Jewell Hillery Profile
Jewell Hillery is an American anchor and reporter working for WGN as a reporter. She joined WGN as a General Assignment reporter in 2021.
Jewell Hillery Education
Hillery went to Chicago Public Schools named: Von Steuben and Newberry Academy). Hillery, later on, joined the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and graduated with a B.S. in Broadcast journalism. She also went to the University of Illinois at Springfield and attained her M.A. degree in public Affairs Reporting.
Jewell Hillery Career
Hillery is working for WGN as a reporter. She has worked with other networks prior to WGN. For instance, she relocated to Jackson, Mississippi in 2010 where she worked for about six years in WLBT and served as a covering breaking news on the morning show.
More so, Hillery was awarded by Associated Press Awards in several categories, including general assignment reporting and sports news reporting. Hillery also worked for WAPT as a reporter/anchor while still in Mississippi.
In contrast to her duties at WAPT, she was also the Director of Development and Admissions at The Redeemer’s School. The redeemer’s school offered one of the best elementary education to the children who were staying in Jackson.
Lastly, Hillery began her career in Rockford, IL, whereby she worked for WTVO. She served as a consumer reporter and a General Assignment Reporter for the station.
Quick Facts About Hillery
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Jewell Hillery Age
Hillery’s age is not known for she has managed to keep her personal life private. It is therefore not known how old Hillery is or when she celebrates her birthday. However, she might be in her 30s.
Jewell Hillery Height
Hillery stands at an estimated height of 5feet5inches tall.
Jewell Hillery Family
Information regarding Hillary’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Jewell Hillery Husband
Information about Hillery’s dating life is not known for she has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight. It is therefore not known if Hillery is engaged to someone or whether she is married. It is also not known if she has any children.
Jewell Hillery Salary
Being one of the top journalists for WGN, Hillery earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Jewell Hillery Net Worth
Hillery has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a reporter.
Jewell Hillery Personal life
Hillery loves giving back to her community, and values giving back to her community. She has served on some boards and been actively involved in her faith community. While in Jackson, she really loved giving her time in prayer intercessory teams and teaching Sunday School to five-six-year-olds.
Apart from her career, she is also passionate about bringing recognition to mental health and assisting in putting an end to the stigma associated with mental illness. Additionally, Hillery has also taken part in and emceed educational events hosted by the National Alliance of Mental Illness.
Whenever she’s not working, she loves traveling and spending time with her friends and family. In fact, she is also a certified fitness instructor and therefore enjoys working out. Her dancing often includes Chicago-style stepping and Latin dancing.
Additionally, Hillery is a Godmother to Ava and Naomi and also as well as an adopted auntie to many. Lastly, Hillery lives in Chicago where she has many friends and family.