Beth Sweeney Biography
Beth Sweeney is an American journalist who serves the American Red Cross’s Southwest Indiana chapter as its executive director where she leads a volunteer agency that covers 24 counties in the Tri-State. Previously, she served WFIE as the 4:00 and 14 News at 5:00 news anchor. Initially, she served the station as the co-anchor of the weekday mornings Sunrise news show alongside Dan Katz when she joined in 2005.
Beth Sweeney Age
Sweeney likes to keep her personal life private hence she has not yet disclosed the date, month, or the year she was born. However, she might be in her 40’s.
Beth Sweeney Height
Sweeney stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches tall.
Beth Sweeney Family
Sweeney has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight hence she has not disclosed any information about her parents. It is also not known if Sweeney has any siblings.
Beth Sweeney Husband
Sweeney is a married woman and together with her husband they have been blessed with a son who is known as Oliver. However, she has not revealed any information about her husband as she likes to keep her personal life private.
Beth Sweeney Net Worth
Sweeney has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her career as an anchor and reporter.
Beth Sweeney Salary
Sweeney earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Beth Sweeney Education
When Sweeney finished her high school education, she went on to attend the University of Kentucky. Later, she finished her studies, became its alumnus, and attained a Bachelor Of Arts degree in Broadcast Journalism. Later on, she attended Northeastern University’s Graduate School of Journalism in Boston, Miami.
Beth Sweeney Career
Sweeney serves the American Red Cross’s Southwest Indiana chapter as its executive director where she leads a volunteer agency that covers 24 counties in the Tri-State. Previously, she served WFIE as the 4:00 and 14 News at 5:00 news anchor. Initially, she served the station as the co-anchor of the weekday mornings Sunrise news show alongside Dan Katz when she joined in 2005.
Later on, she began serving in the evening newscasts in 2014. Previously, she worked at KTLA, the WB station in Los Angeles where she served as the morning traffic reporter, and also for a local cable channel in Lexington, Kentucky. During her leisure time, she volunteers with Ark Crisis Child Care Center in Evansville where she has been a board member for eight years.
In addition, she volunteers with Habitat for Humanity, building homes in Maryland, Ohio, South Carolina, Illinois, and her home state of Kentucky. She assisted with the American Reads program, a national literacy campaign focusing on children. Sweeney served as a mentor for young scoliosis patients and encourages students to undergo scoliosis screenings in schools because she is also a recovered scoliosis patient.
During her free time, she enjoys watching UK basketball Favorite, playing piano, hiking, and running. While she was in Los Angeles, she had the opportunity to interview a number of Hollywood stars such as Kevin Spacey, Andrea Bocelli, Jimmy Smits, Tyra Banks, and Heidi Klum. In addition, she also climbed one of the Seven Summits, Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa.
Beth Sweeney WFIE
Sweeney worked at WFIE alongside other famous WFIE anchors and reporters including;
- Aaron Hancock
- Byron Douglas
- Arden Gregory
- Mike Blake
- Jackie Monroe
- Dan Katz
- Shaelie Clark
- Jeff Lyons
- Randy Moore
- Bethany Miller
Beth Sweeney Social Media Platforms
Sweeney is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Facebook and Twitter. She has over 7k followers on Twitter and over 6k followers on Facebook.