Portia Bruner Biography
Portia Bruner is a skilled American journalist currently working at WAGA-FOX 5 as an Anchor/Reporter. His passion is about talking to people from the legendary Nelson Mandela to giggling children on the playground.
Portia Bruner Age
She was born on July 7, 1973, in Denver, Colorado, United States. Bruner is 50 years old as of 2023. She celebrates her birthday on July 7 every year
Portia Bruner Education
She attended and graduated Magna Cum Laude from Howard University in 1995.
Portia Bruner Height/Weight
Bruner stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 60kgs
Portia Bruner Family
She is a native of Denver, Colorado, Portia has proudly called South DeKalb County home since 2002, however, she has not revealed information regarding her family members.
Portia Bruner Husband
Bruner is divorced, hence she has not disclosed information regarding her marriage.
Portia Bruner Children
Bruner is blessed with two sons Solomon and Asa and always prays with her sons every morning and evening, and travels whenever possible to create a mother-child bond, hence she has not disclosed information about whether she has children or not.
Portia Bruner WAGA-TV
In July 2003, Bruner joined the FOX 5 Atlanta News team as a general assignment reporter. She anchors FOX 5 News at Noon, then reports for FOX 5 News at 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. In addition, she also fills in regularly as an anchor on Good Day Atlanta and the evening weekday newscasts.
Moreover, Bruner has built a reputation for being a caring and lively storyteller who genuinely cares about the people whose life events she is covering. She specializes in government affairs, consumer news, breaking news, and human interest stories and enjoys giving her viewers information they can use long after her stories air.
Prior to serving FOX 5 team, she worked as the consumer reporter for WTKR-TV in Norfolk, Virginia. Previously, she was a 5 p.m. co-anchor and a general assignment reporter for WAPT-TV in Jackson, Mississippi. Bruner began her television broadcasting career as a researcher and producer in the Consumer News Unit of NBC4-TV in Washington, D.C. upon her graduating Magna Cum Laude from Howard University in 1995.
Portia Bruner Awards|Achievements
She was recently named a Top 10 Finalist in the 2019 “Best Self Atlanta Magazine Over 40 & Fabulous” Contest. Moreover, she was selected for her commitment to community service and for her candid disclosure of her struggles with psychogenic stuttering and depression. Additionally, Bruner is a passionate advocate for professional therapy, meditation, self-care, and prayer and often shares stress-management tips with FOX 5 viewers.
Bruner has also worked as the Vice President of Broadcast for the Atlanta Association of Broadcast Journalists and enjoys mentoring girls, young women, and aspiring journalists. She has won several awards for her community service and storytelling, and her most rewarding job title is “Mother.” She is blessed with two wonderful sons who are the muse for her popular “Morning Mommy Moments” posts on Facebook. She is a native of Denver, Colorado, Portia has proudly called South DeKalb County home since 2002.
Portia Bruner Salary
She has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000.
Portia Bruner Net Worth
Bruner has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which she earned from his broadcasting career.
Portia Bruner’s Social media Platforms
She is very active on social media platforms and has over 9.8k followers on Twitter, 10.8k followers on Instagram, and over 4k followers on Facebook.