Ann Marie LaFlamme Biography – Ann Marie LaFlamme Wiki
Ann Marie LaFlamme is an American Emmy Award-Winning anchor and reporter. She worked as a reporter and anchor at WXMI-TV in Detroit from March 2015 until March 2020. She attended Notre Dame Preparatory High School, Pontiac, MI graduating in June 2005. She graduated from Central Michigan University in May 2009 with Bachelor of Applied Arts. While at CMU, she anchored and reported for News Central 34, an award winning student-run newscast. She was also named the broadcasting programs ‘Best Writer,’ was a member of the Public Relations Student Society of America, the Student Recreation Association and high jumped for the women’s track and field team. In July 2011, she graduated from Los Angeles Reporters Clinic, Los Angeles, CA.
Ann Marie LaFlamme was a Community Correspondent and interned at CBS/CW50 in Detroit. She also worked as an auto show presenter and as a freelance journalist. She joined 9&10 news team in August 2011. She left 9&10 news in March 2013 to join FOX 17.
LaFlamme worked at FOX 17 as an anchor and reporter. She hosted the weekly FOX 17 segment, “West Michigan’s Most Wanted,” and also produced the weekly “Forever Home” segment featuring foster children searching for families.
When it was time for her to leave FOX 17 in March 2015, FOX 17 News Director Brooks Blanton said he appreciated LaFlamme’s hard work and wished her well in the future.
“Ann Marie is a talented journalist and always worked hard to break big stories during her two years with us,” Brook said. “She played a key role in launching our ‘West Michigan’s Most Wanted’ segments, and her work alongside law enforcement agencies has resulted in several fugitives being captured over the past few months.”
Ann Marie LaFlamme joined WXYZ-TV in Detroit in March 2015 and worked as a reporter and anchor until March 2020. On March 9, 2020, She announced that she was leaving WXYZ in an Instagram post. She wrote, “Some difficult news to share – next Friday will be my last day with WXYZ. I may not understand their business decision but I trust and respect it and I know this will truly be for the best.
“While I’m sad to be leaving a job I worked so hard for, more than anything I want to thank all of you. I grew up watching WXYZ and it was my dream to someday be part of the station that inspired me to become a journalist. It has been a tremendous honor and privilege to be welcomed into your homes every morning on TV and for that, I am incredibly grateful. The memories I have made over the last five years will be forever cherished and I cannot even begin to describe how thankful I am for the love and support I have received from the community that I call home.
“Since starting my career as a reporter in Northern Michigan my priority has been to use this platform to help people and protect them. It has been a true blessing to hear you and share your stories, to give you a voice and power in locating fugitives in our neighborhoods and to shine light on important causes that affect our families and our community. I can’t even begin to describe the appreciation I have for my amazing coworkers, family and friends who have been by my side with unwavering love. The relationships I have been fortunate enough to build are priceless and irreplaceable.
“Thank you all for your loyalty, for seeing who I truly am, for accepting me and allowing me to become a part of your families. I can’t wait to share with you what’s next, God is faithful and his plan is always perfect.”
She has been awarded Orchards Children’s Services Champions for Children Advocate Award for her work helping recruit foster parents and finding loving families for foster children in Michigan. She is also a volunteer with Special Olympics Michigan, The Miracle League, Humane Society.
Ann Marie LaFlamme Age
Ann Marie was born on August 12, 1987, and raised in Rochester Hills, Michigan, United States.
Ann Marie LaFlamme Height
Ann Marie LaFlamme stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m).
Ann Marie LaFlamme Married – Ann Marie LaFlamme Boyfriend
Is Ann Marie LaFlamme married? She is engaged to be married to her boyfriend Jake Gidell. In March 2021, she revealed her engagement on Social media, posting a photo to the couple with the boyfriend down on one knee. She wrote: “Forever and ever and ever. I can’t wait to spend the rest of my life with my best friend, soulmate and love of my life. I’m the luckiest girl in the world, I love you @jake_gidell.”
In March 2021, she wished her boyfriend a happy birthday on Social media, writing, “Happy Birthday to the man who makes me belly laugh everyday, takes me on endless adventures, is good at literally everything, loves me & Jake unconditionally and is the kindest, most caring, incredibly hotman in the world! Here’s to 31 @jake_gidell. I can’t wait for the year we have ahead of us.”
Ann Marie LaFlamme Real Name
Ann Marie LaFlamme is her real name.
Ann Marie LaFlamme Family
On March 16, 2020, Ann Marie LaFlamme announced a family tragedy on social media. She revealed that her father had had an organ transplant and her grandfather had died. She wrote, “In the last 24 hours my father received a life-saving organ transplant and my grandfather went to be with Jesus. I truly believe my grandpa was waiting for my dad to find a donor before letting go. Thank you to all of the medical staff working around the clock during this pandemic. Please keep my family in your prayers.”
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To know him is to love him. Happy 9th Birthday to my sweet Jacob! He truly is my joy and such a gift from God💕 📷: Thank you to my amazingly talented friend Holly Qualman for snapping these pics of me and my sweet boy😍 hollyqphoto.com #happygotchaday #whorescuedwho #dogsofinstagram #yeswehadaparty
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Ann Marie LaFlamme Memberships
- Central Michigan University Broadcast & Cinematic Arts
- Alumni Advisory Board
- Special Olympics Michigan
- Michigan Humane Society
- Miracle League
- Judson Center
- Orchards Children’s Services – 2015 Champions for Children