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Get to Know Ashley Dougherty - American Meteorologist From WTAE-TV, Pittsburgh

Published Mon Jan 13 2020 By Akki
Get to Know Ashley Dougherty - American Meteorologist From WTAE-TV, Pittsburgh

The American broadcast journalist, Ashley Dougherty is very famous for work as a meteorologist at WTAE-TV station. She was born on the 18th of May 1987 in the United States of America. 

Here are 10 facts about  Dougherty;

What's her Net Worth?

Dougherty has accumulated a humongous net worth of $1.5 million from her profession as a meteorologist. She joined the WTAE-TV Pittsburgh Action Weather Team in 2012 and has continued her works as the weekend meteorologist for the TV station. 

According to the PayScale analysis, the WTAE meteorologist's salary is ranged from $31k to $86k depending upon their skill and experience.

Husband - Bobby

The beautiful reporter, Ashley Dougherty and her husband Bobby celebrated their first anniversary by 2019. The couple first met years ago on a blind date on the 29th of October 2016. The pair are in madly love and openly speak out about the wonderful moment they shared together. 

A photo from Ashley wedding ceremony.
Ashley and Bobby walking down on aisle.
Image Source: Insta@ashley_dougherty412

On the engagement day, on September 1, 2017, Bobby gave a diamond ring to Ashley. The lovebirds wedding ceremony was conducted at Irons Mill Weddings in Pennsylvania on August 25, 2018. The duo walked down the aisle holding hand and exchange the rings saying 'I do'.

Siblings - Chris and Justin Dougherty

Talking about the family background of Ashley, she is the youngest child of her parents. She has two older brothers; Chris Dougherty and Justin Dougherty. All siblings still remain close today and supporting one another following personal life and career.

GodMother of Bryce James

Ashley Dougherty 32, is the godmother of her nephew Bryce James. As a responsible parent, she has been looking after the need and demand of her godson. Being a godmother is the proudest moment of her life as she stated in the WTAE page.

James turned 8 by September 29, 2019, as she wished him a happy birthday on a date on her social media. 

Ashley and Bryce photo collection.
Ashley Dougherty wishing happy birthday to godson Bryce James.
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Education - Alma Mater

Tracking down the information about Ashley's qualifications, she attended Mohawk High School. After graduation, she enrolled in Bethany College in West Virginia. Following her college days, she studied communication and grabbed a BA certificate. 

Later on, she joined Mississippi State University and graduated with a broadcast meteorology degree.

Homecoming Queen 

Following her high school days, she was crowned homecoming queen. She participates in the Pennsylvania Scholarship Pageant and finished in the top 10. She also competed in the other beauty contest including Miss Pennsylvania USA.

Professional Career

Ashley had her first job at the age of 13 as a washing golf carts. After that, she joined WTRF-TV7 as a meteorologist in Jan 2008 and worked until she assigned her new contract with WTAE-TV in 2012. Following her career, in Jan 2010 she also has undertaken the job of freelance meteorologist at KDKA-TV for 2 years. 

Dog Mum

Dougherty is the mother of a rescue dog, Bubba, which she adopted from an animal shelter in Ohio. She enjoys spending time cuddling, napping, and taking pictures with her pooch.

A picture of Ashley and Bubba taking a nap together.
Ashley and Bubba caught sleeping on camera.
Image Source: Insta@ashley_dougherty412

Animal Advocate 

Apart from meteorologists, Ashley is also a dedicated animal advocate. Being a kindhearted person, she takes a responsibility to raise voice for innocent animals. She is a spokesperson for animal abuse and neglect and works in a campaign to find forever homes for dogs and cats. 

Social Media Presence 

Ashley Dougherty is fully active on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. She has 12.3k fans following on her Instagram, whereas her Twitter account has over 17.3k followers till present. She loves to share stunning photos and videos from her joyful life.

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