Melanie Layden, Meteorologist at WSMV4, Bio, Wiki, Age, Husband, Son

Born and raised in Jackson, Tennessee, Melanie Layden is an Emmy award-winning journalist, currently working as the weekend morning meteorologist on WSMV4. She joined WSMV4 in 2014.

Prior to joining WSMV, Melanie worked as the morning traffic reporter at WAAY-31 in Huntsville, AL.

Age | When was Melanie born?

Melanie was born in Jackson, Tennessee, United States. She is yet to disclose her exact birth dates.

Melanie Layden Profile Summary

Birth Name:Melanie Layden
Place of Birth:Tennessee, United States
Sexual Orientation:Straight
Marital Status:Married
Spouse Name:Matt (m. May 1, 2021)
Children:1 son. William(Born on October 30, 2022)
Profession:Meteorologist at WSMV4
Education:The University of Mississippi Mississippi State University

Parents | Mother | Father

Melanie Layden with her mother

Layden was born to her parents in Jackson, Tennessee, United States. She often posts pics of her mother, wishing her a happy mother’s day.

Siblings | Brother

She has one brother whom she loves so much.

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Husband | Matt | Who Is Melanie’s Husband?

Melanie Layden with her husband Matt, on their wedding day

She is happily married to her husband Matt. The couple wedded on May 1, 2021 and together they are blessed with one child whose name is William. Baby William was born on November 2, 2022.

Children | Son | William

Melanie Layden with her son, William

Melanie is a loving and caring mother to her son William, who was born on October 30, 2022.

“After a 25-hour long labor, baby William made his safe arrival into this world on Sunday, October 30, 2022. He is a healthy baby boy, weighing 9 lbs 2 oz and measuring 22 inches long.” Melanie shared the news of the arrival of her son through an Instagram post

Height | How tall is Melanie Layden?

She stands at a height of approximately 5 feet 6 inches.


She attended The University of Mississippi and graduated with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. Melanie later got her second degree in Broadcast Meteorology from Mississippi State University.

Melanie Layden Career | Meteorologist | WSMV4

Layden is the weekend morning meteorologist at WSMV4 in Nashville, Tennessee. She joined WSMV4 in 2014 and was the morning traffic anchor for more than 4 years before moving to the weather team in 2019.

Prior to joining WSMV, Melanie worked as the morning traffic reporter at WAAY-31 in Huntsville, Alabama. Layden has also worked at Fox 40 in Jackson, Mississippi.

Melanie won her first Emmy award in 2018 for Best Morning Newscast and has also been nominated for four Emmy awards during her time at WSMV4.

Layden is a member of the National Weather Association and the Junior League of Nashville.

Who is Melanie Layden?

Melanie Layden is a weekend morning meteorologist, at WSMV4 in Nashville, Tennessee.

Is Melanie Layden Married?

Yes Melani is happily married to her loving and caring husband, Matt. The couple tied the knot on May 1, 2021.

How many Children does Melanie Layden have?

She is a loving and caring mother to her son, William born on October 30, 2022 weighing 9 lbs and 2 oz.