Philip Townsend Profile
Philip Townsend is an American four-time Emmy Award-winning reporter and anchor working for 13News Now. He rejoined the station in Oct 2016. Previously he worked at WFAA-TV as a reporter.
Philip Townsend Education
Townsend attended Longwood University in Farmville, Virginia to pursue his career course. In 2006, he earned his bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies and Political Science.
Philip Townsend Career
Townsend is a four-time Emmy Award-winning reporter and anchor at 13News Now. He rejoined the station in Oct 2016 and anchored on weekdays at 4 and 4:30 p.m newscasts. Townsend also reports on feature and human interest stories across Northeast North Carolina and Hampton Roads.
Prior to joining 13News Now, he worked at WFAA-TV in Dallas, Fort Worth Texas. While there, he served as a reporter for two years. Before that, he was a reporter for 13News Now for four years. During that period, he was a top transportation reporter in the region. In the region, infrastructure issues often lead to newscasts.
Townsend spent three years covering Downtown Tunnel projects and the costly tolls they brought to drivers, the highly-controversial, multi-billion-dollar Midtown. His reports gave a voice to thousands of frustrated taxpayers and hold lawmakers accountable.
In addition, he served at WHSV, the ABC affiliate in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley of Virginia for two and a half years as a reporter. He enjoys visual storytelling, he not only reports stories but also shoots and edits videos himself and brings them to life. Furthermore, Townsend is a big fan of sports, particularly tennis, and volleyball and he is an active triathlete.
Quick Facts About Townsend
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Philip Townsend Age
Townsend was born in Norfolk, Philip, he has not disclosed the date, month, or year he was born. However, he might be in his 30s.
Philip Townsend Height
Townsend stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.
Philip Townsend Family
Townsend was born and raised in Norfolk, Philip by his parents. He has not shared information about his parents or siblings.
Philip Townsend Wife
Townsend is married to his beautiful wife. The two share a child, they reside in Virginia Beach. They often like dining at the many amazing restaurants in the area.
Philip Townsend Salary
Being one of the top journalists for 13News Now Townsend earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Philip Townsend Net Worth
Townsend has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a reporter and anchor.