Who is Tom Lewis?
Tom Lewis is an American journalist working at WMBB News 13 as the News Director in Panama City, Florida, United States. He joined the team as a full-time anchor in February 2016.
Tom Lewis Date of Birth / Age
Lewis is approximately 50 years as of 2022 although his exact age is not known as he has managed to keep his date of birth away from the public. However, we will update the information once available.
Tom Lewis Weight and Height
Lewis is about 140 pounds in weight and has a height of 5 feet and 7 inches on average.
Tom Lewis Parents and Siblings
Lewis prefers to keep his family details away from social media. Nonetheless, Tom was born in Pensacola, Florida but later relocated to Panama City with his family at the tender age of 3 years. Therefore, he grew up in Panama City hence it has become his hometown.
Tom Lewis Spouse / Wife
Lewis has for a long time been keeping details regarding whether or not he is dating private. It is therefore not known whether Lewis is married or not but the information will be updated once available.
Tom Lewis Kids / Children
Details regarding whether or not Lewis has any children are not available to the public at the moment. However, we will update this information once more details concerning this are available.
Tom Lewis Education
Lewis schooled in local public schools and graduated from Bay County High School currently called Bay High School in 1976. He later joined Gulf Coast Community College in 1977 where he graduated with a degree in Arts. Tom also attended The Florida State University in Tallahassee in 1979 and attained a Bachelor of Science degree.
Tom Lewis Career
Lewis has always been passionate about news anchoring and production hence joining WMBB-TV in 1980 as a reporter and weekend anchor. Although he later shifted to sales staff and sold advertising only one year later. He later quit broadcasting and sold medical products for various Fortune 500 companies. However, his passion for the news business never left his heart. Tom landed his dream job in 1989 as the midday news co-anchor and producer for WMBB.
His assignments also included weekend anchoring and reporting hence being promoted to weeknight anchor/executive producer and assistant news director. However, he quit again in 2001 and joined a team that start-up a satellite channel for the Panhandle Area Educational Consortium (PAEC) in Chipley.
Hence produced and broadcast programs, designed to improve teaching techniques, 24 hours a day on the Florida Education Channel over the DISH Network’s digital satellite. Nonetheless, he quit PAEC in 2002 and went back to broadcasting although he still left for an advertising & marketing business called Tom Lewis Agency. Tom became the news director at WMBB news in 2016 where he has settled to date.
Honors and Awards;
Lewis has won several awards from the Florida Associated Press namely Best Breaking News Coverage and Best Public Service among others. He also engages in charitable campaigns and community organizations.
How Much Does Tom Lewis Earn?
Lewis earns an annual salary that ranges from $80,000-$135,000.
How Much is Tom Lewis Worth?
As a News Director, Much has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges from $1 million to $5 million.
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— WMBB News 13 (@WMBBTV) May 21, 2019