Christina Watkins Biography
Christina Watkins is a renowned American anchor and reporter currently working as a Weekend Anchor for WESH 2 News Sunrise. Before, she anchored the 12 p.m. and 4 p.m. newscasts for WDSU(NBC-affiliated) located in New Orleans. While still a college student, she worked as a sideline reporter and covered FIU football, baseball, as well as basketball. As of now, she is an active member of the National Association of Black Journalists and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
Christina Watkins Age
Christina Watkins was born on 30th August 1990, in Oviedo, Florida, United States. She is 32 years old.
Christina Watkins Height
Christina stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 5 inches (Approx 1.65m).
Christina Watkins Family
Christina was born to her hardworking and caring father and mother in Oviedo, Florida, United States of America. On December 17, 2020, her parents celebrated their 34th Wedding Anniversary. She was raised alongside her older sister named Tiffany. In the late 90s, her late sister was a ‘Kid Anchor’ on WESH.
Christina Watkins Husband
She is in a romantic relationship with her better half who celebrates his birthday on November 11 every year. However, Christina has not babbled salient information with reference to her lovely partner or whether they have any children.
Christina Watkins Education
She attended Florida International University’s School of Mass Communication where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism in 2012.
Christina Watkins Salary
She bags a remarkable salary of $69,486 per year. This is according to WESH 2 News Sunrise anchors’ salaries.
Christina Watkins’ Net Worth
Christina Watkins has managed to garner a decent amount from her victorious journalism career and has an estimated net worth of $1 million.
Christina Watkins Career
She is currently working as a Weekend Anchor for WESH 2 News Sunrise. Before, she anchored the 12 p.m. and 4 p.m. newscasts for WDSU(NBC-affiliated) located in New Orleans. She spent a period of 4 years serving in a community as the Weekday Anchor for WDSU News at Noon and 4 p.m. While there, Christina covered everything from festivals, severe weather, breaking news, and of course, Mardi Gras.
Prior to working in New Orleans, she worked as an Anchor/Reporter for Spectrum News based in Charlotte, NC. While there, she traveled to be on the ground for major stories including the Pulse Nightclub Shooting in Orlando as well as Super Bowl 50 in California.
She also covered national stories, such as the historic removal of the Confederate flag from South Carolina Statehouse Grounds, the mass shooting at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, the mistrial of a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer accused of shooting and killing a man whose name was not identified, as well as the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50. She commenced her professional career in Missouri where she reported and anchored for KQ2 News based in St. Joseph.