The former beauty queen, Chelsea Ingram is a smart and enthusiastic meteorologist with CBS Philly/KYW-TV station, which she joined since 2017. She is stunningly elegant and also attracts attention for her beauty and excellent reporting skills. Ingram who is multi-talented brought her singing talent to light while performing the United States National Anthem at Orioles home matches during her stint at WJZ/CBS Baltimore.
She has also contested in many beauty pageants; she emerged as the winner of the Miss Vermont pageant and has equally contested in Miss North Carolina pageant as well. Sensitive towards social causes the pretty and bold journalist is an advocate of heart health and prevention of heart disease as she has been associated with Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and the American Heart Association. To discover more facts about the weather forecaster, continue reading!
Who is Chelsea Ingram of CBS?
The highly esteemed journalist who has done well for herself in the field of weather reporting was born in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States of America on 10th October 1988. She was raised by her parents along with her brother, Terry in Raleigh. Chelsea Ingram schooled at Lyndon State College located in Vermont where she studied Broadcast and Electronic Journalism before enrolling at North Carolina State University in 2007. There, she acquired a Bachelor of Science degree in Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology and went further to study Environmental Science and Policy at John Hopkins University Advanced Academic Program.
Having been passionate about the atmospheric phenomena and weather since childhood, Chelsea Ingram decided to pursue a career in journalism as a weather reporter. Her dream is to anchor the weather segment of the popular ABC News TV program, Good Morning America.
While studying in Vermont, Ingram began working as a research weather reporter for telecommunication companies like Earthrisk Technologies. She began working at the WVNY TV station in March 2012 as a meteorologist. There, she gathered journalistic experience that spanned for a year and one month before joining WJZ/CBS TV Network situated in Baltimore where she served as a weather reporter.
Following her high level of professionalism and excellent reporting skills, Chelsea Ingram was recruited by CBS Philly/KWY-TV in May 2017. She has been serving as a meteorologist at the TV channel till date and she has been among the television network’s end of the week morning news crew. She is also a fellow of the weather team of CBS Eyewitness News. Additionally, she works as a weather blogger and has gained a nomination for NCSC Woman of the Year.
Aside from being known as a television meteorologist, Ingram is also known as a former beauty queen who emerged victorious at the 2012 Miss Vermont pageantry for which she took home thousands of dollars as the grand prize. In the following year, she participated in Miss America Pageant in Las Vegas, representing her State. She also contested in Miss North Carolina Pageant as well. While serving as a beauty queen, Chelsea Ingram traveled across the United States meeting representatives from the government and group leaders discussing her platform agendas which pointed to social causes.
Since her father was diagnosed with heart disease, Chelse Ingram has engaged herself in advocacy for healthy heart and prevention of heart disease. When she is not occupied with work, she enjoys traveling which is her hobby. She is a hardcore pet lover who has in her possession a Yorkipoo dog named, Doppler.
What Is Her Salary?
According to some sources, the annual salary of a meteorologist in the United States is around $53,593. Chelsea Ingram has been working for CBS for more than two years and she reportedly earns an annual salary of about $73,099 based on the emoluments of the avearge CBS staff. The skilled journalist, however, has not revealed her net worth.
Is Chelsea Ingram Married?
The bold and beautiful weather journalist is living a happy life and she is enjoying a blissful union with her husband, Michael Cammarata. After dating for a while, the pair took their relationship to the next level as Michael proposed to Chelsea Ingram in December 2014. Two years later, they solemnized the union on 10th of April at Jones Chapel, Raleigh, North Carolina. The couple stay together at Wilmington, Delaware and are yet to expand their family.