Evan Anderson Biography
Evan Anderson is an American anchor and reporter working for NBC 5 as a weekend morning anchor and during the week he anchors and reporter for NBC 5 Today. Anderson joined the NBC 5 news team in February 2017.
Prior to relocating to the Lone Star State, he worked at WBNS in Columbus, Ohio where he served as the the weekend evening anchor. He also worked at WVUE in New Orleans where he served as an anchor and reporter and he first served as a reporter at KATC in Lafayette, Louisiana. In addition, Anderson has covered many major news events such as the Deepwater Horizon oil spill off the Louisiana coast in 2010. He was also among the first reporters at the Belle Chasse Naval Air station in Plaquemines Parish after the BP oil rig exploded and sunk.
Anderson attended Eastern Hills High School where he graduated with a high school diploma. He later joined Dillard University in New Orleans where he earned a bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication and Business Management in 2008. In addition, Evan also studied at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth and while he was there, Hurricane Katrina flooded Dillard’s campus in the fall of 2005, and he returned to Dillard in the Spring of 2006. While he was at Dillard University, he worked at the student newspaper, “The Courtbouillon,” as the managing editor. In addition, he was also the president of the Dillard University Association of Black Journalists and was the Junior Class Vice President.
Furthermore, he was among the news team that delivered wall-to-wall coverage, that turned into the largest oil spill in United States history. Evan has also covered many tornadoes and major hurricanes. After the EF5 tornado struck Moore, Oklahoma in May 2013, Evan covered the aftermath and he also covered the aftermath of Hurricanes; Isaac, Ike, and Gustav. During his leisure time, he enjoys spending ample time with friends and family, and reconnecting with his home teams; the Mavs, the Dallas Stars, the Dallas Cowboys, and the Rangers.
Evan Anderson Salary
Anderson earns a salary of about $47,000-$120,000.
Evan Anderson Net Worth
Anderson has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million – $7 Million which he has earned through his career as an anchor and reporter.
Evan Anderson Age
Anderson has neither disclosed the date, month nor the year he was born. Thus, it is not known how old he is or when he celebrates his birthday.
Evan Anderson Height and Weight
Anderson stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches tall. However, information about his weight will be updated when available.
Evan Anderson Family
Anderson likes to keep his personal life private hence he has neither disclosed the names of his parent nor those of his siblings. However, this information will be updated when available.
Evan Anderson Wife and Children
Anderson is married to Destinee Gomez Anderson who he engaged on August 22, 2019, and tied the knot on September 2020. Together they were blessed with a son, Kai Britten who was born on May 5th, 2022.
Evan Anderson Social Media Platform
Anderson is very active on his Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook pages. He has 2.2k followers on Twitter 2.8k followers on Instagram, and 4.8k followers on Facebook.