Taniya Wright Biography
Taniya Wright is a well-known American news anchor who works as a morning news anchor for KPRC 2 in Houston. She was a news anchor at WNCN in Raleigh, North Carolina, before joining KPRC.
Taniya Wright Age
Wright is 37 years old as of 2020, she was born on August 5, 1983, in Houston, Texas, United States.
Taniya Wright Birthday
Taniya celebrates her birthday on August 5, every year.
Taniya Wright Height
Taniya stands at an average height with a moderate weight. Information on her other body measurements is currently unavailable at the moment.
Taniya Wright Family
Taniya’s father, James Berkeley Wright, died in a training accident when she was four years old. He was a member of the US Army’s Special Forces, also known as the Green Berets. She travels around as a member of the Goldstar family, giving talks to service families at their various gatherings.
Taniya Wright Education
Wright was a member of the Kappa Delta sorority and the Order of Omega honor society at the University of South Florida. She earned a bachelor’s degree in mass communications from the University of South Florida.
Taniya Wright Sister
Taryn Conant is Taniya’s younger sister. She is a writer and filmmaker who works as a freelancer. In March 2018, she released her first novel, Cradlers Cove. Wright announced on her social media accounts in November of this year that her sister is expecting twins.
Taniya Wright Fiance
Wright has confirmed that she has a fiance on many occasions, but she has never disclosed who he is. She expressed her sadness at leaving CBS 17 for KPRC 2 in Houston but expressed her joy at moving to Houston to be with her fiance. Taniya also responded to a Twitter tweet about the photo she shared, praising her fiance for creating it.
Taniya Wright Salary
According to KPRC 2 anchor salary, Taniya receives an annual average salary of $85,000.
Taniya Wright Net Worth
Wright’s net worth is approximated to be ranging between $100,000-$300,000 as of 2021.
Taniya Wright Career
Wright started her journalism career in April 2007 at WFLA-TV. She worked as an Associate Producer for NewsChannel 8 Today, a breakfast program. Writing and finalizing morning show scripts, creating charts and graphics, and writing sets to track on-air talent were among her other responsibilities.
In December 2013, she switched to WDVM TV, where she worked as a news anchor, editor, and editor. Her responsibilities included anchoring and producing daily news at noon, 5:00, and 5:30 p.m., special features, and live interviews with on-air guests, as well as acting as a lead anchor for breaking news cut-ins and interacting with audiences via social media.
Her most memorable chore at the station is when she hosted a holiday vacation for 40+ loyal viewers of WHAG for two weeks. She early anchored at CBS 17 morning before she linked with an NBC affiliate in Houston. She made the enormous declaration on her Twitter account on Tuesday.
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