Philip Townsend Bio, Age, Height, 13News Now, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Wife

Philip Townsend Bio, Wiki

Philip Townsend is an American anchor working at 13News Now in Hampton, Virginia where he serves as the weekday co-anchor of the 4:30 p.m. newscast. He joined the 13News Now team in October 2016. 

Philip Townsend Age and Family

Townsend who seems to be in his 30s was born in the United States. However, he hasn’t shared details about his birth year, as well as his parents.

Philip Townsend Height

Townsend stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 7 inches.

Philip Townsend Education

In 2002, Townsend joined Longwood University in Farmville, Virginia where he graduated in 2006 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Studies and Political Science.

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Philip Townsend Work Experience

Townsend joined the 13News Now team in October 2016 and he serves as the weekday co-anchor of the 4:30 p.m newscast. Over the years, he has won four Emmy Awards and he has reported on human interest stories across Northeast North Carolina and Hampton Roads. Norfolk, Philip is his native home and he previously worked at WFAA in Dallas, Texas from December 2014 to October 2016, and while he was at the station, he served as a reporter. For four years, he served as a top transportation reporter in Hampton, a region in which infrastructure issues often lead to newscasts.

In addition, he covered the costly tolls they brought to drivers, Downtown Tunnel projects, multi-billion-dollar Midtown, and highly controversial for three years. Furthermore, his reports gave a voice to thousands of frustrated taxpayers and held lawmakers accountable. Furthermore, he worked at WHSV, the ABC affiliate in Shenandoah Valley of Virginia for two and a half years and served as a reporter. During his downtime, he enjoys sports, especially tennis and volleyball.

Philip Townsend Net Worth

In Townsend’s career as an anchor, he has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.

Philip Townsend Salary

Townsend receives annual earnings that range between $35,000 and $100,000.

Philip Townsend’s Wife and Kids

Townsend is married to Lauren Townsend and together they enjoy going to many amazing restaurants in Virginia Beach. Philip and his wife Lauren have been blessed with a son.

Philip Townsend Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

Townsend is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts frequently. On his Twitter account, he has about 2k followers, around 1k followers on his Facebook page, and about 797 followers on his Instagram account.