Mark Searles Biography
Mark Searles is an American meteorologist working for WJAR-TV – NBC 10 in Providence, Rhode Island serving as a chief meteorologist. He has been working with the station since June 2008.
Mark Searles Career
Searles works for WJAR-TV – NBC 10 in Providence, Rhode Island where he serves as a chief meteorologist and he forecasts the weather on NBC 10 News at 5, 5:30, 6, 7, and 11 p.m. Monday through Friday. Mark began forecasting as an intern alongside former NBC 10 meteorologist John Ghiorse in the early 1990s. Prior to joining WJAR-TV – NBC 10, Mark served as a Chief Meteorologist at WVNY-TV, an ABC station in Burlington, Vt. While at the station covered numerous major New England storms. Moreover, he his education in aerospace engineering at the University of Colorado in Boulder, Colorado.
Additionally, After his sophomore year, though, he did an internship in the meteorology department with John, which changed everything. He changed his major to atmospheric science and physical geography and received his diploma in 1994. Furthermore, Mark has received the Best of Rhode Island Award in 2012 for Television Meteorology. In addition to that, Searles weather casting has earned him multiple Boston/New England Emmy nominations and the AMS Broadcast Seal of Approval.
Moreover, he enjoys giving talks to groups about the wonders of weather, particularly to schoolchildren. Mark was also raised in Seekonk, Massachusetts, and has seen some of Southern New England’s worst storms. The storms include Hurricanes Gloria and Bob and the 1978 Blizzard. Mark enjoys presenting images of storms to schoolchildren and informing them about his experiences. Additionally, he spends his free time riding his bicycle, running along the East Bay Bike Path, or doing yard chores.
Mark Searles Age
Searles is 52 years old as of 2022. He was born on December 5, 1970, in the United States of America.
Mark Searles Height
Searles stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.
Mark Searles Family
Searles was born to his late Joseph while his mother was the later Helen (O’Donnell) Collins. Additionally, Mark has a brother, called P.Searles whose wife is known as Diane of Acworth, GA). He also has a sister known as Kathryn L. Fraser who is the wife of Seeking. MA.
Mark Searles Wife
Searles is married to Nicole Searles, and they are blessed with three daughters among them is Heily who is 18 years as of 2022. They together live in live the East Bay.
Mark Searles Net Worth
Searles has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through being a meteorologist.
Mark Searles Salary
He earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Mark Searles WJAR
Searles is working at WJAR where he works alongside other famous anchors and reporters including;
- Joe Kayata
- Anthony Macari
- Barbara Morse
- Sam Read
- Tamara Sacharczyk
- Gene Valicenti
- Emily Volz
- Patrice Wood
- Rosie Woods