Darren Peck Biography
Darren Peck is an American Emmy Award-Winning meteorologist working for KPIX5. He previously forecasted weather at KING 5 in Seattle.
Darren Peck Career
Peck is a meteorologist who had also worked for other stations prior to joining KPIX5. Previously, he worked for KING 5 in Seattle where he served as a weather forecaster and served the station f0r seven years. Prior to KING5, he spent some time working for r FOX40 News in Sacramento where he served as a weekday meteorologist. He has been working as a meteorologist for about two decades and hence has managed to work for many stations all over the states.
The stations he has worked for include his very first job at KNAZ-TV in Flagstaff, Arizona, and Orange County NewsChannel. He also spent some time working for KVVU FOX 5 in Las Vegas. Peck attended California State University, Northridge where he attained his degree in Physical Geography with a focus in Climatology and Geomorphology.
Peck has also managed to win several awards including two Emmy awards for on-air performance. He is also a Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (CBM) by the American Meteorologist Society (AMS). The CBM designation is sought as a mark of professional distinction and recognition. He says, “Having grown up in LA, Northern California stole my heart early. After my first visit to Yosemite when I was 19, I was determined to never leave and spent the next two summers living and working in the park.”
Peck’s love and passion for the weather came about during the summers and was inspired to better understand the beauty of the natural world. Geomorphology is the study of why Earth’s landscapes look the way they do. It was studying the atmosphere’s role in shaping our world that would end up inspiring him the most, becoming a life-long pursuit. He also says, “Even if I didn’t have this job,” I’d still study the weather in the morning and talk to anybody who’d listen to me about it for the rest of the day.” Additionally, he is very active on his social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. He is so glad to be working in such a career and for him, it is nothing but a dream come true.
Darren Peck Age
Peck likes to keep his personal life private hence has not yet disclosed the year and month he was born. It is therefore not known when he celebrates her birthday. However, she might be in his 40s.
Darren Peck Height
Peck stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches tall.
Darren Peck Family
Peck has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Peck has any siblings.
Darren Peck Wife
Peck is very private about his personal life therefore it is not known if he is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of him being in any past relationship with anyone.
Darren Peck Salary
Peck earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Darren Peck Net Worth
Peck has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through being a meteorologist.
Darren Peck KPIX 5
Peck is currently working at KPIX 5 where he works alongside other famous KPIX 5 anchors and reporters including;
- Ryan Yamamoto
- Amanda Starrantino
- Len Kiese
- Elizabeth Cook
- Allen Martin
- Ken Bastida
- Juliette Goodrich
- Andrea Nakano
- Paul Heggen
- Mary Lee
- Brian Hackney