Ashley Dougherty, All About her Life and Net Worth
Ashley Dougherty is a renowned American meteorologist and earned huge popularity during her work on many television networks. Ashley Dougherty hosted several noon and morning programs on different channels. WTAE-TV and ABC affiliate channels she hosted.
Moreover, Ashley Dougherty also did a job as a broadcast journalist on channels like KDKA television and WTRF-TV. She has been working as a freelance weather reporter for two years. Ashley also posted on a production assistant and editor or commentary The Point. She also is included as a member of Bethany’s communications and Media Arts Wall of Fame.
Ashley is a gorgeous lady, so she started her career in modelling. She also took part in Pennsylvania Scholarship Pageant and the Miss Pennsylvania USA. As we know, Ashley Dougherty is very enthusiastic and a workaholic; that’s why she is one of the TV hosts.
Ashley Dougherty Early Life
Ashley was born 18 May 1887 in Wampum, Lawrence Country, Pennsylvania. She has two elder brothers named Chris Dougherty and Justin Dougherty. She got her early education from Mohawk High School.
As she was the only sister of her two brothers, That’s because she remained a member of the boys’ golf team at her school. Ashley Dougherty participated in various sports and remained part of many sports teams. She was also selected as vice-captain of the cheerleading junior high and varsity squad.
Ashley remained a member of the sorority group Zeta Tau Alpha. Moreover, she was admitted to Bethany College in West Virginia and graduated in Communication. Lastly, Ashley Dougherty took the broadcast meteorology certificate at Mississippi State University.
Ashley Dougherty Career
As we know that Ashley loves sports and participated in various games, including golf games. For this reason, at 13, she started as a cart cleaner—her first job, which she started at a very young age.
However, in 2008, she began her career as a journalist at WTRF, Wheeling, West Virginia, and from 2008 to 2010, she worked as a weekend meteorologist.
Then she moved to KDKA-TV, where she worked as a freelance meteorologist till 2012. To increase her expertise and gain better experience, Ashley joined WATAE-TV Channel 4 Action News, where she worked as a morning and noon meteorologist. Moreover, in 2013 Ashley was nominated in Pittsburgh’s Finest for her immense contribution to charity work toward the community.
In her professional life, she has also gained many achievements in every field where she worked. In Bethany’s Communications and Media Arts Wall of Fame, Ashley Dougherty received the Best Meteorologist award from Pittsburgh Magazine.
She has a successful modelling career became one of the reasons for her popularity. She also donated and did tremendous charity work, and she does humanitarian service.
Her dancing skills gave her the card to enter the Dancing For a Cause dance competition. This dancing show has been providing shelter and rights against domestic violence. Ashley also loves pets very much, and she also has a pet name Bubba which is a dog; however, she has a cat also named cat Bella.
Ashley Dougherty Love Life
Ashley has been leading a peaceful life; however, her happiness doubled when she married her long-term boyfriend, Robert Baft. The couple got married on 25 August 2018 after their long-term relationship.
Moreover, the wedding ceremony was held at Iron Mill Farmstead, Pittsburgh, and Bumble Burgh Events organized the ceremony. Ashley and Robert decided to get married to their friends and family.
Ashley’s Net Worth 2023
Ashley has a good amount in her bank balance. Although she never told about her earnings and jobs, some sources estimated Ashley’s net worth to be $2 million, and her salary ranges between $200,000 and $250,000.