Patricia Boal is a veteran radio and television personality who is best known as the co-anchor of the 'CTV News at Six.' The 50-year-old in her more than two-decade career has reported from weather to sports including several Olympics.
Patricia Boal Wiki-Bio, Age, Husband, Children
Patricia Boal, who also goes by the name of Tricia Boal, was born in May 1970. Hence as of June 2020, she is 50 years old. Though she planned to celebrate her 50th birthday in Tennesse, however, due to coronavirus pandemic, she had to celebrate in her home only. Nonetheless, it was very special as she celebrated with her whole family.
Talking about family, she is happily married to sports commentator Gord Wilson. The couple is married for years and shares three children, namely; Jessica Wilson, Jake Wilson, and Lindsay Wilson. Patricia is also a step-mother to Kristin Wilson, daughter of her husband from his previous relationship. Patricia and her husband also have a fur baby.
Patricia Boal Went Into Self-Isolation in March
Patricia's husband, Gord Wilson, tested positive for coronavirus after his trip to America. Thus, from March 18, the CTV News anchor also went for self-isolation and worked from home. Thankfully, Boal never tested positive for coronavirus, and her husband recovered fully without any complications.
Patricia Boal Career and Net Worth
Patricia currently co-anchors CTV News at Six, alongside Graham Richardson. Before that, she used to anchor CTV News at 11:30 pm. Also, she has worked as a Sports Anchor and Weather anchor for CTV Ottawa.
Before joining CTV Ottawa, Boal has worked at the Score TV Network and covered Senators and Canadiens. Also, the McGill University alum has worked with Olympic News Channel and has covered 2016, 2012, and 2010 Olympics.
Patricia, however, started her career from radio in 1994. She worked for years in the newsroom of the Ottawa's New Country 94.
Overall Net Worth
On average, a CTV news anchor makes $38,000-$101,000 a year. Since Boal is a veteran radio and television personality, thus her salary is likely to be on the higher side of the pay scale. Her net worth as of 2020 is estimated to be $400,000.
Patricia Boal: Quick Facts
- Boal is originally from Ottawa, Ontario, and currently also resides there.
- Patricia completed a B.A. from McGill University.
- She attended Algonquin College for a year.
- Boal serves as a board member for STRIDE Assistance for the Disabled.
- Patricia can speak English and French.
- She completed high school from Glebe Collegiate Institute.