Trisha Hendricks Biography
Trisha Hendricks is an American reporter/multi-skilled journalist currently working for 12 News. She joined Team 12 in 2009. She was born and raised in Tempe, Arizona.
Trisha joined Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University where she graduated with a major in broadcast journalism and a minor in communication. While at college, she interned with three Phoenix television stations and volunteered her time working on-air for a nonprofit radio station for the blind.
Hendricks started her reporting career in northwestern Montana in 2006 at KPAX-TV. She worked out of the Kalispell bureau and covered the Flathead Valley. Similarly, in 2007, she was promoted to the main station in Missoula to anchor the weekend shows and also to report during the week.
After two years, she was hired at 12 News in Phoenix as a multimedia journalist/planner/producer and fill-in traffic anchor. At that time, Trisha covered a wide range of stories including the largest wildfire in Arizona State history – the Wallow fire in eastern Arizona as well as Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords shooting in Tucson. Currently, she works as a reporter/multimedia journalist for 12 News.
Moreover, Hendricks was promoted to cover northern Arizona as a general assignment reporter and multimedia journalist in the fall of 2011. After working out of the Flagstaff bureau for two years, Trisha was promoted again to report for 12 News out of the main station in Phoenix where of late she is based.
Furthermore, in her career, her work has contributed to winning various Emmys for 12 News. Similarly, she has also been nominated for an Emmy for her work producing, editing, shooting, and reporting on her Explore Arizona series. She traveled across the state bringing viewers an up-close and personal look at the unique adventures the Grand Canyon state has to offer.
Throughout her career, Hendricks has had the privilege to meet many politicians and celebrities.
In addition, she has covered thousands of stories that impact people’s lives. Mostly, her stories are extremely emotional- like the Yarnell Hill Fire she covered that claimed the lives of 19 Granite Mountain hotshots. Her favorite stories are the ones that inspire others people.
Trisha Hendricks Age | Birthday
How old is Trisha? She was born and raised in Tempe, Arizona. However, she has not yet disclosed the year, month, and the day she was born to the public. Therefore, information regarding when she celebrates her birthday is currently not available. We promise to update this field as soon as the information surfaces in the public domain.
Trisha Hendricks Family | Parents
Trisha is a proud 3rd generation ASU Sun Devil. Her grandfather was a quarterback at ASU back in the 50s.
Trisha Hendricks Height
Information regarding her weight is currently under review.
Trisha Hendricks Husband | Twins
Trisha is a married woman but she has not yet revealed the name of her husband to the public. Together they have twin girls born in January 2018. She enjoys spending time with her husband, kids, family, and friends in her spare time.
Trisha Hendricks Salary
Hendricks receives an average annual salary of between $40,000 -$110,500.
Trisha Hendricks Net Worth
Hendricks has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million -$5 Million which is attributed to her successful career as a journalist.