Quick Facts of Heather Unruh
- Full NameHeather Unruh
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplaceSt. Louis, Missouri, United States
- Eye colourGray
- Hair colourBlond
- SpouseNick Little
- Height5 feet 5 inches
- EducationLincoln High School, DePauw University in Indiana.
- Online PresenceTwitter
- Children2 (Will and Kyla)
The name Heather Unruh is one of the popular names both in the journalism field and human right activist. The Emmy-Award-winning journalist has served over fifteen years for News Center 5 in WCVB. Before landing at WCVB, she worked for WVTM-TV, WBNG-TV, WMGC-TV, and WVEU-TV.
Furthermore, she aided to establish a non-profit organization, Stand With Everyone Against Rap in 2013. She states that actor Kevin Spacey sexually assaulted her then 18-year-old son in July 2016, on a press conference in Boston which was held on November 8, 2017.
Parents of Heather Unruh
A native of St. Louis, Missouri, Heather Unruh was born around the mid-sixties. She celebrates her birthday on 28th June every year. Regarding her nationality, she is an American and belongs to white ethnicity. Her Mother, Dee Unruh is a lung cancer survivor.
As regards Heather’s academic background, she is a graduate of Lincoln High School in Stockton, California. Furthermore, she enrolled at DePauw University in Indiana.
By profession, Heather is an American journalist. Most notably, she served as a television anchor for News Center 5 in WCVB, where she remained over fifteen years. Her famous colleges at WCVB include Veronica Stracqualursi and Antoinette Antonio. Her last airdate was on 14th October 2016.
— Heather Unruh (@HeatherUnruh) April 30, 2018
Before WCVB, Heather worked at KFOR in Oklahoma City as an early evening anchor and medical reporter. Additionally, she has also served at WVTM-TV in Birmingham, Alabama, and WVEU-TV in Atlanta. As of 2018, she was working on documentaries.
Assault and Cancer
Heather is much known for her bravery and defensive nature in the protection of humans. Meanwhile, she accused an actor, Kevin Spacey, for sexually abusing her 18 years old son. Through Twitter on October 14, 2017, Heather stated that she was a fan of Kevin unless assaulting her loved one. Afterward, she held a press conference and announced that the House of cards stars physically harassed William after indulging him in a drink.
Besides, Heather’s mother is also a survivor who battled and got victory over the fatal disease, cancer in 2014.
Apart, Unruh is an advocate for lung cancer awareness. She has earned multiple awards from the American Cancer Society and Uniting against Lung Cancer.
Net Worth – Under Review
Heather Unruh has been amassing her fortune widely through her media career. She has made a substantial sum from more than fifteen years of service in the WCVB-TV, Boston as a news anchorwoman.
— Heather Unruh (@HeatherUnruh) February 2, 2019
Active in the journalism field since 2001, Heather served enthusiastically until October 2016. According to Payscale, the average salary of a news anchor in Boston is up to $70,000. With more than two decades of experience in the media career, she is probably earning around $300,000. As of 2019, her net worth is yet to reveal.
Husband, Nick Little
Those who are concern about her personal life, Unruh is a married woman. She tied the knot with her longtime boyfriend Nick Little of Nantucket. As the fruit of their love, she has two children: a son named Will and a daughter named Kyla.
The duo is living blissfully in St. Louis with their family. Also, there is no sign of the couple getting divorced in any soon future.