Ava Pittman Biography
Ava Pittman is a professional assignment editor and general assignment and investigative reporter working for NewsNation Network. She is proficient in delivering her services since she understands the responsibility bestowed on media outlets. Her passion to serve the community and keeping families informed guides her in the decisions she makes. She has served in many media outlets before making a stop at NewsNation.
Ava Pittman Age and Spouse
She was born on 14th April 1987 in the city of Waynesboro, Georgia. Ava has a close relationship with her mother, Eva Chandler, who has supported her in her entire journey. Despite being a go-getter, the 35-year-old has a heart for family. She is in a relationship with Haneef R Haqq who is a Risk and Regulatory Thought Leader and Athlete.
Ava Pittman Education
Pittman went to school at Burke County High School where she excelled in academics as well as in other activities. She was heavily inclined toward journalism groups and activities. She later joined New York University where she majored in social sciences and minored in media studies. In 2011, Ava joined Savannah State University where she studied mass communication and broadcast journalism. In school, she was active as a reporter and anchor for Savannah State’s campus news show, Tiger Eye News. Ava participated in and won a journalism competition held at Southern Regional Press Institute. She received an award that ushered her into the limelight.
Ava Pittman Career
Growing up in Georgia played a vital role in choosing the career she wanted. Her passion for journalism started when she was 7 years old. It shaped the path she would take afterward. Pittman’s hand in journalism started while she was a student at Savanna. She was the Anchor and Lead reporter for CH96 Tiger Eye News. Ava was involved in a competition, won, and received an award which earned her an internship opportunity at WJCL ABC.
As an intern, Ava wrote stories and promotions tease. She also participated in shooting stories. After four months, the organization hired her as a general assignment reporter. Her roles were assisting in producing stories, editing videos, attending weekly meetings, and reporting breaking news. After another four months, the company promoted her to the Lead reporter. However, after serving for two years, she left for Morris Publishing Company, Bluffton Today, where she was the Digital Media Manager who managed content for Bluffton Today, The Sun, and Hardeeville Today.
In June 2015, Ava joined PIX11 as an assignment editor. Her work there was successful as she was nominated twice for the 2019 Emmy in the Digital Producer, Assignment Editor category. Ava served at PIX11 for 6 years before leaving for Tribune Media where she had been working part-time. At Tribune, Ava was a production Assitant, Freelance News Writer, and Freelance Digital Content Producer. In 2021, Pittman announced that she would be joining News Nation Network as a Northeast Bureau Field Producer.
Ava Pittman Success, Salary, and Height
Pittman has more than 10 years of experience in the journalism business. This makes her skilled and highly dependable. It also makes her a high-income earner. Her salary is approximately $70,000 per year. Her height of 5 feet and 6 inches is also an addition to her great journalism skills.
In her journalism career, she has covered the death of Rapper DMX, the impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic, a terror attack on Halloween 2017, and the death of a 15-year-old boy killed by the Trinitarios Gand in Bronx.