Jacob Lanier Biography
Jacob Lanier is an American meteorologist working for FOX 4 in Kansas City, Missouri. He joined the station in May 2022. Previously he worked at WJTV 12 News in Jackson, Mississippi.
Jacob Lanier Date of Birth / Birthday
Lanier was born in Atlanta, Georgia. He manages to keep information regarding his dates of birth away from the limelight. Therefore, it is not known when he celebrates his birthday and how old he is at the moment. Judging from his appearance, he might be in his late 20s.
Jacob Lanier Measurements/Height
He is of an average body stature and stands at an approximate height of 5 feet8 inches.
Jacob Lanier Partner/Wife
Lanier manages to keep information regarding whether or not he is married private. We will update this information once it’s available to the public
Jacob Lanier Kids/Children
Lanier manages to keep information regarding his kids and or whether or not he has any away from the limelight. We will update this information once information regarding whether he has any children is available to the public.
Jacob Lanier Relatives/ Family
Lanier was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, he is used to active weather. He was brought up along with his sister Caroline Lanier. Laniermanages to keep information regarding his parents away from the limelight. Additionally, he shares no information regarding whether or not he has any siblings. We will update this information once it’s available to the public.
Jacob Lanier Schooling/Education
Lanier joined Mississippi State University in 2015 to further his education and pursue his career course. After finishing his studies there, he graduated in 2019 with a Bachelor of Science in Professional Meteorology. During his time there, the Associated Press awarded him the “Best Weathercast” award. In addition to that, he was the head drum major for the Famous Maroon Band.
Jacob Lanier Profession
Lanier is a meteorologist at FOX 4 in Kansas City. He joined the station with a lot of weather experience from a sister station in Jackson, Mississippi. Lanier forecasts 9 am during the weekends and noon during the workweek.
His love and passion for weather started at a very young age. He grew up wanting to be a meteorologist. Lanier discovered his passion for television while in high school during broadcasting classes. This led him to college where he pursued a Professional Meteorology. While in college, he earned the “Best Weathercast” award from the Associated Press.
His career took him to Tuscaloosa, Alabama to work for WVUA 23. While there, he served as a weekend meteorologist for one year and five months. He also worked with
The Mississippi Association of Broadcasters awarded Lanier’s life-saving coverage of twin EF-4 tornadoes on Easter 2020 as the “Best Weather Coverage.” He is also an AMS Certified Broadcast Meteorologist. Keeping people safe and keeping them informed during severe weather is his thing, he enjoys it.
During his spare time, he loves traveling, eating BBQs, and playing board games. In addition to that, he enjoys working out as well as being outdoors.
Jacob Lanier Income
Lanier receives an annual income ranging between $30,000 and $90,000.
Jacob Lanier Net Worth
Through Lanier’s career as a meteorologist, he has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges between $1million and $1.5 million.
Jacob Lanier Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
Lanier is active on his social media accounts. He has about 46k followers on his Facebook Page, about 3187 followers on his Twitter account, and around 2093 followers on his Instagram account.