Facts of Ainsley Earhardt Biography
|Occupation||Anchor , Journalist|
|Place of birth||United States|
Introduction, Early Life and Education
Ainsley Earhardt was born on September 20, 1976 in Spartanburg. She spent her childhood in North and South Carolina. She is a well-known beautiful and gorgeous journalist. She with her family moved to Foxcroft area of Charlotte, North Carolina when she was a young child. She studied at Sharon Elementary School. Other famous journalist like Heather Childers and Anna Kooiman also studied at the same school although they were not classmates. Then she moved to Columbia, South Carolina.
In 1995 she attended Spring Valley High School and graduated from there. She on a leadership and academic scholarship studied at Florida State University and did major in biology. After deciding to pursue her career in journalism she transferred to University of South Carolina. In 1999 she got Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism. While she was at University of South Carolina, she was the member of Alpha Delta Pi & Beta Epsilon sorority which was inducted into four honor societies. She was a talented and bright student. She was also elected to University’s Homecoming Court.
As she was a bright and top student in her college days, she was hired by WLTX-News 19 as a reporter before graduating from University of South Carolina. WLTX-News 19 is a local CBS station in Columbia, South Carolina. She there worked as the morning and noon anchor form 2000 to 2004. She also covered South Carolina middle school students donating nearly half a million dollars to fire fighters after the September 11 attacks when she travelled to New York City. To buy a new fire truck, the money was raised.
The old truck was lost at World Trade Center Site. She then moved to San Antonio, Texas in 2005. She there joined KENS-TV Eyewitness News This Morning and Eyewitness News at Noon as a weekday anchor newscast. Both of the show was rated number one. She was also the member of Austin, Texas half-marathon where she completed it while living in Texas. She went sky diving with U.S. Army’s Golden Knights and at the Air Force Academy. She also flew with U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds in an F-16. Later she began working with Fox News Channel in 2007 when she moved to New York City.
While she was in college she won Caroliniana Creed Award which was based on leadership, personality and character. She was named as the School of Journalism and Mass Communication’s 2007 Outstanding Young Alumna in 2007. She was also voted by her viewers as the Best Personality of the Year while she was at WLTX in Columbia Metropolitan Magazine.
Ainsley is a married woman. In 2005 she got married to Kevin Wayne McKinney. Later because of some misunderstanding they ended their relationship in 2007. Then she got married to Will Proctor in 2012. Will is a former professional footballer. The couple does not have any child. She is a very charitable person.
Ainsley Earhardt: Net Worth and Salary
Ainsley is 5 feet and 6 inch tall weighing 50 kg which is a normal weight. Her zodiac sign is Virgo. She holds American citizenship. She is now 38 years old. She have maintained her body as she looks fabulous on air. Her net worth is about $5 million and her annual salary is $400 thousand.