Julie Martin is an American TV writer and producer. She worked on the NBC crime dramas Homicide: Life on the Street and Law & Order: Criminal Intent. Also, she won a Humanitas Prize and nominated for a Writers Guild of America Award for her work on Homicide. Currently, she works as a weather reporter for CNN headquarter Atlanta, Georgia.
Julie Martin was born on 1981 as a Juli Penticoff at Rockford, Illinois in the U.S.A. As of 2019, her age is 38 years old. Her mother’s name is Mona Penticoff but her father and sibling are unknown. Martin was a shy girl in her childhood who holds an American Citizen and belongs to White American ethnicity.
During her childhood, she not only faced awkwardness but also underwent a different kind of surgery. She was born with amniotic band syndrome, a congenital disorder that prevents fetal parts, usually a limb or fingers, from fully developing while in the womb. It affected both of Martin’s hands, but the defect on her left limb is more pronounced.
She attended at Rock Valley College, where she completed her schooling. After that, she joined Augustana College in the year of 1992. Then she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and Media as her major subject and she later graduated in the year of 1994. Also, she graduated with Broadcast Meteorology from the Mississippi State University in 2011.
Julie Martin’s Career
Julie Martin began her career in the early 1990s. After completing a bachelor degree in 1994, she immediately got an internship in reputed CNN channel as associate producer and writer. After that, she got a fulltime job where she worked for 3 years. She admits that she went the opposite way in her career.
Just opposite to others, when everybody in the media field wanted to go from a small market to some big jobs like in CNN. Later, she shifted from CNN to a small market because she had a keen interest to work as a reporter in onscreen. After working for 3 years in CNN she joined WBTW-TV in 1997 where it worked as TV anchor or reporter for 2 years.
In the year 1999, she joined CLTV as a reporter where she worked for one year. Later on, she joined in WDJT CBS 58 as a reporter where she also worked just for a year. But before getting hired by TWC in 2006, she worked as a correspondent in CNN for 2 years from 2002 to 2004 and then she worked as a reporter in WGN-TV from 2004 to 2006. The longest tenure of her work is in The Weather Channel where she has been working from 2006 at present.
Julie Martin Career in 2017 and Awards
In January 2017, she also joined CNN and started working as a freelance weather reporter for CNN headquarter, Atlanta, Georgia. Although she started looking dance as her hobby from her early childhood, she soon started to realize that she had an inner passion in media reporting.
Julie won a Humanitas Prize and was nominated for a Writers Guild of America Award for her work on Homicide. Additionally, She has also been nominated for an Edgar Award for her work on Criminal Intent.
What is the Net Worth and Salary of Julie Martin?
Julie Martin earns a huge amount of money from her meteorology career. Regarding her net worth is not revealed. No doubt, her booming career in television weather forecasting earned her both fame and money.
As per some source, TWC pays annually $79K-100K to its weather reporter/anchor. She is one of the experienced journalists so, her salary is over than the above range. Looking at her career, we can assume that she has a million dollar fortune and she is living a lavish lifestyle.
Is Julie Martin Married? Children
Julie Martin is a married woman, she married John Bonifield whom she met at CNN. Her husband, John is a senior producer in CNN. There is no further information regarding there first met and dating history. However, the couple tied the knot in 2011. The couple became parents for the time in 2014 and is currently co-parenting their cute daughter together. They have a 7-year-old daughter Hartee Grace.
Although she is one of the sexiest people in the news sector, there are no rumors about her nudity photos or photos in bikini available in websites or exposed in media. However, she always looks in a formal dress. The duo is still together from eight years without any divorce rumors. The couple is spending a very blessed married life.
Julie Martin’s Height & Weight
Julie Martin stands at a height of 5 feet 3 inches (160cm) with an average weight. She has light brown color eyes and blonde hair color. Apart from that, her beautiful smile and hand gesture has made her face quite noticeable. She explains everything with grace and moves her hands frequently, which is the best part of her presentation. Regarding her other body measurement are unknown.
Julia is active only on her official Twitter account where she has 31k followers. However, she is not active on Instagram and Facebook.
Facts of Julie Martin
|Full Name||Julie Martin|
|Date Of Birth||1981|
|Age||39 years 0 months|
|Place Of Birth||Rockford, Illinois|
|Height||5 feet 3 inches (1.60m)|
|Education||Mississippi State University|
|Parents||Mother Mona Penticoff|
|Julie Martin Twitter|
|Awards||Humanitas Prize, Writers Guild of America Award, Edgar Award|