Who is Jeanna Trotman?
Jenna Trotman is an American broadcaster. She works as the weekend sports anchor for WXYZ. In this capacity, Jeanna is responsible for anchoring 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. sports segments on 7 Action News. She teams up with Sports Director Brad Galli on a weekly basis to make sure that the sports segments come to success.
Trotman started her career professionally in 2014 at KAAL where she was put on the payroll rollercoaster to serve as Sports Director. She later moved back to her native Michigan in 2017 and landed a job as Sports Director at the NBC and FOX affiliate in Flint, WEYI/WSMH.
Trotman returned to WXYZ in 2021 to work in the sports department, where she had previously interned. She has reported on every sports aspect, including the Ryder Cup, high school state titles, the NHL playoffs, and the NCAA basketball national championship.
Despite the opportunities she has had in sports ranging from professional to collegiate, Trotman takes great pride in her ability to tell stories, particularly about local sports. After moving to her hometown of Detroit from a small market, Trotman appreciates and is aware of the importance of athletics in a community.
Jeanna Trotman Age
Trotman is 33 years old as of 2023. She was born in August 1990, in Detroit, Michigan, United States.
Jeanna Trotman Height
Trotman is a tall woman with an average stature of 5 feet 11 inches.
Jeanna Trotman Family
Trotman was raised in a family of athletics but she chose a different career. Since she was the only girl in her family when she was growing up, pursuing a career in sports journalism seemed like a natural match for her. She has always loved to write and played sports when she wasn’t watching them.
Jeanna Trotman Husband
Jeanna is married to Zach Trotman. The couple started dating in 2011 and what has kept them together up to date is their dedication to achieving their respective goals and the love they have for each other. After six years of dating, the couple held their wedding in July 2017 at St. Paul on the Lake Church in Grosse Pointe Farms.
Everything went on as planned and the couple was satisfied to have their dream church wedding. Jeanna and her husband celebrated their 5-year wedding anniversary in July 2023 and they are living a happily married life.
The couple has had demanding careers throughout their professional lives but they have managed to balance everything from family to work.
Zach, a professional NHL player is credited for playing for the Pittsburgh Penguins, Los Angeles Kings, and Boston Bruins for almost ten years. He has since retired from playing in the National Hockey League. Jeanna and her husband live in Metro Detroit with their son Luca and German Shepherd Murphy.
Jeanna Trotman’s Salary and Net Worth
Trotman earns $89,637. She was promoted to sports director back in 2017 and her wages have increased significantly in proportion to the new roles that she has been assigned all through. Throughout her career, Jeanna has built a net worth of $approximately $800,000.
Where Did Jeanna Trotman Go to College?
Jeanna received her bachelor’s degree in communication from Lake Superior State University in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. She went on to earn a Master’s degree in Broadcast Journalism with a focus in Sports Reporting from Boston University.