Cindy-Fitzgibbon
Cindy Fitzgibbon | Biography

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  • Full Name Cindy Fitzgibbon
  • Occupation News Anchor
  • Nationality American
  • Birthplace New England , USA
  • Birth Date Oct 05, 1978
  • Age 44 Years, 1 Months
Weather News Anchor At WCVB 'EyeOpener'

Cindy Fitzgibbon | Biography

Winner Of 2017 'Regional Emmy Award' for 'Outstanding Achievement in Weather Broadcasting'

In addition to her career on television, Fitzgibbon is involved in organizations that promote science education. She also frequently visits schools to educate weather with exciting and interactive experiments. As a result, she has educated thousands of students in hundreds of classrooms about the weather over the years. Alongside, she helps raise funds for local organizations to fight Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and Multiple sclerosis (MS). She has also been an ambassador in spreading awareness about Batten Disease.


Cindy Fitzgibbon is an 'Emmy Award’-winning American meteorologist. She currently serves as the meteorologist at the EyeOpener and Midday of WCVB NewsCenter 5.

Who is Cindy Fitzgibbon?

Cindy Fitzgibbon is a meteorologist who began her meteorology career at the CBS affiliate, KXMB-TV, in Bismarck, North Dakota. In 1996, she launched a morning newscast with Stephanie Gorin on the NBC affiliate, WPTZ, in Plattsburgh, New York/Burlington, Vermont. She worked as a morning meteorologist at WPTZ for more than four years. She then showcased her forecasting skills at WBBH-TV, the NBC affiliate in Fort Myers, Florida, where she covered a tropical storm that hit Southwest Florida in September 2001.

In February 2002, Fitzgibbon joined the Fox affiliate, WFXT in Boston, Massachusetts, as a weekend meteorologist. She eventually rose to prominence as the meteorologist for FOX25 Morning News, which debuted in 2003. After working at WFXT for more than a decade, she joined WCVB's StormTeam 5 in April 2013. Since then, she has become one of the most prominent meteorologists of the station. 

As of 2021, she serves as the weather anchor for WCVB NewsCenter 5's EyeOpener and Midday newscasts on weekdays.

In addition to her staple shows, Fitzgibbon's bio also includes her guest appearances on television shows. As a WCVB-TV meteorologist, she appeared in two episodes of Good Morning America Weekend Edition in 2018. She also appeared on ABC News as a guest contributor on World News Tonight.

Furthermore, Fitzgibbon has won multiple awards and nominations. She was nominated for the 'Emmy Award' four times for her work on FOX25 Morning News. In 2017, she won the regional 'Emmy Award' for 'Outstanding Achievement in Weather Broadcasting.' She has also received an 'Associated Press Award' for 'Best Weathcast.' Additionally, she was awarded the AMS Seal of Approval for Television.

In addition to her career on television, Fitzgibbon is involved in organizations that promote science education. She also frequently visits schools to educate weather with exciting and interactive experiments. As a result, she has educated thousands of students in hundreds of classrooms about the weather over the years. Alongside, she helps raise funds for local organizations to fight Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and Multiple sclerosis (MS). She has also been an ambassador in spreading awareness about Batten Disease.

How old is Cindy Fitzgibbon?

Fitzgibbon's birthday falls on 5 October. She has not revealed her age and birth year. However, some sites claim that she was born in 1978, which is unconfirmed. Fitzgibbon was born in New England and raised in Portland, Maine. Growing up, she developed a passion for science. Later, she graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Meteorology from Lyndon State College in Lyndon, Vermont.

Husband

Fitzgibbon met her future husband, Chris Gobeille, in Vermont in 1991. They eventually began a romantic relationship and got married on 7 June 2021. They celebrated her 24 years of their married life on 7 June 2021 and she shared her image with her husband on Instagram.  

Chris Gobeille is an 'Emmy Award’-winning news and sports journalist. He has also garnered more than 20 award nominations. He currently works as a chief photographer at WBZ TV, the CBS-owned-and-operated television station in Boston, Massachusetts.

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The family together attended the Boston Red Sox Opening Day in 2017 at Fenway Park. (Photo: Instagram)

They have two sons. Their eldest son, Caleb, turned 16 years old on 1 October 2021. Their youngest son, Cameron, will be 14 years old on 17 December 2021.

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