Dale Gilbert Biography
Dale Gilbert is an American Meteorologist who has been involved in broadcasting in the Upstate since 1971, primarily in radio. He has worked for several stations in the Greenville market including WFBC, WESC, WLFJ, and WMYI.
Dale started broadcasting in the Upstate in 1971, primarily in radio. He has worked for several stations in the Greenville market including WFBC, WESC, WLFJ, and WMYI. He worked for WYFF News 4 as a weather reporter on weekends before joining the newsroom full-time in 1994. Dale’s forecasts can be seen each weekday morning on WYFF News 4 Today beginning at 4:30 a.m. and on News 4 at noon.
He is a popular speaker and narrator and frequently is invited to participate in programs for area churches, schools, and community groups. In his spare time, Dale stays busy doing other voice recording work and sports announcing. He is the football and basketball public address announcer for the Clemson Tigers. He also specializes in audio for industrial clients. Milliken, Michelin, and Alcoa are just a few of the clients that use his voice for employee training and product demonstration presentations. Gilbert first served as a weekend weather reporter for WYFF before joining the station full-time in 1994.
Initially, Dale worked for WYFF News 4 as a weather reporter on weekends. In 1994, he joined the newsroom full-time. You can watch Gilbert’s forecasts each weekday morning on WYFF News 4 Today beginning at 4:30 a.m. and on News 4 at noon.
His fellow new team includes Carol Clarke, Geoff Hart, Michael Cogdill, Gabrielle Komorowski, Amanda Crawford, Joe Ripley, Dana Griffin, Jane Robelot, and Nigel Robertson.
Dale Gilbert Education
Dale graduated from high school and attended the University of South Carolina for two years before going to the Elkins Institute in Atlanta to receive a First Class License in broadcast engineering. He received his Meteorology degree from Mississippi State.
Dale Gilbert Age
Gilbert is about 69 – 799 years old as of 2021. He was born in 1951 in Cumberland, Md. However, he has not yet disclosed the day he celebrates his birthday.
Dale Gilbert Family
Meteorologist Dale Gilbert was born in Cumberland, Md, and lived in Canada until he was 5 years old. His family then moved to Rock Hill, S.C., where he grew up. He has not yet revealed information regarding his parents and siblings.
Dale Gilbert Wife
Gilbert is happily married to his wife Trudie Banks, together they have four children and eight grandchildren.
Dale Gilbert Retirement
In early January 2021, Dale announced his plans to retire after nearly 25 years working full-time at WYFF 4. However, he will still serve as a fill-in meteorologist on occasion.
Dale Gilbert Salary
Being a veteran in his field of work, Gilbert is probably one of the best-paid journalists. However, his salary is not yet determined.
Dale Gilbert Net Worth
News anchor Gilbert estimated net worth is still under review. It will be revealed to the public immediately it’s out, but it evident that he received a good amount of money from his career as a news broadcast.