Cindy Williams Biography
Cindy Williams is an American former News Anchor/Reporter who was previously working for NEWS CENTER since joining the station in the year 1989. Her most recent position was co-anchoring the evening newscasts, with Rob Caldwell at 5:30 pm and with Pat Callaghan at 5 pm. Also, she anchored the noon broadcasts.
Cindy Williams Age
Williams is 58 years old as of 2021. She was born on October 1, 1963, in Mississippi, United States. She, therefore, celebrates her birthday on the 1st of October every year.
Cindy Williams Height
Williams stands at a height of approximately 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m).
Cindy Williams Family
Williams was raised with her parents. Her dad was working in the military. She has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight hence she has not disclosed any information about her mother. There is no information regarding her having any siblings.
Cindy Williams Husband
Williams is married to her lovely spouse, Lee Nelson. Lee is a former News Center Maine news anchor. The couple met at WDAM-TV, the NBC affiliate in Hattiesburg, Mississippi when they were both working as co-anchors. Portland is currently their residence. They are blessed with 2 adult sons, Xander and Noah. Xander works as a bandleader, music teacher, and morning radio DJ, in Portland. Noah works as a senior at Bowdoin College in Brunswick. During Williams’ leisure, she likes listening to local music and rooting for Bowdoin Football with her husband.
Cindy Williams Net Worth
Williams has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a News Anchor/Reporter.
Cindy Williams Salary
Williams earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Cindy Williams Education
Williams is a proud alumnus of the University of Southern Mississippi, where, in the year 1985, she graduated with a degree in Film, Television, and Radio.
Cindy Williams Career
Williams was recently working for NEWS CENTER Maine, as a Noon/Evening News Anchor. She began as a news anchor for the Morning Report and the noon broadcasts. She then transitioned to the news anchor of 6 o’clock newscasts in January 1990. There she worked alongside news anchor Pat Callaghan, Meteorologist Joe Cupo, and sports anchor Bruice Glasier. Glasier retired in the year 2012 and Cupo in April 2016, leaving Callaghan and Williams. Williams announced on her social media platforms that in November 2021, she would retire from the station the following month. On December 17, 2021, she anchored her last broadcast and retired.
For Williams’ work as an anchor and reporter, she has won several awards from the Maine Association of Broadcasters and the Associated Press. Williams started her TV career at WDAM-TV, the NBC affiliate in Laurel and Hattiesburg, Mississippi, where she anchored News Seven and the ten o’clock news. She is very proud of holding the Miss Mississippi USA 1986 title and being placed the third runner-up in the 1986 Miss USA pageant, alongside other runners-up Kelly Parsons and Halle Berry. Williams has also been a semi-finalist in the 1986 Miss International contest. Additionally, she was involved with pageantry, where she hosted the 1996 Miss Maine pageant.
Cindy Williams NEWS CENTER
Williams is currently working at NEWS CENTER where she works alongside other famous NEWS CENTER anchors and reporters including;
- Zach Blanchard
- Samantha York
- Pat Callaghan
- Keith Carson
- Jess Conley
- Sharon Rose
- Chris Costa
- Mike Slifer
- Lee Goldberg
- Todd Gutner
Cindy Williams Social Media Platforms
Williams is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. She has over 6000 followers on Twitter.