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Sterling Poulson
Sterling Poulson

Sterling Poulson Biography

Sterling Poulson is an American journalist who works for 2News as a Chief Meteorologist. He can be seen on the newscasts at 5, 6, and 10 p.m. Monday through Friday. Since joining the KUTV 2News Weather Team as an anchor, weather producer, and meteorologist in December 1989, he has been a recognizable face to 2News viewers.

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Sterling is the Chief Meteorologist for 2News and can be seen weekdays at 5, 6, and 10 p.m. on the 5, 6, and 10 p.m. newscasts. After joining the KUTV 2News Weather Team in December 1989 as an anchor, weather producer, and meteorologist, he became a recognizable face to 2News viewers. He is a Certified Broadcast Meteorologist by the American Meteorological Society (CBM). He served on the Board of Broadcast Meteorologists from 1997 to 2000, and he chaired the AMS Broadcaster’s Conference in San Francisco in June 2000.

While serving in the United States Air Force for ten years, this experienced forecaster got a degree in meteorology and accumulated weather experience. He was deployed to the National Emergency Command Aircraft, 1st Airborne Command Control Squadron at Andrews AFB, Maryland, to provide direct assistance to “Air Force One” during that period. He worked as a Severe Storm Forecaster for the Air Force Global Weather Center and supplied aviation predictions to assist Air Force and Department of Defense missions all around the world. He served a thirteen-month stint in Vietnam from 1970 to 1971. As a member of the Utah Air National Guard, he is currently assigned to the State Headquarters Public Affairs staff.” Sterling began his broadcast career in 1985 as a weather producer and meteorologist for KSL television in Salt Lake City.

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When he’s not at 2News, Sterling is the Music Director and Founder of The Choral Arts Society of Utah, where he leads the 120-voice choir in up to six concerts per year. He is the Executive Vice President of Days of ’47 Inc. and the Music Director of the Days of ’47 Pops Concert. He is also a member of the Clark Planetarium’s board of directors.

Sterling Poulson Age

How old is Sterling? He is 69 years old as of 2021. He was born in 1952 in the United States of America.

Sterling Poulson Education

The veteran weather forecaster has a Meteorology degree and was trained as a forecaster in the United States Air Force.

Sterling Poulson Ethnicity and Nationality

What ethnicity is Poulson? He belongs to the white ethnicity/heritage. He was born and raised in the United States. The veteran holds American nationality and citizenship by birth.

Sterling Poulson Height

The Chief Meteorologist stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches ( 1.7m ), apparently, information about his other body measurements have not been disclosed yet.

Sterling Poulson Family | Siblings | Parents

He was born in theUnited States, however, he 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 he has any siblings.

Sterling Poulson Wife | Married

Sterling and his family live in Centerville. He was married to Danette, who later died of cancer. Together they have five children and seven grandchildren.

Sterling Poulson Children

The couple had five children Cody Casey, Preston Casey, Rochelle Trudo, Brian Poulson, Jessica Poulson, and Kyle Vanderstappen

Sterling Poulson Daughter

His third daughter Rochelle was diagnosed with breast cancer, where sterling has a follow-up movie about her journey and battle with cancer.

Sterling Poulson Salary

He earns an estimated salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500 per year.

Sterling Poulson Net Worth

He has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through being a veteran Chief Meteorologist for 2News.