Glenda Lewis Biography
Glenda Lewis is an American journalist. She grew up with a broadcasting legend for a mother. It influenced her to pursue a career in broadcasting. Lewis joined the WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 news team on September 1, 2003, as a general assignment reporter and the co-anchor of Action News Sunday at 6 and 11 pm.
Equally important, She is currently co-anchor of 7 Action News at 5 p.m. on Channel 7 and 7 Action News at 10 pm on TV20 Detroit.
Glenda Lewis Age
Lewis was born on December 27. Her actual birth year is not disclosed as of now.
Glenda Lewis Family | Mother | Parents
She is the daughter of mother Diana Lewis. Furthermore, The name of her father is not disclosed. Glenda and her mother were adopted into the Detroit history by the city council for being the first mother and daughter anchor team in the country.
The award-winning reporter and her Mother Diana are in the Museum of Radio and television history in New York City. Reason being 1st Mother and Daughter in the country to have been co-anchors.
Glenda Lewis Education
She received her formal education at Michigan State University in B.A. in Advertising and Marketing. Equally important, Lewis later had her post-graduate work at Specs Howard of Broadcasting.
Glenda Lewis Career
Lewis’s initial career began as a reporter/photographer at WBKB-TV in Alpena. After years of anchoring and reporting in different TV networks, she joined the WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 news team on September 1, 2003. Before working her way to her home town, Glenda began her career as a reporter/photographer at WBKB-TV in Alpena.
At Wxyz Lewis works along Brad Galli, Chuck Stokes, Brian Abel, Anu Prakash, Dave Rexroth, and Dave Lewallen. She then moved on to WLNS-TV in Lansing as a reporter/anchor. Next, she spent five years at WJRT-TV in Flint as a co-anchor of ABC 12 News at 6 and 11 pm before joining Channel 7.
Glenda is a 5-time Emmy Award winner, including one for Best Anchor. She received it from the hands of a past winner in that same category, her own mother Diana Lewis.
She was honored as a Woman of Excellence by the Michigan Chronicle in 2012. Furthermore, she participates in many community organizations; including:
- Big Brothers/Big Sisters, United Negro College Fund,
- Black United Fund, MOTTEP Minority Organ
- Tissue Transplant, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Glenda Lewis Husband | Daughter
Lewis is a married woman. She is married to her husband Kahn Hall. The couple married on July 12, 2015. The pair is blessed with a daughter. In addition, Glenda and Hall are living a happy life and there have not been any rumors of divorce.
Glenda Lewis with her husband and daughter
Glenda Lewis Net Worth
Lewis makes a good amount of money as her salary to maintain her lifestyle. Moreover, Her estimated net worth is currently under review.
Glenda Lewis Height
Moreover, Glenda stands at a height that is under review.