Shawnette Wilson Bio, Age, Fox 29 News, Nationality, Height, Family, Husband, Net Worth, Awards

Last updated on March 7th, 2022 at 01:19 am

Shawnette Wilson Biography

Shawnette Wilson is a general assignment reporter for Fox 29 News in the United States. She joined the news team in January 2007. She went on to host the former FOX 29 Mid-Day News and later the FOX 29 Morning News. She can be seen reporting for the 10 and 11 p.m. news Monday through Friday.

Shawnette Wilson Age

How old is she? Wilson is 39 years old as of 2022. Wilson was born on January 8, 1973, in Charlotte NC. She celebrates her birthday every 8th of January yearly.

Shawnette Wilson Education

The news anchor is a graduate of Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus, in New York. ALSO READ: Benjamin Hall 

Shawnette Wilson Nationality and Ethnicity

What ethnicity is Shawnette? She belongs to the black ethnicity/heritage. She was born and raised in Charlotte NC, United States. She holds American nationality and citizenship by birth.

Shawnette Wilson Height

How tall is Shawnette? The Baltimore, Maryland, native Wilson stands at an approximated height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m) and has a body weight of 56kgs.

Shawnette Wilson Photo
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Shawnette Wilson Family | Parents | Siblings

The Baltimore, Maryland, anchor, was born and raised in Charlotte NC, United States, has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight hence she has not disclosed any information about her parents. It is also not known if Wilson has any siblings.

Shawnette Wilson Husband | Married

Who is Shawnette married to? Wilson is very private about her personal life therefore it is not known if she is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of her being in any past relationship with anyone.

Shawnette Wilson Salary

How much does she earn? Shawnette earns an estimated salary ranging from $53,00 – $ 101,000 per year.

Shawnette Wilson Net Worth

Wilson has an estimated net worth ranging between $2 Million which she has earned through being a general assignment reporter for Fox 29 News.

Shawnette Wilson Fox 29 News

Wilson joined FOX 29 News as a general assignment reporter and fill-in anchor in January 2007. After that, she went on to host the former FOX 29 Mid-Day News and subsequently the FOX 29 Morning News. She can presently be seen reporting for the 10 and 11 p.m. news Monday through Friday. Shawnette relocated to Philadelphia from Charlotte, North Carolina’s CBS station WBTV/WJZY, where she led the 10 p.m. nightly news and reported for the station’s 11 p.m. broadcast. She previously worked at ABC station WJCL in Savannah, Georgia, as a reporter and then anchor of the 6, 10, and 11 p.m. news. Shawnette also served as an anchor/reporter for PV3 in Westminster, Maryland, a local cable news network.

Shawnette Wilson Career

Shawnette began working for FOX 29 News in January 2007 as a general assignment reporter and fill-in anchor. She went on to host the former FOX 29 Mid-Day News and then the FOX 29 Morning News after that. Monday through Friday, she may be seen reporting for the 10 and 11 p.m. news.

Shawnette moved to Philadelphia from CBS station WBTV/WJZY in Charlotte, North Carolina, where she was the anchor of the 10 p.m. nightly news and a reporter for the station’s 11 p.m. show. She previously worked as a reporter and later anchor of the 6, 10, and 11 p.m. news at ABC station WJCL in Savannah, Georgia. Shawnette also worked as an anchor/reporter for the local cable news network PV3 in Westmorland.

Shawnette has reported on major breaking news stories as well as significant meteorological events in Philadelphia, such as Superstorm Sandy. As part of the lead crew, she covered the Philadelphia Phillies’ 2008 World Series victory, the Pope’s visit, the 2016 Democratic National Convention, and the Philadelphia Eagles’ historic 2018 Super Bowl victory. Shawnette was nominated for two long-format enterprise reports by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences on stranger danger/child abductions and sextortion involving kids kidnapped and blackmailed by cyber predators over sexual images of the victim. Her long-format pieces, such as her heroin epilogue series, are particularly proud of her. She also enjoys musicals and writes poetry.

Shawnette Wilson Awards

Wilson was nominated for two Emmys by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for two long-format enterprise stories on stranger danger/child abductions and sextortion involving children who were kidnapped and blackmailed by cyber predators over pornographic photographs of their victims.