Toya Washington was born in North London, England on 6 October 1984 in a Nigerian family. Her birth sign Libra indicates her as a kind and gentle person. She was raised up by her grandmother Kitty Murphy in Minneapolis. However, she still has not disclosed about her father, mother, and siblings. She is from British Nationality and belongs to Afro-British ethnicity.
Toya gets a bachelor’s degree in journalism and women’s studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She started to like the news business during her high school internship at WCCO-TV. However, more detail of her schooling and early life are still under review.
Toya is married to Brian and had two daughters, Alivia and Maya. Furthermore, she hasn’t shared any information about her spouse and their wedding except his name and hasn’t posted any pictures on social sites as well. She announced her 24 weeks of pregnancy through WISN 12 News on 12 January 2010.
She seems a quite secretive person so there is not any information about her previous relationships. Presently, she is happily living with her husband and children in Pewaukee, Wisconsin. There are not any rumors about her married life till this date.
Toya began her career as a journalist from CBS affiliates, WCCO-TV in Minneapolis. Then, she worked at WISC-TV and moved to WISN-TV in Madison as weekend news anchor and journalist in December 2002. As well as, she has hosted the Freedom Fund Reception in which American media proprietor, Oprah Winfrey was a keynote speaker In November 2003.
Likewise, she has covered presidential campaign in 2004 and interviewed the national figureheads like Wisconsin Gov. Tommy Thompson, Sen. Herb Kohl, and other famous personalities as well. As the matter of fact, she is an active member of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) in Washington DC. she has a YouTube channel titled, Ms. Washington where she posts reviews about products, tutorials, and fashions.
— Toya Washington (@Toya_Washington) September 10, 2018
As a well-known journalist, Toya has earned huge net worth. However, the exact amount of her earnings is still not revealed. Currently, she is working as an anchor at WISN 12 News in Milwaukee. The average salary for a News Anchor is $37,500 annually in Milwaukee. So, she also might be paying the same amount of money.