Meteorology may not be the most coveted jobs in the world nor is its position in journalism one of the most envied positions in the industry. Nevertheless, meteorology boasted of some of the most beautiful and talented women in journalism, one of which is Liana Brackett, who has been strutting her stuff as a meteorologist for The Weather Channel since October 2016.
Her career as a meteorologist has been an inspiration, particularly for those who desire a career in the field, as she has risen from the ground level of the career as an intern to become one of the faces of the nationally televised Weather Channel.
We discuss her career, background, and life as a whole in detail below and you can learn more by scrolling below.
Liana Brackett’s Biography
Liana Brackett was born on the 7th of July, 1986 Temecula, California before she and her parents relocated to Portland, Oregon, where she was raised into adulthood. She was born to parents who are believed to be of Mexican and American origin.
For her tertiary education, Liana attended Arizona State University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in Communication and Media Studies. After her degree, Liana headed over to the University of California where she added another qualification to her resume with a degree in Atmospheric Science and Meteorology. Before she completed her second degree at UCLA in 2009, she worked as an intern at KCRA-TV as an intern for a year, leaving after her graduation from the school.
Armed with a degree in Atmospheric Science, she set out to begin a career as a meteorologist and she began at the National Weather Service in Portland, Oregon, where she worked for the first six years of her professional life. After six years at the National Weather Service, she headed over to FOX 12 Oregon, where she began to work as an onscreen journalist, working primarily as the weather reporter. She spent a year at FOX 12 before she got a role at The Weather Channel in Atlanta, working as an onscreen meteorologist.
She joined The Weather Channel in October 2016 and has remained a part of the media outlet ever since. During her time with The Weather Channel, the American meteorologist competed in the Mrs Georgia America 2018 pageant and won, becoming the Mrs Georgia America queen in the contested year.
Over the course of her career, she has been the recipient of several awards, particularly during her time at the National Weather Service.
If Married, Who Is Her Husband?
Having carved a successful professional career for herself as a meteorologist, Liana Brackett has also been able to build a thriving personal life through her relationship with David Brackett, whom she married in 2015.
How she met her husband remains unknown but they are believed to have gotten married after a couple of months together. The couple currently lives in Marietta, Georgia and share two dogs – Dolce and Dasher.
Family – Parents
For all the beautiful and interesting facts available about Liana Brackett, she has managed to keep her personal life, especially in regards to her family away from the media. So far, we do not have the identity of her parents nor do we have information regarding the possible existence of siblings. However, having grown up to become a remarkable woman, it’s safe to assume that she grew up in a household that gave her an appropriate foundation and environment to thrive.
Other Facts About Liana Brackett
• Some of her hobbies include spending time with her family in new environments, which include travelling to exotic places. A lover of travelling, both work and relaxation have taken her to places like Portugal, France, Italy, Barbados among others.
• As someone who has carved a career out of science, Liana Brackett is a big advocate of women and men in STEM courses. She encourages more young people to pursue careers in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) field, working with the organization, STE(A)M. She also volunteers for the Big Brothers Big Sisters organization.
• Liana Brackett is a big fan of arts, particularly performance arts through ballet. She also once completed in a Latin & Ballroom dancing competition.
• Liana Brackett has an average body height with a body weight of 59kg accompanied with a body measurement of 36, 25 and 37 inches for her bust, waist, and hip sizes respectively.