Holly Thompson is an American media personality who has won nine Emmy awards for her journalism work. She currently serves as a morning and noon news anchor at WSMV 4 (News 4 Nashville).
Read along to explore the family and professional life of Holly Thompson, including her wiki, salary, married, husband, WSMV, kids, and more.
Holly Thompson Wiki; Age, Family, Parents, Ethnicity
Holly grew up in Nashville, East Tennessee. She was born in 1972 in Atlanta, Georgia, the United States. Holly is now 49 years of age and she celebrates her birthday on the 10th of November every year. With American nationality, Holly has white ethnicity.
Talking about her family, Holly has kept the identity of her parents secret as of now. However, she has mentioned her mother on her social media account. In an Instagram post on 5 November 2021, Holly thanked her mother for helping out with everything in her life. Most importantly, she expressed her gratitude to her for taking care of her when Holly suffered a knee injury and had to undergo surgery.
Likewise, Holly seems very close to her father. She wished her dad on his birthday with a sweet Instagram post on 23 September 2021.
Holly was educated at Middle Tennessee State University. She graduated with Distinction of University Honors, receiving her degree in Mass Communications in 1994. After that, she received a degree in Political Journalism from Georgetown University.
Holly Thompson’s Salary and Net Worth
With her long-haul association with Channel 4 News (News 4 Nashville), Holly manages an average annual salary of around $88K. With that, her professional net worth goes past $2 million.
Holly Thompson Media Career; WSMV
Holly Thompson started serving at the WSMV 4 network in June 1997. She is already a nine-time Emmy Award and multiple Associated Press award-winning media personality. As of now, Holly co-anchors WSMV4 Today as well as WSMV4 at Morning and Noon.
In the network, Holly produces and reports special reports and news segments throughout the year. Prior to joining WSMV, she worked as a weathercaster at the CBS affiliate in the Tri-Cities (Johnson City, Bristol, Kingsport).
Initially, Holly developed her reporting skills while in St. Louis and Washington, D.C. She was awarded the university’s Young Alumni Achievement Award at Georgetown University.
Holly is also the spokeswoman for the Tennessee Breast Cancer Coalition. She has served on the Honors Executive Committee for MTSU’s Honors Program. The talented anchor is also a motivational speaker for different business groups as well as Christian conferences.
Holly Thompson Married Life; Husband, Kids
The media personality has been married for more than two decades now. Holly shared the wedding vows with her Hendersonville-native husband, Lee Lynch in 1998.
Lee, who serves as the director of Restoration Operations at Intex Contracting Inc., met Holly in 1997. It was after Holly moved to the area in the same year. The pair dated for a while before deciding to walk down the aisle together.
As of now, Holly and her partner have two wonderful kids named Joshua Lynch and Jaden Lynch. Both her sons are sports enthusiasts as they show craze towards soccer.
Her elder son, Joshua, age 19, was born on 22 September 2002. Likewise, her younger son, Jaden, age 12, was born on 14 January 2010. Jaden plays soccer with his high school team Tennessee United.
Is Holly Thompson on Instagram?
Yes! Holly Thomson is on Instagram where she has accumulated over 6.8K followers. Holly often posts pictures of her husband and kids on her Instagram account.
Likewise, the media personality is also available on Twitter where she has over 12.7K followers.