Sharron Melton Biography
Sharron Melton is an Emmy nominated and Award-Winning Journalist with years of Anchoring, Reporting, and Producing experience. She is a former Morning Anchor for KTRK-TV in Houston, the Weekend Anchor/Reporter at WSVN-TV in Miami, Florida. Also, she is a 5 pm Anchor and Education Reporter at WPMI-TV in Mobile, Alabama. She was also an Anchor/Reporter/Producer at KOBR-TV in Roswell, New Mexico. She even worked as a radio reporter for the Agriculture Communications Network in Texas.
Sharron Melton Age
She has not disclosed the date of birth and year. The information will be soon updated.
Sharron Melton Education
She holds a Master’s degree in Television Communication from Eastern New Mexico University and a Bachelor’s degree in Speech Communication and Journalism from Texas A&M University, in College Station.
Sharron Melton Career
Sharron has been recognized numerous times for her broadcast work. She received the Outstanding Feature Story Award from the South Florida Black Journalists Association, Best Feature Reporting Award from the Press Club in Mobile, Alabama. Also, she is the recipient of the Alabama Education Media Award, and the New Mexico Broadcasters Association presented her with the Outstanding Newscast Award.
However, she was named One of the 50 most influential Women in the City of Houston, by Houston Woman’s Magazine. She has also taught at the University level. She worked as an undergraduate lecturer and instructor in broadcast news fundamentals at the University of South Alabama.
However, she is on the Board of Directors for the Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council. Also on the Steering Committee for Women of Wardrobe with Dress For Success Houston. She is also a member of the International Women’s Forum, National Association of Black Journalists, and a former member of the Board of Directors of the Family Counseling Center of Mobile, Alabama. In her spare time, Sharron is heavily involved in volunteer service work.
Sharron Melton Awards
Actually, she received the Outstanding Feature Story Award from the South Florida Black Journalists Association. Best Feature Reporting Award from the Press Club in Mobile, Alabama. She is also the recipient of the Alabama Education Media Award, and the New Mexico Broadcasters Association presented her with the Outstanding Newscast Award.
Why Sharron Melton demoted to field anchor
Field anchor says she is closing the door on ABC 13 and starting a new chapter. Just before noon Wednesday, Melton announced to her Facebook followers that she was exiting after 8 years on the job. She worked on the morning anchor desk before an abrupt transfer to a morning reporter position in October 2014.
She has been so honored that you greeted me with such open arms, and invited me into your homes each morning. From the smiles and the laughter from our stories to the pain and the sorrow of others, we did it together. Even as things changed, you still stayed around. And I thank you for that.”
Prior to working at KTRK, Melton was a weekend anchor for Miami’s WSVN-TV, according to KTRK-TV’s website. The San Antonio native has won several awards and holds a bachelor’s degree in Speech Communication and Journalism from Texas A&M University.