Tamara Damante Biography
Tamara Damante is an American Emmy Award-winning Anchor/Reporter known for working with KRCR ABC 7 News where she served the station as an Evening Anchor/Reporter. The Southern California native is a proud graduate of the University of San Diego where she obtained a degree in Communication Studies and a minor in Theatre Arts. Damante now works with Police Media Relations/PIO serving the team as a PSPD Chief of Public Information.
Tamara Damante Career
Damante is known for working with KRCR ABC 7 news where she serves the station as an Evening Anchor/Reporter. While she was working for the San Diego Sports Arena on a Sports Magazine program called “Gulls in Flight.” There, she was reporting on the lives of the hockey players and their lives. Additionally, she was also working as an intern at KGTV-TV located in San Diego.
After her graduation, she was privileged to be hired by KGTV where she was serving the station as a producer and also spent the next year writing and producing family, financial, and health segments. The segments were broadcast on four McGraw-Hill television stations across the country.
She began her on-air carer at KTWO-TV located in Casper, Wyoming where she was producing and anchored “Good Morning Wyoming” and the K2 News at Noon. Asides from that, she states that she will never forget shoveling snow and driving to work at 3:30 AM in order to see a wild buck welcoming her in the station parking lot.
Later on, she made a stop in Palm Springs, California where she was working with KESQ News Channel 3. There, she spent about 9 years working as an evening anchor and reporter. Additionally, she also had a chance to cover a number of historic events which include President Bush’s visit to the desert and live coverage of the funeral of former President Gerald Ford and former first lady, Betty Ford. Asides from this, she also reported live on the red carpet every year at the Palm Springs International Film Festival, interviewing Hollywood’s top celebrities.
Among her most memorable moments was being twirled on the red carpet by one of her favorites, John Travolta, interviewing Clint Eastwood, and Leonardo DiCaprio. The year 2010 saw her do a red-carpet coverage and was nominated for an Emmy award.
The year 2009 also saw her receive her first Emmy Award for Tem Coverage of winter weather. Her first move to the North State was in the year 2013 when she was working as the main evening anchor for KHSL/KNVN.
The year 2015 also saw her move to Central Illinois where she spent about three years working as an anchor for the morning show. There, she was working with WAND-TODAY and WAND News at Noon. She is happy to be back to California, closer to her family and particularly in the North State where she met her husband. Away from work, she enjoys exploring the beautiful state, spoiling their 5 lb, Yorkie, Tally, and spending time with family and friends.
Tamara Damante Age
Damante was born in Southern California. She likes to keep her personal life private hence has not yet disclosed the year and month she was born. It is therefore not known when she celebrates her birthday. However, judging from her appearance, she might be in her 40s.
Tamara Damante Height
Damante stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches.
Tamara Damante Family
Damante posted a photo with her mother on her Instagram Account on the 20th of May 2017. Asides from this, she posted a photo with her father on the 18th of June 2017 wishing him a Happy Father’s Day. She also posted a photo of her little brother on her Instagram Account on the 11th of April 2019 wishing him a Happy National Siblings Day. Asides from this, she posted a photo of her grandmother, Grace while she was around 15 years on her Instagram Account on the 1st of July 2019.
Tamara Damante Husband
Tamara is married to Bobby. The couple met in the North State of California and tied the knot in on the 14th of October 2016 as she wished her husband a Happy 6 months anniversary on the 14th f April 2017. The couple enjoys spending time with family and friends, touring our beautiful state, and indulging their 5 lb dog Tally in their leisure time. She frequently posts photos of her husband and her dog on her Instagram Account.
Tamara Damante Net Worth
Damante has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through being a journalist.
Tamara Damante Salary
Damante earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Tamara Damante Leaving KRCR
Damante was previously working for KRCR News serving the station as an Evening News Anchor/Reporter. Later on, she went on to join the Police Media Relations as a PSPD Chief of Public Information according to her social media profiles.
Tamara Damante KRCR
Damante worked at KRCR where she worked alongside other famous KRCR anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;
- Sade Browne
- Kelly DeLeon
- Riley Carroll
- Dylan Brown
- Jessica Burch
- Daisy Caballero
- Kassandra Gutierrez
- Nazy Javid
- Mike Krueger
- Darren Leeds
- Mike Mangas
- Ryan Matthey
- Michael Patterson
- Mason Carroll
- Kelli Saam
- Alexandria Williams
- Scott Thuman
- Joce Sterman
The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Damante.
|Who is Damante?||Tamara Damante is an American Emmy Award-winning Anchor/Reporter known for working with KRCR ABC 7 News|
|Height||5 feet 5 inches|
|Salary||$40,000 – $ 110,500|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|