Evelyn Taft is best known as a news anchor, journalist, and director. She is also a news editor at KCAL-TV and is known for being a night meteorologist on KCAL-TV Channel 9. She has led a relatively quiet life and has kept away from controversy and any media scandals, which is really an incredible achievement in this day and age.
In addition to her career, Taft has many interests. Since she was a young girl, she was interested in traveling to different countries, visiting several places, and learning about the wide and diverse cultures of the world. When she was young, she was fortunate enough to travel to the United Kingdom, France, and also Israel, where she learned three different national languages – proof of her intelligence and commitment.
She has also visited other countries in Asia, South America, and Europe. During her stay in South America, she traveled all over Peru and also managed the feat of climbing Machu Picchu.
Evelyn Taft Biography & Early Life
On August 24, 1984, Evelyn Taft was born in the Bay Area of San Francisco as the daughter of Russian Jewish parents. As a child, she traveled – as already mentioned – to Israel, London, and France. This helped her to speak many languages including Hebrew and French. She learned the Russian language from her parents, who taught her to speak it during her childhood.
It is generally assumed that she is her parent’s only child, as little or nothing is known about her possible siblings.
Her Net Worth
Evelyn Taft has a net worth of $1 million. This is due to her impressive long years of work as a news anchor, news editor, journalist, and director. It is also the accumulation of her salary over the years. Fortunately, she has chosen to save her money efficiently instead of wasting it on frivolous spending.
Given her age, it is safe to say that in the years ahead – as her career grows and her popularity increases – her net worth will also grow in line with her progress.
Evelyn Taft Career Beginning
Even at a tender age, Evelyn had a noticeable interest in meteorology, and to pursue her passion, she moved to Los Angeles, California, to complete her studies. Prior to that, she attended Menlo School in Atherton for her secondary education. After her secondary education, she entered the Annenberg School of Journalism at the University of Southern California.
Her interest in journalism began in her early teens when she began to explore the media world. She hosted her first show when she was 16 years old.
In 2006, she earned a degree in broadcast journalism and political science, which enabled her to pursue her desire to become a journalist as well. While still a student, she focused on her physical fitness – which is obvious thanks to her amazing physique. During her school years, she also worked intensively on weather forecasting. This led to her obtaining a certificate in meteorology at Mississippi State University.
Evelyn Taft Married, Husband, Kids & Family
In 2011 the meteorologist married the founder of Roaming Hunger – Ross Resnik. The Roaming Hunger is a popular and well-known directory website for finding and booking dining cars and food trolleys.
Before the marriage of Evelyn and Ross, they were together for a few years. They are happily married and are said to be good friends and capable partners in their marriage. Currently, the couple has two beautiful children from their marriage. She has officially recognized her husband as the best father you can imagine for her children.
As a result, Evelyn’s family life is currently a happy and blissful one – with a lovable husband and wonderful children. She is living the dream, which hopefully will last.
Height, Weight & Other Facts
Full Name: Evelyn Taft
Profession: News Anchor, Journalist, Meteorologist
Height: 5 feet 7 inches
Weight: 57 kg
Date of Birth: August 24, 1984
Place of Birth: Bay region, San Francisco, the United States of America
Sexual orientation: Straight
Marital status: Married
Astrological sign: Virgo