Jason Whitely Profile
Jason Whitely is an American Senior News Reporter at WFAA in Dallas, Texas. He is also the host of Inside Texas Politics, a weekly political broadcast that airs Sunday at 9 a.m. on Channel 8.
Jason Whitely Career
Whitely earned a B.A. in Political Science from Western Kentucky University. Before coming to Dallas, he worked for KHOU, KMOV, Channel 11 in Houston, Channel 4 in St. Louis and at WKRN, Channel 2, in Nashville.
In his 28-year career, he has reported extensively on immigration and security issues along the U.S.– Mexico border, covered aviation with American Airlines and Southwest Airlines, witnessed four executions of prison inmates on Texas’ Death Row, the collapse of Enron, the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster, along with ten hurricanes, including Harvey which submerged Houston in 2017 and Katrina which crippled New Orleans in 2005.
He has been honored with 24 Emmy Awards, two Edward R. Murrow Awards and two dozen others from the Associated Press in Tennessee, Illinois, and Texas. Whitely won the Emmy for Best General Assignment Reporter in 2019, 2018, 2017, 2010 and 2005.
He has always been interested in government and politics which he says is the biggest team sport on the planet. When he is not working, he loves to travel. Whitely and his family have visited 177 cities in 26 countries on six continents.
Jason Whitely Age
Whitely’s age is not known for he has managed to keep his personal life private hence the year, month and date he was born are not known.
Jason Whitely Wife
Information about Whitely’s dating life is not known for he has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight. It is therefore not known if Whitely is dating or engaged to someone or whether he is married and enjoying life with his wife.
Jason Whitely Salary
Being the Senior News Reporter at WFAA, there is no doubt Whitely earns a good salary. However, the exact amount of money Whitely receives has not yet been disclosed.
Jason Whitely Net Worth
Whitely’s net worth is currently under review but the information will be updated as soon as he discloses how much he is worth.
Jason Whitely WFAA
At WFAA, Whitely works alongside;
- Eric Alvarez – General Assignment Reporter
- Sonia Azad – Reporter
- Hannah Davis – General Assignment 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