Markina Brown is the first African-American female Meteorologist in Southern California. She has pursued her career in both reporting and acting filed. The African-American beauty stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.73meters).
Markina Brown Married, Husband
Besides being accomplished in her career, Markina is also successful in her married life. The meteorologist has been married to her husband since 2008. However, she has put her private life under covers. She keeps the identity of her husband away from the spotlight instead of laying it bare for the world to see. While she has not given any details on her husband, he can be spotted occasionally with her on her social media accounts.
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During an interview with cleveland.com, she mentioned some details about her wedding and her husband's educational background. She said that her husband was raised in East Cleveland. Apparently, he is a graduate of East Cleveland High School.
Markina Brown flaunts her wedding ring on 31 January 2018 (Photo: Markina Brown's Instagram)
She tied her wedding knot on 17 June, the date of her husband’s birthday. Her wedding took place in a candlelight ceremony in the garden at Caesars Palace. She and her husband chose their honeymoon destination in Cancun, Mexico. Nevertheless, her husband identity is still a mystery.
Markina kicked off her media career as a meteorologist and reporter for CBS television studio. There, she focused on pitching daily story ideas, covered live reports, breaking news, and even community stories. She eventually moved to Greater Chicago Area while working with CBS television studios. She built great relationships with numerous local agencies and institutions. It was in 2010 when she joined CBS 46 (WGCL-TV).
During her stay in CBS, she reported on media outreach, weather graphics development, and helped with the production for print, video, website, and radio media.
She became the first African-American female chief meteorologist in Atlanta, Georgia. Until 2014, she retained her position in CBS and made a swerve in her career by jumping into the acting industry.
The meteorologist made her appearance in Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk as a reporter in 2016. She also portrayed Lynn Wayburn in Mr. Mercedes in 2017. Until now, she has appeared in several TV series and movies including Cyborgs Universe, The 5th Quarter, Literally Annoyed, and The Haves and the Have Nots.
Markina Bio & Age
Markina Brown was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan as per her bio. She celebrates her birthday every 18 February. Markina keeps her age undisclosed. However, it is known that she belongs to African-American ethnicity. The meteorologist is the only child of her parents. But, she has not let out any information about her family.
For education, she attended Central Michigan University and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Broadcast Journalism and a Political Science Concentration in International relations. Ten years after graduating from Michigan University, Markina went back to Mississippi State University to get her Bachelor’s degree in Earth Sciences, Geosciences, and Meteorology.