Vanessa Murdock Biography
Vanessa Murdock is an American Reporter/Meteorologist working for CBS2 News New York where she serves the station as a Weekend Meteorologist and Reporter. She has been working with the station since October 2011.
Vanessa Murdock Education
Murdock attended the University of Adelaide where she studied for a semester abroad in the year 1999. She then went on to join the University of Rochester where she studied between 1996 and 2000. There, she obtained a Bachelor of Science Degree in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. Afterward, she joined Penn State University between 2003 and 2005 where she obtained a Master of Science Degree in Meteorology.
Vanessa Murdock Career
Murdock works with CBS2 News New York where she works for the station as a First Alert Weather Team Meteorologist/Reporter since October 2011. There, she serves the station as a Weekend Meteorologist and Weekday reporter. She has moved to the Big Apple from the CBS affiliate station, WTKR in Norfolk, Virginia.
She kick-started her meteorological adventure when she was a student at Penn State University where she obtained a Master’s Degree in Meteorology. Later on, she moved to Central Virginia where she kick-started her career as a Broadcast Meteorologist at WCAV/WVAW/WAHU. She has worked for about two years as an evening weather anchor for both the local ABC and FOX affiliates in Charlottesville and loved every minute.
Later on, her career brought her to Norfolk, Virginia where she spent about five years working as a weatherforecaster for communities up and down the Mid-Atlantic coastline. She played an integral role in reporting on Hurricane Irene. Vanessa states that covering Hurricane Irene was a reminder of how people need to respect the power of nature and cherish life.
She further explains that they were only in the early hours of dealing with Irene when they received word that a tree had fallen on a home and a child was unaccounted for. Murdock’s mother escaped with only minor cuts and bruises, and her son was killed. She states that when she thinks of Irene, she will always remember this story, and her heart will ache for the mother who lost her son.
Vanessa is privileged to be an Emmy-Nominated, Certified Broadcast Meteorologist(CBM). Asides from this, she is a proud member of both the American Meteorological Society(AMS) and the National Weather Association(NWA). She is no stranger to the city of New York.
Murdock often spends time with her family and cherishes the wonderful memories. She states that she is happy to be back home and to join the CBS2 News team. Vanessa further states that not only will she be closer home to family and friends but also she will get to work in the Big Apple amongst the most talented broadcasters in the world. For her, this is an opportunity for which she is incredibly grateful. Vanessa further states that she is looking forward to meeting the viewers, providing them with the most accurate forecast in town, and sharing their stories.
Vanessa Murdock Age
Murdock is 44 years old as of 2022. She was born in the year 1978 in Long Island, United States. Murdock, however, manages to keep information regarding her exact year of birth away from the limelight. We will update this information once more information is available to the public.
Vanessa Murdock Height
She stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 7 inches.
Vanessa Murdock Family
Murdock was born and raised in Long Island and spent most of her youth in the small town of Center Moriches. There, she resided in a street named after her great-grandparents. She posted a photo of her father on the 18th of June 2018 wishing him a happy father’s day. We will update this information once she releases more information regarding her family.
Vanessa Murdock Husband
Murdock is married to her husband, whom she manages to keep information about away from the limelight. She, however, posted a photo of her husband with their children on the 16th of June 2019 wishing him a happy father’s day. The duo is proud parents to their beautiful daughters and their pet dog, Zeus. Away from work, she enjoys spending time outdoors, swimming, and running and is hopelessly addicted to expensive lattes.
Vanessa Murdock Net Worth
Murdock has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned from her successful career as a Reporter/Meteorologist.
Vanessa Murdock Salary
Murdock earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Vanessa Murdock CBS New York
Murdock works at CBS New York where she works alongside other famous CBS New York anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;
- Lisa Rozner
- Steve Overmyer
- Otis Livingston
- Elise Finch
- John Elliott
- Lonnie Quinn
- Elijah Westbrook
- Kevin Rincon
- Alecia Reid
- Zinnia Maldonado