Bri Winkler Biography

Updated On Jan 06, 2019 Published On Jul 05, 2017
Facts of Bri Winkler
Date of Birth: 1988 , October-25
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
Name Bri Winkler
Birth Name Bri Winkler
Nick Name Bri
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Massachussets, United States
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Profession Weather forecaster
Working For NBC
Salary $120 thousand annually
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Drack brown
Face Color White
Famous for ABC7 meteorologist
Affair with N/A
Boyfriend N/A
Married Engagement Rumors
Children No
Education University of Miami
Online Presence Instagram
TV Show Today in Amarillo, Eyewitness News
Sisters Tara Riggs
Siblings Tara Riggs
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An Amerian weather broadcaster, Bri Winkler is best known as the morning meteorologist for ABC7 Eyewitness News. She is also an active member of the Western States Stroke Task Force and brand ambassador of the American Stroke Association.

Bri Winkler was born in the Southern Massachusetts, the USA on October 25, 1988. Bri Wrinkler grew up with her sister, Tara Riggs. The famous meteorologist has not disclosed the name of her parents. Regarding her nationality, Bri Wrinkler is an American and belongs to white ethnicity.

Talking about her education, Bri Winkler holds a Bachelor degree of Science in Marine and Atmospheric Science, along with a minor in Mathematics and Communication from Miami University

Bri Winkler pursued her career with KAMR-TV which is an NBC-affiliated television station based in Amarillo, Texas. In the channel, Bri worked as a meteorologist and the co-host for the show Today in Amarillo.

Winkler then joined ABC7 as a morning meteorologist for Eyewitness News, hosted by anchors Sade Baderinwa, and Liz Cho. Bri Winkler was also featured on local radio shows, ABC7, and Good Morning America. In ABC7 she has worked with reporters like Rob Nelson and Michelle Charlesworth.

It has also been heard that the famed meteorologist, Bri Winkler left her job in July 2017 to get further education and prepare for a Masters degree in environmental science. According to her LinkedIn profile, she joined Bren School of Environmental Science and Management in September 2017

Heading towards Winkler's personal life, she is a stroke survivor. In 2014, Bri Winkler shared her story of stroke with the Eyewitness News and mentioned she had her first stroke in 2012 at the age of 24. The lady was rushed down to the hospital to get a scan and find what actually caused the stroke. With no abnormalities, she was sent back home with just some painkillers. 

However, a week later, Bri Winkler again got sick, but this time even worse. She woke up at 5 am and found that she had lost her hearing (right ear) and couldn't feel her face. When she was rushed to the hospital by her family members, Bri had already suffered from a slurred speech along with partial blindness. 

There is no information regarding her affairs, boyfriend and husband, rather Bri Winkler is much focused on her career. Though she has rumors to be engaged, she has not so far spoken about it in public. Maybe, Bri is working on her professional career and health problem.

Even if she has married, there is no information about her husband, nor there is any information on how she started dating her love. But, as it seems, Bri Winkler is not in any kind of relationship and is more focused on her career rather than her personal relationships. 

While looking at Bri Winkler's Instagram profile, it seems as if she deserted if after she left the ABC7 channel. Her Instagram profile is named, abc7briwinkler. She has around 539 posts and 14.7k followers on her Instagram profile. 

Talking about her net worth and salary, Bri Winkler earns a decent amount as her salary through her career. According to some tabloids, Bri earns an annual salary of around $120k more than fellow meteorologist Cheryl ScottHowever, Bri Winkler' net worth is estimated to be about $500 thousand at the current time. With years to come, there is likely to be an increase in the net worth of Bri Winkler.

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Born in United States OF America.

1988

Bri Winkler was born on October 25, 1988, in Massachusetts, United States of America. She has one sister named Tara Riggs. Winker is morning meteorologist for ABC7 Eyewitness News.

Joined ABC7

2011

Weather broadcaster Bri Winkler joined ABC7 as a morning meteorologist for Eyewitness News. Besides, she also has been featured in Local radio shows, ABC7 and Good Morning America.

Suffered Stroke

2012

Bri Winkler, at the age of 24 years, suffered a stroke. After recovering from a stroke, she became the ambassador for the American Stroke Association as well as a member of the Western States Stroke Task Force.

Recent Rumor

2017

Bri Winkler has been heard to be a rumor of being engaged with an unknown person and seems to be quite happy. This is a speculation made by the famous broadcasters form pictures posted on Instagram.