Peyton Furtado Bio, Height, Family, Husband, Salary, WYFF News 4

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Peyton Furtado Biography

Peyton Furtado is an American journalist who has been a morning weekend anchor at WYFF News 4 since January 2024. She started working for the station as a reporter in August 2022. She formerly worked for WWAY 3 in Wilmington, North Carolina, as a multimedia journalist and fill-in anchor for two years.

Peyton Furtado Age

Furtado was born in Wilmington, North Carolina, but prefers to keep her personal life private, therefore she has not officially revealed the year or month she was born. No Information is found as to when she celebrates her birthday. However, she could be in her twenties.

Peyton Furtado Height

Peyton Furtado Furtado has an approximate height of 5 feet and 6 inches.

Peyton Furtado Education

Furtado began attending UNC Chapel Hill in 2016, after graduating from Coastal Christian High School. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Media and Journalism, as well as Dramatic Arts. She received the school’s Mangum Medal for public speaking in 2020.

Peyton Furtado Family

Peyton Furtado Furtado grew up visiting family in Greenville, including her late brother and parents, Brian and Kim Furtado. Despite this, she has not shared any information about her parents. Peyton Furtado Her younger brother, Bryson Furtado, committed suicide in 2022 at the age of 20 in his off-campus house in Greenville.

He attended East Carolina University to become an occupational therapist before passing away. After her brother committed suicide in 2022, she appeared as a guest on the Dr. Phil Show to raise suicide prevention awareness.

Peyton Furtado Husband

Furtado and Taylor married in November 2021. Taylor is her middle-school crush. He proposed to her on October 1, 2020, as proved by her October 1, 2023 Facebook post with the comment “Three years ago today, we got engaged.

Peyton Furtado Salary

Furtado’s annual pay ranges from $40,000 to $110,500.

Peyton Furtado’s Net Worth

Furtado’s net worth is reported to be between $1 million and $5 million, obtained through her work as a journalist.

Peyton Furtado Career

Furtado began working for WYFF News 4 as a morning weekend anchor in January 2024. She began working at the station as a reporter. She formerly worked for WWAY 3 in Wilmington, North Carolina, as a multimedia journalist and fill-in anchor for two years.

While in Wilmington, she covered events such as a mass shooting and a hospital cover-up of subpar working conditions, as well as feature pieces on interesting people in the area. She even received national and worldwide attention for her story of a 150-year-old marriage license discovered in a thrift store and reunited with the owner’s granddaughter. She is a passionate advocate for suicide prevention. She made a guest appearance on the Dr. Phil Show after her brother committed suicide in 2022.

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