Von Gaskin Biography
Von Gaskin is an American news anchor and reporter at WIS who joined WIS staff in April of 2010 and is a proud native of South Carolina. She has been a meteorologist from the Lowcountry of SC to the Outer Banks of North Carolina.
Gaskin takes pride in working in her community and volunteering for local organizations and is also a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Formerly, Gaskin worked at WPDE from 2004 to 2006 as the weekend meteorologist.
In early June 2018, the Lake City native received an Emmy Award from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Chapter. The Emmy was awarded to the WIS News Sunrise Crew for Hurricane Irma coverage. The WIS News Sunrise Crew received the Emmy for Best Daily Newscast during the coverage of Hurricane Irma. Gaskin was the meteorologist for that morning, updating viewers on the weather hazards associated with a land-falling tropical system, the release said.
Von Gaskin Age
Gaskin has not yet disclosed her age, date of birth, or when she celebrates her birthday.
Von Gaskin Family
Gaskin was born and raised in South Carolina. Apparently, information about her personal life has not been disclosed yet.
Von Gaskin Husband
Von is happily married to Anthony and together they have three sons Emmanuel, Shamar, and Marsalis. The family resides in Carolina. When she is not checking and rechecking her forecast, you can find her enjoying the great outdoors, mainly along the Carolina beaches.
Von Gaskin Education
She received a Bachelor of Science in Journalism and Mass Communications from the University of South Carolina and then moved to Starkville, Mississippi to attend Mississippi State University, where she received a Master’s of Science in Geosciences/Broadcast Meteorology.
Von Gaskin WIS TV
Gaskin joined WIS in April of 2010 and is a proud native of South Carolinian. She has been a meteorologist from the Lowcountry of SC to the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Von is an avid Hurricane and severe weather forecaster. “I could spend all day studying the formation of tropical systems and the steering currents that guide them.”
Since 1989 when Hurricane Hugo slammed into the state of South Carolina, Von knew she had to be a part of the forecasting process. In order to achieve that goal she received a Bachelor of Science in Journalism and Mass Communications from the University of South Carolina and then moved to Starkville, Mississippi to attend Mississippi State University, where she received a Master’s of Science in Geosciences/Broadcast Meteorology. Von is proud to say she was a meteorologist during the record-breaking 2005 hurricane season.
Her fellow news team at WIS TV include Greg Adaline, Sam Bleiweis, Judi Gatson, Kamie Roesler, Leland Pinder, Alicia Barnes, Dawndy Mercer Plank, Emily Scarlett, Paul Rivera, Miranda Parnell, Jenna Cisneros, Caroline Hecker, Madeline Cuddihy, Adam Mintzer, Jason Raven, and Emily Wakeman.
Von Gaskin Net Worth
Gaskins has an estimated net worth of $million, but the amount is yet to reveal and is still under review. Her major source of income is her journalism career where she is working for years.
Von Gaskin Salary
According to some sources, a Journalist earns an average salary of $61k. Whereas the best news reporter makes a salary that ranges from $75k to $80k.