Jane McGarry Profile
Jane McGarry is an American News Anchor who is currently the host of Good Morning Texas at WFAA in Dallas, Texas. She also reports and anchors the popular “Texas Legends” series for the daily lifestyle and information program.
Jane McGarry Career
She is a native of Anna, Illinois, and has a B. A. degree in Political Science from Southern Illinois University. Her first broadcasting career began on the radio while she was still in Illinois. She broadcasted there for a few years while she was in college & had her own show.
In 1982, she started at KXAS-TV NBC5 as a full-time reporter, then a lead anchor. She left the station in May of 2012 and joined WFAA in March of 2013.
During her more than 30-year career in television news, she has interviewed celebrities and national leaders including President George W. Bush, First Lady Laura Bush, legendary Dallas Cowboys quarterback Roger Staubach, Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, Texas music legend Willie Nelson, Dallas Mavericks owner and entrepreneur Mark Cuban and popular TV host Ellen DeGeneres.
She has received the National Gracie Award for “Best Local News Anchor in the Country”, a Lone Star Emmy Award for “Best Newscast in Texas” and a prestigious Edward R. Murrow Award for broadcast journalism.
McGarry is also the founder and President of JaneMcGarry.com, a media company that provides on-camera coaching and media training for corporations and their executives and also small business owners. She serves on the board of the AiRS Foundation, dedicated to providing women around the world access to reconstructive breast surgery, and also the Communications Committee of the world-renowned Dallas Museum of Art. She has an avid interest in social justice and does extensive work with the Black Academy of Arts & Letters. Jane’s biography is not available on Wikipedia. However, her information can be found on other sites on the internet.
Quick Facts About Jane McGarry
|Full Name||Jane McGarry|
|Age||64 years old as of 2020|
|Net Worth||$100,000 – $1 Million|
Jane McGarry Age
McGarry was born in 1956 in the United States (she is 64 years old as of 2020.) It is however not known when she celebrates her birthday.
Jane McGarry Family
Information regarding McGarry’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Jane McGarry Husband
McGarry is married to a man named Kelvin and the couple is blessed with one son, Michael who is in his twenties.
Jane McGarry Salary
McGarry earns an annual salary of over $63,000.
Jane McGarry Net Worth
McGarry has an estimated net worth of between $100,000 – $1 Million which she has earned through her successful career as an Anchor.
Jane McGarry Arrest
In 2012, McGarry was arrested for breaking a traffic signal. She was pulled over by the police officer and found in a drunk state. She was asked to perform sobriety tests which she failed and was sentenced to prison for a year and a half, $1,200 in fines, and 40 hours of community service.
Jane McGarry WFAA
At WFAA, McGarry works alongside;
- Eric Alvarez – General Assignment Reporter
- Nick Blackhall – Social Media / Mobile Technology Manager
- Sonia Azad – Reporter
- Kalee Dionne – Meteorologist
- Pete Delkus – Chief Meteorologist
- Tanya Eiserer – Investigative Reporter
- Dale Hansen – Sportscaster
- Jake Harris – Multi-Media Journalist
- Jesse Hawila – Meteorologist
- Matt Howerton – Reporter
- David Goins – Reporter
- Demond Fernandez – Reporter
- Cleo Greene – Anchor
- Jonah Javad – Sports Anchor
- William Joy – General Assignment Reporter
- Chris Lawrence – Anchor/Reporter
- Mike Leslie – Sports Anchor/Reporter
- Cynthia Izaguirre – Anchor
- Charlotte Huffman – Investigative Reporter
- Sean Giggy – Reporter
- Greg Fields – Meteorologist