Jasmine Franklin Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Husband, KSLA News, Salary, and Net Worth

Jasmine Franklin is an American Award-winning Anchor and Reporter working for KSLA News as a weekend reporter and anchor.

Jasmine Franklin Biography

Jasmine Franklin is an American Award-winning Anchor and Reporter working for KSLA News as a weekend reporter and anchor. Previously, she worked for ABC 7 Chicago as an investigative news intern.

Jasmine Franklin Education

Franklin attended Homewood-Flossmoor High School in 2014 where she earned a diploma in 2018. While there, she worked as an anchor at the daily student-run newscasts which won her various 1st place Midwest regional awards. Later on, Jasmine enrolled at Grambling State University where she received a Bachelor’s degree in Media studies and Mass Communication in 2022. As a freshman at Grambling State University, Jasmine went abroad to Italy to study.

During her period at the University, she served as an intern for several channels such as NBC Sports Network, Coca-Cola, ABC 7 News Chicago, and The Chicago Sun-Times. As an undergraduate student, she made headlines when she became the youngest editor-in-chief of The Gramblinite Newspaper.

Jasmine Franklin Career

Franklin works as a weekend news anchor and reporter at KSLA News 12 in Shreveport, Louisiana. She has been with the station for more than a year since she joined in January 2023. Prior to working for KSLA News, Jasmine worked for ABC 7 Chicago as an investigative news intern. In her role as an investigative news intern, she worked for the station from May 2022 to January 2024.

Before working as an investigative news intern, Franklin worked as a news reporter at KNOE-TV8 in Monroe, Louisiana. While there, she was in charge of various duties such as editing content, researching stories, and writing scripts. She also conducted interviews with prominent politicians such as U.S. Secretary of HUD and Vice President of the U.S. as well as reported major breaking news including car crashes and shootings.

Previously, Jasmine served as a sports reporter at NBC Sports where she met top athletes such as NBA Champion J.R. Smith. She also wrote and executed story ideas for NBC Sports and created scripts for sporting events like high school and college football games. Franklin served the station for two months from October 2021 to November 2021.

Jasmine Franklin photo
Jasmine Franklin photo

Franklin began her professional career at the Chicago Sun-Times working as a breaking news intern from May 2019 to August 2019. During her time at Chicago Sun, Jasmine covered breaking news stories including house fires and shootings as well as pitched story ideas during staff meetings. In addition to this, she also created untold stories that push boundaries and shatter perceptions surrounding communities of color.

Jasmine Franklin Age

Franklin likes to keep her personal life private and hence has not yet disclosed the year and month she was born. It is therefore not known when she celebrates her birthday. However, she might be in her 20s.

Jasmine Franklin Height

Franklin stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 5 inches tall.

Jasmine Franklin Family

Franklin was born and raised in the south suburbs of Chicago, United States alongside her sister. When she is not reporting, Jasmine loves to listen to music, travel, cook, and go shopping.

Jasmine Franklin Husband

Franklin is very private about her personal life therefore it is not known if she is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of her being in any past relationship with anyone.

Jasmine Franklin Net Worth

Franklin has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through being a reporter at KLSA News.

Jasmine Franklin Salary

Franklin earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.

Jasmine Franklin Awards and Honors

  • Viking Broadcasting Company, MVP of the Year
  • Louisiana Press Association, 1st place, Best Layout & Design
  • Midwest Media Association, 1st place, Video News Package
  • AT&T Rising Future Maker

Jasmine Franklin KSLA News

Franklin works at KSLA News where she works alongside other famous KSLA News anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;

  1. Matt Jones
  2. Austin Evans
  3. CJ Cartledge
  4. Tamer Knight
  5. Alexandria Savage
  6. Donna Keeya
  7. Naydu Daza Maya
  8. Priscilla Borrego
  9. Domonique Benn
  10. Biskie Duncan
  11. Chris Demirdjian