Frank Turner Profile
Frank Turner is an American two-time Emmy award-winning News Anchor who is well known for having worked for WNEM-TV in Bay City, Michigan. He joined the station in the year 2016.
Frank Turner Career
Turner recently served at WNEM as a regular anchor of WNEM-TV5 News at 5:30 pm and at Noon. Before joining WNEM, he was in Detroit, Michigan working for an ABC-affiliated television station, WXYZ-TV as a reporter as well as an anchor. Turner has 40 years of experience in the broadcast industry as a host of radio talk shows, as well as a news reporter and news anchor.
He has worked for various stations, including WTVF-TV, a CBS-affiliated television station located in Nashville, WWL-TV, a CBS-affiliated television station in New Orleans, and WBBM-TV, a CBS owned-and-operated television station in Chicago. Also, he has worked at an NBC-affiliated television station in Omaha, WOWT-TV.
Frank Turner Leaving WNEM, Fired
Turner said that he was fired from WNEM because he did not want to share the studio unmasked with other colleagues. On Thursday afternoon, September 9, 2021, he announced that he would not be going back to his role in his Facebook post. In the post, he said that he was unceremoniously let go. According to WNEM officials, Turner was not fired/terminated. It was just that WNEM had clear COVID-19 protocols developed in consultation with medical experts. Indeed, WNEM wished Turner the best of luck in his future endeavors.
Turner said that the protocols just changed in a way that he wasn’t comfortable with, but WNEM was unwilling to accommodate him in a message to the Free Press. The station however gave him a final chance to choose either to return to the main studio or clear his desk, but to Turner, it was like being fired. Turner’s next stop is unknown but it is currently under review.
Frank Turner Age
Turner was born in Chicago, Illinois, United States. His age is unknown for he has managed to keep his personal life private. Therefore, there is no information regarding how old Turner is or the date and month he celebrates his birthday. However, he might be in his 60s.
Quick Facts About Frank Turner
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Frank Turner Height
Turner stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches.
Frank Turner Family/ Parents
Turner spent all of his youth as well as childhood in his birthplace, Chicago, Illinois. Information regarding Turner’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, there will be an update as soon as it is available.
Frank Turner’s Wife and Children
Turner is married to his lovely wife, Nicky. The couple feels proud to be called mum and dad by their 2 beautiful daughters, Rachel and Allyson. Turner likes spending his spare time with his wife, as well as children.
Frank Turner Salary
Being one of the top journalists for WNEM, Turner earned an annual salary ranging from $ 50,000 – $ 100,000.
Frank Turner’s Net Worth
Turner has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a News Anchor.
Frank Turner WNEM
At WNEM Turner worked alongside
- David Custer
- Jason Fielder
- Bryan Bachman
- John Gross
- Mathieu Mondro
- Scot Johnson
- Chris Easlick
- Jamie Sherrod
- Blake Keller
- Colette Stinger
- Meg McLeod