Ken Barlow Biography
Ken Barlow is an American Emmy-Award-Winning Host/Meteorologist working for KSTP-TV in St. Paul, Minnesota where he serves the station as a Chief Meteorologist since January 2021. He joined the station working as the Chief Morning Meteorologist in June 2011 and served in the role till January 2021.
Ken Barlow Education
Barlow attended Plymouth State University in New Hampshire where he obtained a Bachelor of Science Degree in Meteorology and Atmospheric Sciences. There, he studied between, 1980 and 1984. While there, he was a proud member of the American Meteorological Society. He was also a proud member of the Alpha Theta Fraternity.
Ken Barlow Career
Barlow works for KSTP 5 Eyewitness News where he serves the station as a Chief Meteorologist since 2021. He made a return to Minnesota in the month of June 2011 after spending time a number of years working with WBZ-TV in Boston, MA. There, he was serving the station as a Chief Meteorologist a role he held between January 2006 and March 2010.
He has also previously worked with KARE 11 in Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area where he served the station as a Meteorologist and Chief Meteorologist. There, he worked between December 1990 and December 2005. He undertook his role as a Chief Meteorologist in the year 1994 until his departure from the station.
Asides from this, he has also worked with WLBZ-TV in Bangor, Maine Area. There, he served the station as a Chief Meteorologist between August 1987 and December 1990. He has also previously worked with FleetWeather in the Greater New York City Area. There, he served the station as a Meteorologist between February 1985 and August 1990.
Ken Barlow Career Highlights/Awards
Barlow is privileged to be an Emmy-Award-Winning Meteorologist. He has served as an adjunct professor of broadcast meteorology at St. Cloud State University. The month of February year 2020 saw him earn the American Meteorological Society’s Certified Broadcast Meteorologist(CBM) designation, professional recognition of the quality of their weather broadcasts. Among radio and television meteorologists, the CBM designation is sought as a mark of distinction and recognition.
Barlow is a former member of the Boards of Directors and Trustees of the Boys and Girls Club of the Twin Cities. Asides from this, he also works with the University of Minnesota Medical School as an Allina Health, invited lecturer, Life Source MN, Park Nicollet Foundation, Shriners Hospitals for Children, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, Team Ortho, BringChange2Mind, among others.
He has also been privileged to be awarded the Paul Wellstone Advocacy Award from the MN Psychiatric Society. He also serves on the International Bipolar Foundation’s Advisory Board. Asides from this, he serves on the board of Directors of NAMI(National Alliance on Mental Illness.)
Barlow also serves on the Board of Directors of the Minnesota Mental health Community Foundation and is on the Steering Committee for Children’s Mental Health with the Park Nicollet Foundation. While working with Mayo Clinic, he and his wife have been able to help create a new brochure and video for newly diagnosed bipolar patients and their families.
Ken Barlow Age
Barlow is 60 years old as of 2022. He was born in the year 1962 in the year 1962. Barlow, however, manages to keep information in regard to his exact dates of birth away from the limelight. The KSTP News team, however, posted on the 7th of April 2022 A Look Back as he was turning 60. They wrote that there is nothing too sweet for him so his birthday surprise included surprise messages from his family and a spectacle sugar-mountain cake. We will update this information is available to the public.
Ken Barlow Height
He stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches.
Ken Barlow Family
Barlow was born and raised in the United States to his loving and caring parents and alongside his siblings. Barlow posted a photo of his nephew, Nico, on the 12th of June 2022. He posted a photo of him during his graduation party. We will update this information once more information regarding his family is available to the public.
Ken Barlow Wife
Barlow is married to his beautiful and lovely wife named Theresa whom he loves. Together, the duo are proud parents to their daughter named Meredith who happens to be e nurse. Meredith was born on the 6th of April 1994 evidenced by a post-Ken made on the 6th of April 2022 wishing her a happy 28th birthday. Barlow posted a photo of his daughter on the 6th of May 2022 wishing her a happy nurses’ day.
Ken Barlow Net Worth
Barlow has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned from his successful career as a Host/Meteorologist.
Ken Barlow Salary
Barlow earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Where is Ken Barlow KSTP?/What happened to Ken Barlow?
Barlow is still working for KSTP News where he serves the station as a Chief Meteorologist.
Ken Barlow KSTP
Barlow works at KSTP where he works alongside other famous KSTP anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;
- Alec Ausmus
- Matt Belanger
- Megan Newquist
- Chris Egert
- Brandi Powell
- Lauren Andrego