American meteorologist, Belinda Jensen works for KARE 11 as the co-host of KARE 11 Saturday and Grow with KARE. She is also known for working as a mapmaker for KTVX. Jensen was promoted to the chief meteorologist for Kare 11 in 2005. Jensen met her husband, David in Utah and they dated for a year before getting married. The couple has two children together.
Early life and education
Belinda Jensen was one of the five children born to her parents. She was a self-proclaimed tomboy. Jensen grew up in Prescott along with her siblings. In her childhood, Jensen excelled in science.
Belinda Jensen went to the University of Wisconsin at Madison and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in meteorology. She has also earned a masters degree in atmospheric science in Utah.
Belinda Jensen was offered an internship at KARE 11 when her parents moved from the shores of the St. Croix River to Woodland Hills, Utah.
She began working as a mapmaker for KTVX. After a while at the mapmaking post, she was appointed on the post of co-host at KTVX in December 1990.
After three years at KTVX, in 1992, Jensen grabbed the post of a weekend meteorologist at KARE 11. During her time, she was the only local meteorologist, who made outdoor weather reports.
In 1993, Jensen was promoted after reporting the unusual flood in Midwest even with a very limited amount of information.
She was promoted to the post of chief meteorologist for Kare 11 in 2005 and has hosted many shows for Kare 11. She also received her AMS Seal of Approval for Broadcast Meteorology. Jensen has also worked for the National Weather Service.
Currently, Jensen works for KARE 11. She is the co-host for KARE 11 Saturday and Grow With KARE. In addition, Jensen engages herself with various educational initiatives to help youth understand the science behind specific weather events.
Belinda Jensen is married to David. They first met in Utah and soon began dating. After dating for a year, the duo tied the knot.
In early 2003, they welcomed their first child; a son, Tanner. Their second child; a daughter, Tori was born in July of 2007.
There are no rumors of her extra-marital relationship or affairs. It looks like the pair is living a blissful married life without any immediate possibility of a divorce or separation.
Belinda Jensen has been working for Kare 11 since 2005, she makes most of her earnings from the station. She is in a multi-year agreement with Kare- TV.
As per sources, Jensen signed the contract for a massive amount. However, her salary details aren't public. However, according to various sources, Belinda Jensen's net worth is estimated to be around $ 1 million.