Jeanna Trotman Biography
Jeanna Trotman is an American journalist working for WXYZ as a weekend sports anchor on 7 Action News at 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. on WXYZ and at 10 p.m. on WMYD. During the week, she works with Sports Director Brad Galli to deliver sports reports.
Jeanna Trotman Education
Trotman attended Lake Superior State University in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula after completing her high school education at Henry Ford II High School in Sterling Heights. She graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Communications.
During her time in college, she played volleyball and served as a four-year NCAA Division II student-athlete. While in junior college, she interned at WXYZ’s sports unit alongside Don Shane, Tom Leyden, and Brad Galli. Further, she holds a Master’s degree in Broadcast Journalism emphasizing Sports Reporting from Boston University.
Jeanna Trotman Career
Trotman works for WXYZ as a weekend sports anchor on 7 Action News at 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. on WXYZ and at 10 p.m. on WMYD. During the week, she works with Sports Director Brad Galli to deliver sports reports. The Detroit native’s first words as a bay were “pull the goalie” during a Red Wings playoff run in the 1990s according to her parents. She played sports when she wasn’t watching it and always enjoyed writing. Thus, sports journalism was her natural career path.
Trotman’s first TV employment was when she served the ABC affiliate in Rochester, KAAL in 2014 as sports director. She returned to Michigan in 2017 and worked for the NBC and FOX affiliate in Flint, WEYI/WSMH, as a sports director. She rejoined WXYZ after interning at the station while she was in college.
During her career, Trotman has broadcasted everything including the NHL playoffs, high school state championships, the Ryder Cup, the NCAA Basketball National Championship, and professional and collegiate sports. Despite this, she enjoys broadcasting stories that specialize in local sports. She loves to be active in the community and connect with her audience.
Jeanna Trotman Age
Trotman was born on August 26, 1990, in Detroit, U.S.A. She is 33 years old as of 2023. Trotman celebrates her birthday every August 26th as evidenced by Zach’s Instagram post on August 26, 2023, captioning it “Happy Birthday Momma. 33’s going to be a good one!”
Jeanna Trotman Height
Trotman stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 6 inches
Jeanna Trotman Family
Trotman seems to have a close relationship with her parents as she regularly posts them on her Instagram account. Even so, she has not disclosed any information about her parents. It is also not known if Trotman has any siblings.
Jeanna Trotman Husband
Trotman married Zach Trotman on July 2, 2017. On July 2, 2023, she wished him a happy 6th anniversary on her Instagram page. They met at Lake Superior State University as college student-athletes. They have a son named Luca, a daughter named Quinn Dolly, and a German Shepherd named Murphy.
Luca was born in December 2020 and is 2 years old as of 2023. Quinn was born on March 24, 2023, weighing 10 lbs, 10 oz. On March 26, 2023, Trotman posted a picture of Quinn and captioned it “Quinn Dolly Trotman 🤍 Born in the morning of March 24th at 10 lbs, 10 oz. We’re in love!”
Previously, Zach was a former professional ice hockey defenseman who played in the NHL and served for the Boston Bruins, Los Angeles Kings, and Pittsburgh Penguins for about a decade. He was born on August 28, 1990, and is 33 years old as of 2023. The family resides in Metro Detroit.
Jeanna Trotman Pregnant
Trotman was recently pregnant. She gave birth to her daughter, Quinn Dolly on March 24, 2023. At the time of her birth, she weighed 10 lbs, 10 oz. Quinn is now 7 months old.
Jeanna Trotman Net Worth
Trotman has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through being a journalist.
Jeanna Trotman Salary
Trotman earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.