Damon Lane Bio, Age, Height, Wife, Salary, Net Worth, KOCO-TV

Damon Lane is an eminent American Meteorologist currently working for KOCO-TV as Chief Meteorologist. He joined the News Team in 2009. Before serving at OKLAHOMA CITY KOCO-TV 5, Lane served as a Chief Meteorologist at KTXS-TV based in Abilene, Texas.

During his leisure time, Damon enjoys traveling adventures with his wife and their daughter, snow skiing in winter, hiking in summer, and firing up a barbeque at home.

Damon Lane Age

Damon Lane was born in Northern Virginia, United States. However, Lane has not gone public with his personal details such as his age or his dates of birth despite being in the spotlight. Nonetheless, computing from his physical appearance, he is around 42 years old.

Damon Lane Height

Lane is a man of average stature and stands at a height of 5 ft 8 inches ( Approx 1.73m).

Damon Lane Education

He attained two degrees in college. After he graduated from the University of Old Dominion in less than four years in Communications and Mass Media, Lane graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology from the University of North Carolina, Ashville.

Damon Lane Family

Damon was born in Fairfax County, Virginia, in the USA to his supportive father, and his caring mother. Her mother was a science teacher back in the days when he was still in middle school.

Damon Lane Wife

He is married man to the love of his life called  Melissa Newton, and together, they share a daughter. The duo met in Abilene. She is a reporter. Earlier, His wife served at CBS11 News but later joined her husband at KOCO-TV as a freelance reporter. Prior to serving at KOCO-TV,  Melissa also served at NBC 5 in the early morning shift. She is a Roswell native based in New Mexico and is also a 2003 Texas Tech Journalism Graduate.

Damon Lane Children

He is a proud father to one pretty daughter.

Damon Lane Salary

Damon receives an annual salary of $81,116 per year. This is according to KOCO-TV News anchors’ and reporters’ salaries.

Damon Lane Net Worth

Lane has an approximate net worth of  $1 million – $5 million.

Damon Lane Career

Damon is the chief meteorologist working at KOCO-TV 5. He is the only Chief Meteorologist in Oklahoma City with a Degree in Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, and the only one to hold the CBM seal of approval from the American Meteorological Society which is the highest level certification from the nation’s top association for Broadcast Meteorologists.

He was featured in the nationally televised ABC 20 / 20 primetime special, In An Instant, which was about the 2013 tornado outbreak that impacted Moore, Oklahoma. As he covered it live on air, the massive tornado struck his own neighborhood and destroyed many homes that were nearby. His wife ran to the shelter with the family dogs. This coverage of the tornado outbreak was nominated for an Emmy Award.

Before serving at KOCO-TV, Damon also served as their Chief Meteorologist at KTXS-Tv based in Abilene. While here, Lane forecasted severe weather on the southern edge of Tornado Alley. He was also named Abilene’s favorite Meteorologist for three consecutive years.

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