Pamela Donielle Oliver was born on March 10 in Dallas, TX. Pam Oliver, as she is popularly known, is an American television sports reporter known for reporting on the sideline of various NBA and NFL games.
Pam Oliver began her show business career in Albany at the WALB channel. This is Albany, Georgia and not NY. She started her career in 1985 as a news reporter. The next year, Oliver moved to WAAY-TV in Huntsville, Alabama. After that stop, Oliver moved to WIVB-TV in Buffalo, New York in 1988. Two years later in 1990, Oliver moved to WTVT in Tampa, Florida, where she began her career as a sports anchor in 1991.
Oliver moved to KHOU-TV in Houston, Texas, where she continued to be a sports anchor. In 1993, Oliver joined the sports television network ESPN. In 1995, Oliver joined FOX Sports, where she worked as a sideline reporter at NFL games. In 2005, Oliver joined TNT as a sideline reporter for their NBA Playoffs coverage.
As the story shows, Pam Oliver has always been on the move, gather requisite experience and then moving up the chain. ESPN and FOX Sports are big names and there is nobody bigger than them. She is a true American success story.
Another interesting tid bit is that she is a military brat.