It has always been a tedious task to pursue a flourishing and wide-ranging career in such a tough and competitive field as journalism, but Emmy nominated television news anchor Amy Kaufeldt has managed to hold her own in the world of news reporting for a long time and has struggled to reach the pinnacle of her career. The following provides a better understanding of the life, career, and family relationships of the famous journalist.
Amy Kaufeldt – Biography
The exact year of birth of Amy Kaufeldt is still difficult to determine, but she celebrates her birthday every 6th of April. Her birthplace is the city of Delaware, Ohio in the United States, which indicates her American citizenship. She grew up in a middle-class family with one sister. Although the identity of her parents and siblings is not known, she uploaded family photos of them to Instagram on July 9, 2018, her father’s birthday. Amy seems very close to her parents, as she usually takes time out of her busy schedule to have lunch with them.
There is no record of her early education, but after graduating high school she went to the University of Miami where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree and also majored in Mass Communications.
Family: Husband & Kids
Although it was not easy for working mothers to make a successful career and to distinguish themselves on the home front as a loving wife and caring mother, Amy Kaufeldt seems to have it all. Together with her soul mate Brian Brown, she lives the fairy tale of happiness to the end of her days. The two were married on June 30, 2003, and their relationship has lasted for over a decade.
The couple has three children, a boy, and two girls. Their first child is Kate Brown, who was born on May 26, 2006, and their twin brother and sister – Colton and Caroline Brown – were born on October 31, 2010. The Brown family currently lives in Orlando, Florida. Amy Kaufeldt is constantly active on social media platforms and uploads beautiful photos of her family. The couple has never heard of separation or divorce, and their relationship seems to become closer and closer over time.
The veteran journalist is an animal lover and has a pet dog named Bogey Brown, with whom she has shared several Instagram photos.
Facts about the Journalist
Her journalistic career began in 1995 in Dayton, Ohio, as a presenter for KFBB television in Great Falls, Montana. She worked for three years at WJHL in Johnson City, Tennessee, and later became a news anchor for another three years at KJRH in Tusla, Oklahoma. In 2003, she moved to Central Florida and joined the WOFL-TV Fox35 network as a newscaster.
Amy Kaufeldt is a big supporter of the organization “Big Brothers Big Sisters Of America”, where she has been one of the board members in Central Florida since 2004. It is important to note that over the years, Amy has served as a mentor for several “little sisters” in the school-based program.
She has received several awards for her efforts in news coverage; Orlando Magazine selected her and her co-host Bob Frier as the best local moderator team for 2017, and Amy has been nominated for an Emmy Award for her proven media work.
Amy Kaufeldt has a slender build with a pear-shaped figure. She stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches or 1.7 m, but her body weight has never been given by any source. She has a beautiful smile with blond hair and brown eyes. However, from time to time she changes the color of her hair.
Her salary as a news anchor is attractive and her path through many media has ensured a healthy increase in her annual income. Currently, her annual income is between $81,000 and $88,000, and her estimated net worth has been estimated at half a million dollars, although it could increase in the near future.
Social Media Profile
Amy Kaufeldt is very present on social media platforms. She can be found on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Her official Twitter handle has found over 24.5 thousand followers.