Luke Sampe Biography
Luke Sampe is an American journalist who serves as the Chief Meteorologist at WFRV since August 1, 2013. Sampe is a Two Rivers native who works as the Chief Meteorologist for Storm Team 5 at WFRV-TV and WeAreGreenBay.com.
Luke Sampe Education
Sampe obtained a Bachelor of Science in atmospheric science (weather) and a Master of Science in mathematics with an emphasis in atmospheric science from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Luke Sampe Career
Sampe is a 19-year veteran of Wisconsin weather forecasting and an award-winning broadcast meteorologist. Luke has received the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association’s ‘Best Weathercast’ award, as well as the American Meteorological Society’s Seal of Approval.
Luke has covered some of the most significant weather occurrences in recent Wisconsin history, including tornadoes, record-breaking blizzards, and live coverage of waterspouts erupting on Lake Michigan’s surface. In August of 2013, an outbreak of six tornadoes slammed through the Fox Valley, and his second night on the air at WFRV-TV got violent.
Luke gained extensive experience working in Wisconsin’s smallest to largest newsrooms before joining WFRV-TV. He was the main meteorologist in Rhinelander before coming to WFRV as a weekend evening meteorologist from WISN in Milwaukee.
In the year 2000, Luke began his work behind the scenes at WTMJ. Luke is overjoyed to be working for a station he grew up watching after three cross-state moves. Sampe enjoys bringing his understanding of the environment into the classroom and has made several school visits and appearances over the years.
Luke’s love for the weather is only surpassed by his love for his family. Amy, who is a teacher, is Luke’s wife. When Luke isn’t following the ever-changing weather of northeast Wisconsin, he and Amy have three children to keep them occupied.
Luke Sampe Age
Sampe 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 his birthday.
Luke Sampe Height
Sampe stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches.
Luke Sampe Family
Sampe 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 Luke has any siblings.
Luke Sampe Wife
Sampe 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.
Luke Sampe Net Worth
Sampe has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through being a journalist.
Luke Sampe Salary
Sampe earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Luke Sampe WFRV
Sampe works at WFRV where he works alongside other famous WFRV anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;
- Tom Zalaski
- Michele McCormack
- Barrett Tryon
- Chelly Boutott
- Kaitlin Corbett
- Connie Fellman
- Jordan Lamers
- Ryan Morse
- Lisa Malak
- Millaine Wells
- Burke Griffin
- Matt Reynoldson
- MK Burgess
The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Sampe.
|Who is Sampe?||He is an American journalist who serves as the Chief Meteorologist|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches|
|Salary||$40,000 – $110,500|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|