Keenan Smith Biography
Keenan Smith is an American television broadcaster who works as a reporter/anchor for WXYZ-TV in Detroit, Michigan, during the morning and noon newscasts. Smith joined the network in September 2010 and worked as the network’s morning and afternoon meteorologist until March 2018.
How old is Keenan Smith WXYZ? – Age
He is 49 years old as of 31 October 2021. He was born in 1972 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.
Keenan Smith Education
He earned a dual master’s degree in domestic policy and urban and regional planning from Princeton University in Princeton, New Jersey, after graduating from Franklin & Marshall College in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. College of DuPage, Pennsylvania State University, Portland State University, and Oklahoma State University all provided him with meteorological coursework.
Is Keenan Smith Married? – Wife
Keenan is married to a woman whose identity is not revealed. They are parents of two sons.
What happened to Keenan Smith? – Career
The fact that Michigan has four distinct seasons drew him away from tropical weather forecasting in sunny South Florida. Keenan previously worked at WGN and CLTV in Chicago, as well as WEEK-TV in Peoria, Illinois, before joining WXYZ. His first job in television was with WGAL, the dominant NBC affiliate in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He began as an intern and within a few months was anchoring cut-ins overnight.
Keenan left Lancaster to work “behind the scenes” for NBC News in New York City, where he worked for Dateline NBC and the NBC News Bureau in New York. Keenan is back in front of the camera at WZBN in Trenton, New Jersey, and Raleigh, North Carolina. Keenan was honored with an Illinois Associated Press Award for Investigative Reporting. He is a full member of the American Meteorological Society and carries the AMS Seal of Approval. Keenan was nominated for a Midwest Regional Emmy Award for Best Weather in 2005.
Keenan Smith Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of $2 Million.
Keenan Smith Salary
He earns an annual $100 thousand.