Tamra Cantore is an American journalist and author who worked on The Weather Channel for many years. She is also a social worker and has worked in raising funds and providing support to various foundations. To learn more about Tamra, be sure to go through the article below!
Tamra Cantore’s Married Life And Divorce
Tamra Cantore is most possibly single at present. Previously, she was a married man to American meteorologist Jim Cantore.
The two first met while both of them were working at The Weather Channel. After dating for many years, they walked down the aisle in the presence of family and friends in 1990.
From their marriage, they have two kids. Their oldest child is daughter Christina Canotre who was born in 1993, and the youngest is Ben Cantore, who was born in 1995. Both Christina and Ben suffer from Fragile X Syndrome, a genetic disorder with intellectual disability.
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Tara and Jim lived as husband and wife for almost two decades, but unfortunately, it could not go further than that as both of them parted ways in 2009. After the divorce, the lady’s two children lived with her.
Since her separation, the female journalist is believed to be single. As for her ex-spouse, he is dating CNN journalist Andrea Butera since 2010.
Suffers a Degenerative Disorder
Not many people might know this, Tamra Cantore has Young Onset Parkinson’s with which she was diagnosed in the late 1990s. It was a devastating blow to her life and career, but she did not lose hope. In order to find a cure and help others like her, she founded Team Cantore.
As her children have Fragile X Syndrome, she also does charitable work supporting the Fragile X Research Foundation. Team Cantore helped raised a total of over $300,000 for Parkinson’s Research.
Check out the clip of Tamra Cantore taling about her works towards Parkinson’s disease!
On April 28, 2007, for her contribution to the Parkinson’s research, the Alan Bonander Humanitarian Award awarded her with the 2007 Alan Bonander Humanitarian Award.
Tamra is an inspiration to not only people suffering from a disease but also everyone. Her works till now show that no matter how limited one becomes from a inability, they can do something for it.
Tamra Cantore’s Net Worth
From her career as a journalist and author, Tamra Cantore has a net worth of $3 million. She worked at The Weather Channel for many years, where she also served as an executive. Cantore must have surely made good money from her time working there.
As an author, she wrote the book titled The Calm Throughout life’s Storms: God-given, Heartfelt Poetry which released on September 01, 2004. The book is priced at $12.99 at the Amazon.
Tamra Cantore was born on July 04, 1965, in Marietta, Georgia. She studied at Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio.
The former reporter worked at a local news channel for a few years, joining The Weather Channel. She is a devout Christian and attends church every Sunday.
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