Bridgett Ellison Bio, Wiki, Age, Husband, News 6 WKMG, Net Worth, Salary, and Instagram

Bridgett Ellison Biography

Bridgett Ellison is an American Emmy Award-winning News Anchor/Reporter working for News 6 WKMG (CBS Affiliate) in Orlando, Florida. She joined the station in the year 2010.

Bridgett Ellison Age

Ellison was born in Rock Hill, South Carolina, United States. She likes to keep her personal life private hence she has not yet disclosed the date, month, or year she was born. However, she might be in her 30s.

Bridgett Ellison Height

Ellison stands at a height of approximately 5 feet 4 inches (1.63 m).

Bridgett Ellison Family

Ellison was raised in Rock Hill, South Carolina. She 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 Ellison has any siblings.

Bridgett Ellison Husband

Ellison is married to her lovely spouse, Cyrus E. Ellison-Esq, a businessman, an Attorney at Law, and a local pastor. They tied the knot in the year 2012. The couple takes great pride in being mom and dad to their 2 children, Elise (daughter – firstborn) and Ethan (son). They are also proud of being stepparents to their stepson, whose names are unknown. The stepson is  24 years old as of 2022 having been born in April 1998. 

Bridgett Ellison Net Worth

Ellison has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a News Anchor/Reporter.

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Bridgett Ellison Salary

Ellison earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.

Bridgett Ellison Career

Ellison serves at News 6 as a News Anchor/Reporter. She anchors the 5 AM to 7 AM, 9 AM, and Noon newscasts. Before joining News 6, she served as a news reporter and anchor at WAGT in Augusta, Georgia; WCTI in New Bern, North Carolina; and WLTX in Columbia, South Carolina. For half a decade, Ellison worked for the NBC station, WRDW-TV in Augusta, Georgia as a morning news anchor before making her way up to primary news anchor and reporter.

While at WRDW, the Georgia Associated Press recognized her with awards for “Best Anchor/Reporter” and “Best Documentary.” For her education, Ellison is a proud alumnus of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Media and Journalism. He attended the university in 1997 and graduated 4 years later with a Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Journalism and Electronic/Broadcast.

Ellison is an honorary member of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS), the Associated Press (AP), and the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ). During her leisure, she likes to golf, volunteer at a number of nonprofits, and mentor young students. She has reported on multiple golf Masters tournaments. She says that she cherishes the day she played a round at the world-famous Augusta National. Ellison is Christian and says that her favorite book is Bible! Ellison also likes traveling – looking forward to visiting Africa, listening to Contemporary Gospel & Jazz, or watching her favorite TV show, HGTV shows, when she is not at work. 

Bridgett Ellison Weight Loss

There is no information regarding Ellison losing any weight. However, there will be an update as soon as the information is available in the limelight. 

Bridgett Ellison Miscarriage

Ellison underwent 2 miscarriages before getting her first child. She announced the pregnancy of her very first child, Elise, on October 26, 2015, through her official Facebook Page. She stated that the birth was due in April 2016. As a result, Elise is 6 years old as of 2022. 

Bridgett Ellison Tumor / Illness

Ellison underwent a diagnosis of fibroid tumors after experiencing her 2nd miscarriage. She afterward scheduled surgery to have the fibroids sacked hoping to increase her chances of a successful pregnancy. While preparing for the surgery, she made a decision to take more control of her health by changing her diet and watching out for chemical exposure. She used to read the labels of lotions, hair relaxers, body wash, and makeup more closely and carefully and halted using or swapped out lots of products. A few weeks before the surgery, she felt a little weird, so she decided to take a pregnancy test and tested positive. She, therefore, canceled the surgery after realizing that God had other plans. 

Bridgett Ellison News 6 WKMG

Ellison is currently working at News 6 WKMG where she works alongside other famous News 6 WKMG meteorologists, anchors, and reporters including;

  1. Matt Austin
  2. Lisa Bell
  3. Julie Broughton
  4. Amanda Castro
  5. Ginger Gadsden
  6. Crystal Moyer
  7. Erik von Ancken
  8. Justin Warmoth
  9. Steve Montiero
  10. Tom Sorrells
  11. Troy Bridges
  12. Candace Campos
  13. Samara Cokinos
  14. Jonathan Kegges

Bridgett Ellison Social Media Platforms

She is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. She has over 2800 followers on Instagram.