Aaron Wright Biography
Aaron Wright is an award-winning American anchor/ journalist working for KIRO7 News where he serves as a News anchor for the evening newscast. He joined the station in January in the year 2022.
Aaron Wright Age
Wright likes to keep his personal life private hence he has not yet disclosed the date, month, or year he was born. However, he might be in his 30’s.
Aaron Wright Height
Wright stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches.
Aaron Wright Family
Born and raised by his loving parents in Spartanburg, South Carolina, Wright manages to keep information regarding his family away from the limelight. He is however seen posting on the 16th of June 2019 a picture of his father where he wishes him a happy fathers day. Wright also posts a photo of his mother where he wishes her a happy mothers day on 12th May 2019. Unfortunately, Wright also posts on 19th Sep 2022 where he states that his brother had passed away.
Aaron Wright Wife
Wright is married to his beautiful and loving wife Katie Finnegan who apparently works as a nurse. The two got engaged on July 8 in the year 2017 at the Historic Market Square in Knoxville where they later tied knot in May 12 in the year 2018. They are both parents to two adorable girls namely Penelope Madison born on 14th October 2019 who apparently is their eldest daughter and Olive Caroline who was born on May 26 in the year 2021 as their second child.
Aaron Wright’s Net Worth
Wright has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a news anchor.
Aaron Wright’s Salary
Wright earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Aaron Wright Education
Wright went to Hampton University from 2005 to 2009 where he graduated with a Bachelor of arts degree in Broadcast Journalism and Political Science. Prior to him being a student, he was a proud member of Scripps Howard Center for Broadcasting Excellence,2009, and also participated in the Student Leadership Program which was held at Greer Dawson Wilson.
Aaron Wright Career
Wright is an Emmy Award-winning journalist who comes from Spartanburg, South Carolina who believes that journalism should be a service that exposes and uplift the community. He began his journalistic career in Rockford, Illinois at WREX-TV where he served as an anchor, reporter, and also as photographer.
Wright later went to WBIR-TV in Knoxville where he served as a reporter and an anchor. It was during his tenure in Knoxville that he learned the importance of storytelling and community connection in news reporting. For the network, Wright has reported on various events that included the Nashville Predators Stanley Cup appearance, and Gatlinburg Wildfires.
Wright later moved west to San Antonio, Texas with an aim of joining the KENS 5 team where he served as an investigative reporter and anchor for the network 5, 6, and 10 p.m. newscasts. He also reported on the fraud trial of former state senator Carlos Uresti and the NCAA Final Four.
Wright also worked filing investigative reports on government spending and also by exposing scammers working to hurt hard-working San Antonians. Aside from work, Wright loves hiking, photography, seafood, and also college football.
Aaron Wright KIRO 7 News
Aaron Wright is working at KIRO 7 News where he works alongside other famous KIRO 7 News meteorologists, anchors, and reporters including;
- Michelle Millman
- Nick Allard
- Niku Kazori
- Chris Francis
- Monique Ming Laven
- Morgan Palmer
- Gary Horcher
- Frankie Katafias
- Elle Thomas
- Ilona McCauley
- Lauren Donovan
- Ryan Simms
- Linzi Sheldon
Aaron Wright Social Media Platforms
He is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He has over 980 followers on Instagram and over 3K followers on his Twitter accounts.