Quick facts
Birth date 10 Mar, 1961
Age 58 yrs
Occupations Journalist
Athletics competitor
Sports commentator
Citizenship United States of America
Birth place Dallas
Education Florida A&M University
Gender Female
Description American sportscaster

Pam Oliver is an American TV personality. Her full birth name is Pamela Donielle Oliver. She is mostly renowned as a sportscaster. She was born on the 10th of March in the year of 1961. The place she was born is called Dallas which is beautiful place situated in Texas. Her work on sidelines in National Basketball Association (NBA) and in National Football League which is known as NFL brought her fame.


Before entering into TV profession, she studied at the Niceville High School. She spent her teenage time at Niceville in Florida. After completing the graduation from Niceville High School, she attended at the Florida A&M University. She was excelled in different games like Tennis, Basketball and Track and Field during her study in the Niceville High School. She continued the track endeavors in Florida A&M University and managed to become college All-American in 400 meter and the mile relay. She achieved the broad journalism degree and completed her graduation in the year of 1984. Her biography is enriched with a successful career.


Her career in broadcasting started as a news reporter with the channel named as WLAB which is situated at Albany in Georgia in the year of 1985. In 1986, she went to Alabama and started working with WAAY-TV in Huntsville. Then in 1988, she joined in WIVB-TV at Buffalo in New York. There she worked for two years. In the year of 1990, she joined at the WTVT in Florida and started to work as a sports anchor there. Later on, she worked at KHOU-TV as a sports anchor in Huston for some time. She began to work in ESPN in 1993 and in 1995 after working at ESPN for two years or so; she joined at Fox Sports and started to work as a sideline reporter there with the channels best broadcast team. She worked there for many years. In 2005 she joined at the TNT and continued to work as a sideline reporter for the coverage of NBA. During her career in sports casting she achieved an award from the magazine as ‘Outstanding Woman in journalism’ in 2004. Her career is full of success and pretty exemplary. She has been able to manage earn a lot with her success as well. Right now her net worth is $4 million and it is not stable in that figure. The figure is increasing as years go by. Because of her enormous success in her career, she is getting a huge amount of salary which is $1 million per year.


She is a wonderful woman. Her height is 5’10’’. She got married in the year of 1990. The name of the husband this wonderful woman is Alvin Whitney. They are happily living together. Though it’s shocking, but there was some talking about her hair. Once she stated that she does her own hair. The amazing thing about this amazing woman is, she is so friendly and loves to talk freely with everyone she meets. People love her work pretty much.

Last Modified: Feb 13, 2020

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