Amanda Castro Bio, Wiki
Amanda Castro is an American anchor/reporter working for NEWS 6 WKMG in Orlando, Florida where she serves as a weekend morning anchor. She joined the station in November 2015.
Amanda Castro Age
Castro is from Lakeland. However, she manages to keep information regarding her dates of birth away from the limelight. An update of her age will be done once she has made the information public. However, judging from her appearance, she might be in her 30s.
Amanda Castro Height / Measurements
Castro stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches tall.
Amanda Castro Education
Castro is a qualified and highly educated person. She attended and graduated from the University of Central Florida in 2012.
Amanda Castro Career
Castro is a weekend morning anchor for NEWS 6 WKMG. Amanda moved to the “Song and Soul of the South” to report and anchor for the NBC affiliate in Macon, Georgia, WMGT three months after her graduation. Amanda served for three months and later left the station.
While in the station she managed to cover many stories including the political strife in Gordon and the controversial Macon police officer-involved shooting. Amanda has won several awards including the Georgia Association of Broadcasters GABBY Merit Award for “Best On-Air Personality” when in Macon. While in Macon, Castro was also selected as a member of the inaugural “30 Under 30” class for the UCF Alumni Association.
Amanda is not new to News 6. This is because Castro interned at the station in the Fall of 2011 and is happy to be back. She also served for FM 96.5 News/Talk WDBO as a reporter and web producer. While there she covered the Casey Anthony murder trial and the Trayvon Martin shooting death.
Amanda knew she wanted to be a reporter ever since she was in the fifth grade. While in school Castro won her school district’s “Best Co-Anchor” award and the rest is history. During her free time, she enjoys reading (she’s a huge Harry Potter fan). She also loves spending time with friends and family, going shopping, hanging out by the pool, volunteering, and playing with her cat.
Amanda Castro WKMG
Castro works with NEWS 6 WKMG where she works alongside her fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;
- Catherine Silver
- Molly Reed
- Samara Cokinos
- Lauren Cervantes
- Ryan Welch
- Jamie Seh
- Candace Campos
- Troy Bridges
- Tom Sorrells
- Steve Montiero
Amanda Castro Net Worth
In Amanda’s career as an anchor, she has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.
How Much Does Amanda Castro Earn?
Castro receives annual earnings that range between $35,000 and $100,000.
Amanda Castro Parents and Siblings
Castro is from Lakeland in the United States. However, she manages to keep information regarding her parents and whether or not she has any siblings away from the limelight. An update of her family information will be done when available.
Amanda Castro Spouse
Castro is happily married to her loving husband Michael. However, Amanda manages to keep information regarding her marriage private. An update on her husband will be done when available.
Amanda Castro Kids
In her marriage, Amanda has been blessed with a son named Andrew. They also own a rescue cat, Lily. However, she manages to keep information regarding her son away from the public.
Amanda Castro Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram
Castro is vocal on her social media accounts where she posts frequently. On her Twitter account, she has about 680 followers, around 1.8 K followers on her Facebook page, and about 9,355 followers on her Instagram account.