Daniel Sparkman

Daniel Sparkman started his career at WSFA in Montgomery, Alabama in October 2003 as a Production Technician. He went on to learn many of the jobs in Production and some in News. In December 2004, Daniel found the opportunity for advancement and moved to KHOG/KHBS in Fayetteville, Arkansas, as a Photojournalist. Daniel spent 7 months working there and then took a hiatus from television to work as a banker. He worked for Arvest bank in Arkansas from August 2005 to March 2006. In March, Daniel moved back home to Montgomery and began work at WFRZ, Frazer Christian Television as Promotions Manager and Reporter.

A year later Daniel rejoined the team at WSFA. He served many roles there as Associate Producer and Weekend Assignment Editor before being promoted to lead-producer of Today in Alabama, one of the highest rated morning shows in America. Daniel left WSFA and moved to Birmingham and a short time later began working at WVUA. Daniel now serves as Anchor of WVUA News at 5 and Anchor/Producer of WVUA News at 10.

During his career Daniel has amassed several honors including an EMMY nomination, Associated Press awards, ABBY Awards, and several local honors.  

Outside of work Daniel enjoys outdoor activities and being with his friends and family and also spends a lot of time with his dogs. Daniel is very excited to be continuing his career at WVUA and bringing news to the people of Central Alabama.

If you would like to contact Daniel feel free to email him at dsparkman@wvuatv.com

You can also follow him on Twitter. @danielsparkman