Fred Shropshire Biography
Fred Shropshire is a significant American journalist serving as a news anchor specializing in features and also breaking news for WCNC Charlotte presently. He anchors the station’s newscasts at 5 p.m, 6 p.m, and 11 p.m.
And can also be seen promoting station events as well as making a difference in the community. Shropshire served at WTVD-TV located in Raleigh, North Carolina where he anchored at 4 p.m and 5:30 p.m the station’s newscasts before joining WCNC.
Fred Shropshire Age
Fred Shropshire has managed to keep his life private away from the spotlight regarding his age, date, and year of birth.
Fred Shropshire Height
He stands at a height of 5 ft 8 inches(Approx 1.73 m).
Fred Shropshire Education
Shropshire joined UNC School of Media and Journalism and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism.
Fred Shropshire Family
Shropshire posted wishing his dad a Happy Father’s day in a post on June 17, 2018. He also said that he once told his father that he would take advantage of every opportunity to honor him.
Fred Shropshire Wife
Shropshire is a cheerful hitched to his loving and pretty wife Sheyenne Rodriguez. Sheyenne Rodriguez is also a journalist and a former news reporter serving at WTVD-TV. The couple met when Sheyenne was working as a midday news anchor at WGN. The duo is blessed to have three children the first two named Ezra and Carolina.
Fred Shropshire Salary
Shropshire receives an annual salary of $70,895, according to WCNC News Channel anchor’s/reporters’ salaries.
Fred Shropshire Net Worth
He earns an approximate net worth of $1 Million – $5 Million.
Fred Shropshire Career
Currently, Shropshire serves as a news anchor for WCNC Charlotte. He is often seen making a difference in the community and promoting station events in addition. Shropshire later anchored the confederate flag’s removal from the South Carolina State House and covered the Charleston Church shooting.
He has also anchored the station’s coverage of the Carolina Panthers Super Bowl 50 appearance from San Francisco in addition. Shropshire started his career journey in broadcasting in new Bern, North Carolina at WTCI-TV.
He also served at WXII-TV in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, and WGN-TV in Chicago. Shropshire has chased several tropical storms such as Hurricane Ike in Galveston, Texas.
He has also reported on major events such as the 2005 World Series in Chicago, the Jena Six Rally in Louisiana. And also Michael Jackson’s memorial service in Los Angeles in addition.
Shropshire covered several important North Carolina stories including the Jennifer Short kidnapping. The Kinston chemical plant explosion, and the Air Midwest Flight 5481 plane crash, among others while Fred was serving at WXII.