Drew Aunkst Bio, Wiki, WFXR, Age, Height, Partner, Kids, Family, Salary, and Net Worth

Drew Aunkst Biography

Drew Aunkst is an American Anchor/Reporter working for WFXR in Roanoke, Lynchburg as an anchor and reporter. He joined the station in May 2022.

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Drew Aunkst Age

Aunkst celebrates his birthday every year on August 25. However, his exact year and age are not known by the public. On August 25, 2017, Lisa (his mother) posted him on her Instagram wishing him a happy birthday.

Drew Aunkst Height / Measurements

Aunkst is of average body stature and stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 10 inches.

Drew Aunkst Wife / Children

Drew manages to keep information regarding whether he is married or not away from the public. He also keeps information regarding whether he has any kids away from the limelight. However, we will update this information once it’s available.

Drew Aunkst Family / Relatives

Drew was born and raised in Pittsburgh, USA by Lisa Aunkst and his father whose names are not known by the public. Growing up, he was raised alongside his two older sisters Mackenzie and Casey Aunkst. Kenzie celebrates her birthday every year on March 17. On March 17, 2020, Lisa posted Kenzie’s photos on her Instagram wishing her a happy birthday. Casey Aunkst was born on September 5, 1996, and is living in Florida working as a SRNA.

Drew Aunkst Education

In 2014, he joined Penn State University where he attained his bachelor’s Degree in Broadcast Journalism in 2018. While still in college, he interned at Talk Radio 1320 WJAS in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania where he helped in recording commercials.

Drew Aunkst Career

Aunkst serves as the evening anchor and reporter at WFXR-TV based in Roanoke, Virginia. Prior to working at WFXR-TV, he worked at WIS-TV based in Columbia, South Carolina where he served as the weekend evening newscasts at 6, 10, and 11. pm weekday anchor. During his tenure at WIS-TV, he enclosed several stories including the kidnapping and murder of 6-year-old Faye Swetlik, major hurricanes, and a mass shooting involving an ex-NFL player.

Previously, from May 2018 to December 2019, he worked at WDTV in Bridgeport, West Virginia where he served as a morning anchor, reporter, and producer. He previously worked at WPSU Penn State in the United States where he served as an anchor and reporter of Center County Report from May 2017 to May 2018.

While working at WPSU, he enclosed both national and local news and produced multiple packages, live shots, and social media content. Since he started his journalism career, he has received several awards and honors including a Southeast Regional Emmy nomination in 2019. He is also very active in helping around his community and was a captain volunteer at Penn State THON from August 2014 to May 2018. While volunteering, he developed ideas for entertaining 15,000 people and led weekly meetings with a 25-member committee.

Drew Aunkst Salary

Aunkst receives an annual income ranging between $30,000 and $90,000.

Drew Aunkst Net Worth

Through Aunkst career as an Anchor and Reporter, he has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges between $1 Million and $ 5 Million.

Drew Aunkst WFXR News

Aunkst works with WFXR News where he serves alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Hazelmarie Anderson
  2. Brandon VanSickel
  3. Kathlynn Stone
  4. Rhian Lowndes
  5. Patrick McKee
  6. Kara Thompson
  7. Tab O’Neal
  8. George Noleff
  9. Jermaine Ferrell
  10. Emaryi Williams
  11. Ryan Moye
  12. Miriam Chamberlain

Drew Aunkst Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram

Aunkst is active on his social media accounts. He has about 1.6K followers on his Facebook Page, about 723 followers on his Twitter account, and around 1,347 followers on his Instagram account.

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