Andrea Grymes is an American journalist, currently serving as a general assignment reporter for CBS 2 News. Previously, Grymes was as a production assistant at Fox News Channel and ABC's "The View".
Early Life, Education & Career
Andrea Grymes was born in 1984 in Queens, the United States of America. she graduated magna cum laude from Southern Methodist University in Dallas with a double-major in 'journalism and political science', where she also interned during college.
Andrea Grymes in 2004 at the Republican Convention in NYC, interning for Dallas News
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Source: Instagram/Andrea GrymesShe took journalist as her passion at the age 16 and has done the morning announcements for her high school’s television station, and supported the launch SMU-TV's first student-produced newscast, "The Daily Update." Grymes and her classmates reported the 9/11 terrorist attacks live in New York City and Washington, D.C. That day set Andrea’s desire to continue broadcast journalism as a career.
Reporting for News 12
Grymes joined News 12 as a reporter in November 2006 and spent almost seven years serving for News 12 The Bronx, News 12 Brooklyn and News 12 Long Island. She revealed, "I really enjoy reporting in the Bronx and Brooklyn because I love meeting different people every day".
Grymes not only anchored and reported but also shot and edited almost all of her own pieces. She reported a variety of stories, including the Nixzmary Brown murder trials, Superstorm Sandy, the Miracle on the Hudson, Bernie Madoff’s sentencing and Pope Benedict’s trip to New York. She solo-anchored while Hurricane Irene was nominated for a Best Morning Newscast Emmy.
Before CBS 2 Channel
Andrea Grymes is currently serving as a general assignment reporter for CBS 2 News, since July 2013 and has been gaining lots of attraction. Prior to this, she was reporting for WNYW-TV in New York from March 2013. She reported several stories, like post-Superstorm Sandy rebuilding efforts and the Boston Marathon bombings. Grymes also had a stint at Fox News Channel as its production assistant and ABC's 'The View.'
NYC Newswomen: Andrea Grymes and co-anchor Diane Macedo at the CBS2 New York Studio
Personal Life & Net Worth
In her spare time, Andrea enjoys reading, playing the piano and spending time with family. Some wiki sites mentioned that she is relatives to Laura, John, Stephanie and Irene. Andrea Grymes is a married woman and has a child, however, she has not disclosed about their name on social sites.
She earns a handsome salary from her reporting career however the exact net worth has not revealed yet. But according to information of CBS reporter salary has estimated at the average rate of $30,000 to $129,000. She holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. She is also active on social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
On March 15, 2017, Andrea Grymes reported about the danger and problem of snow in New York City and demanded answers by contacting several government agencies. The authorities' bottom line was that they are working on it. Grymes saw the MTA crews working at the Carroll Street station in Brooklyn and told that by 10 a.m. crews cleared three-quarters of all stations.