Portia Bruner Biography and wiki
Portia Bruner is a famous American journalist currently working at WAGA-FOX 5 as an Anchor/Reporter. Her passion is about talking to people from the legendary Nelson Mandela to giggling children on the playground.
Brunner’s age and birthday
She was born on July 7, 1973, in Denver, Colorado, United States. Bruner is 50 years old as of 2023. She celebrates her birthday on July 7 every year.
Portia’s height and weight
Bruner stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 60kgs
Portia Bruner Educational background
She attended and graduated Magna Cum Laude from Howard University in 1995.
Portia Bruner Family
She is a native of Denver, Colorado, Portia has proudly called South DeKalb County home since 2002, however, she has not revealed information regarding her family members.
Portia Bruner’s Husband and children
Bruner is divorced, but has two sons Solomon and Asa and always prays with her sons every morning and evening, and travels whenever possible to create a mother-child bond
Portia Bruner Career
In July 2003, Bruner joined the FOX 5 Atlanta News team as a general assignment reporter. She anchors FOX 5 News at Noon, then reports for FOX 5 News at 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. In addition, she also fills in regularly as an anchor on Good Day Atlanta and the evening weekday newscasts.
Moreover, Bruner has built a reputation for being a caring and lively storyteller who genuinely cares about the people whose life events she is covering. She specializes in government affairs, consumer news, breaking news, and human interest stories and enjoys giving her viewers the information they can use long after her stories air
Prior to serving FOX 5 team, she worked as the consumer reporter for WTKR-TV in Norfolk, Virginia. Previously, she was a 5 p.m. co-anchor and a general assignment reporter for WAPT-TV in Jackson, Mississippi. Bruner began her television broadcasting career as a researcher and producer in the Consumer News Unit of NBC4-TV in Washington, D.C. upon her graduating Magna Cum Laude from Howard University in 1995.
She was recently named a Top 10 Finalist in the 2019 “Best Self Atlanta Magazine Over 40 & Fabulous” Contest. Moreover, she was selected for her commitment to community service and for her candid disclosure of her struggles with psychogenic stuttering and depression. Additionally, Bruner is a passionate advocate for professional therapy, meditation, self-care, and prayer and often shares stress-management tips with FOX 5 viewers.
Portia Bruner’s Net worth and salary
She has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000. Her net worth as of 2023 is $ 3 million.