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Mike Wankum Biography

Updated On 23 Jun, 2021 Published On 22 Jun, 2021
Mike Wankum

Facts of Mike Wankum

Family Name : Wankum

Relationship short Statistics of Mike Wankum

What is Mike Wankum marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Married
How many children does Mike Wankum have ? (name): 3 Children
Is Mike Wankum having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Mike Wankum Gay ? No

Mike Wankum is a thirteen times Emmy awards-winning meteorologist with having experience of more than three decades. Currently, he serves for WCVB Channel-5 as a weatherman.

Married life of Mike Wankum

The Boston WCVB meteorologist Mike Wankum is accomplished with both his professional and personal life. Speaking of which, Mike is a happily married man to Clair Geissler. Well, he is also a proud father of three grown-up children, a son named Benjamin Wankum and two daughters Anna Wankum and Tess Wankum.

Mike Wankum with his wife Clair Geissler and their two daughters. SOURCE: Facebook

In addition, Mike walked down the aisle with his girlfriend turned wife, Clair Geissler. Clair is a staff nurse who also took care of Mike during his left arm surgery.

Despite living together as a husband and wife for many decades, there has never been any rumor regarding the couple's divorce. At present, Mike is relishing his life with his lovely family and resides in South Shore, Boston.

Mike Wankum's Rotator Cuff Surgery

Mike Magnum shared a post on his Facebook account on June 3, revealing his injured left arm. He underwent rotator cuff surgery and took a month's leave from his meteorologist duty.

A picture of Mike Wankum with his injured left arm. SOURCE: Facebook

Furthermore, Mike had to undergo surgery as he couldn't point with his left hand. However, the cause of injury is not learned yet. The injury is expected to be due to a motor accident, as Mike is also a licensed amateur racer. 

At present in 2021, Mike is fully recovered and makes regular appearances as a meteorologist for WCVB Channel-5  since June 13. Mike also took few physical therapies for his speedy recovery.

Mike Wankum - Career & Net Worth

The veteran weatherman Mike Maknnum began his journey with WTVR-TV in 1990 as a chief meteorologist. WLVI-TV, Boston hired him in 1993 to foresee weather reports. Mike, in fact, is also a guest lecturer at various schools and universities.

Mike on his weather forecasting job. SOURCE: WCVB Channel-5

Currently, Mike is associated with WCVB Channel-5 as a weatherman since December 2006. Wankum also serves as a producer for Cutting Edge TV Series. Besides this, he has also made several appearances at ESPN Sports Center. Nevertheless, Mike earns an average salary of no less than $97160 per year.

Talking about his wealth, Mike Wannum has amassed a whopping net worth of an estimated $2 million. Thanks to his dedicated and extensive contribution to media outlets for more than thirty years. At WCVB Channel-5, Mike worked alongside Cindy Fitzgibbon, Erika Tarantal, and Juli McDonald.

Quick facts of Mike Wankum

  • Graduated from Briar Cliff University.
  • Recipient of Emmy award for his contribution to  WTVR-TV.
  • WLVI-TV, Boston hired him in 1993 and won 8 Emmy awards and 3 AP Awards for weather reporting.
  • Mike was a consultant to Hearst Digital for App & Web Development.
  • Raised in northwest Lowa.
  • His ancestors were Irish who came to Boston during the famine.
  • Member of Fishtail Riding School where he instructs to ride motorbikes safely at a higher speed to law enforcement motorcycle officers.

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Mike Wankum Married

Marriage with Clair Geissler

Mike walked down the aisle with his girlfriend turned wife, Clair Geissler. They share three children.

Mike Wankum Children

SON : Benjamin Wankum

Mother: Clair Geissler

Benjamin Wankum is the only son of Mike Wankum and his wife, Clair Geissler. He has two sisters Anna Wankum and Tess Wankum.

DAUGHTER : Anna Wankum

Mother: Clair Geissler

Anna Wankum is the first daughter of Mike Wankum and his wife, Clair Geissler. She has two siblings Benjamin Wankum and Tess Wankum.

DAUGHTER : Tess Wankum

Mother: Clair Geissler

Tess Wankum is the second daughter of Mike Wankum and his wife, Clair Geissler. She has two siblings Benjamin Wankum and Anna Wankum.

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