Shawnette Wilson Biography
Shawnette Wilson is a skilled American journalist working at FOX 29 as an anchor. She joined the news team in January 2007 as a general assignment reporter and fill-in anchor. In addition, she then went on to anchor the former FOX 29 Mid-Day News and afterward FOX 29 Morning News. Catch every Monday through Friday reporting for the 10 and 11 p.m. news.
Shawnette Wilson Age
How old is Wilson? She is 49 years old as of 2023. Wilson was born on January 8, 1973, in Charlotte NC. She celebrates her birthday on January 8 every year.
Shawnette Wilson Education
She is a graduate of Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus, in New York. An active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., and the National Association of Black Journalists.
Shawnette Wilson Height|Weight
Wilson stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 70kgs
Shawnette Wilson Family
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.
Shawnette Wilson Husband
Wilson likes to keep her personal life private, hence she has not disclosed information about whether she is in a relationship or not. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Shawnette Wilson Children
She likes to keep her personal life private, hence she has not disclosed information about whether she has children or not. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Shawnette Wilson Career
Shawnette won several Emmy nominations from The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for two long-format enterprise stories on stranger danger/child abductions and sextortion involving children victimized and blackmailed by online predators over sexual images of the victim. Moreover, she is most proud of producing long-format stories, like her series on the heroin epidemic affecting young people and pregnant women, and young convicted felons returning to society, to name a few.
Prior to moving to Philadelphia, she served at the CBS station WBTV/WJZY in Charlotte, North Carolina, where she anchored the 10 o’clock weeknight news and reported for the station’s 11 p.m. newscast. Previously, she served as a reporter and then anchor of the 6, 10, and 11 p.m. news at the ABC station WJCL in Savannah, Georgia. Shawnette also worked as an anchor/reporter for local cable news station PV3 in Westminster, Maryland. She worked for about one year as an assignment desk assistant at Fox5 in Atlanta Georgia between on-air jobs.
During her tenure at Philadelphia Shawnette has covered major breaking news and historic weather events, such as Superstorm Sandy. She has also been part of leadership team coverage for the Phillies’ 2008 World Series victory, the Pope’s visit, the 2016 Democratic National Convention, and the Philadelphia Eagles’ historic 2018 Super Bowl victory.
She was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland, and she is a graduate of Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus, in New York. An active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., and the National Association of Black Journalists. She loves working with young children and mentoring teens. She also writes poetry and loves musicals. Her favorite little people in the world are her two nieces and three nephews.
Shawnette Wilson Salary|Net Worth
Wilson has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which she earned from her broadcasting career.
Shawnette Wilson Social Media Platforms
Wilson is very active on social media platforms and has over 8.9k followers on Twitter, 500 followers on Instagram, and over 4k followers on Facebook.