In any civilized nation, the importance of news reporting cannot be overemphasized, but in the USA much more significant is placed on this and as a result, only the best minds who have gone through rigorous training at renowned institutions of higher learning qualify to be called News Reporters. One of those eminently qualified ones is Amy Kaufeldt. She is a famous news anchor and journalist who has been at the forefront of news reporting in the United States for over 2 decades and counting. Having worked for several News networks it can be said that she possesses a rare talent and personality that speaks for itself.
Amy Kaufeldt Biography
Amy Kaufeldt was born in Ohio, USA. Although her exact date of birth is a well-kept secret, she is known to celebrate her birthday on the 6th day of April every year. As regards her nationality, she is American and belongs to the white ethnic group. There is literarily no information regarding her early educational background, owing to the fact that she rarely talks about it on record. Nevertheless, it is known that right after completion of her high school education, she attended Miami University where she majored in Mass Communication/Media Studies. After four years of meticulous studies at the University, she eventually graduated with a bachelor’s degree in the aforementioned fields.
Having received her bachelor’s degree, Amy Kaufeldt ventured into broadcasting in 1995 after being hired by KFBB TV. At KFBB she was assigned the duties of a news anchor and she worked in that capacity until 1997 when she moved to Johnson City, Tennessee, where she served as the lead news anchor in WJHL-TV. After several years at WJHL-TV, she relinquished her position and moved to Tulsa, Oklahoma to take up a job as a News Anchor at KJRH. In August 2013, she was on the move again, this time to Orlando where she currently works as a news anchor and journalist for WOFL-TV FOX 35.
As a journalist, she isn’t doing badly for herself either. Over the years she has had the privilege of interviewing some of the brightest minds in world politics, music, and sports; most notably, Garth Brooks, Barack Obama, and Joe Montana, among several others. For all her achievements as an anchor, she was voted best local anchor team by Orlando magazine in 2017 alongside her astute co-anchor Bob Frier.
Her Husband and Family
An inquiry into the personal life of Amy Kaufeldt and you would find zero information as regards her parents or siblings mostly because she chooses to keep that part of her personal life private and away from the media. The only bit of information she is willing to divulge is the fact that she was born into a middle-class family and as a result, she had to struggle to become what she is today.
Amazingly, another aspect of her life which she is so fond of talking about with any chance she gets is that of her marital life with Brian Brown. Although there is no information as regards his date of birth or profession, we can be content with the fact that they both tied the knot on the 30th of June 2003 in a private wedding ceremony which was attended by family, close friends, and colleagues. Ever since getting married in 2003, they have not been rumors of divorce or separation which goes a long way in proving how genuine their love is.
Moving on, their union is blessed with three beautiful kids namely – Kate Brown (born on May 26, 2005), Caroline and Colton Brown (who were both birthed on October 31, 2009). The famous news anchor is also the proud owner of a dog named Bogey Brown which she considers an important member of her family.
Net Worth and Salary
With over 24 Years of experience as an anchor, Amy Kaufeldt can sure be regarded as one of the very best in her line of work and as such, she is expected to be worth a truckload of money. As at the time of writing this post, the annual salary of an anchor at WOFL-FOX35 is estimated to be around $85,000. If that amount is anything to go by, her net worth should be at around $500,000, but mind you, it’s just a speculation.