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Devon Walsh Bio, WKRG, Height, Age, Relatives, Spouse, Salary, and Net Worth

Profile

Devon Walsh Biography

Devon Walsh is an American in the journalism field who works for WKRG as a news anchor. She anchors News 5 at 9:00, News 5 at noon, and News 5 at 5:00 every weekday. Devon was thrilled to contribute an additional thirty minutes of news to Gulf Coast viewers in March 2015 as part of WKRG’s new nine o’clock program. Along with joining Peter Albrecht at the desk for News 5 at 5, she has continued to host News 5 at Noon.

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Devon Walsh Height

Walsh stands at a rough height of 5 feet and 6 inches

Devon Walsh Age

Walsh keeps her birthdate and year away from the limelight. Thus, it is not when Walsh celebrates her birthday. Nonetheless, we will update this information once available.

Personal Life

Devon Walsh Relatives and Family

Walsh keeps information regarding her family and relatives away from the public eye. However, we will update this information once it’s available to the public.

Devon Walsh Spouse and Children

Walsh is happily married to her loving husband, Tim Hacker. Here on the Gulf Coast, Devon and her spouse look forward to raising their daughter, Janie, and son, Sam.

Devon Walsh Education

Walsh completed his education at McGill-Toolen Catholic High School. Devon later studied at and received a degree from the University of Notre Dame.

Professional Life

Devon Walsh Career

Walsh works for WKRG as a news anchor. She anchors News 5 at 9:00, News 5 at noon, and News 5 at 5:00 every weekday. Devon was thrilled to contribute an additional thirty minutes of news to Gulf Coast viewers in March 2015 as part of WKRG’s new nine o’clock program. Along with joining Peter Albrecht at the desk for News 5 at 5, she has continued to host News 5 at Noon.

Walsh, who anchors weekday news, was chosen by the Associated Press as “Alabama’s Best News Anchor.” The most well-known aspect of Devon’s career is perhaps the early mornings. She spent seven years anchoring WKRG News 5 This Morning before moving to Dayside in 2015 to start getting more sleep.

In 2010 and 2012, Devon received recognition from the Associated Press as “Alabama’s Best News Anchor.” Devon was then awarded “Anchor of the Year” by the Alabama Broadcasters Association in 2015 in recognition of her 2014 efforts.

Devon is ecstatic to be covering the news in her hometown. She had her first experience in the industry as a teenage intern at WKRG back in the day. Walsh began her career at WKRG as an assignment editor and reporter. She later co-anchored the evening news with Mel Showers. Before moving back to Mobile in 2008, she worked as an anchor at Fox 6 WBRC for six years, a highly regarded station.

Devon Walsh Net Worth

Walsh has garnered a net worth ranging from $1 million to $6 million during his successful career as a journalist.

Devon Walsh Salary

Walsh receives an approximate annual salary of $110, 000 which she earns working as a news anchor.

Devon Walsh Social Media

Walsh has active social media platforms i.e. Facebook, and Twitter. She has a following of over 21K on Facebook and a following of over 2932 on Twitter.

WKRG

At WKRG, Walsh works alongside her fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists, such as;

  1. Chad Petri
  2. Peter Albrecht
  3. Dana Winter 
  4. Rose Ann Haven
  5. Cherish Lombard
  6. Bill Riales 
  7. Ed Bloodsworth
  8. Jessica Taloney