Jason Whitely Biography
Jason Whitely is an American Emmy award-winning Senior News Reporter and host who is currently working at WFAA. He serves as the host of Inside Texas Politics which is a weekly political broadcast that airs Sunday at 9 a.m. on Channel 8.
Jason Whitely Education
Whitely attended Western Kentucky University where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science.
Jason Whitely Career
He has served as a journalist for twenty-eight years and over the years, he has witnessed four executions of prison inmates on Texas’ Death Row, reported extensively on immigration and security issues along the United States Mexico border, also covered the collapse of Enron, aviation with American Airlines and Southwest Airlines, the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster, along with ten hurricanes, including; Katrina which crippled New Orleans in 2005, and Harvey which submerged Houston in 2017.
In addition, his peers honored him with; two Edward R. Murrow Awards, 24 Emmy Awards, and two dozen others from the Associated Press in Texas, Illinois, Tennessee. Furthermore, he has also been honored by the; Tennessee School Boards Association, Missouri Broadcasters Association, Texas Medical Association, Dallas Press Club, and Houston Press Club.
Furthermore, he won an Emmy award for Best General Assignment Reporter in the years 2019, 2018, 2017, 2010, and 2005. Before she relocated to Dallas, she worked at WKRN (Channel 2), in Nashville, Channel 4 in St. Louis, Channel 11 in Houston, KMOV, and at KHOU.
Jason Whitely Age
Whitely likes to keep his personal life private hence has not yet disclosed the year and month he was born. It is therefore not known when he celebrates her birthday. However, she might be in his 40’s.
Jason Whitely Height
Whitely stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.
Jason Whitely Family
Whitely has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Whitely has any siblings.
Jason Whitely Wife
Whitely is a married man however, he has not revealed the name of his wife.
Jason Whitely Children
Together with his wife, they have been blessed with two sons whose names he has not disclosed.
Jason Whitely Salary
Whitely earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Jason Whitely Net Worth
Whitely has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through being a senior news reporter and host.