Andrea Morehead Biography
Andrea Morehead is an American Seven-time Emmy Award-winning journalist currently working as a News Anchor at WTHR in the Indianapolis news scene since 1999.
Andrea Morehead Age
Andrea was born in Indiana. She likes to keep her personal life private hence has not yet disclosed the year and month she was born. However, she might be in her 40’s.
Andrea Morehead Height
Morehead stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches tall.
Andrea Morehead Family
Her mother Jean Tolliver Morehead is the eldest child of ten children born to James Tolliver, a former avid fisherman, and Albertina Lewis Tolliver. She is the nice of Joe Lewis.
Andrea Morehead Husband
Andrea is married to Archibald Allen, IV. They met in 1991, at a Philadelphia church and began dating in 2005. They tied the knot on April 8, 2006, and together the couple has been blessed with a son who they named Ian James.
Andrea Morehead Net Worth
Morehead has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million -$5 Million which she has earned through her career as a journalist.
Andrea Morehead Salary
Morehead earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Andrea Morehead Career
Morehead is celebrating 20 years in Indianapolis, leading the 5 pm and 11 pm newscasts, and most recently, promoted to the 6 pm broadcast. She has coordinated big events in the region, including Barack Obama’s 2009 inauguration, 2002 Final Four in Atlanta, Georgia, the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, Utah, the 2000 NBA Championships in Los Angeles, California, and the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia.
Andrea is well aware of the Central Indiana Culture and engages regularly in various organizations. Every year you can count on her presence in the Donating Gig of the National Health Fund, Cancer Advocacy Community’s Laughing Matters, Susan G. Komen Indianapolis Race for the Cure, and the R.E.D. A partnership that aims to eradicate inequalities in breast cancer. Such organizations are close to her when on December 13, 2018, she battled and won her breast cancer fight, “ringing the bell.”
From WOOD TV-8 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Andrea came to WTHR, where she anchored the 6 and 11-weekend evening newscasts. Andrea worked as a reporter, assistant producer, and assignment editor for WXIN in Indianapolis prior to her tenure at WOOD. Andrea started her broadcasting career at Koppel Communications in Washington DC as a Production Intern. While at Koppel, Andrea investigated subjects and helped producers in the making of The Koppel Report” for Capital Cities/ABC. In 1995, Andrea shifted gears and worked for the National Football League in New York as a Management Council Law Clerk.
Andrea was a reporter/anchor for WGMC TV’s weekday evening newscast in Worchester, Massachusetts, between 1992 and 1993. She received her B.A. in 1991, Graduating summa cum laude from Howard University, in Communications/Journalism. In 1996, Andrea received her Ph.D. in Jurisprudence from Indiana University.
Andrea Morehead WTHR
Morehead is currently working at WTHR where she works alongside other famous WTHR anchors and reporters including;
- Taylor Tannebaum
- Sean Ash
- Scott Swan
- Lindsey Monroe
- Kelly Greene
- Julia Moffitt
- Jennie Runevitch
- Chuck Lofton
- Carlos Diaz
- Anne Marie Tiernon
- Angela Buchman
Andrea Morehead Social Media Platforms
Morehead is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She has over 5 followers on Twitter, over 5k followers on Instagram, and over 12.5k followers on Facebook.