Ashonti Ford Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Husband, WECT-TV, Salary, and Net Worth

Ashonti Ford is an American Award-Winning Journalist working for WECT-TV serving as a National correspondent.

Ashonti Ford Biography

Ashonti Ford is an American Award-Winning Journalist working for WECT-TV serving as a National correspondent. She also serves as a news reporter at the Pulitzer Center in Washington, District of Columbia. Previously, she worked as a news reporter at Bay News 9 in Tampa, Florida.

Ashonti Ford Education

After completing her high school education, Ashanti attended San Francisco State University in 2008 where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism in 2012.

Ashonti Ford Career

Ford works as a National correspondent at WECT-TV in Washington, D.C. She also provides news mainly focusing on the Capitol and the White House to various channels such as FOX. CBS, and ABC. Ashonti joined the station in July 2023 where she has been working for more than eight months. In addition to working at WECT-TV, she also works as a news reporter at Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting. She has been with the station since she joined in January 2020 where she reports on international stories.

Before joining Pulitzer Center, Ford worked for Bay News 9 as a news reporter in Tampa, Florida. She worked for the station for three years from August 2020 to July 2023. Previously, she served as a reporter at Atlanta Bllack Star where she provided awareness and health issues affecting African Americans. Initially, Ashonti worked for WDAF-TV, the FOX4 affiliate in Kansas City, Missouri where she served as a reporter from March 2019 to January 2020. While there, Ford was in charge of providing breaking news, conducting research, and covering national and local news.

Prior to working for WDAF-TV, she served as a producer, anchor, and MMJ at WAND-TV in Decatur, Illinois. During her time at WAND-TV, Ford hosted a weekly Foodie Friday segment and filled in as a weekend evening anchor. Besides this, she also wrote and edited stories for social media and broadcast platforms. Previously, she served as an MMJ and reporter at KSNW-TV in Wichita, Kansas from July 2016 to June 2018. While there, Ashonti anchored special shows and provided breaking news for the station.

Previously, Ford worked as a reporter at Wmdt-Television Channel 47 in Salisbury, Maryland from August 2015 to July 2016. She also covered major breaking including the Clinton and Trump presidential election campaign. Prior to working at Wmdt, Ashonti worked as an on-air personality on Dash Radio where she worked from August 2014 to August 2015. Ford began her career as an intern at KMIR 6 News in Palm Springs, California, working there from August 2014 to July 2015. During her time at KMIR 6 News, she helped anchors and reporters with daily tasks and assisted with the production of evening newscasts.

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Ford served as a marketing associate at WPBT2 in Miami, Florida from September 2012 to August 2014. Prior to working for WPBT2, she worked for CBS News as an investigative Unit where she served from May 2012 to November 2012. She also worked together with George Zimmerman as well as produced investigative news for the station. Before working at CBS News, Ford served as a newsroom and live intern at KGO-TV in San Francisco Bay.

Ashonti Ford Age

Ford likes to keep her personal life private and hence has not yet disclosed the year and month she was born. It is therefore not known when she celebrates her birthday. However, she might be in her 30s.

Ashonti Ford Height

Ford stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.

Ashonti Ford Family

Ford was born and brought up in San Francisco Bay California alongside her sisters and cousins. On June 18, 2023, she posted a photo of herself together with her father on her Instagram account wishing him a Happy Father’s Day.

Ashonti Ford Husband

Ford is very private about her personal life therefore it is not known if she is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of her being in any past relationship with anyone. During her leisure time, Ford enjoys spending time with her family, exploring the DC metro area, traveling, and trying new restaurants.

Ashonti Ford Net Worth

Ford has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through being a journalist.

Ashonti Ford Salary

Ford earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.

Ashonti Ford WECT-TV

Ford works at WECT-TV where she works alongside other famous WECT-TV anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;

  1. Molly Martinez
  2. Jon Decker
  3. Peter Zampa
  4. Brendan Cullerton
  5. Rhyan Henson
  6. Jon Evans
  7. Kim Ratcliff
  8. Daniella Hankey
  9. Mara McJilton
  10. Zach Solon
  11. Emma Dollenmayer
  12. Reyna Crooms
  13. Ashley Balsavias
  14. Delaney Tarpley
  15. Gannon Medwick