Quick Facts of James Spann
- Full NameJames Spann
- Net Worth$2 million
- Date of Birth1956 /06 /06
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplaceHuntsville, Alabama
- ProfessionTelevision meteorologist
- Active Year1973-present
- Eye colourGrey
- Hair colourBlack and Pepper
- SpouseKaren Spann (m. 1981)
- EducationUniversity of Alabama
- Online PresenceTwitter, Youtube, Facebook
Chief meteorologist for ABC 33/40 since 1996, James Spann is a television meteorologist based in Birmingham, Alabama who has received the two highest awards in the nation for a broadcast meteorologist, Broadcaster of the Year by the National Weather Association and the Award for Broadcast Meteorology by the American Meteorological Society.
He has been active in the field since 1978. At the age of 17, he started his professional career.
James Spann Age, Wife & Family
James Spann was born on June 6, 1956, in Huntsville, Alabama to American parents. He was raised in Tuscaloosa. He has an American nationality and his ethnicity is white. James has reached the age of 62 years. James was born under the birth sign Gemini.
He joined and graduated from Tuscaloosa High School in 1974. While he was studying electrical engineering at the University of Alabama, James started working as a disc jockey at WTBC-AM.
James Spann’s Career
James started working as the main weather anchor for WAPI (NBC 13) and after working for 5 years long, he was transferred to KDFW-4 in Dallas, Texas. While working at KDFW-4 in Dallas, Texas, Spann was awarded the 1985 Katy Award for Best Weathercaster from the Dallas Press Club.
After working on the various station, he was switched to the new ABC 33/40, where he was given the opportunity to create ABC 33/40’s weather standards from the ground up. Furthermore, he has earned an Emmy Award and an Edward R. Murrow Award, for his coverage of the 2001 Tuscaloosa tornado, featuring video of the twister taken by a camera mounted on the WCFT tower.
James Spann’s Net Worth
James earns a huge amount of money from his career. As per the various sources, his estimated net worth is around $2 million. However, there is no information about his salary. It is still under review.
James Spann’s Personal Life
Talking about his personal life, Spann is a married man. He tied a knot with Karen Spann in 1981. The couple is married almost for 35 years, and they share the strong bond of love. They share a strong bond and relationship of love and trust. The couple is not divorced yet and is parents of two children named James and Ryan, both as successful as their father.
Concerning his online presence, James is active on social sites including, Facebook, Twitter, and Youtube with thousands of followers. Moreover, he has more than 114.3 K followers on his Instagram account and 402K followers on his Twitter account.