Kelly Franson's biography can be found on her news stations website, KiroTV.com. In 2014, she joined the news team as a meteorologist at KIRO 7, a news station owned by the Cox Media Group in Seattle, Washington.
Franson transferred to Seattle after leaving her former position at WBTV in Charlotte, North Carolina, after seven years. Born in Oregon, Franson is a native of the Pacific Northwest. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in atmospheric sciences, specializing in meteorology, and a Bachelor of Arts degree in communication, both from the University of North Dakota. She states she is a proud pet parent.