Briana Whitney Biography
Briana Whitney is a renowned American Emmy-Award-winning journalist currently working as the nightside reporter on weekdays, turning stories for the 9 and 10 pm newscasts. She joined Arizona’s Family in February 2018 and has so far earned two Associated Press Awards plus a half-hour special nomination from Emmy on the topic of child pornography.
A North Carolina native, Briana worked at KII-TV in Corpus Christi, Texas for three years before coming to Phoenix. She is a proud graduate of Cal Poly San Luis Obispo where she received a degree in broadcast journalist.
Whitney joined Arizona’s family in February 2018 and is glad to explore Phoenix. She works as a nightside reporter, turning in stories for the 9 and 10 pm newscasts during the week. Her reporting in Phoenix has earned her three Emmy Awards. Briana helped in breaking the story of Hacienda Healthcare where a woman in an incapacitated state was raped and gave birth, with nobody at the facility knowing she was pregnant. Her follow-up reporting uncovered other abuse cases, other malpractice, and her reporting led to a mass exodus of leadership positions and part of the facility to close.
She also spent months following up a Glendale firefighter’s cancer claim denial. Whitney further questioned the City about why the claim was denied when his type of cancer was covered under state law. Her reporting led the City to overturn the denial, and the firefighter getting the help he needs for the rest of his life.
In addition, Briana’s reporting partially on long-form crime stories, diving deep into high-profile cases, many that are unsolved, to uncover new evidence and details. During her service in South Texas, Whitney reported on several national stories. Notably, she reported on the 2015 Wimberley floods, reporting for eight hours off the Gulf of Mexico during Hurricane Harvey in August of 2017, and reporting from the church shooting in Sutherland Springs in November of 2017.
Her reporting in Texas earned her two Associated Press Awards, and an Emmy nomination for a half-hour special she wrote, produced, and hosted on the issue of child pornography.
Briana Whitney Age
How old is Briana Whitney? Whitney is 28 years old as of December 2020. She was born on December 12, 1992, in the United States of America. In addition, she celebrates her birthday on December 12th every year.
Briana Whitney Husband
Whitney has managed to keep her personal life away from the public. Therefore, she has not disclosed any details about her relationship. It is also not known whether she has ever dated anybody in the past. We promise to update you once the information is available in the public domain.
Briana Whitney Family
Whitney is very private when it comes to his personal life hence has not disclosed any detail about his parents. It s also not known whether she has any siblings.
Briana Whitney Net Worth
Whitney has an estimated net worth of between $1 million – $5 million. Her income is mainly attributed to her career as a journalist.
Briana Whitney Salary
Whitney receives an annual salary of approximately between $40,000 – $110,500.