Cynthia Smoot Bio, Wiki
Cynthia Smoot is an American Emmy award-winning Anchor and reporter working for Fox 13 News. She co-anchors the FOX 13 News at 5 p.m. and 11 p.m. She joined the station in 1997 and prior to joining Fox 13, she served at the FOX-owned and operated TV station in Greensboro/Winston-Salem/High Point, North Carolina.
Cynthia Smoot Dates of Birth
Smoot grew up in Yorktown, Virginia. She has not disclosed details on when she was born. She has kept this information away from the public hence her age, and the date she celebrates her birthday is not known.
Cynthia Smoot Measurements
Smoot stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches.
Cynthia Smoot Education
Smoot attended the University of James Madison since she knew what she wanted to become, to further her education. She later earned her Bachelor of Science in communications.
Cynthia Smoot Work Experience
Smoot co-anchors the FOX 13 News at 5 p.m. and 11 p.m. She covered the stories of the most notorious animal cruelty cases. Smoot also reported a story of a boxer, Casper, who almost died of starvation since he anchored at the county shelter till the day headed home with his new surrogate owner. She headed to Everglades and covered the threat of Burmese pythons to the native wildlife. In addition, she traveled to Boca Grande to report the interfering spiny-tailed iguanas eating native birds and pushing out threatened gopher tortoises.
She won a distinguished Emmy award in 1998 after reporting the story of Monty Roberts, “A Real-Life Horse Whisperer.” He assisted in revolutionizing horse training with his non-violent methods. Smoot has 30 years of experience in broadcast journalism. She started her career as an award-winning morning news anchor and director on a radio station. Smoot has worked in Television as a reporter, anchor, and producer for the past 28 years.
Prior to joining Fox 13 News, she served at Fox-owned and operated TV station in Greensboro/Winston-Salem/High Point, North Carolina where she spent 13 years anchoring 5 p.m, 6 p.m, and 10 p.m. newscasts. While there, she was intensely involved in children’s issues. Furthermore, she received numerous honors and community awards for her advocacy and involvement on issues relating to adoption and foster care, working women, infant mortality, as well as teenage pregnancy.
During her free time, she is covering people and their pets’ stories, and Florida’s fabulous wildlife stories. She likes assisting the Tampa Bay Area viewers to know some of the interesting creatures in the backyard like Winter the little dolphin that lost her tail but now swims with the help of a prosthesis at Clearwater Marine Aquarium. She also has a passion for horses, and wildlife animals like cheetahs.
Cynthia Smoot’s Net Worth
In Smoot’s career as a Anchor and reporter, she has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.
Cynthia Smoot Earnings/Income
She earns an annual salary ranging from $35,000 – $100,000.
Cynthia Smoot Parents and Siblings
Smoot grew up in Yorktown, Virginia. She has managed to keep information about her family away from the public, however, we will update the information once it’s available.
Cynthia Smoot Spouse
Smoot is married to her loving husband Bill. The couple resides in Tierra Verde with their greyhound Karma, and Bo the cat. Her horse Bucky, prefers the country life in Manatee County.
Cynthia Smoot Kids
Smoot prefers to keep information about whether or not she has any children away from the public hence it is not known if she has any children at the moment. However, we will update the information once it’s available.
Cynthia Smoot Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram
She is vocal on her social media accounts where she posts frequently. On her Twitter account, she has about 7900 followers, around 14K followers on her Facebook page, and about 1500 followers on her Instagram account.