Maureen Umeh Biography
Maureen Umeh is an American journalist working as a news anchor and reporter. She currently serves as a co-anchor at WTTG/FOX 5 based in Washington D.C. Before joining Fox 5, she served as the main anchor at WSPA-TV in Greenville-Spartanburg, South Carolina. There, she anchored the channel’s late evening Newscasts. Before that, she had a full-time job as an anchor at WCIA-TV.
All through Maureen has been honored with some awards for her good job. She holds an Emmy for Best Investigative Series and Best Newscast. Also, Maureen has been honored by other organizations such as the South Carolina Television and Arts Association, the NAACP, and the Illinois Broadcaster’s Association. She served as the Chairperson for the American Cancer Society’s Upstate Leadership Council. She also worked with nonprofit organizations such as Big Brothers, Big Sisters.
She studied at the University of Illinois in 1990 and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in 1994.
Maureen Umeh Age
She was born on December 18, 1972, in Nigeria. Maureen is 48 years old.
Maureen Umeh Height
She stands at an average height of 5ft 4in.
Maureen Umeh Family
Maureen was born to her adorable parents in Nigeria. The family later migrated to the USA when she was at a very young age. Maureen remembers watching the news as a kid while growing up in Chicago. However, more information regarding her parents and siblings will be updated as soon as it is made available to the public.
Maureen Umeh Husband
Information regarding her marital status is not available hence we do not know whether she is married or not. However, she is a mother of an adorable daughter called Zulia but she has not revealed the baby daddy. More information concerning her marital status will be updated as soon as it is made available to the public.
Maureen Umeh Daughter
Maureen is a mother of one beautiful baby girl called Zulia who was born in 2012. On many occasions, Maureen has sited that her daughter is her biggest accomplishment. She is a dream come true, and she feels so grateful to Zulis’s mother.
Maureen Umeh Fox 5 News
Maureen currently serves as an anchor and reporter for FOX 5 Morning. She joined the FOX 5 news team in 2002. By then, she anchored and reported mostly on the evening and weekend newscasts. Her TV career began in Champaign, Illinois. She secured a full-time reporting job at WCIA-TV right after she graduated from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana. Maureen had a radio talk show and also Dj’d.
She wrote for the University newspaper prior to serving at the TV station. She did anything she thought would give her the experience needed to be a better journalist. Later, she went to Greenville-Spartanburg, South Carolina where she served as one of the main anchors for the late evening newscasts at WSPA-TV. Maureen had such an amazing experience there and treasures the memories.
Maureen Umeh Net Worth
Her estimated net worth ranges between $500k – $1 million.