Tisha Powell Biography
Tisha Powell is an illustrious American award-winning journalist currently serving as a news reporter and anchor for ABC11, WTVD based in Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina. There, she reports special issues on Health, Non-profit organizations, and the Military. In addition, she anchors 5:00 pm, 6:00 pm, 10:00 pm, and 11:00 pm newscasts.
Prior to that, Tisha served as a news anchor and reporter at News 9 based in San Antonio, Texas. While there, she was entrusted to do as many as 20 live reports in short durations and advise and train junior reporters.
Tisha Powell Age
Tisha was born on 2nd June in Louisiana, United States of America. She is around 50 years old although she has kept details regarding her exact year of birth below the radar.
Tisha Powell Height
Tisha stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (approx. 1.7 m).
Tisha Powell Family
Tisha was born and brought up by her caring and supportive parents in Louisiana, United States of America. Sadly, her mother died in 2019 of heart failure. Nevertheless, there is no explicit information regarding his parents or siblings and we will therefore keep you updated as soon as possible.
Tisha Powell Husband
She is blissfully hitched to her awesome Army husband called Colonel James Wayne. In addition, the lovely couple is blessed with two gorgeous daughters called Nina and Eva.
Tisha Powell Education
She attended Loyola University New Orleans where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication majoring in broadcast news and minored in political science in 1996.
Tisha Powell Salary
She receives a remarkable salary of $87,562 per year. This is in accordance with ABC 11 news anchors/reporters’ salaries.
Tisha Powell Net Worth
Tisha Powell has managed to gather quite an impressive fortune over the years from her journalism career and has an estimated net worth of $ 2.3 million.
Tisha Powell Career
As of now, she works as a co-anchor for ABC 11 Eyewitness News Every weeknight at 5 pm, 6 pm, and 11 pm alongside Steve Daniels and at 10 pm on CW22. She has covered major stories such as the Pope’s visit to Philadelphia, the Carolina Panther’s trip to Super Bowl 50 as well as the 2005 Hurricane Katrina. Furthermore, Tisha interviewed influential people like Oprah Winfrey and First Lady Michelle Obama.
Before joining ABC News in 2004, she served as a news anchor and reporter at News 9 based in San Antonio, Texas from 2002 to 2004. Prior to that, Tisha served as a reporter at KABB based in San Antonio from 2000 to 2002. While at KABB, she covered the Spurs’ 2003 NBA Championship and the escape of the Texas Seven. Tisha commenced her career in 1996 serving as a reporter at WCBI-T based in Columbus, Mississippi until 1997 when she joined WDSU in New Orleans to serve there as a reporter.