Wendy Rieger is a well-known reporter, anchor & journalist from the United States of America. She is very old in the profession and is on the advisory board of the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center. Also voted as Local Celebrity I’d Most Like to see in a String Bikini by Washingtonian magazine in the year 1995. Let’s know more of Wendy Rieger Wiki & bio details.
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Though we don’t know the name of her parents, but her mother was an English school teacher from Louisiana and her father was a retired pilot from Ohio.
Date of Birth:
Wendy Rieger was born on 18th April in the year 1956. Norfolk, Virginia
Place of Birth:
She was born in Norfolk city located in Virginia State of USA.
At present, she is 64 years old.
She is American by nationality.
Her ethnicity is white.
Maiden Name/ Nickname:
Her nickname is Wendy.
Zodiac Sign/ Sun Sign:
Aries is her zodiac sign.
Eye Color : Blue
Hair Color : Blonde
Height : Not known
Details are not available.
Her education had a rough phase at a very young age, when her parents got divorced.
Than she moved to the American University in Washington DC at the age of 22. Before moving to Washington DC,she was studying in Old Dominion University.
Emily opt for Psychology subject and attended the American University to study it.
But she dropped it September 1978 to study Broadcast Journalism.
Wendy Weiger is an American Veteran Journalist, Reporter, & former radio host.
She is a three time Emmy Award Winner. While she won an Emmy for the home video known as 20 Years After The War. It was shot in vietnam.
Wendy Rieger is also awarded Green Awards by Washington Magazine in April 2008. It was given for her love and dedication towards preserving the environment through education.
During her high school days, she directed her senior class play – Don’t Drink The Water.
After dropping out of school, she worked as a Kelly Girl and also showed interest in the field of acting.
In order to earn money, she worked with a local radio FM99 doing the news section on Saturday & Sunday morning.
Later, she did her internship program in WAMU (88.5FM) covering their morning news section.
Also, she anchored for radio WTOP & NPR newscasts.
She got the opportunity to work with CNN’s Washington Bureau and moved to Television.
Further, the WRC News4 team welcomed her as a general assignment reporter. And it was the year 1996, she began anchoring the weekend evening newscast.
A series of NBC Nightly News is inspired from Going Green one of her famous segments on NBC.
From last few year, Wendy is a participant in the DC AIDS Ride annually.
Not only but also, she co-starred with Bob Denver in a dinner theater production of Play It Again Sam.
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The name of her husband is Sol Levine.
Wendy Weiger is married to married to Sol Levine in the month of September in 1993. Sol Levine at that time is working as a producer for CNN.
She had no kids at present.
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The estimated net worth of wendy Weiger is $1 Million. She had accumulated her net worth through her hard work as a journalist, reporter, a former radio host, and anchor for various TV networks and still working.