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Jadiann Thompson Biography

Jadiann Thompson
  • Name: Jadiann Thompson
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Profession: Journalist
  • Working For: WHDH-TV
  • Net Worth: N/A
  • Salary: N/A
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Hair Color: Blonde
  • Weight in KG: N/A
  • Married: N/A
  • Education: University of Arkansas
  • Awards: Emmy award
  • TV Show: 7NEWS
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Synopsis

Jadiann Thompson, an Emmy award-winning journalist, is currently working at the WHDH-TV (NBC 7). She currently hosts 4 pm, 5:30 pm, 6:30 pm, and 9 pm weekday newscasts. 

She joined NBC7 in June 2015. Before that, Jadiann was the 6 pm weekday anchor for the NBC affiliate in Kansas City – KSHB TV.

Early Life and Education

Jadiann Thomson was born on March 22. She is a native of Kasanas City, where she spent most of her childhood days. Then Jadiann started her journalism career being an anchor, reporter, and assistant news director in Mark III Media from 2009.

Before being in WHDH-TV, she worked as a Multimedia Journalist and weekday evening anchor for KPHO and KSHB respectively.

Jadiann Thompson graduated in the year 2007 from the University of Arkansas and studied broadcast journalism. While in college, she worked as an intern (2006) on Capitol Hill for Congressman John Boozman.

Career

Jadiann Thompson started her career as an English Teacher. She taught at Gredos San Diego and ESL in trilingual school in a center city of Madrid during the mornings and taught specialized English after-school programs. After that, she became an anchor, reporter, and assistant news director in Mark III Media for two years from February 2009 to February 2011.

Jadiann Thompson for another two years worked as Multimedia Journalist and Anchor for the KPHO: A Meredith Corporation from April 2011 to April 2013. During the time there she covered the country's self-proclaimed toughest sheriff, Joe Arpaio, and the Jodi Arias trial.

During her time KPHO, she reported on immigration reform and spent nearly two weeks on the front lines covering the Wallow Fire, Arizona's largest wildfire in state history.

Jadiann Thompson worked as a weekday evening anchor from April 2013 to June 2015 on '41 Action News KSHB'. In this channel, she was engaged in shoots, edits, and news writing. She also worked for the web and got engaged on social media. Then, she switched and worked with the producers to anchor which became the highest-rated evening newscast show at 6 P.M, Monday to Friday.

Jadiann Thompson is currently working as a weekday evening anchor for WHDH-TV. She joined 7NEWS team from June 2015. She anchors 7NEWS at 6 PM and 11 PM on 7NBC and 7NEWS at 10 PM. 

Jadiann Thompson won her first Emmy Award for the best anchor on Wi-Fi Hacking in the Phoenix area. She has won Emmy Award three times. The second Emmy Award she won was for best anchor and third for a story covering the effects of FAA possibly loosening restrictions on in-flight cell phone use.

Personal Life

Despite the fact that Jadiann Thompson is intensely famous and has a great career, she seems to be single. There is no such news of Jadiann of dating someone or having a husband. 

Apart from her tough job, she is interested in horse riding and being involved in the community. She even does emcee during her free time for charity events and has worked closely with the ALS Association. 

Net Worth and Body Measurements

NBC 7 anchor Jadainan Thompson earns hefty amount of money from her journalism career. NBC 7 pays the annual average salary of $50K to its employees. So, we can believe that, her salary in the above range. Thomson's current net worth is under review.  

  • Last modified : 09 October, 2017
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