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Peter Albrecht Bio, WKRG, Height, Age, Relatives, Spouse, Salary, and Net Worth

Profile

Peter Albrecht Biography

Peter Albrecht is an American in the journalism field who works for WKRG as an award-winning anchor and reporter. He can be seen on weekdays on News 5 at 5:00, News 5 at 6:00, and News 5 at 10:00. He started out in 1990 at WKRG-TV and was involved in the 1996 launch of News 5 at 5:00. Before coming back to work at WKRG in January 2013, Peter served as Mobile County’s Director of Marketing and Economic Development.

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Peter Albrecht Height

Albrecht stands at a rough height of 5 feet and 7 inches

Peter Albrecht Age

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

Personal Life

Peter Albrecht Relatives and Family

Albrecht was born and raised in St. Paul, Minnesota. He keeps information regarding his family and relatives away from the public eye. However, we will update this information once it’s available to the public.

Peter Albrecht Spouse and Children

Albrecht is happily married to his loving wife, Julie; they reside in Midtown Mobile. Albrecht is a die-hard sports fan who plays baseball in the men’s league in Mobile and keeps up with the Minnesota Vikings’ antics. He plays in a fantasy football league that is 43 years old, one of the oldest in the country!

Peter Albrecht Education

Albrecht graduated from Carleton College with a bachelor’s degree in history. He graduated with honors from Northwestern University’s esteemed Medill School of Journalism with a master’s degree in journalism.

Professional Life

Peter Albrecht Career

Albrecht works for WKRG as an award-winning anchor and reporter. He can be seen on weekdays on News 5 at 5:00, News 5 at 6:00, and News 5 at 10:00.He started out in 1990 at WKRG-TV and was involved in the 1996 launch of News 5 at 5:00.Before coming back to work at WKRG in January 2013, Peter served as Mobile County’s Director of Marketing and Economic Development.

Albrecht provides the News 5 crew with almost twenty-five years of Gulf Coast reporting experience. Many facets of life in Mobile and the Gulf Coast have been covered by Peter, including the Alabama State Legislature, Mobile City Hall, SEC and local sports, Hurricanes Erin, Opal, Danny, Georges, Ivan, and Katrina.At the Mobile NBC affiliate,

Albrecht served as managing editor and primary news anchor from 2000 to 2007. The U.S. Department of Defense, the Alabama Medical Association, Mobile Bay Monthly, Lagniappe, the Associated Press, the Mobile Press Club, and the Press Club of Pensacola have all given Peter numerous accolades over the years. In La Crosse, Wisconsin, Albrecht started his career as a television journalist at WKBT-TV. Additionally, he was employed by WFTC-TV in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Charity

Albrecht is very involved in the community; he has served on the boards of the following organizations: the Mobile Sports Authority, the Mobile Sports Hall of Fame, the Mobile Bay Convention & Visitors Bureau Marketing Committee, the Junior League of Mobile, the Matthews Park Athletic Association, the Mobile National Babe Ruth (Trimmier Park) League, the St. Paul’s Episcopal School Parent Council, and the Ashland Place Pre-School Parent Council. Aside from these organizations, Peter is also involved in the community. In addition, Peter has given his time to a number of nearby charities. Recently, he participated in the Real Men Wear Pink campaign by the American Cancer Society as one of the local leaders.

Peter Albrecht Net Worth

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

Peter Albrecht Salary

Albrecht receives an approximate annual salary of $110, 000 which he earns working as an anchor and reporter.

Peter Albrecht Social Media

Albrecht has active social media platforms i.e. Facebook, and Twitter. He has a following of over 4.1K on Facebook and a following of over 177 on Twitter.

WKRG

At WKRG, Albrecht works alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists, such as;

  1. Dana Winter 
  2. Rose Ann Haven
  3. Cherish Lombard
  4. Bill Riales 
  5. Drexel Gilbert
  6. Jessica Taloney
  7. Ed Bloodsworth
  8. Devon Walsh
  9. Caroline Carithers