Ashley Dougherty Bio, Age, Family, Husband, Ring, Net Worth, WTAE TV Career

Ashley Dougherty Biography

Ashley Dougherty is a certified meteorologist from the United States working at WTAE TV based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. She joined the station in January 2012.


How old is Ashley Dougherty? – Age

Ashley is 34 years old as of 2021. She was born on May 18, 1987, in Wampum, Pennsylvania.

Ashley Dougherty Education

Dougherty earned her bachelor’s degree in communication from Bethany College, a private liberal arts college in West Virginia, after graduating from Mohawk High School. She excelled academically in both high school and college. She was a member of the cheerleading team and co-captain of the junior high and varsity squads at Mohawk, and she was honored and named to the College’s Communications and Media Arts “Wall of Fame” at Bethany. Mississippi State University awarded her a Meteorology degree.

Ashley Dougherty Family

Ashley is the youngest of the family’s three children. Chris and Justin are her two older brothers. She is a fun-loving aunt to three nieces and godmother to one nephew, thanks to her brothers.

Ashley Dougherty Husband – Ring

She is married to Robert Daft. The couple engaged in September 2017, a photo of her wearing a stunning diamond ring designed by Joyce’s Jewelry went viral. The pair married in August 2018, a year after their engagement, at Iron Mill Farmstead in Pittsburgh, PA, in a ceremony arranged by Bumble Burgh Events. The couple has a son Hayden Daft, born in December 2020.

Ashley has a pet dog named Bubba and a cat named Bella, and she enjoys spending time with them when she is at home. Ashley got Bubba from an Ohio animal rescue.

Ashley Dougherty and her husband Robert Daft's Photo
Ashley Dougherty and her husband Robert Daft’s Photo

Where is Ashley Dougherty now – Career

Given how far Ashley has come in her career, it’s easy to imagine it all began out well. The White American meteorologist, on the other hand, is in the opposite situation. Ashley’s first job was cleaning golf carts. What’s the point of golf? In addition to bocce, the young lady has a strong desire to play golf. She began working at the age of thirteen. Her enthusiasm for the game may have prompted her to join her high school golf team.

Ashley began her broadcast journalism career in 2008 after earning her Broadcast Meteorology certificate. She began her career as an editor and weekend meteorologist for WTRF in Wheeling, West Virginia. She joined KDKA-TV as a freelance meteorologist after nearly two years with the Virginia-based television station. She worked for two years with the Pittsburgh-based TV station before going on to her next position, this time with the ABC affiliate, WTAE-TV Channel 4 Action News. Ashley Dougherty has been working in the news broadcasting industry since 2012 and has a wealth of knowledge.

Ashley Dougherty Net Worth

She has an estimated net worth of $2 Million.