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Matt Makens Biography
Matt Makens is an American Award-winning meteorologist, He currently reports for FOX 31 News. Matt’s career made stops in Lawrence, Topeka, Wichita and then to Orlando before landing back in Colorado.
His time in Kansas certainly was memorable. He worked the night southwest Lawrence was hit by a tornado (nearly destroying his apartment at the time). He also worked the night of the Greensburg tornado when the small Kansas town was completely destroyed.
He is a three-time Emmy winning weather anchor. He holds a seal of approval from the National Weather Association and is the 12th in the country to earn the Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (CBM) designation by the American Meteorological Society.
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Matt Makens Early Life|Education
He grew up in Castle Rock, graduated from Douglas County High School followed by the University Of Kansas with a degree in atmospheric science. During school, his enthusiasm for the science led him to teach an introductory class, publish research dealing with Rocky Mountain thunderstorm initiation, and find his first job in television, as well as dabbling into air pollution and wind energy.
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Matt Makens Career
His passion for the weather came when he was at the University of Kansas. After leaving college with more of an engineering background than broadcasting, He fell into a good string of luck with sunflower cable, KSNT-Topeka, KAKE-Wichita, WFTV-Orlando, and KMGH-Denver. The most notable event in his career was the tornado that hit his apartment in 2003 and also tracking one of the largest tornados ever recorded ” the Greensburg tornado ” in 2007.
Matt had attempted so many times to come back and work in his home town but it was hard to accomplish that dream. He first tried back in 2002 but did not prevail, His opportunity landed in 2010 and that was the year of his homecoming. Matt is thrilled to be with Channel 2 news, You can catch his forecasts nightly at 4, 7 and 11 p.m. Also at UteCountryConnection.com, EvergreenBound.com, 285bound.com, Weather5280.com, and MakensWeather.com.
Matt Makens Wife|Married
Matt is married to “Hillary Pfiefer Makens” the former senior assignment editor at KDVR, understands the perilous business. The couple has been blessed with two children.
Matt Makens Salary|Net Worth
As an Award-winning meteorologist, Matt must be making a good amount of income from his profession. unfortunately, we have no information on his salary nor his net worth at the moment. This information will be updated soon.
Matt Makens FOX 31|Channel 2
You can catch his forecasts nightly at 4, 7 and 11 p.m. Also at UteCountryConnection.com, EvergreenBound.com, 285bound.com, Weather5280.com, and MakensWeather.com.