Sharla McBride Biography
Sharla McBride is an American Anchor/Reporter and Actor working for WUSA9 in Washington, D.C. as a Sports/News Anchor. She joined the station in March 2020.
Sharla McBride Age / Birthday
McBride was born on December 28, 1984, in Austin, Texas, United States. As a result, she is 38 years old as of 2022 and celebrates her birthday on December 28 every year.
Sharla McBride Height / Measurements
McBride is of average body stature and stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m).
Sharla McBride Partner / Husband
McBride is married to Todd Hiller, a professional Photographer in Scranton, Pennsylvania. They tied the knot on September 2, 2013. Information about their wedding is unknown. She often posts pics of her husband on her Instagram Page. The two were in a long time relationship before getting into marriage.
Sharla McBride Kids / Children
McBride and her husband Todd are proud stepparents to Maris Hiller, an alumnus of the University of Rhode Island and Scranton Preparatory School. Maris is 18 years old as of 2022 having been born on July 15, 2004. McBride likes spending her spare time with her stepdaughter and husband. The family happily lives in Washington.
Sharla McBride Family / Relatives
McBride was born to Teresa McBride (mother) and Richards McBride (father). Her father is a retired U.S. Combat in Vietnam (retired in 1970). In his retirement, he was honored with a Bronze Star and the Combat Infantry Badge. McBride posted her mother’s pic on her Instagram Page on July 5, 2022, wishing her a happy birthday. Her parents reside in Texas. McBride was raised in Austin, Texas alongside her brother, Richard McBride Jr.
Sharla McBride Career
McBride serves at WUSA Channel 9 as a Sports and News Anchor. She is thrilled to work with the WUSA family. Before joining WUSA, she served at WNEP-TV in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania as the evening news anchor of the 6 PM, 7 PM, 10 PM, and 11 PM newscasts. Before that role at WNEP, she served as a weekend sports anchor and reporter. McBride has worked for NBC Sports Philadelphia in Pennsylvania as a sports anchor for a year.
She has also served at KTXS-TV in Sweetwater, Texas as a sports reporter for 1 year. There she covered the Dallas Cowboys on Sundays and high school football on Friday nights. McBride’s love for journalism started in Athens, Georgia, while she was in college. She has worked as an associate sports producer intern at FOX5 in Atlanta, Georgia.
In Penns, McBride anchored “Sportsnite” from Monday to Friday at 6 PM and 10 PM, and served as a host of a program highlighting harness racing across the Northeast, “PA Harness Week.” This program also aired on NBC Sports Philly. She also made use of her broadcasting skills to plunge deeper into the TV industry. When coming to her education, McBride is a 2007 graduate of The University of Georgia, where she studied Broadcasting and International Affairs for 4 years. During her leisure, she likes cheering on her “Dawgs.”
Sharla McBride Salary
McBride receives an annual income ranging between $30,000 and $90,000.
Sharla McBride Net Worth
Through McBride’s career as an Anchor/Reporter, she has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges between $1 Million and $ 5 Million.
Sharla McBride Surgery
On Thursday, October 31, 2019, McBride underwent surgery on her vocal cords. She announced the news of her surgery on that day through her Facebook Page. At the time, she was working for WNEP-TV in Scranton, Pennsylvania. She stated that she won’t be seen on the evening newscasts for a while, but she would return. McBride appeared last on Wednesday evening when she participated in the Yucktober segment and ate bugs on live television. She eventually recovered and she returned to the news.
Sharla McBride Actress
Other than working on TV, McBride is also an actor, acting as a news reporter and anchor in hit network shows; HBO’s “Succession,” (TV Series 2018)“Quantico”, (TV Series 2015–2018)“Designated Survivor” (TV Series 2016–2019), and “Mr. Robot” (TV Series 2015–2019).
Sharla McBride Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
McBride is active on her social media accounts. She has about 25K followers on her Facebook Page, about 15.3K followers on her Twitter account, and around 12.2K followers on her Instagram account.
Sharla McBride WUSA9
McBride works at WUSA9 where she works with her fellow colleagues who are anchors, reporters, and meteorologists and they include;
- Lesli Foster
- Lorenzo Hall
- Topper Shutt
- Annie Yu
- Allison Seymour
- Larry Miller
- Darren M. Haynes
- Reese Waters
- Adam Longo
- Chester Lampkin
- Kaitlyn McGrath
- Miri Marshall