Topper Shutt Biography
Topper Shutt is an American Meteorologist working for WUSA9 in Washington, D.C. as a Chief Meteorologist. He joined the station in September 1988.
Topper Shutt Age / Birthday
Shutt manages to keep information regarding his dates of birth away from the limelight. It is therefore not known when he celebrates his birthday and how old he is at the moment. Judging from his appearance, he might be in his 50s.
Topper Shutt Height / Measurements
Shutt is of average body stature and stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m).
Topper Shutt Partner / Wife
Shutt is married to Alison Marie Brennan, a graduate of Trinity College. They celebrate their wedding anniversary on the 3rd of August every year. Information about their wedding and engagement is currently under review.
Topper Shutt Kids / Children
Shutt and his wife Alison are proud parents to their 3 daughters; Claire, Molly, and Caroline. Shutt likes spending his spare time with his daughters and wife. The family happily resides in Potomac, Maryland.
Topper Shutt Family / Relatives
Shutt was born to Charles Edward Shutt (father) and Middie (mother). His dad works for a division of the Hearst Corporation in New York, King Features. There he serves as a director of operations and production. Further information about his mom is under review. Shutt was raised in the Washington area. He shares no information regarding whether he has any siblings or not.
Topper Shutt Education
Shutt graduated from Landon School in Bethesda, Maryland, and then attended Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut, where he obtained a Bachelor’s degree in history. He is also a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Asheville and the University of Tennessee, where he studied Meteorology.
Topper Shutt Career
Shutt serves at WUSA Channel 9 as a Chief Meteorologist. His forecasts appear every evening at 5 p.m., 6 p.m., 7 p.m., and 11 p.m., from Monday to Friday. Also, he is seen throughout the day and night during all significant weather events that affect the region. Shutt has also been forecasting the weather on WHUR 96.3 FM in Washington DC since the year 1988. In addition, he has been serving as a weather forecaster for All-News 99.1 WNEW.
Shutt was voted “favorite local weathercaster” by readers of washingtonpost.com’s “Capital Weather Gang,” in the year 2008. Before joining WUSA, he served at WUSA’s sister station, WFMY-TV in Greensboro, North Carolina. There he worked as a weekend weather anchor. Before that, he worked for WTVK-TV in Knoxville, Tennessee as a weekday weather anchor for 3 years (1984-1987). Shutt started his broadcasting career at CNN in Atlanta, where he served as a substitute weather anchor and weather producer for 3 years (1981-1984).
Shutt started forecasting the weather while he was in grade 5. In the year 1988, the American Meteorological Society (AMS) honored him with their Seal of Approval for both radio and TV. For 6 years (1994-2000), Shutt filled in for Craig Allen and Mark McEwen on the CBS network program, “CBS This Morning.”
Shutt co-founded a company, “Automated Weather Source,” in the year 1992, which places automated weather stations in elementary schools throughout the Metropolitan Area. Shutt is a volunteer. He regularly speaks about meteorology at rotary clubs and area schools and emcees at multiple other charitable causes. During his leisure, he likes being at the golf course or skiing.
Topper Shutt Salary
Shutt receives an annual income ranging between $30,000 and $90,000.
Topper Shutt Net Worth
Through Shutt’s career as a Meteorologist, he has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges between $1 Million and $ 5 Million.
Topper Shutt Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
Shutt is active on his social media accounts. He has about 18K followers on his Facebook Page, about 21.5K followers on his Twitter account, and around 2800 followers on his Instagram account.
Topper Shutt WUSA9
Shutt works at WUSA9 where he works with his fellow colleagues who are anchors, reporters, and meteorologists and they include;
- Lesli Foster
- Lorenzo Hall
- Annie Yu
- Allison Seymour
- Larry Miller
- Darren M. Haynes
- Sharla McBride
- Reese Waters
- Adam Longo
- Chester Lampkin
- Kaitlyn McGrath
- Miri Marshall