Bill Wixey Biography|Profile
Bill Wixey is a skilled American and an Emmy Award-winning journalist who is currently working at Q13 as an anchor. He has anchored and reported in Seattle since 1998.
Bill Wixey Age
How old is Wixey? He is 55 years old as of 2023. Wixey was born on August 22, 1967. He celebrates his birthday on August 22 every year.
Bill Wixey Education
He is a graduate of Lake Washington High School in Kirkland and the Edward R. Murrow School of Communication at Washington State University
Bill Wixey Height|Weight
Wixey stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 70kgs
Bill Wixey Family
He was born in the united state, however, he has not revealed information regarding his family members. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Bill Wixey Wife|Married
Wixey is happily married to his wife Catherine for over two decades now, hence he has not disclosed information about his wife. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Bill Wixey Children
He and his wife are blessed with two children namely Will Wixey born in 2000 and Gigi Wixey born in 2002.
Bill Wixey Career
He has covered major news events all over the world. He reported from South Asia shortly after the 2005 tsunami. Wixey also reported on the devastating earthquake in Haiti, as well as the Olympic Games in Beijing, Vancouver, and London. Wixey grew up in the Seattle area. He is a graduate of Lake Washington High School in Kirkland and the Edward R. Murrow School of Communication at Washington State University
Wixey has received two Emmy Awards for his anchoring and reporting. In 2003, he won an Emmy for his outstanding work as an anchor. In addition, he also won an Emmy in 2010 for “Bill’s Journey,” which documented his successful battle with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Bill was voted Western Washington Man of the Year in the “Best of Western Washington” contest in 2009. Wixey received accolades for his 2005 “Mission of Hope” documentary, in which he traveled to Sri Lanka shortly after the devastating tsunami to document the recovery efforts.
Bill Wixey FOX 13
Prior to joining FOX 13 FOX, he worked as a principal anchor at Fox Sports Net, where he covered the Mariners during their amazing 116-win season of 2001. Prior to that, he worked as a sports anchor and reporter for KIRO-TV in Seattle. Bill covered two Super Bowls with the Packers while working in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Moreover, he covered two Final Fours with the Arkansas Razorbacks during his time in Fort Smith, Arkansas. He launched his broadcasting career in Great Falls, Montana in 1991.
Wixey is thrilled to donate time to worthy charitable causes in the community. He is involved in charity ventures with the Ronald McDonald House, The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, the American Cancer Society, St. Jude’s Hospital, Junior Achievement, and the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
During his leisure time, he is usually playing hockey, golfs, reads runs, watches movies, or spends time with his kids. He lives in his hometown of Kirkland, Washington.
Bill Wixey Salary|Net Worth
Wixey has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which he earned from his broadcasting career.
Bill Wixey Social Media Platforms
He is very active on social media platforms and has over 30.7k followers on Twitter, 500 followers on Instagram, and over 4k followers on Facebook.