Rusty Garrett Biography
Rusty Garrett is an American meteorologist working for KWTX-TV as the Chief Weather Anchor. He joined the station in 1989.
Rusty Garrett Career
Garrett is the Chief Weather Anchor for KWTX-TV. He has been studying weather science for longer than any other broadcaster in our area. His broadcasting career began as a radio announcer in high school in his hometown of Victoria, Texas. Rusty began his television career after a decade of working at radio stations from Victoria to Corpus Christi.
He has since been the head of weather departments in Longview/Tyler, Lufkin/Nacogdoches, and now, for nearly 30 years, Central Texas. Rusty’s involvement in the community has made him one of the most well-known and well-liked people in the area. He has served on the boards of directors of both the United Way and the American Red Cross.
Garrett has tirelessly spearheaded Project Tornado, a 16-county school weather safety program, for more than a quarter-century and is in constant demand speaking to tens of thousands of children in school districts throughout the area. He is the local Chairman for the United States Marine Corps “Toys For Tots” Christmas campaign each year.
Rusty is an active member of the Masonic fraternity. The Supreme Council of the Scottish Rite conferred the 33rd degree on him in September 2017. Rusty was installed as The Grand Lodge of Texas’s District Deputy Grand Master in 2007. He is a Past Master of the Fidelis Masonic Lodge #1127 in Waco, Texas. Anyone who has seen him on News 10 can see his love and commitment to the community, particularly its children.
Rusty Garrett Age
Rusty was born in Texan. He likes to keep his personal life private and hence has not yet disclosed the year and month he was born. It is therefore not known when he celebrates his birthday.
Rusty Garrett Height
Garrett stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches.
Rusty Garrett Family
Garrett 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 Garrett has any siblings.
Rusty Garrett Wife
Rusty is married to Ann Garrett who works as an instructional specialist for a local school district. The couple is blessed with a son, Will, who is a Staff Sergeant in the United States Air Force. The family lives in the rural Falls County area.
Rusty Garrett Net Worth
Garrett has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through being a meteorologist.
Rusty Garrett Salary
Garrett earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Rusty Garrett KWTX-TV
Garrett works at KWTX-TV where he works alongside other famous KWTX-TV anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;
- Jacqueline Policastro
- Ted Fioraliso
- Timothy Knapp
- Karen Daborowsk
- Jon Decker
- Darby Brown
- Elliott Wilson
- Brady Taylor
- Pete Sousa
- Justin Earley
- Julie Hays
The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Garrett.
|Who is Garrett?||He is an American journalist currently working as the Chief Weather Anchor|
|Height||5 feet 9 inches|
|Salary||$40,000 – $ 110,500|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|