Amanda Porterfield Biography and Wiki
Amanda Porterfield is a renowned award-winning American journalist who currently serves as a news anchor and reporter at WDJT CBS58 in Milwaukee.
Amanda Porterfield Age and Birthday
Porterfield was born in the United States of America. However, Porterfield has not yet disclosed her birth date therefore her age is not available at the moment.
Amanda Porterfield Height
Porterfield is a gorgeous woman who stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m).
Amanda Porterfield Education
After graduating from high school, Porterfield attended Saint Mary’s College and later graduated with a bachelor’s degree in journalism.
Amanda Porterfield Family
Amanda was born and raised in the United States of America by her parents. Unfortunately, details about the actual identities of her parents and siblings are currently under review and will soon be updated.
Amanda Porterfield Husband and Son
Porterfield is happily married to her lovely husband De Angelo. The couple has managed to stay together for quite and they are blessed with a son maned Christian.
Amanda Porterfield CBS 58
Amanda has had quite an impressive career. She has covered four states throughout her 15-year career. Porterfield started in 2005 – beginning in Indiana as an intern at WNDU while completing her bachelor’s degree at Saint Mary’s College in Notre Dame, IN. From there, she moved up to production assistant and eventually started reporting for the weekend newscasts. Then it was at the ABC affiliate in Chattanooga, TN between 2008-2012 where Porterfield did it all. Alone, she uncovered, gathered videos and interviews, and wrote and presented stories on a variety of shifts. Porterfield also learned other newsroom roles such as producing, editing, and running the assignment desk.
Using a variety of skills Porterfield excelled as an anchor and reporter at Champaign’s flagship station WCIA from 2012 until 2016, where she also managed the weekend newscasts and crews.
However, another of Amanda Porterfield’s passions is investigative journalism and expanding on stories that highlight social issues in the community. The Illinois Broadcaster’s Association awarded Porterfield with “Best Hard News Story” for her coverage of a woman addicted to heroin and her attempt to get help. The NAACP honored Porterfield with the “Social Justice” award for her unbiased reporting about social justice issues and for honoring a culture of diversity in the community. She also worked closely with the Champaign County Sheriff’s Office on creating more opportunities for those with mental and behavioral issues.
Amanda Porterfield Salary
According to CBS estimates, Amanda receives an annual salary ranging from $85,500 – $105,500.
Amanda Porterfield’s Net Worth
Porterfield has an estimated net worth of about $950,000 as of 2023. This amount is from her extensive career as a journalist among other investments.