Melanie Hastings Biography
Melanie Hastings is an American journalist who anchors Good Morning Washington at 4:24 a.m. on ABC7, Good Morning Washington Express at 6 a.m. on WJLA 24/7, and co-anchors the Midday Report on WJLA 24/7.
Melanie Hastings Age
Hastings was born on May 9, 1955, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. She is 66 years old as of 2021. She celebrates her birthday on 9th May every year
Melanie Hastings Height
Hastings stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches tall.
Melanie Hastings Family
Hastings is the daughter of Jean Athanase and Annabell Sayegh. It is, however, not known if Melanie has any siblings.
Melanie Hastings Husband
Hastings is happily married to Edmund Ross WotringJr. since April 19, 1980. Together they have two children Edmund Ross III and Allison Stewart.
Melanie Hastings Net Worth
Hastings has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her career as a journalist.
Melanie Hastings Salary
Hastings earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Hastings.
|How old is Melanie Hastings?||66 years old as of 2021|
|How tall is Melanie Hastings?||5 feet 4 inches|
|Who is Melanie Hastings married to?||Edmund Ross WotringJr.|
|How much money does Melanie Hastings earn?||$45,000 – $110,500|
|How much is Melanie Hastings worth?||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Melanie Hastings Career
When the 24-hour local news service was launched as NewsChannel 8 in 1991, Melanie Hastings anchored WJLA 24/7’s very first newscast.
Due to her excellent work, Melanie has won several broadcasting awards which include “Best Public Affairs” by the Associated Press, a commendation from American Women in Radio and Television, and was nominated for a regional Emmy Award.
Prior to joining WJLA/ABC7, she was anchoring and reporting for WTTV-TV in Indianapolis, Indiana, WSAZ-TV in Huntington, West Virginia, and KTVI-TV in St. Louis, Missouri. She is an alumnus of the University of Delaware with a degree in Speech Communications.
Melanie Hastings WJLA-TVABC7
Hastings is currently working at WJLA-TV/ABC7 where she works alongside other famous WJLA-TV/ABC7 anchors and reporters including;
- Ahtra Elnashar
- Kellye Lynn
- Kidd O’Shea
- Carl Willis
- Alex Liggit
- Stacey Rusch
- Lindsey Mastis
- Horace Holmes
- Dave Lucas
- Adrianna Hopkins
- Olivia Garvey
- Scott Abraham
- Steve Rudin
- Brian van de Graaff
- Veronica Johnson
- Eileen Whelan
- Ashlie Rodriguez
- Robert Burton
- Bill Kelly
- Alison Starling
- Jonathan Elias
- Michelle Marsh
Melanie Hastings Social Media Platforms
Melanie is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She has over 2k followers on Twitter, over 600 followers on Instagram, and over 900 followers on Facebook.