Portia Bruner Bio, Age, Height, FOX 5 Atlanta, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Husband

Portia Bruner Bio, Wiki

Portia Bruner is an American Anchor/Host/Reporter working for FOX 5 Atlanta serving the station as a Host for The Portia Show. She has been working with this station since July 2003.

Portia Bruner Age

Bruner is 49 years old as of 2022. She was born on the 6th of July 1973, in Washington, D.C.

Portia Bruner Height

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

Portia Bruner Career

Bruner works for FOX 5 News where she serves the station as a Host for “The Portia Show.” She loves talking to people whose stories leave an impression on viewers and make a difference in the lives of others. These include interviewing the legendary Nelson Mandela to giggling children on the playground. She joined the FOX 5 Atlanta team working as a General Assignment Reporter. Prior to hosting the Partia Show, she was working as an anchor for FOX 5 News at Noon.

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Portia Bruner Photo

She has also built a reputation for being a compassionate and dynamic storyteller who genuinely cares about the people whose life events she is covering. Asides from this, she specializes in government affairs, breaking news, consumer news, and human interest stories. She also enjoys giving her viewers information that they can use long after her stories air. Asides from this, she loves sharing her money-saving shopping tips. The “Bargains with Brunner” features highlight the treasures she and FOX 5 Atlanta viewers find in thrift shops across metro Atlanta.

Prior to joining the FOX 5 Atlanta News team, she was working as a consumer reporter for WTKR-TV in Norfolk, Virginia. She has also previously worked with WAPT-TV in Jackson, Mississippi. There, she was serving as an Evening co-anchor for the 5 PM Newscasts.

Bruner kick-started her professional career working as a researcher and producer for NBC4-TV in Washington, D.C. There, she was working with the station’s Consumer News Unit. This was a few weeks after her graduation. She is a proud graduate of Howard University where she graduated Magma Cum Laude in the year 1995.

She was privileged to be named a Top 10 Finalist in the year 2019 in the “Best Self Atlanta Magazine Over 40 & Fabulous” Contest. Asides from this, she was also selected for her commitment to community service and for her candid disclosure of her struggles with psychogenic and depression. Asides from this, she is passionate about professional therapy, self-care, prayer, and meditation and often shares on stress-management tips with the FOX 5 viewers.

She has also served as a Vice President of Broadcast for the Atlanta Association of Broadcast Journalists and enjoys mentoring young women, aspiring journalists, and mentoring girls. Bruner has also received several awards for her community service and storytelling. She states that her most rewarding job is her title as a “Mother.”

Portia Bruner FOX 5 Atlanta

Bruner works at FOX 5 Atlanta where she works alongside her fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Ryan Beesley
  2. Courtney Bryant
  3. Ron Gant
  4. Lori Geary
  5. Tom Haynes
  6. Jeff Hill
  7. Kelly Price
  8. Buck Lanford
  9. Sharon Lawson
  10. Russ Spencer

Portia Bruner Net Worth

In Bruner’s career as an Anchor/Host/Reporter, she has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.

Portia Bruner Salary

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

Portia Bruner Parents and Siblings

Bruner was born in Washington, D.C, and raised in Denver, Colorado to her loving and caring parents. She states that bother her parents served in the U.S. Air Force and served in the Judge Advocate General’s Corps whereas her mother is a flight nurse. Her parents are veterans of the Vietnam War and luckily all of them survived. She, however, manages to keep more information regarding her family away from the limelight. We will update this information once more information is available.

Portia Bruner Spouse

Bruner was previously married to her ex-husband who is a proud graduate of Georgia Tech University. She, however, manages to keep more information about her dating life away from the limelight. We will update this information once more information is available to the public.

Portia Bruner Kids

The duo are proud parents to their two sons. Their firstborn son was born in the month of October 2006 whereas her son, Asa was born in the month of November 2008. She states that her two sons and wonderful and witty. Asides from this, they are the muse of her popular “Morning Mommy Moments” posts on Facebook. She and her family have called South DeKalb home since the year 2002.

Portia Bruner Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

She is vocal on her social media accounts where she posts frequently. On her Twitter account, she has about 10.4K followers, around 20K followers on her Facebook page, and about 15.3K followers on her Instagram account.