Amy Jacobson Bio, WIND, Age, Family, Husband, Height, Net Worth, Salary

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Amy Jacobson Biography

Amy Jacobson is a Chicago broadcaster presently serving as a talk radio host at WIND AM 560 Fox Radio Affiliate. In addition, she was a reporter for WMAQ-TV in Chicago from 1996 to 2007. She lost her job at the station, after a video of her in a bathing suit with her children at the home of a man she was investigating in connection with his wife’s disappearance.

Jacobson graduated from John Hersey Highschool. Later on, she enrolled at the University of Lowa graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism and Film. She kicked off her career as an intern at KGAN TV CBS in Cedar Rapids, Iowa Area.

Amy kicked off her career at KSAX-TV as a morning news anchor. She highlighted and prioritized facts to present to the public for the morning news. Previously, she has worked at KOLD TV CBS 13 in Tucson, Arizona, KVIA-TV in El Paso, Texas Area, and WJBK TV Fox 2 in Greater Detroit Area.

Moreover, she worked as a General Assignment Reporter at WMAQ TV an NBC affiliate station. in Greater Chicago. Most notably, she is a recipient of four Chicago Emmy Awards for Outstanding Achievement in Reporting. Also, she was nominated for six Chicago Emmy Awards for Special Segments and Breaking News. Amy was selected as Lead 10 pm Reporter to cover the 2002 Winter Olympics, 2005 World Series, 2007 Super Bowl, and NTSB Headings in Washington D.C.

Currently, she made frequent appearances on Livin Large with Geoff Pinkus on WIND and worked as a traffic and news reporter for WLS, beginning on the Roe Conn Show and moving to the Mancow and Cassidy show. Also, she became co-host with Big John Howell on WIND. In addition, she cohosts WIND’s morning show with Dan Profit.

Stebic Controversy

Amy was covering the story of Lisa Stebic’s unexplained disappearance. On July 6, 2007, was captured in a videotape where she was dressed in a two-piece bathing suit and her children at the home of Craig Stebic, husband of Lisa Stebic, a missing woman who was made public by WBBM-TV, the local CBS affiliate. On July 10, 2007, she and WMAQ-TV had a sit down for her exit.

In addition, she filed a multimillion-dollar lawsuit against CBS-owned WBBM-TV channel 2 for airing her tape of her at the home of Craig Stebic. Later on, she was dismissed with prejudice after the court ruled Jacobson failed to show CBS producing unfavorable content.

Amy Jacobson Age

Jacobson is 54 years old. She was born on November 11, 1969, in Mount Prospect, Illinois, the United States of America. In addition, she celebrates her birthday on November 11th every year and her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Amy Jacobson Family

Jacobson was born and raised by her parents in Mt. Prospect, Illinois. She holds an American nationality and white ethnicity. However, she has not disclosed further information about her parent’s identities. It is still unclear to know if she has any siblings. We will update this information once the information is available.

Amy Jacobson Husband

Jacobson was previously married to Jaime Anglad. The couple got married in 2002 and unfortunately divorced in November 2008. Her husband filed for divorce after the lawsuit was filed against WBBM-TV. Moreover, they share two children.

Amy Jacobson Height

Jacobson stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches tall and is of moderate weight.

Amy Jacobson’s Net Worth

Jacobson has an estimated net worth of between $1 million and $ 5 million which includes money, income, and assets. Her primary source of income is her career as a journalist.

Amy Jacobson Salary

Jacobson receives an average annual salary of between $42,000 and $110,500.