Hank Winchester Bio, Wiki
Hank Winchester is an Emmy award-winning American anchor/reporter working at WDIV Local 4 Detroit, MI serving as a Consumer Investigative Reporter. He has been working with this station since 2001.
Hank Winchester Age
Winchester was born in Detroit, Michigan, United States on January 24, therefore, celebrates his birthday on the 24th of January every year and his zodiac sign is Aquarius.
Hank Winchester Height
Winchester stands approximately 5 feet 8 inches (1. 75 m) and weighs around 71 kg.
Hank Winchester Education
For his education, Hank enrolled at Central Michigan where he graduated and earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communication.
Hank Winchester Career
Winchester serves as Local 4’s Consumer Investigative Reporter and the head of WDIV’s “Help Me Hank” Consumer Unit. He operates to solve consumer complaints, reveals important recalls, and hunts down thieves who have ripped off people in the community. Hank came to the WDIV family in 2001 and during his long term has acted as a reporter, Local 4 Defender, and a weekend morning News Anchor. In 2015, when Ruth Spencer “Ruth to the Rescue” resigned she handed over the reins of the famous consumer unit to Hank and Help Me Hank has been serving the community in that role since.
While serving as a reporter at WDIV, Hank covered some of the most oversized stories in metro Detroit. He covered the conviction, scandal, and trial of former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, his work on the killing investigations of Jane Bashara, Tara Grant, and Ronald Jabalee was highlighted on Dateline NBC and The Today Show. Hank also shared the first and only interview with the lone survivor of Northwest Flight 255, Cecilia Cichan, who was the first reporter to interview Dr. Jack Kevorkian following his release from prison and years later broke the news of his death.
As a consumer reporter, Hank worked to assist in transforming Thurgood Marshall Elementary School in the city. He operated with the Detroit Pistons to build the gymnasium and school library. Hank has assisted hundreds of Detroiters to get justice following being ripped off and works to warn them about the latest scams and recalls involving the community and families.
Hank is a proud graduate of Central Michigan. Prior to coming home, he made stops at television stations in Miami (CBS), Lansing (CBS), Flint/Saginaw (CBS), and up in da U.P., Marquette (NBC). Hank has been honored with the Michigan Association of Broadcasters Awards, Emmy Awards, and The Spirit of Detroit Award for his work to help the people in our city.
Hank Winchester’s Net Worth
In Hank’s career as an anchor/reporter, he was able to amass a net worth between $1 Million-$ 5 million.
Hank Winchester Salary
Winchester acquires annual earnings that range between $ 84,195, and $ 188, 405.
Hank Winchester’s Parents and Siblings
Winchester was born and raised by his devoted parents in Michigan, the United States. Growing up, his parents gave him the best upbringing possible. Besides this, Hank has not given much information about his parents or siblings if he has any.
Hank Winchester’s Wife (Gay)
He is openly gay. Hank is married to Jeff. He and his husband reside in Michigan alongside their daughter and a dog dad to his doodle, Eunice.
Hank Winchester Kids
The duo is proud parents of a daughter named Emma Rose, whom they adopted in 2018.
Hank Winchester Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram
Winchester is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts often. On his Twitter account, he has about 4,954 Followers around 12K followers on his Facebook page, and 13.5K followers on his Instagram account.
Hank Winchester WDIV-TV
Winchester works at WDIV where he works alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;
- Jason Colthorp
- Will Jones
- Priya Mann
- Christy McDonald
- Pamela Osborne
- Kim Adams
- Ashlee Baracy
- Ron Hilliard
- Brandon Roux
- Bryan Schuerman
- Jamie Edmonds
- Devin Scillian
- Kimberly Gill
- Rhonda Walker
- Karen Drew