Lori Tucker Biography and Wiki
Lori Tucker is an American award-winning Journalist who works as a news anchor and reporter at WATE-TV, channel 6 in Knoxville, Tennessee. Lori previously served at KMOL-TV, in San Antonio, Texas as Weeknight News Anchor, at KATV-TV, in Little Rock, Ark. as the General Assignments Reporter and at KHTV, Channel 39 as a Weeknight News Anchor.
Lori Tucker Age and Birthday
Tucker was born on March 10, in Little Rock, Arkansas, Her birth sign is Pisces. Her exact age and date of birth details will be updated when established.
Lori Tucker Height
Lori is of average stature, She stands at an estimated 5 feet 6 inches (1.67m) with moderate weight.
Lori Tucker Education
Tucker attended Arkansas State University in 1977 where she graduated with a degree in Early Childhood Education in 1978. She then joined the University of Arkansas at Little Rock in 1978, where she received a degree in Radio, TV & Film in 1980. Further details concerning her academic credentials will be updated soon.
Lori Tucker Family, Parents, Siblings
Attempts to establish her parents’ identities were in vain since no information about them is available to the public. It’s therefore not clear if she has any siblings. Further details regarding her family background will be updated soon when revealed.
Lori Tucker Husband, Is She Married?
Moving on to her marital affairs, the famed news reporter is happily married to her loving husband, Steve Wiggins. Steve works as a video photographer for ESPN. The romantic duo exchanged their wedding vows in a private wedding attended by family members and close friends.
Lori Tucker Daughters, Kids
Lori and her husband Steve are blessed with two wonderful girls, named Kelsey Caran and Sarah. Kelsey graduated from UT with a business degree and is in management with the Sherwin Williams corporation, while Sarah is about to graduate from UT with a psychology degree and is married to Ethan.
Lori Tucker Salary
According to ABC estimates, Tucker receives an average annual salary ranging from $27,300 to $77,500. Her contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.
Lori Tucker Net Worth
Lori Tucker has an estimated net worth ranging from $300,000 to $700,000 as of 2021. This amount is from her extensive career as a journalist among other investments.
Lori Tucker WATE News
WATE-TV, channel 6, is an ABC-affiliated television station licensed to Knoxville, Tennessee owned by Nexstar Media Group. Lori joined the station in June 1993. She has been part of WATE News for more than 25 years. Lori previously served at KMOL-TV, in San Antonio, Texas as Weeknight News Anchor, at KATV-TV, in Little Rock, Ark. as the General Assignments Reporter and at KHTV, Channel 39 as a Weeknight News Anchor.
She has notably been awarded “Best Television Anchor” by the Society of Professional Journalists; the Russell Cecil Award for her medical reporting, and the Edward R. Murrow Award; a team award for the evening newscast, as well as the Joy Dirksen Baker Award for her work in educating the public about cancer.