Have you ever had the strange yearning to meet the partner of your dream as in movies? To fall in love at first sight, where the situation turns out to be plotting romanticism. Seems like a cheesy imagination, right?
Well, it may seem cheesy to many of us, but it was indeed a reality for the Emmy award-winning broadcast journalist, Paula Tutman, as she found the man of her dreams in an unexpected scenario with a motorcycle.
Paula Tutman Wiki-Like-Bio
Paula was born on 21 August 1976 to her loving parents. She has two other members in her family: her older brother, who is a law professor and professional environmentalist and, her twin sister, Lisa, who is also an Emmy award-winning journalist.
Having spent most of her childhood in Sierra Leone, West Africa, and Tanzania, East Africa, Paula was always interested in story-telling, hence she was inclined to Journalism.
A little-known fact maybe: apart from being a diligent journalist, Paula is also an award-winning author. Although she has written a plethora of books, one that really stood out was a riveting thriller novel, Deadline.
Paula Tutman Wedding, Husband
If you are having any trouble to take your career and family hand-in-hand, then Paula may be the perfect inspiration for you.
Despite her hectic schedule, Paula tries to spend as much time as possible with her husband, Johnny Menifee, fire-chief at Southfield, Michigan and her three beautiful stepdaughters. In fact, now is not the only time she has managed to take time for her family; she is doing it for the last 11 years since the couple had their first date.
Rewind to 2007: Paula has a seemingly interesting story to tell about how she met her man.
Some guy I'd met a week prior named Karl Kuss invited me to a charity motorcycle ride. A guy named Johnny Menifee asked Karl's wife, Kathy if he should go. Glad she said, "yes". And a 60 mile blind date turned into a lifetime friendship and love affair."
Right from the moment, Paula and her husband began to visit each other frequently, which ignited love between them. Later, both of them molded their raw love into marriage on 9 September 2009.
Paula Tutman and her husband, Johnny Menifee celebrates their 9th anniversary on 9 September 2017 (Photo: Paula Tutman's Facebook)
Moreover, motorcycle-made-couple celebrated their 9th anniversary on 9 September 2017 as the Paula flaunted the beautiful pictures of their togetherness. Looking at their after-wedding pictures, it is evident that they have true love for each other.
42-years-old Paula made a big break in her life with her arrival at WDIV Local 4 Michigan in 1992 at the tender age of 16. Since then, she has been serving the network as a general assignment reporter.
Apart from journalism, Paula is actively involved in the community service, which she considers her second full-time job. She handles the respect of Tutman tribe as the founder of Children’s Tooth Fairy Foundation, a non-profit that strives to provide education and dental care to uninsured and underserved children of Michigan.