Jobina Fortson Biography|Profile
Jobina Fortson is a skilled American journalist currently working at ABC7-KGO News as an anchor. In elementary school, her parents bought her a children’s video camera. She would record her version of music videos and news stories, and host “premieres” for her family. Her parents had planted the first seed in her budding journalism career.
Jobina Fortson Age
How old is Fortson? She is 30 years old as of 2024. Fortson was born on July 9, 1992, in the United States. She celebrates her birthday on the 9th 0f July every year.
Jobina Fortson Education
She attended Howard University in Washington, D.C.
Jobina Fortson Height|Weight
She stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 55kgs.
She was born in the united state, however, she has not revealed information regarding her family members. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Jobina Fortson Husband|Married
She likes to keep her personal life private, hence she has not disclosed information whether he is in a relationship or not. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Jobina Fortson Children
She likes to keep her personal life private, hence she has not disclosed information whether she has children or not. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Jobina Fortson Career
Fortson got her first real experience in news writing for her high school newspaper, The Tiger Tales. Her involvement in radio and television started in college. She attended Howard University in Washington, D.C. and it was the best decision she made. Her professors were encouraging and helped her secure great internships with various networks and local television stations. She was honored with the White House Correspondents’ Association Scholarship during her junior year. President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama presented her with the award.
After graduation, Fortson moved from Washington, D.C. to the eastern shore of Maryland to work for WMDT-TV. CULTURE SHOCK! She was reporting on chicken farms, crabbing, and NASCAR. It was a great experience and she did everything. She was a reporter, anchor, producer, photographer- and one day even worked as a floor director because someone didn’t show up.
Fortson spent just under two years in Maryland before moving to Louisville, KY to work for WAVE-TV. She now has a love for the Kentucky Derby, hot chicken, and so many great people in the Bluegrass state. In addition, she reported and anchored in Louisville for two years before moving to the Bay Area! She moved there for love and has fallen in love with that place as well.
Jobina Fortson salary |Net Worth
She has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which she earns from her broadcasting career.
Jobina Fortson Social Media Platforms
She is very active on social media platforms and has over 3.3k followers on Twitter, 3.2k followers on Instagram, and over 4k followers on Facebook.