Ron Jones Bio, Wiki
Ron Jones is an American Journalist, Content Creator, Multiskilled Storyteller, and US Army Veteran working for 11Alive, WXIA in Atlanta serving as a Primary weeknight anchor. He has been working with this station since Nov 2016.
How Old is Ron Jones?
Jones manages to keep information regarding his dates of birth away from the limelight. An update of his precise age and zodiac sign will be done once the anchor has made the information public. However, judging from his look, he might be in his 60s.
Ron Jones Height/Measurements
Jones stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 7 inches ( 1.7 m) and weighs around 83 kg.
Ron Jones Education
For his academics, Ron enrolled in a renowned University in his hometown where he graduated and earned a Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications and journalism.
Montana State University-Bozeman
The University of Texas at San Antoni
The University of Texas at San Anton
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Ron Jones Career
Jones works for 11Alive, WXIA in Atlanta serving the station as an evening News Anchor, reporter, and Multimedia Specialist. He anchors five, six, and eleven pm newscasts. Ron is a multimedia journalist with over 25 years of television and digital experience.
He commenced his television career in 1988 while serving as an officer for the Oakland Police Department. Jones was later given the chance to produce, write and host numerous crime prevention and public affairs show for the City of Oakland titled “OPD on TV” and “Bay Area Crime Watch”. He was later promoted to sergeant and was appointed as the public information officer for OPD in 1994.
Following being mentored and inspired by Sherri Hu, a KPIX reporter, he abandoned law enforcement and was offered his first television news reporter career with CBS affiliate WDBJ in Roanoke, Virginia. While there, he was quickly promoted to weekend news reporter and anchor. In 1996, his television gifts then brought him back to his Northern California roots where he served as the weekend anchor for 7 years for KCRA. During his time at KCRA, he covered everything from education to crime in the central valley. In 2001, Ron temporarily left the news business to look after his ailing parents.
In 2003, Ron returned to the Bay Area to join the KPIX family in San Francisco as he co-anchored for the weekend morning show. In 2004, he joined CBS13, where he afterward served as the morning reporter and anchor.
Jones not only anchors the evening news from the desk but is a creative storyteller by editing and shooting video and voice-over talent, motion graphics, and writing stories for streaming, and digital broadcasts. This multi-gifted creator is also the executive producer of streaming content on various platforms. Ron’s experience, extensive law enforcement, and military training set him apart from most traditional journalists and content creators.
Ron Jones Net Worth Worth
In Ron’s career as a News Anchor, he has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $ 1 Million- $ 5 Million.
Ron Jones Salary
Jones receives annual earnings that range between $ 109,118 and $ 211,110.
Ron Jones’ Parents and Siblings
Jones was born and raised in the United States by his loving parents. He is the son of Mr. Jones (father) and his wife. He once left the news business temporarily to look after his ailing parents. Besides this, Ron has not shared any information regarding his parents and whether or not he has any siblings away from the limelight. An update about the anchor’s household will be done when available.
Ron Jones Wife
Ron Jones Kids
Jones and his Wife are the proud parents of four children and five grandkids. Their identities will be done soon as reliable information is out.
Ron Jones Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram
Jones is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts often. On his Twitter account, he has about 2601 Followers around 29K followers on his Facebook page, and about 5,638 Followers on his Instagram account.
Ron Jones 11Alive, WXIA
Jones works at 11Alive, WXIA where he works alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;
- Jennifer Bellamy
- Crash Clark
- Christie Diez
- Chris Holcomb
- Aisha Howard
- Jeff Hullinger
- Natisha Lance
- Maria Martin
- Chesley McNeil
- Cheryl Preheim
- Paola Suro