Nikki Burdine Bio | Wiki
Nikki Burdine is an American journalist currently working for WKRN News 2 as a Morning News Anchor. She joined the TV station in March 2017 working as an anchor and reporter.
Prior to joining WKRN, Nikki worked at WUSA-TV where she served as a reporter. She has also worked at various places including WLEX-TV and NBC-25 WHAG.
Nikki Burdine Age
Despite being a well-known journalist, Nikki has not disclosed any information regarding her date, year, and place of birth. However, we will update this as soon as get clear information concerning the matter.
Nikki Burdine Height
She is a woman of above-average stature. Nikki stands at a height of 5 ft 7 in (Approx 1.7 m).
Nikki Burdine Sister
At the moment, there is no available information in regards to Nikki’s sister or parents. However, we will update this once the information concerning her sister is available to us.
Nikki Burdine Wedding
She is happily married to her husband Justin Williams. On October 11, 2013, Nikki posted a photo of her engagement. She did not see this coming, Justin went down on one knee and popped the big question. After Nikki recovered from her state of shock and surprise she said yes to him.
After the proposal, Justin went ahead and planned a surprise dinner for Nikki where he also invited her sisters to join them. The pair tied the knot on September 7, 2014, in Castleton Farms, which consists of beautiful gardens as well as a historic manor.
Nikki Burdine Pregnancy
After living a married and blissful life for more than four years, Nikki and her husband Justin announced on her social media handles on March 15, 2019, that they were already 17 weeks pregnant. On May 31, 2019, she gave birth to a premature baby girl whom they named Laura Anderson Williams mostly referred to as “Andi”.
Nikki Burdine Baby
On May 31, 2019, Nikki gave birth to a premature baby at 28 weeks of pregnancy. her baby Andi came three months earlier weighing 1,4 pounds. Andi was put on a ventilator and came off the same day. She started gaining some weight which brought a glimmer of hope to her parents and doctors. After a few weeks, Andi got a blood infection which put her life in jeopardy that she had to stay in the neonatal intensive unit of ST Thomas Midtown fighting for her life.
Holding on to the little hope she had, Nikki went to the hospital Chapel bawling her eyes and praying out loud for her daughter to be okay. She considers her baby as a miracle baby since Andi fought all odds and emerged as a winner. Andi has two fur siblings a cat named Louis and a dog named Reggie White.
Nikki Burdine Education
She attended the University of Tennessee where she obtained her bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Electronic media with an Emphasis in Political Science. Nikki attended Dobyns-Bennett High School where she completed her high school education.
Nikki Burdine WKRN
She currently serves as an anchor for WKRN News 2. She also co-anchors Good Morning Nashville with Neil Orne. Before joining WKRN, Nikki worked at WUSA-TV as a freelance reporter and was later promoted to a reporter. She has also worked for WHAG in Hagerstown, the Washington Football Team, Maryland, Lexington, WLEX as well as Kentucky. Nikki received her Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Electronic Media with an emphasis in Political Science.
She has been recognized with numerous Association Press awards. In the year 2020, Nikki was appointed as the winner of the UT Knoxville Alumni Volunteer 40 under 40 Award. She is an avid animal lover who volunteers for animal welfare organizations. In addition, Nikki uses her platform to promote the adoption of animals. Besides that, she is also on the board for Metro Animal Care as well as Control’s volunteer arm, Friends of MACC.
Nikki has covered stories around the country including riots in Baltimore, White House press briefings and fence-jumpers, Inauguration in 2017, presidential elections, the NCAA tournament, The Philadelphia train derailment among many others. She likes stories, in particular, stories concerning people. Additionally, Nikki is also an author who has written a children’s book titled Live Like Grunt.
Some of Nikki’s colleagues at WKRN include:
Alex Denis – Anchor & Reporter
Erica Francis – Anchor & Reporter
Danielle Breezy – Chief Meteorologist
Meaghan Thomas – Meteorologist
Nikki Burdine Salary
She makes quite an impressive amount from working as a morning news anchor. Nikki’s salary is $115,780 annually.
Nikki Burdine Net Worth
Having worked in the media industry for quite some time now, Nikki has managed to secure a decent fortune. Her net worth is $1.2 million.
Is Nikki Burdine Married
She tied the knot with Justin Williams on September 7, 2014, in Castleton Farms. Nikki and her husband share a daughter Andi. The duo is also proud parents to two fur babies, a cat named Louis and a dog named Reggie White.
Where Is Nikki Burdine
She has been working as a morning news anchor for WKRN since August 2019. Nikki joined the station in March 2017 working as an anchor and reporter.
Is Nikki Burdine Pregnant
At the moment there is no available information in regards to Nikki being pregnant. However, she gave birth to her baby girl named Laura Anderson Williams on March 31, 2019.