not disclosed much information about her family to the public. However, she posted a photo of her dad on her Instagram on April 6, 2018, wishing him a happy birthday. She also posted a photo of her mother and brother on May 12, 2019, wishing her a happy Mother’s Day. Mehlberg also posted her sister and niece on her Instagram account on June 28, 2020.
Colleen Mehlberg Husband
Mehlberg is currently married to her loving husband Jerry since June 2017, in a small beach ceremony attended by close friends and family. They have not disclosed any information about having any children as of date.
Colleen Mehlberg’s Net Worth
Mehlberg has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through being a meteorologist.
Colleen Mehlberg Salary
Mehlberg earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Mehlberg works at NEWSnet where she works alongside other famous NEWSnet anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;
- Glenn Ray
- Jace Hammel
- Kirk Montgomery
- Ruby Shane
- Lauren Creighton
- Ryan Thompson
- Madison Schlegel
- Brooklynn Lambert
- Remington Hernandez
- Erin Hatfield
- Ryan Wooley
- Ryan Slocum
- Jay Phifer
- Morris Langworthy
- Barak Shapiro