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Kristen Cornett Bio, Age, Family, Height, KMOV, Salary And Net Worth

Kristen Cornett Biography

Kristen Cornett is an American journalist. She is currently serving as a meteorologist at KMOV-TV in St. Louis, Missouri. She joined the 4Warn StormTeam in October 2007.

Kristen Cornett Age

Cornett was born on July 5, 1974, in Lexington, Kentucky. She is 46 years old as of 2021. She celebrates her birthday on the 5th of July every year surrounded by friends and family.

Kristen Cornett Height

Cornett stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches. She is of average body size. However, there are no further details about her body measurements.

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Kristen Cornett Family

Cornett was born and raised in Lexington, Kentucky. She was raised by her adoptive parents Joyce Cornett and William Cornett. She has two brothers; Scoti Cornett and Ricky Cornett, and a sister Sarah Cornett. Cornett was one of the four sisters that were placed for adoption in Kentucky.

She recently got to reunite with her biological sisters, brother, and father through DNA Tests. Her biological sisters are Amy, Jill, and Crystal. Her half-brother is called Nathan and her birth father is named Dennis.

Kristen Cornett Education

Cornett attended Tates Creek High School. She went to Mississippi State University. She graduated with a bachelor of science degree in Geoscience with a focus in meteorology. Cornett also finished a course at the University of Kentucky.

Kristen Cornett KMOV

Cornett is currently working as a meteorologist at KMOV-TV in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. She joined the 4 Warn Storm Team in October 2007. She is responsible for forecasting the weekend weather news; on Saturdays at 6 and 10 pm and Sundays at 5:30 and 10 pm. On Tuesdays and Fridays, she provides the Go Green reports at 6 pm.

Cornett began her broadcasting career in 1996 after joining WCBI-TV in Columbus, Missouri as a weekend meteorologist. After a year in 1997, she moved to WAAY-TV in Huntsville, Alabama as a weekend meteorologist. In 2001, Cornett was hired as a meteorologist by WHAS-TV in Louisville, Kentucky.

After three years in 2004, Cornett went to WLWT an NBC affiliate in Cincinnati, OH. She served as a StormTeam 5 Meteorologist. In 2006, she joined NBC Weather Plus, Where she appeared on NBC Nightly News, CNBC, MSNBC, Early Today, and The Today Show

Kristen Cornett Married

Cornett is happily married to Steve Knapp for about 10 years. They tied the knot back in 2012. Steve Knapp is a fighter and paramedic at Kirkwood fire district in Kirkwood, Missouri. There is no further information about her marriage and if the two have any kids.

Kristen Cornett Salary

The average annual salary of a meteorologist is in the range of $56, 725 – $100, 000. Cornett is one of the best meteorologists working at KMOV-TV earning an annual salary in the same range.

Kristen Cornett Net Worth

Cornett has an estimated net worth in the range of $1 million – $5 million. She has earned her net worth from her career as a meteorologist.

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