Jeff Gianola Bio, Age, Height, KOIN 6, Net Worth, Income, Parents, and Spouse

Jeff Gianola  Bio, Wiki

Jeff Gianola is an American Anchor/ Reporter working for KOIN 6 serving the station as a news anchor and reporter. He has been working with this station since August 1998. 

Jeff Gianola  Age

Gianola is 67 years old as of 2022, he was born (Jeffrey William Gianola) on October 2, 1955, in San Diego, California, United States.

Jeff Gianola  Height/Measurements

Gianola stands at the height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.

Jeff Gianola  Education

Gianola has not mentioned anything about his education. However, an update will be made once the information is available.

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Jeff Gianola Career

Gianola works at KOIN News where he serves as a news anchor and evening reporter. He is an award-winning journalist who has been broadcasting the news in Portland for more than 36 years. Prior to joining KOIN News, Jeff worked at KATU News in Portland as a reporter and weekend weathercaster from 1983. Additionally, he was promoted to the main anchor for KATU in 1985. He has also hosted Town Hall for six years.

Moreover,  Gianola has also been featured in his Wednesday’s Children on the News. Hundreds of children have been adopted as a result of the program. Jeff and his wife Shannon also started the Wednesday Child Foundation, which provides life-enriching opportunities for hundreds of foster children each year. He  has been recognized for his reports on the homeless problem, including his 2018 special report “The Unsheltered Truth.”

Furthermore, he has also won many awards over the years, including a Northwest regional Emmy as “Best Anchor” in the Northwest. In addition to that, Jeff was also inducted into the Northwest Academy of Television Arts & Sciences “Silver Circle,” recognizing his 25 years of television journalism and community involvement.

Jeff Gianola  Net Worth

In Gianola’s career as a news anchor and reporter, he has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.

How Much Does Jeff Gianola Earn?

He receives annual earnings that range between $35,000 and $100,000.

Jeff Gianola  Parents and Siblings

Gianola was born and raised in the United States, he manages to keep information regarding his parents and whether or not he has any siblings away from the limelight. An update of his family information will be done when available.

Jeff Gianola  Spouse

Gianola is currently married to Shannon Dugan. The two tied the knot on June 24, 1995.He was previously married to Marla McDonough. They tied the knot on August 5, 1978, but their marriage did not go well.

Jeff Gianola  Kids

Gianola is a proud father of five children whose names are unknown. Two of his kids are from his previous marriage with Marla McDonough.

Jeff Gianola KOIN 6

Gianola works at  KOIN 6 where he works alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;


  1. Elizabeth Dinh
  2. Ken Boddie
  3. Jenny Hansson
  4. Emily Burris
  5. Wayne Havrelly
  6. Natasha Stenbock
  7. Kelley Bayern
  8. Josh Cozart
  9. Mary Loos
  10. Steve Pierce
  11. Adam Bjaranson
  12. Brenna Greene
  13. Jamie Hudson

Jeff Gianola’s Acting

Gianola played a television news reporter in the 2003 William Friedkin film The Hunted. His name appears on the train in several scenes. He also had a cameo in the 1999 Kelley Baker film Birddog

Jeff Gianola  Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

He is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts frequently. On his Twitter account, he has about 5k followers, around 4k followers on his Facebook page, and about 566 followers on his Instagram account.