Tyisha Fernandes is an American journalist famed for her political and social news coverage intended to bring positive changes in society.
For her outstanding work, she received an Edward R. Murrow Award in 2009 honoring her in-depth news coverage, exposing the highly inefficient and costly school transportation system in Lee County.
Tyisha Fernandes' Wiki: Age, Family
Tyisha Fernandes celebrates her birthday on 15th May every year.
The 40-year-old journalist is a native of Boston. Regarding her ethnicity, she is found to be originally from Cape Verde, where most of the people are West African and European, mainly Portuguese descents.
Tyisha has shared several photos time and again about her family members.
On her social media timelines, one can see pictures with beautiful captions featuring her parents, brother Greg Fernandes and sister Deanna Boivert (Fernandes).
Furthermore, Tyisha has shared several posts about missing her mother, who passed away due to a brain aneurysm in mid-2010. Her mother had retired after 34 years of teaching during her last days.
Similarly, as a family loving person, she never misses the chance to spend time and enjoy with her family members.
As of her education, she attended Howard University and graduated with a degree in Broadcast Journalism.
Tyisha Fernandes Married To Husband?
Tyisha Fernandes is currently engaged to a guy whose name is yet to be disclosed. Though she has shared several photos with her fiance, she has not introduced her love publicly.
She was recently engaged when her long-time boyfriend proposed to her in August 2019. On 11th August 2019, Tyisha shared her engagement ring through her Instagram.
Since then, the lovely pair has shared several photos on their social media posts, including their engagement photos.
Tyisha Fernandes with her fiance on 19 October 2019 (Photo: Tyisha Fernandes' Instagram)
However, she has not announced when they are going to tie the knot of husband-wife.
Nevertheless, on 25th September 2019, Tyisha wrote on Instagram that she was choosing a wedding dress. She didn’t provide any further information about her wedding.
More to her love story, on an Instagram post dated 11th August 2019, Tyisha also revealed that she met her now-fiance 20 years ago when she was studying at Howard University.
Tyisha began her career in January 2004 as a multimedia journalist at KWES situated in Midland, Texas.
After that, she worked for WFTX FOX 4 in Fort Myers, Florida, as a weekend anchor and lead reporter.
Then, she joined the post of a general assignment reporter at WFXT, a Fox affiliate news agency in Boston.
Working there for some time, she went to Atlanta and joined WSB-TV’s Channel 2 Action News in November 2014. As of 2019, she is still working there as a reporter and anchor.
Talking about her earnings, Tyisha is undoubtedly paid a handsome salary by her current employer, but she has not disclosed the exact amount.