Jeanna Trotman Bio, Age, Family, Husband, Net Worth, Salary, WXYZ Career

Who is Jeanna Trotman? – Biography

Jeanna Trotman is the weekend sports anchor on WXYZ at 6 p.m. and 11 p.m., and WMYD at 10 p.m. During the week, she works as a sports reporter alongside Sports Director Brad Galli.


How old is Jeanna Trotman? – Age

Trotman was born in Detroit and raised in Detroit sports.

Jeanna Trotman Education

Trotman graduated as an honor student and NCAA athlete from Lake Superior State University. She was a collegiate volleyball player for the Lakers while also pursuing degrees in Communication, Professional Speaking, and Public Relations. She moved to the East Coast after graduating from LSSU to pursue her Master’s Degree in Broadcast Journalism with a specialization in Sports Reporting at Boston University.

Jeanna Trotman Family

Trotman’s parents claim that as a baby, the first thing she said was “pull the goalie” during a Red Wings playoff run in the 1990s. If she wasn’t watching sports, she was participating in them, and she loved to write. Trotman grew up as the only girl in her family, so pursuing a career in sports journalism came naturally to her.

Who is Jeanna Trotman Married to? – Husband

She married Zach Trotman in 2017 after meeting as LSSU college student-athletes. Zach has left the NHL after nearly a decade of service with the Boston Bruins, Los Angeles Kings, and Pittsburgh Penguins. The Trotman’s live in the Detroit area with their son Luca and German Shepherd Murphy.

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Jeanna Trotman Photo

Jeanna Trotman Career

Trotman’s first job in television was as Sports Director at KAAL, an ABC affiliate in Rochester, Minnesota. Trotman then returned to her home state of Michigan in 2017, taking a position as Sports Director at WEYI/WSMH, Flint’s NBC and FOX affiliate. Trotman returned to WXYZ in 2021 to work in the sports department, where she had previously interned.

Trotman has reported on everything from the NHL playoffs to the NCAA basketball National Championship, as well as the Ryder Cup and high school state championships. Trotman, who has professional and collegiate sports experience, takes pride in her storytelling, with a focus on local sports. Trotman values and understands the role sports play in a community after moving from a small market to her hometown of Detroit.

Jeanna Trotman Salary

Her annual salary is estimated to be $24,292.

Jeanna Trotman Net Worth

She has an estimated net worth of $1 million.