Evelyn Taft has a B.Sc degree in Broadcast Journalism and Political Science from the University of Southern California. She was subsequently given a Mississippi State Meteorology Certificate. She began hosting her own show at the age of sixteen. Her first work with KCOY-TV was in 2006.
She serves as an anchor and editor, as well as a director. She currently works in Studio City, where she has been since 2008, as chief meteorologist for weekends with KCAL9-TV / CBS2.