Tracye Hutchins Biography
Tracye Hutchins is an American news anchor from Scottsdale, Las Vegas, who has been working for CBS 46 Atlanta since 2007.
Tracye graduated from Northern Arizona University with a bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism.
Her career started during her college days. She worked at a country radio station as a news reporter in Flagstaff, Arizona.
Tracye’s first official job was as a bureau chief reporter for a television station in Kirksville, Missouri.
She later moved to Terre Haute, Indiana to cover the town’s job crisis with the closing of their factories.
Tracye Hutchins Age
Tracye was born on January 9, 1969. She is 50 years old as of 2018.
Tracye Hutchins Family
Tracye was brought up in Las Vegas. Her mother died of breast cancer in 2012. Tracye belongs to mixed ethnicity and is an American national.
Tracye Hutchins Husband
Tracye was married to Steve Overmyer. The couple got married in 2001. After their wedding, the couple moved to Atlanta where they welcomed their daughter, Paige.
However, two years into their marriage, Tracye discovered that her husband was cheating on her with CNN anchor Rudi Bakhtiar.
The couple divorced in 2005 and since then, Tracye has been raising their daughter as a single mom.
The two, however, have remained on good terms.
Tracye Hutchins CBS46
Tracye joined CBS46 in 2007 to co-host the morning show. She now co-anchors CBS46 Morning News weekdays at 4:30, 5, 6 and 7 a.m.
Tracye worked for six and a half years on the show covering breaking news, events in the community and interviewing celebrities until she transitioned to evenings in the fall of 2013.
Prior to working at CBS46, Tracye worked for the CBS affiliate KFMB in San Diego, California. Prior to that, she was working at CNN Headline News covering world news events, daily health stories, and entertainment features for four years.
She was live on the air during major breaking news stories including the break-up of the Columbia space shuttle over Texas and the capture of ousted Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein.
Tracye has spent the last 20 years covering the news across the country from hurricanes in Fort Myers, FL to 120-degree heat waves in Phoenix, AZ and factory closings in Terre Haute, IN to soy bean crops in Kirksville, MO where she started her television news career in 1993.
Tracye Hutchins Salary
Tracye earns an average salary of $52, 000.