News personality, Mark Packer is popularly known as the anchors of the 4:00 p.m. newscast on WVLT. Mark with the skills of more than two decades in sports broadcasting has become a profound figure in the sports journalism. Mark has formed his own company called Pack-Man Sports Productions, Inc and covered all around the East Tennessee sports.
How Much Is Mark's Net Worth?
Radio/TV broadcaster Mark Packer with his more than 25 years of experience in the field of sports has accumulated huge net worth from his career. Mark started his broadcasting career since his high schooling in 1986. And he derives his earnings from his career that has spanned for more than three decades. He is also the owner of Pack-Man Sports Productions, Inc, from which he summons decent fortune.
Mark Packer started play-by-play of high school football games during his young age. Later, he began hosting "Sports Update with Mark Packer." After his graduation, he worked as the weekend sports anchor at KMID (ABC) in Midland/Odessa, Texas. After six months, he was promoted to Sports Director and probably received big paychecks.
After he got married, Mark with his wife moved to Knoxville as he was hired as the weekend sports anchor at WBIR (NBC). Well, as per Paysa.com, the average salary of News Anchor in Knoxville is estimated to be around $77,395. Mark, who is the recipient of "Best Sportscaster in Knoxville," is entitled to a higher salary than an average news anchor.
In 2004, Mark founded his own sports broadcasting company named Pack-Man Sports Productions, Inc. Besides sports broadcasting, he also had established his non-profit charity foundation named Fields of Dreams, LLC. He received $10.1 million from donors, Haslam family, Pilot and Pilot Flying J. Till now and helped Knox County Schools and had spent $1.3 million in education funds.
Mark Packer Enjoying Blissful Married Life
Mark while covering the famed Permian Panthers for four seasons, he met Dee Dee Stanfield. The couple fell for each other and started dating. In the summer of 1996, Mark Packer and his longtime girlfriend Dee Dee tied the knot. The newly married couple moved to Knoxville after Mark was hired as weekend sports anchor at WBIR (NBC).
As of now, the couple is blessed with three more daughters in their family named, Hillary, age 23, Blakelee, age 18, and Presley, age 15. He with his wife often keeps flaunting the photos of family on social media. On 17 April 2017, Dee Dee took to Facebook and shared an adorable picture of her with husband and three daughters.
Mark Packer poses with his wife and three daughters on 17 April 2017 (Photo: Facebook)
Dee Dee is not only the one who keeps sharing the pictures to fans. Her husband, Mark also shared the memory of vacation in social media. Well, Mark with his family members is relishing the cherishing moment together. As of now, Mark's daughter Blakelee is studying at The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and his daughter, Presley at Farragut High School. Presley Packer wished him on his birthday back on 10 March 2016
Mark Packer celebrates his birthday on 10 March every year. But yet the information about his birth year and age is missing from his wiki. Mark completed his graduation in Radio/TV/Film from Texas Christian University. He stands at a tall height and possesses a healthy body shape. The American news personality belongs to white ethnicity.