Evelyn Taft is best known for being a news anchor, journalist, and director. She is also a news editor on KCAL-TV and noted for being a weeknight meteorologist on KCAL-TV Channel 9 as well. She has lived a relatively quiet life and has stayed away from controversies and any media scandals, which is truly an incredible feat in today’s day and time.
Besides her career, Taft has diversified interests. Since she was a young girl, she has been interested in traveling to different countries, desiring to visit multiple places, and learning about the vast and differing cultures in the world. When she was young, she was lucky enough to travel to the United Kingdom, France, and also Israel where she learned three different languages of the country – testifying to her level of intelligence and commitment.
She has also visited other countries in Asia, South America, and Europe. While in South America, she traveled all over Peru and also scored the feat of climbing Machu Picchu.
Evelyn Taft Biography & Early Life
On August 24th, 1984, Evelyn Taft was born in San Francisco’s Bay Region to Russian Jewish parents. As a child, she traveled to Israel, London and France – as previously mentioned. This has contributed to her ability to speak many languages including Hebrew and French. She was able to learn how to speak Russian from her parents who taught her to speak the language while growing up.
It is widely believed that she is the only child of her parents since she there is little to nothing known about her possible siblings.
Evelyn Taft Career Beginning
From a tender age, Evelyn had a recognizable interest in Meteorology and in order to pursue her passion, she relocated to Los Angeles in California to complete her studies. Before this, she attended Menlo School in Atherton for her secondary education. After her secondary education, she joined the Annenberg School of Journalism at the University of Southern California.
Her interest in journalism began in her early teens when she began exploring the media world. By the time she was 16, she hosted her first show.
In 2006, she earned her degree in Broadcast Journalism and Political Science which enabled her to pursue her desire to become a Journalist too. While she was still in the university, she focused on her physical fitness – which is apparent thanks to her amazing physique. She also studiously occupied her time with weather report forecasting while at school. This led her to get a certificate in Meteorology at Mississippi State University.
Evelyn Taft Married, Husband, Kids & Family
In 2011, the Meteorologist got married to the Roaming Hunger founder – Ross Resnik. The Roaming Hunger is a popular and well-known directory website for finding and booking food trucks and food carts.
Prior to Evelyn and Ross’s marriage, they were together for a few years. The two 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 gone on the record as crediting her husband as the best father imaginable to her children.
As a result, Evelyn’s family life is currently a happy and blissful one – with a lovely husband and wonderful children. She’s living the dream, hopefully, it lasts.
Evelyn Taft Net Worth
Evelyn Taft has a net worth of $1 Million. This is due to her impressive years of working as a news anchor, news editor, journalist and director. It is also the accumulation of her salary over the years. Thankfully, she chose to save her money efficiently instead of squandering it on frivolous expenditures.
Considering her age, it is only safe to say that in the years ahead – as her career grows and her popularity increases, her net worth will also grow to match her advancements.
Evelyn Taft 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