Tisha Powell Biography
Tisha Powell is an American anchor and reporter working at WAFB. She has been working for the station since joining in August 2021. She previously worked at ABC 11 where she served as an anchor from August 2004 to July 2021.
Tisha Powell Career
Powell serves as an anchor and reporter at WAFB-TV. She previously worked for ABC 11 Eyewitness- WTVD where she served as a news anchor and reporter from August 2004 to July 2021. Prior to her tenure at ABC11, she previously worked for News 9 San Antonio where she served as a news anchor and reporter from 2002 to 2004.
Before that, she spent about 2 years and 1 month working at KABB Fox 29 TV where she served as a reporter. From 1997 to 2000, she worked for WDSU where she served as a reporter. Prior to that, she worked for WCBI-TV for about 1 year and served as a reporter. Powell is a graduate of Loyola University New Orleans. There, she majored in minored in political science and broadcast news.
In 2005, Powell reported on the destructive Hurricane Katrina. She also covered the Carolina Panther’s trip to Super Bowl 50, and the visit of the Pope to Philadelphia. In addition to that, she interviewed people with influence, like Oprah Winfrey and First Lady Michelle Obama. In Laurinburg, North Carolina, Tisha jumped with the Army Golden Knights Parachute Team.
Powell is also an active volunteer of support, to the USO of North Carolina, and the American Heart Association, the Girl Scouts. Also, she is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., as well as the Triangle Park Chapter of The Links, Inc. and the National Association of Black Journalists.
Tisha Powell Leaving WTVD
Tisha left the WTVD station and moved with her family to Louisiana, in July 2021 she joined WAFB as an afternoon anchor.
Tisha Powell Age
Powell was born in Louisiana. Powell 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. She might be in her 30s.
Tisha Powell Height
Powell stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches.
Tisha Powell Family
Powell has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight hence she has not disclosed any information about her parents. It is also not known if Powell has any siblings.
Tisha Powell Husband
Powell is in marriage with Colonel James Wayne, an Army officer. The couple was blessed with 2 daughters, who were born on the same day 12 years apart. One of Powell’s daughter’s name is Eva – the name of her other daughter is under review.
Tisha Powell Net Worth
Powell has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million- $5 Million which she has earned through being an Anchor.
Tisha Powell Salary
Powell earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Tisha Powell Weight Loss
Information about her weight loss will be updated soon.
Tisha Powell ABC11
Powell worked at ABC11 where she worked alongside other famous ABC11 anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;
- Steve Daniels
- John Clark
- Barbara Gibbs
- Amber Rupinta
- DeJuan Hoggard
- Steve Stewart
- Joe Mazur
- Mark Armstrong
- Michael Perchick
- Josh Chapin
- Andrea Blanford
- Robert Johnson
The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Powell.
|Who is Powell?||She is an American Anchor/Reporter|
|Height||5 feet 6 inches|
|Spouse||Colonel James Wayne|
|Salary||$40,000 – $ 110,500|
|Net Worth||$1 Million- $5 Million|