Sharon Lawson Bio, Age, Height, FOX 5 Atlanta, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Husband

Sharon Lawson Bio, Wiki

Sharon Lawson is a Canadian Anchor/ Reporter working for FOX 5 Atlanta/WAGA-TV in Atlanta, Georgia serving the station as a Morning Anchor for Good Day Atlanta. She has been working with this station since September 2017.

Sharon Lawson Age

Lawson was born on the 16th of January, in Toronto, Canada. She, however, manages to keep information regarding her year of birth away from the limelight hence her age is not known to the public. However, judging from her appearance, she might be in her 40s.

Sharon Lawson Height

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

Sharon Lawson Career

Lawson works for FOX 5 Atlanta News where she serves the station as a Morning Anchor at Good Day Atlanta. The month of April 2019 saw her being chosen as the co-anchor for the 10 AM newscasts. This is in addition to her appearances throughout the rest of the morning newscast.

Sharon Lawson Photo
Sharon Lawson Photo

Prior to joining the FOX 5 News team, she had worked for about 14 years as an anchor and reporter for NBC 6 in Miami. Her two decades career started in South Florida’s Gulf Coast. Lawson is a proud graduate of Central Florida University. She kick-started her career working as an all-purpose correspondent at WWSB-TV in Sarasota.

She has also worked as an editor, reporter, and photographer for her 1995 debut as an anchor at WMDT in Salisbury, Maryland. Between the years 1997 and 2000, she was serving as a weekend anchor at WHIO in Dayton, Ohio. This was prior to taking over anchoring duties at WFTC in Minneapolis and then made a return to Florida’s east coast in order to cover the Miami-Fort Lauderdale market.

Lawson was born to Jamaican parents in Toronto, Canada before her family moved to Florida in the mid-a980s. Her path to broadcast journalism began when she was about 5 years old. Lawson’s mother, who happens to be her biggest supporter, spied her practicing intros and outros with a hairbrush and a mirror. Her dream has grown into a career of professional merit and community service. She finishes by saying any mother would be proud to be her mother.

Despite the fact that she can count interviews with his Holiness, the 14th Dalai Lama, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, and heavyweight champion, the late Muhammad Ali, as career highlights, her passion has always lied in helping young people succeed. This is just as her mother and mentors supported her. Sharon strives to make a positive effect by fostering nurturing environments for them and encouraging them to live their dream. In honor of Lawson, a scholarship was created and she regularly mentors young women in their professional and spiritual walks.

Sharon Lawson FOX 5 Atlanta

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

  1. Ryan Beesley
  2. Portia Bruner
  3. Alyse Eady
  4. Doug Evans
  5. Justin Felder
  6. Dana Fowle
  7. Ron Gant
  8. Dale Russell
  9. DJ Shockley
  10. Russ Spencer

Sharon Lawson Net Worth

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

Sharon Lawson Salary

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

Sharon Lawson Parents and Siblings

Lawson was born in Toronto, Canada before they later relocated to Florida together with her family in the mid-1980s. She was born to Jamaican parents who resided in Toronto before they moved to Florida. She, however, manages to keep more information regarding her family away from the limelight. We will update this information once more information is available to the public.

Sharon Lawson Husband/ Spouse

Lawson is Lawson is married to her husband, Chris Pappas who she tied knots with in October 2013. The duo tied knots in the month of January 2016 and did their wedding in Jamaica, the root of her parents. She describes him as a man with a heart of gold. She posted a photo of her husband on the 10th of January 2022 stating that it had been 6 years since they said “I DO.” Away from work, she enjoys spending her free time with her husband, running, traveling the world, collecting new stories to tell, biking, meeting new people, and enjoying the outdoors.

Sharon Lawson Kids

Lawson manages to keep information regarding whether she has any children away from the public. However, an update regarding her children will be done once available.

Sharon Lawson Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

She is vocal on her social media accounts where she posts frequently. On her Twitter account, she has about 2.63 followers, around 15K followers on her Facebook page, and about 16.6K followers on her Instagram account.