Wendy Corona Profile
Wendy Corona is an American Anchor/Reporter at WSB TV in Atlanta, Georgia since joining the station in January 2013. Corona anchors Channel 2 Action News at 4pm Monday through Friday and also reports daily throughout the metro.
Wendy Corona Education
Corona attended the University of Southern California where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts and a minor in Spanish and Science in Broadcast Journalism.
Wendy Corona Career
Before the move to Atlanta, she worked at WFAA in Dallas, Texas. She was also an evening anchor at KPRC in Houston, Texas.
She was the morning anchor at Local 10, the ABC affiliate in Miami. Her broadcast career started as a reporter in Yuma, Arizona followed by El Paso, Texas, and Orlando, Florida.
She has been a witness to many significant news events, starting in her college days being present at the O.J. Simpson murder trial.
Corona was working in Florida, when all eyes were on the contested 2000 presidential election, its “hanging chads” and tracking Florida connections to the 9/11 terrorist attacks. During Corona’s time in Florida, a record number of hurricanes made landfall in South Florida.
Corona is most proud of her early work as a reporter in reuniting an African refugee with her long-lost family members in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and winning an Emmy Award at WSB for reporting on people’s abuse of the lightly regulated service dog industry.
She had the pleasure of teaming up with Robin Roberts in Miami to support Women’s Heart Health initiatives and appeared on Good Morning America to support the issue.
She has hosted many special event broadcasts from sporting to philanthropic gala events and finds joy connecting with the community this way. Corona is a board member for Cristo Rey Atlanta Jesuit High School, who graduated its first class in Georgia in May 2018. She is especially supportive of in the areas of women’s health, education, literacy projects, and domestic violence.
Wendy Corona Age
Wendy was born on October 4, 1975, in Southern California, United States (she is 44 years old as of 2019.) She celebrates her birthday on October 4 every year.
Wendy Corona Height
Corona stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches tall.
Wendy Corona Family
Corona is of Mexican descent. She is the daughter of Teresa Corona who owns a Latino grocery store “Mercado Corona” in Laguna Hills opposite the Laguna Hills High School. She has three sisters, Michelle, Bernadette, and Monica.
Wendy Corona Husband and Children
Corona is married to Kenneth IV and the couple is blessed with two children, a son named Kenneth VI and a daughter whose name she hasn’t disclosed.
Wendy Corona Salary
Being one of the top news anchors at WSB-TV, there is no doubt Corona earns a good salary. However, the exact amount of money Corona receives has not yet been disclosed.
Wendy Corona Net Worth
Corona has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a news anchor and reporter.
Wendy Corona WSB-TV
At WSB-TV Corona works alongside;
- Sophia Choi – Anchor
- Jorge Estevez – Anchor
- Jovita Moore – Anchor
- Justin Wilfon – Anchor
- Fred Blankenship – Anchor
- Justin Farmer – Anchor
- Lori Wilson – Anchor / Reporter
- Linda Stouffer – Anchor
- Carol Sbarge – Anchor
- Katie Walls – Meteorologist
- Zach Klein – Sports Director
- Alison Mastrangelo – Sports Director
- Jim Strickland – Consumer Investigator
- Nicole Carr – Investigative Reporter
- Justin Gray – Investigative Reporter
- Richard Elliot – Reporter
- Tyisha Fernandes – Reporter
- Monica Pearson – Journalist
- Eboni Deon – Meteorologist
- Richard Belcher – Investigative Reporter & Anchor
- Brad Nitz – Meteorologist
- Glenn Burns – Chief Meteorologist
- John Pruitt – Anchor