Peter Albrecht Biography
Peter Albrecht is an American journalist working for WKRG as an anchor and reporter appearing anchor and reporter on weekdays on News 5 at 5:00, News 5 at 6:00, and News 5 at 10:00. He rejoined the station in January 2013. His initial tenure at the station was in 1990 when he helped debut News 5 at 5:00 in 1996.
Peter Albrecht Education
Albrecht attended Carleton College after completing his high school education. When he finished his studies, he became a graduate and attained a Bachelor’s degree in History. Further, he has a Master’s degree in Journalism from the prestigious Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University.
Peter Albrecht Career
Albrecht works for WKRG as an anchor and reporter appearing anchor and reporter on weekdays on News 5 at 5:00, News 5 at 6:00, and News 5 at 10:00. He rejoined the station in January 2013. His initial tenure at the station was in 1990 when he helped debut News 5 at 5:00 in 1996.
He has broadcasted the Gulf Coast to the News 5 team for just about 25 years. He has broadcasted nearly all aspects of life in Mobile and on the Gulf Coast. For instance, he broadcasted the Alabama State Legislature, Opal, Danny, Mobile City Hall, Hurricanes Erin, Georges, Ivan, and Katrina, and SEC and local sports.
From 2000 to 2007, he served the NBC affiliate in Mobile as a lead news anchor and managing editor. During the years, he has attained multiple awards from the Associated Press, the Press Club of Pensacola, the Mobile Press Club, the Alabama Medical Association, the U.S. Department of Defense, Mobile Bay Monthly, and Lagniappe.
His career started when he worked in La Crosse, Wisconsin at WKBT as a TV journalist. Also, he worked for WFTC in St. Paul/Minneapolis, Minnesota. Before joining WKRG in 2013, he worked for Mobile County as the Director of Marketing & Economic Development.
While there, he was involved in the triumphant endeavor to recruit Airbus and other industries to Mobile. Further, he has volunteered for a number of local charities. Recently, he served as one of the local leaders partaking in the American Cancer Society’s Real Men Wear Pink campaign.
An ardent sports fan, he loves to play baseball in Mobile’s men’s league. Also, he closely follows the Minnesota Vikings. Albrecht serves as a member of one of the oldest documented fantasy football leagues in the nation.
Active in the community, Albrecht has served on the boards of organizations such as;
- the Mobile Sports Hall of Fame
- Mobile Sports Authority
- Economic Development Authority of Mobile
- Baldwin, Washington, Escambia, and Clarke Counties
- the Mobile Bay Convention & Visitors Bureau Marketing Committee
- the Junior League of Mobile’s Advisory Board
- Matthews Park Athletic Association
- Mobile National Babe Ruth (Trimmier Park)
- Mobile National Little League (Maitre Park)
- St. Paul’s Episcopal School Parent Council
- the Ashland Place Pre-School Parent Council
Peter Albrecht Age
Albrecht likes to keep his personal life private and hence has not yet disclosed the year and month he was born. It is therefore not known when he celebrates his birthday. However, he might be in his 40s.
Peter Albrecht Height
Albrecht stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 7 inches
Peter Albrecht Family
Albrecht grew up in St. Paul, Minnesota. Even so, he has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Albrecht has any siblings.
Peter Albrecht Wife
Albrecht married his wife, Julie. They reside in Midtown Mobile. Even so, he has managed to keep information regarding his wife away from the public. However, we will update this information once it’s available to the public.
Peter Albrecht Net Worth
Albrecht has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through being a journalist.
Peter Albrecht Salary
Albrecht earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
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