Heather Unruh Biography
Heather Unruh is an American journalist. She is famously known as a television anchor for News Center 5 in WCVB. She worked for over fifteen years for News Center. She is also a filmmaker and human right activist. During her time in WCVB-TV, her most impressive news coverage can be seen in the Boston Marathon Bombing and Watertown Capture. She was born to Dee Unruh in Stockton, California. She is a graduate of Lincoln High School in Stockton, California. She also attended DePauw University in Indiana.
Heather Unruh Age
She was born on June 28, 1978, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. She is 41 years old as of 2019.
Heather Unruh Spouse
Heather Unruh is married to Nick Little. Their marriage was held in New England. The couple has a son, Will Little and a daughter, Kyla Little. They currently live in Boston, Massachusetts.
Heather Unruh Career
She interned at News Centre 5. This built her interest in broadcasting. she has worked as an anchor and reporter for KFOR-TV, WVTM-TV, and WBNG-TV during her long professional career. she was also a host and producer of a series for WVEU-TV. Her fame and success came for her work in WCVB-TV. Her 15 yearlong service or WCVB has been her greatest work so far. During her career at this channel, she has worked as a co-anchor and host for the News Centre 5 and Eye Opener.
Some of her notable anchoring can be seen in the coverage of the Boston Marathon Bombing, Watertown Capture, the conviction of Boston Mobster James Whitey Bulger, and several others. But she left WCVB in October 2016. She has also done many humanitarian works. She is actively involved in fundraising and charity events. She is mainly associated with the MSPCA, Boston Medical Centre, and Go Red for Women.Heather Unruh
Heather Unruh Kevin Spacey Sexually Assaulted To Her Son
Heather Unruh Controversy
Recently, her involvement in Kevin Spacey’s sexual harassment controversy has made her come into the light of media. She twitted that Kevin has assaulted someone she knew. And she is still actively involved in this controversial topic. And as of now, there are not any rumors about her personal and professional life.
Achievements and Awards
After experiencing a long and fame deserving professional career as a journalist, she has been able to receive numerous awards. She is four times Emmy Award winner. In addition, she has received the 2005 Sword of Hope Award for her coverage of Karen Grant. Furthermore, she has Edward R. Murrow Awards and the Clarion Award under her name. And her biggest achievement has been receiving Grand Glacier recognition
Heather Unruh Activism
Unruh is an advocate for lung cancer awareness and has received multiple awards from the American Cancer Society and Uniting Against Lung Cancer. In 2013 Unruh helped to establish Stand With Everyone Against Rape (SWEAR), a non-profit organization promoting speaking out against rape.