Sharrie Williams Biography
Sharrie Williams is a well-known American journalist who is currently employed with PHL17’s Action News at 5 and Action News at 10. In March 2014, William joined the Action News team as an anchor for the 5:00 p.m. program and a reporter for Action News at 11 p.m.
Sharrie’s work is based on thorough reporting, both in the studio and on location. She reported live from Philadelphia on numerous major stories, including the 2017 NFL Draft, the 2016 Democratic National Convention, and Pope Francis’ 2015 visit to the World Meeting of Families.
She has also toured the country, covering the first Presidential Debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, as well as President Trump’s inauguration. Sharrie was happy to have the opportunity to interview renowned ABC News broadcaster Barbara Walters before she left the air for the final time.
Sharrie was the weekend anchor and weekday reporter at KTVT-TV in Dallas, Texas, before moving to Philadelphia. She covered key national and international events while in Dallas, including Texas’ record-breaking winter ice storms and Super Bowl XLV.
Sharrie spent three years in Miami prior to working in North Texas, covering a variety of topics ranging from traveling to Haiti in the aftermath of the four storms of 2008, and later the 2010 earthquake, to covering legal proceedings of the affluent and famous.
Sharrie was also in the spotlight while the Miami Heat were in the news, covering Shaquille O’Neal’s departure in 2008 and LeBron James’ much-anticipated decision to join the team in 2010. She was named one of the “Top 40 Under 40” by Success South Florida Magazine, and she was featured on the cover. Wiliams has a flair for persuading those she interviews to open up and express their stories, thanks to her enthusiasm for knowledge and information.
Sharrie’s career has taken her to Birmingham, Alabama, where she worked as a news and sports anchor at WVTM-TV, and Jackson, Tennessee, where she worked as a news anchor at WBBJ-TV.
She graduated from the University of Tennessee with a bachelor’s degree in broadcasting communications. In fact, she started her journalism career while still in college, writing feature stories for Fox Sports Net South about Tennessee Volunteer athletes. Sharrie received the University of Tennessee Alumni Promise Award in September 2017.
Sharrie Williams Age
How old is Sharrie Williams? Sharie is 57 years old as of 2022. She was born on January 3, 1965, in Saginaw, Michigan, the United States of America. In addition, Sharrie celebrates her birthday on January 3rd every year.
Sharrie Williams Husband
Sharrie is very private about her personal life hence ha not disclosed details about her marital status. On the other hand, Williams enjoys her work and has a close relationship with her coworkers. One of her coworkers, Brian Taff, views her as his work-wife at the Action News channel because of her generous and friendly personality. Brian raved about how happy he was to be TV-hitched with his work-wife, Sharrie, on May 9, 2017.
Sharrie William Family
William was born and raised in Albany. Her parents, three siblings, and now five nieces and one nephew form a close-knit family. Sharrie volunteers for various community groups and charities when she is not working, and she is passionate about mentoring young girls.
Sharrie’s parents are definitely her role models, but she also holds Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in high regard. “Injustice everywhere is a threat to justice everywhere,” says one of her favorite statements by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Sharrie Williams Height
Williams stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.
Sharrie Williams Net Worth
Williams has an estimated net worth of between $1 million – $5 million. Her income is mainly from her successful career as a journalist.
Sharrie Williams Salary
Williams receives an average annual salary of $72,500.