Lena Tillett Profile
Lena Tillett is an American award-winning anchor and reporter working at WRAL-TV and FOX 50 serving as an anchor and reporter.
Lena Tillett Education
In 2005, she joined Georgetown University where she attained her Bachelor’s degree in English, Government in 2009. She, later on, joined New York University where she attained her Master of Science in News & Documentary in 2012.
Lena Tillett Career
Tillett serves as the weekday 4 and 5:30 pm co-anchor on WRAL-TV. She also works at FOX50 where she serves as the 10 p.m. anchor and the host of the political show called “On The Record.” Prior to these roles, she served as the weekday anchor and reporter at WRAL-TV and FOX50. Prior to joining WRAL-TV and FOX50, she worked at WOWT based in Omaha where she served as an anchor and reporter from January 2014 to July 2016.
Tillett had previously spent about 7 months working at News 12 Networks where she served as a freelance General Assignment Reporter from June 2013 to December 2013. She also spent 1 month working as a freelance video Journalist at Village Health Works in Kigutu, Burundi. Prior to that, she interned at News 12 Networks in Brooklyn, New York. From April 2010 to April 2012 based in Bristol, New York where she served as a Production Assistant. She also worked at NBC Connecticut (WVIT) where she served as a production assistant from October 2010 to August 2011.
In addition to that, Tillett also interned at WUSA-TV based in Washington, D.C. Metro Area. Tillett has also won several awards and honors including Edward R.Murrow in May 2020. Additionally, The RTDNAC/AP honored Tillett with the 2022 Anchor of the Year award. She also received The Tomato FFix (Documentary Grant) in June 2012. Whenever she is not working, she enjoys spending her free time with her family and friends. She also enjoys traveling, reading, trying new restaurants/recipes, and visiting museums. She has also visited several countries all across the world her favorite being Tanzania and Burundi in East Africa.
Lena Tillett Age
Tillett’s age is not known for she has managed to keep her personal life private. It is therefore not known how old Tillett is or when she celebrates her birthday. However, she might be in her 30s.
Lena Tillett Height
Tillett stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches tall.
Lena Tillett Family
Information regarding Tillett’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Lena Tillett Husband|Wedding
Tillett is happily married to her husband called Christopher. The couple tied the knot in January 2022 and shared their photos on their social media platforms including Facebook and Instagram.
Lena Tillett Baby|Pregnancy
Tillett and her husband, Christopher are proud to be parents to their son named Masai (muh-sigh) Drew. The couple welcomed their son on Sunday, November 13, and is about 5 months old as of April 2023.
Lena Tillett Salary
Being one of the top anchors and reporters for WRAL-TV Tillett earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Lena Tillett Net Worth
Tillett has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as an anchor and reporter.
Lena Tillett WRAL-TV
Tillett is working at WRAL-TV where she works alongside other famous WRAL-TV anchors and reporters including;
- Cullen Browder
- Renee Chou
- Jeff Hogan
- Chris Lovingood
- Debra Morgan
- Adam Owens
- Gerald Owens
- Brian Shrader
- Ken Smith
- Anthony Baglione
- Elizabeth Gardner
- Mike Maze
- Peta Sheerwood
- Aimee Wilmoth