Meredith McDonough Biography
Meredith McDonough is an American anchor/reporter working for WESH 2. There she serves as the co-anchor of the early evening and late news. She joined WESH 2 News on October 31, 2011.
Meredith McDonough Age
Meredith likes to keep her personal life private hence has not yet disclosed the year and month she was born. However, she might be in her 40’s.
Meredith McDonough Height
McDonough stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches tall.
Meredith McDonough Family
Speaking of her parents, she said that, she learned to believe from her parents. Her father taught her caddy when she was young and it came up being her first job. She has two elder siblings.
Meredith McDonough Husband
She is a married woman. McDonough is married to a man whose identity she has not revealed. The couple danced Summer Wind on their wedding day. They have a son born in 2015. They also have seven nieces and nephews.
Meredith McDonough Net Worth
McDonough has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million $5 Million which he has earned through her career as a journalist.
Meredith McDonough Salary
McDonough earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45, 000 – $ 110, 500.
Meredith McDonough Education
Meredith graduated cum laude, majoring in communications and minoring in political science, from Allegheny College in Meadville, Pa. She was honored for excellence in mass media with the prestigious Wakefield Award. She also captained her college basketball team and on a senior night, she eclipsed 1,000 points, as her entire family cheered her on in the stands.
Meredith McDonough Career
McDonough serves at WESH 2 as the co-anchor of the early evening and late news. Before joining WESH, she worked as an anchor/reporter at WPBF-TV, the West Palm Beach sister station of WESH 2. She has covered many high-profile national reports, including Tropical Storm Fay, the Ponzi scheme of Bernie Madoff, and the manhunt for convicted killer Paul Michael Merhige on Thanksgiving Day.
Meredith started her broadcasting career as an anchor/reporter at WATM / WWCP-TV, an affiliate of FOX / ABC in Johnstown, Pa. The fifth anniversary of the September 11th Flight 93 plane crash in Shanksville, Pa. was detailed in one of her most memorable stories.
More recently, she and Jason Person, co-anchor of WESH 2 News, anchored breaking coverage of a high-speed car chase that led to an Emmy award and an Associated Press award. For 40 minutes, the live coverage unfolded and ended when the suspect T-boned another car at an intersection. Her passion for telling news stories was confirmed by a post-graduate internship at Fox News Channel in New York, and she has since continued to follow her childhood dream.
Meredith McDonough WESH 2
McDonough is working at WESH 2 where she works alongside other famous WESH 2 anchors and reporters including;
- Jazmin Bailey
- Sanika Dange
- Jaclyn DeAugustino
- Jason Guy
- Michelle Imperato
- Summer Knowles
- Stewart Moore
- Alex Villarreal
- Alex Alecci
- Eric Burris
- Kellianne Klass
- Tony Mainolfi
- Jim Payne
Meredith McDonough Social Media Platforms
McDonough is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She has over 6.4k followers on Twitter and over 8.1k followers on Facebook.