Abby Ham is an American journalist who is currently working as a morning news anchor for WBIR, an NBC affiliate in Tennesse. Previously she worked at WTAP-TV for around two years. Apart from this, she also runs her own YouTube Channel where she shares fitness and beauty tips.
Short-Bio of Abby Ham
Abby Ham was born under the birth sign Virgo on September 3, 1980, in Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America. She is of American nationality and belongs to white ethnical background.
During her childhood days, she traveled to different places along with her family before they settled down in Tucson, Arizona. She has a brother, however, the name and detail reading her brother are missing.
Talking about education, she completed her Bachelor’s Degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Arizona.
She stands at the height of 5 feet 2 inches.
Husband And Children
The 40 years old, Abby Ham is a married woman. She has shared the wedding vows with Herby Lambert in March 2007 after one and a half years of dating each other. As per the source, they met each other in August 2005.
Together they three children together, two sons: Hatcher Ham Lambert in Sep 2014 while the detail on their other son is missing. Back in July 2020, the pair revealed that they were expecting their third kid, a baby girl very soon
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The happy couple welcomed their new bundle of joy in October 2020 and named her Robbie. Her tv channel revealed the happy news via their website.
The family of five currently resides in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Net Worth, Earning, And Charity
Abby Ham who has been serving as a journalist for a long time has earned a huge amount of worth from her career. As of now, she is believed to have a net worth of $1 million. The anchor in the USA is paid around $14,000 t0 $875,000 a year, so she also might be receiving her salary in the same range.
Apart from her journalism career, she is also known to be a social worker. She is one of the board members of Imagination Library while also being a part of Friens of Tennessee's Babies with Special Needs charity.
Abby Ham started her career as a journalist after she became the anchor as well as the producer of the 5:00 show at WTAP. Following year, she became an evening anchor and 11:00 producer.
At WTAP, she worked from Sep 2003 to Feb 2006 where she was in charge of shooting videos, editing, writing, and managing the nightside team. After a couple of years with WTAP, she joined WBIR as a weekend anchor and a reporter and left the channel in 2007.
After that, she joined WKYC-TV as a Morning News Anchor where her most notable report was on the 2008 presidential election. She worked at the channel for nearly two years and left the house to rejoin WBIR-TV in 2009.
She was offered a better position and a pay scale. She was promoted to the morning anchor position on 10News Today in less than a year. For her major stories, Ham was also nominated for a regional Emmys.
by samriddhi, 06 Sep, 2020