Jason Mikell Biography
Jason Mikell is an American journalist who serves as a meteorologist at KVUE in Austin, Texas. He can be seen on the weekends from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m and Thursdays and Fridays from 11 a.m to 12 p.m. on Midday.
Jason Mikell Age
Mikell likes to keep his personal life private hence he has not yet disclosed the date, month, or year he was born. It is therefore not known when he celebrates his birthday.
Jason Mikell Height
Mikell stands at an average height. However, his exact height is not yet disclosed but will be updated as soon as his body measurements are available.
Jason Mikell Family
Mikell has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Bryan has any siblings.
Jason Mikell Career
Jason joined the KVUE Storm team as the weekend Daybreak meteorologist in January 2018. He was the chief meteorologist at WLIO in Lima, Ohio, before moving to Austin. He started as a weekend meteorologist in April 2016 and was promoted to chief meteorologist in December of that year. He also did two internships in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, with the National Weather Service and WTXF.
Mikell received an Associate’s Degree in Liberal Arts from Pearl River Community College, a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of Southern Mississippi, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Operational Meteorology from Mississippi State University. He was born and raised in Columbia, Mississippi.
Prior to launching a career in meteorology, Mikell worked in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania as a corporate recruiter for a healthcare staffing agency and also the creative industry. Having grown up in South Mississippi, he was always devoted to his fascination and love of severe weather due to living first-hand through some of the nation’s most memorable and threatening storms: Hurricane Katrina, Superstorm Sandy and Hurricane Rita.
He also lived through the city’s second, third, and fourth biggest snowstorms on record while in Philadelphia. Mikell also had the rare opportunity to engage in three different storm damage survey evaluations with the National Weather Service in the summer of 2015, with one of the storms spawning an EF-1 tornado in the Honey Brook, Pennsylvania region.
Jason’s dedication to weather knowledge, preparedness, and precision while forecasting for thousands of Americans watching and listening to his forecasts was fueled by these experiences. Mikell has met and learned from meteorologists from all over the world at various American Meteorological Society conferences, and he has received mentorships with scientists at some of the nation’s top TV markets including The Weather Channel.
Mikell has won several awards throughout his life, including a State Championship, raising over $7,500 for the American Cancer Society’s Real Men Wear Pink initiative for breast cancer, the Ohio School Boards Association Media Honor Roll, and even a Best Handwriting Contest.
He is a member of the Gamma Theta Upsilon, Phi Theta Kappa, American Meteorological Society, and National Weather Association fraternities.
You can find him at any local restaurants, music venues, enjoying the great outdoors, or traveling to new and exciting places, during his free time. He’s a huge music lover, so most of the time, he is likely to be seen with his earbuds in his ears.
Jason Mikell Wife
Mikell is very private about his personal life therefore it is not known if he is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of him being in any past relationship with anyone.
Jason Mikell Net Worth
Mikell has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his career as a journalist.
Jason Mikell Salary
Mikell earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.