Grand Marshal

2022 Grand Marshal Shelby Latino

Shelby Latino is an American Meteorologist, Weather Anchor, and Forecaster working as a Morning Meteorologist at FOX 8 in New Orleans. She worked as a meteorologist in Mississippi while completing her degree, winning first place awards for her work through the Associated Press and Broadcast Education Association.

She was born on August 1, 1991, in Covington, Louisiana, United States. Latino attended and graduated from Fontainebleau High School, then later on she graduated from Mississippi State University where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Professional Meteorology and a Minor in Marketing.

Shelby got married to her lovely partner, Kyle Hoppens who works as a doctor on November 21, 2015, in New Orleans, Louisiana. She also enjoys cheering on the Saints and running around City Park with her husband and rescue dog.

Shelby and Kyle are proud parents of Five beautiful daughters, Jenna (born on March 24, 2018) , Martha (born on December 21, 2019) and Triplets . Ruth Parker, Mabel Jean and Elaine Marie (born August 20th 2021)