Melissa Riopka Biography
Melissa Riopka is an American anchor/reporter known for having worked for WHNT-TV in Huntsville, Alabama. She co-anchored WHNT 19 News This Morning with Steve Johnson.
Melissa Riopka Age
Riopka is an Alabama native with strong ties to the Tennessee Valley. She 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.
Melissa Riopka Height
Riopka stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches tall.
Melissa Riopka Family
Riopka 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 Riopka has any siblings.
Melissa Riopka Husband
Riopka is a married woman. She is very private about her personal life, therefore, she has not revealed her husband’s identity. Following her husband’s work transfer in 2010, it was time for another shift. She and her family are now proud residents of Huntsville. There have kids whose identities are under review.
Melissa Riopka Net Worth
Riopka has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her career as a journalist.
Melissa Riopka Salary
Riopka earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Melissa Riopka WHNT / Career
Riopka has recently served at WHNT as an anchor of WHNT 19 News this Morning with Steve Johnson based in Huntsville, in Alabama. She departed from WHNT-TV in early 2022 to spend more time with her husband and children.
After graduating from college, she took a (slightly) northerly route to Tennessee. Melissa went to work for a Birmingham television station after eight years as a reporter/anchor in Chattanooga. When coming to her education, Riopka graduated from Cullman High School and earned a bachelor’s degree in broadcasting from the University of Alabama.
Melissa can typically be found outdoors with her family, enjoying the hiking trails around Monte Sano or the waters of Lake Guntersville when she is not at work. Riopka has worked at WHNT where she worked alongside other famous WHNT anchors and reporters including;
- Ben Smith
- Rocco DiSangro
- Christina Edwards
- Jerry Hayes
- Steve Johnson
- Christine Killimayer
- Alex Puckett
- Greg Screws
- Jason Simpson
- Kelley Smith
- Olivia Whitmire
Melissa Riopka Social Media Platforms
Riopka is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She has over 911 followers on Twitter, over 973 followers on Instagram, and over 5.5k followers on Facebook.