Jackie Purcell Biography
Jackie Purcell is a skilled American Chief Meteorologist currently working at KTUU-TV. Previously, she started her career in 1984 at a small radio station based in Chickasha, Okla. Later on, she decided to move “home” in 1985, working her way through radio and television until becoming the full-time weatherperson in December 1990 at Channel 2 News.
Jackie Purcell Age
She was born on January 27, 1961, in Alaska. Jackie is 61 years old.
Jackie Purcell Height|Weight
Purcell stands on an average height of 5 Feet 4 inches and weighs around
Jackie Purcell Education
She attended and graduated from Bartlett High School in 1979. Later on, she attended Gonzaga University in Spokane, graduating in 1983 with a degree in communications and a minor in political science.
Jackie Purcell Family
She was born and raised in Alaska by her caring father and mother. Purcell had relatives in both Europe and Indonesia. Her dad worked in the Middle East for a while. It was a gratifying experience to work in a job you love, in a town you love, surrounded by people and scenery you love.
Jackie Purcell Husband
Purcell is happily married to Dannie Pearson. Dannie is a former Channel 2 photographer. She always counts their two cats as part of her family. She has also not specified if she has children or not.
Jackie Purcell Children
She has not revealed whether she has children as she likes to keep her personal life private, However, This information is under review and will be updated as soon as it is available.
Jackie Purcell Career
Purcell is a Chief Meteorologist at KTUU-TV. She began her television broadcasting career in 1984 at a small radio station in Chickasha, Okla., but decided to move “home” in 1985, working her way through radio and television until becoming the full-time weatherperson.
Jackie started her career in 1984 at a small radio station in Chickasha, Okla., but decided to move “home” in 1985, working her way through radio and television until becoming the full-time weatherperson for Channel 2 News in December 1990.
“It’s a gratifying experience to work in a job you love, in a town you love, surrounded by people and scenery you love. Wow!” she says.
Even though she has lived in Alaska for much of her life, she had the opportunity to travel all over the world, thanks to a mother who believed travel was one the best educations one could have — plus the fact that she has relatives in Europe and Indonesia — and her father worked in the Middle East for a time.
In addition, doing the weather on Channel 2 News keeps Jackie on her toes since Alaska presents some of the most challenging weather situations in the world. It’s definitely not the same old thing every day.
Jackie Purcell Salary
She earns an annual salary ranging between $ 56,000 – $ 135,500.
Jackie Purcell Net Worth
Purcell has an estimated net worth of $1 million – 5 Million dollars
Jackie Purcell’s Social Media Platforms
She has over 4.6k followers on Twitter, 3.1k followers on Facebook, and 2.9 k followers on Instagram.