Keenan Smith Biography
Keenan Smith is an American meteorologist, anchor, and reporter working for WXYZ-TV in Detroit, Michigan. Smith joined the network around September 2010 and worked as a morning and noon meteorologist until March 2018.
Keenan Smith Education
Keenan graduated from Franklin College and Marshall College. He also earned a dual master’s degree from Princeton University in New Jersey. He studied meteorology at Penn State, DuPage College, Portland State, and Oklahoma State.
Keenan Smith Career
Smith serves as a reporter/anchor for morning and noon newscasts on WXYZ-TV. He had also worked for other stations prior to joining WXYZ-TV. For instance, he previously worked for several stations in the Midwest, including CLTV and WGN in Chicago, and WEEK-TV in Peoria, Illinois. He started his journalism career WGAL the dominant NBC affiliate in Lancaster, Pennsylvania where he served as a reporter and anchor. It was also in this station that he interned while still in college.
Smith left the station and joined NBC News in New York City where he served for NBC’s New York News Bureau and Dateline NBC. He later on joined WZBN in Trenton, New Jersey, and Raleigh, North Carolina, and served as an anchor and reporter. He went to Franklin and Marshall College where he attained his Dual Masters’s degree from Princeton University in New Jersey. He, later on, studied meteorology at Penn State, the College of DuPage, Portland State, and Oklahoma State.
Smith has also managed to win quite a number of awards and honors ever since he started his journalism career. For instance, he won an Illinois Associated Press Award for Investigative Reporting. In addition to this, he was also elected to membership of the American Meteorological Society. He also holds the AMS Seal of Approval and was nominated for a Midwest Regional Emmy Award for Best Weather.
Keenan Smith WXYZ-TV
Smith works at WXYZ-TV where he works alongside other famous WXYZ-TV anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;
- Ameera David
- Dave Lewallen
- Alicia Smith
- Brian Abel
- Dave Rexroth
- Alan Campbell
- Glenda Lewis
- Kevin Jeanes
- Hally Vogel
- Mike Taylor
- Brad Galli
- Justin Rose
- Carolyn Clifford
Keenan Smith Age
Smith is 49 years old as of 2021. He was born on October 31, 1972, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He celebrates his birthday on October 31 every year.
Keenan Smith Height
Smith stands at a height of 5 feet 11.5 inches.
Keenan Smith Family
Smith 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 Keenan has any siblings.
Keenan Smith Wife
Smith is a man who is married. He’s married to his wife, Kamila Smith. The happy couple has been together for quite a while. However, there are no precise details about their date of marriage and their place of residence. Smith and his wife are blessed with two children a son Grayson and a daughter named Clarke.
Keenan Smith Net Worth
Smith has an estimated net worth ranging between$1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through being a reporter/anchor.
Keenan Smith Salary
Smith earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Keenan Smith Death
Smith is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of him being sick or having any health-related issues.
Keenan Smith Awards
- Michigan Emmy Winner
- Michigan Association of Broadcaster: Best Weathercast
- Associated Press Award: Weather
- Associated Press Award: Investigative Report
The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Smith.
Who is Keenan Smith?
He is an American television journalist, a reporter/anchor
How old is Keenan Smith?
49 years old as of 2021
How tall is Keenan Smith?
5 feet 11.5 inches
Who is Keenan Smith married to?
How much money does Keenan Smith earn?
$40,000 – $ 110,500
How much is Keenan Smith worth?
$1 Million – $5 Million