Samantha Bryant is a famous American media personality currently working for WPLG Local 10 an offshoot of ABC television network in the USA. It is licensed to operate in Florida, where she currently resides. She was born on June 6th, 1978 in Miami, Florida. As of 2021, she is 43 years old. Her parent’s names are Annmarie Preddie Bryant and Trevor Ray Bryant. She also has one sibling, a brother, Michael Bryant. Her blood is from the Island country of Jamaica, her mother hails from the region.
Samantha Bryant Body Measurements
She has dark brown eyes, brown hair, and a beautiful smile. She weighs in at around 55 to 70kg and has a height of 5 feet 6 inches approximately. She maintains a slim figure.
Samantha Bryant Education And Early Life
Samantha has spent most of her time in Florida since she was born and has become accustomed to the ways and customs of the southern state. She attended her high school at New World School of Arts from the year 2010 to 2014, where she graduated with her high school diploma.
She then pursued a Bachelors’s in Political Science and Mass Communication with an emphasis on broadcasting. She studied with diligence and was able to graduate with high grades in May 2018. She set her eyes on the journalism industry as she knew she had the capability’s to become one of the most sought out journalists in the whole US. She took this course at the University of Florida.
In university, she got involved in the sorority Zeta Upsilon Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha. Her hard work in the university enabled her to bag a scholarship during her sophomore year, the Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship. This scholarship is awarded to ethnic groups underrepresented in higher education and lack the funding to continue with their studies but show exemplary school work. Samantha loves to keep her life private.
Samantha Bryant Career Details
Samantha was accorded the title Women of Color Golf Ambassador by the University of Florida. Her work entailed directing and mentoring teenagers about golf, a sport of which she is an avid fan.
She was able to get a 4-year internship at WPLG before she started working full-time for the news station. She was able to familiarize herself with the functioning of WPLG as a professional media station and made a lot of friends with her fellow anchors. This internship opportunity arose when she was awarded the Emma Bowen Foundation Scholarship, an organizational scholarship providing people of color who have done well in school with paid internships at the top organizations in the US, allowing diversification.
Her internship involved working at the WFLA News Channel 8, an offshoot of NBC news where she also got some experience. It was her 1st internship before moving on to WPLG. The internship lasted from January 2015 to May 2015
She was even sent to the Rio Olympics in 2016 by NBC Universal, her fluency in the Portuguese language came in handy as she was able to conduct various interviews in the Portuguese language with which most Brazilians are conversant.
When she initially joined WPLG as an intern, she was given the role of an on-air newsroom assistant but later leveled up to become a full-stack journalist. She was even given a stint as a traffic reporter during the morning shows. This gave her a lot of experience as traffic reporting revolves around a varied amount of subjects.
She was assigned to other jobs such as writing news articles for the station, planning the format the news desk would stick to, and giving reporters their schedules. She was also involved in writing new stories for the station’s website.
Other than journalism, Samantha is also very financial literate and has experience in trading and investments. She offers financial literacy training through her website and uses this as an extra source of income. Samantha however quit her job at Channel 10 traffic, the reasons are not disclosed to the public. She made an appearance in the latest Bad Boys Movie as a supporting cast
Samantha Bryant Dating History And Marriage Details
As Samantha loves to keep her private life away from prying eyes, not much is not about her relationship status.
Samantha Bryant Net Worth
Her estimated net worth as of 2020 is approximated to be around $100,000 to $ 200,000.