John Yang Biography and Wiki
John Yang is an American journalist, anchor and reporter currently working as a correspondent at PBS NewsHour based in Washington D.C. He also serves as a board member of Trustees at Wesleyan University. Before joining PBS NewsHour, he worked as a correspondent for nine years at NBC News in Chicago.
John Yang Education
Yang joined Western Reserve Academy, a private, coeducational boarding school in Hudson, Ohio in 1971 and earned his high school diploma in 1975. He later joined Wesleyan University where he received his Bachelor’s degree in Government (American Politics).
John Yang Age and Birthday
How old is John? John is 64 years old as of 2022. He was John Eric Yang on February 10, 1958, in Chillicothe, Ohio, United States of America. His birthday is always celebrated on February 10th of every year. ALSO READ: Carley Shimkus
John Yang PBS Nationality and Ethnicity
John holds American nationality and citizenship by birth. He was born and raised in Chillicothe, Ohio, United States of America. He is of Asian-American ethnicity/heritage/ancestry.
John Yang Height and Measurements
How tall is Yang? Yang stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.73 m). Information about his other body measurements is currently under review.
John Yang Family | Parents
Yang was born and raised in Chillicothe, Ohio by his parents. However, information regarding his family members including his father, mother and siblings is currently under review. We will update his family’s information once confirmed publicly.
John Yang Gay | Partner | Wife
Is Yang married? Yang is openly gay. Though is confidential when it comes to matters concerning his personal life. He has not yet updated if he is in a relationship or has a partner. His marital status will be updated once reviewed.
John Yang Salary
John working as a correspondent at PBS NewsHour based in Washington D.C., earns an estimated annual salary ranging from $50,000-$350,000.
John Yang Net Worth
John Yang is an American journalist, anchor and reporter who has an estimated net worth of $1 million.
John Yang PBS NewsHour
John is a correspondent for the PBS NewsHour. He covered the primary year of the Trump organization and is at present reporting on significant public issues from Washington, DC, and the nation over.
Beforehand, Yang was a Chicago-based correspondent for NBC News, reporting for NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt, Today, and MSNBC. Yang was essential for an NBC group that reported on “In Plain Sight: Poverty in America,” a 2013 George Foster Peabody Award beneficiary, and his reporting in April 2011 on twister decimation in Alabama was remembered for an NBC Nightly News broadcast that got an Edward R. Murrow Award for Best Newscast.
Before joining NBC, Yang worked for ABC News, situated in Washington, where he was an end-of-the-week White House correspondent, and in Jerusalem, where he filled in as a Middle East correspondent. Yang has been essential for groups that have been respected with an Emmy, two Peabody Awards and to Alfred I. DuPont-Columbia University Awards. Yang’s vocation additionally incorporates time at The Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, TIME, and The Boston Globe. He is a cum laude graduate of Wesleyan University.