Jadiann Thompson Biography
- 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 14
Jadiann Thompson is the weekend evening news anchor at WHDH-TV NBC 7 in Boston from June 2015. She graduated from the University of Arkansas. 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.
Education and Beginning Career
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. Then, Jadiann became an English Teacher in Gredos San Diego and taught 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.
From '41 Action News KSHB to WHDH-TV
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 11PM on 7NBC and 7NEWS at 10 PM.
Personal Life and Awards
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. She hasn't even talked about her net worth and earnings to the media.
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.
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.
- Last modified : 18 January, 2017
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