Who is Fox 9 Meteorologist Ian Leonard?
Ian Leonard is an American weather forecaster working for Fox 9 as the chief meteorologist. He joined Fox 9 in 2006 and has been able to share his love for science and weather with the people of Minnesota ever since. For over 20 years Leonard has used the phrase “stay sky aware” to help viewers stay ahead of the storm.
Ian Leonard Age
Leonard is probably in his early 60s. His age, date of birth, birthday, and birth sign are currently not available. He has not shared any information about his age and when he was born. This section is under review and will be updated soon.
Ian Leonard Height
Leonard is of average height and moderate weight. He has however never shared his exact, height, weight, and other body measurements. This section is under review and will be updated soon.
Ian Leonard Family
Leonard is of American nationality. His background information including his childhood, family, parents, and siblings is not available at the moment. We shall update this section soon.
Ian Leonard’s Wife and Kids
Leonard is married to his wife Christy Leonard. They have two daughters together. The family lives in the southwest Metro and has deep roots in Minneapolis
Ian Leonard Meteorologist
Leonard is the Chief Meteorologist at Fox 9. Leonard’s science is the great outdoors and his passion is forecasting the weather. His passion has taken him from Alberta, Canada to Mississippi, Iowa, and finally Minnesota.
For over 20 years Leonard has used the phrase “stay sky aware” to help viewers stay ahead of the storm.
Ian Leonard Fox 9
Ian lost a part of his lower lip in 2016, due to squamous cell skin cancer. His journey began in July 2016 when he noticed a small painful red bump on his lower lip and went into the doctor, during his appointment Ian received confirmation after a biopsy.
Later that week, he spent five hours with seven separate surgical procedures to remove cancer from his lower lip.
In the past three years, Leonard survived cancer, finished the Lake Placid Ironman 140.6, and learned to empty the dishwasher at home.
He works tirelessly for the 8,000 plus athletes of Special Olympics Minnesota all year long with the annual Polar Plunge in the winter and his Bad Pants Open Golf Tournament in the fall.
Through it, all Ian has helped raise over $20 million for Special Olympics Minnesota in the past 14 years and doesn’t plan to stop anytime soon.
Ian Leonard Salary
Leonard earns an annual salary of $200k working as a meteorologist for Fox 9.