Who is Jillian Mele?
Jillian Mele was born on the 17th September 1982 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA, and is a television personality, journalist, anchor and correspondent, probably best recognized from currently co-hosting the Fox News Channel’s show “FOX & Friends First”.
Early Life and EducationJillian Mele spent her childhood in Philadelphia, where she was raised with two brothers by her father, Thomas Mele, and her mother, Roseanna Ziemek. She trained in ballet dancing for 13 years.
Upon matriculation from high school, she enrolled into the University of Scranton, majoring there in Mass Communication for two years, after which she transferred to La Salle University, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Arts and Communication in May of 2005.
While in college, she held an internship with Comcast Sports Net (CSN) in Philadelphia.
Thanks to her experience during her studies and her noticeable talent, Jillian got a chance to work for WAGM-TV as an anchor and correspondent immediately after her graduation. She also worked in the same position on WIVT, as the co-host of the evening news in Binghamton, New York, and as a sports correspondent in Presque Isle, Maine. In 2007, she joined the TCN Cable Network as well as WCAU-TV (NBC 10), covering such news as destructive floods and working as the traffic reporter. All of these added considerable experience and amounts to her net worth.
— Jillian Mele (@jillianmele) June 19, 2018
Rise to Fame, Emmy Award and Fox News Channel
Jillian’s breakthrough came when she started working in the position of co-host of the morning news program entitled “Breakfast On Broad”, on the Comcast Sports Net Philadelphia (CSN Philly) channel, winning an Emmy Award for her work, and increasing enormously her popularity as well as her net worth.
In March of 2017, she joined Fox News Channel, and six months later she was promoted to work as the co-host of the show “FOX & Friends First”, along with Rob Schmitt. Furthermore, she also appears regularly in the morning show entitled “FOX & Friends”.
Jillian Mele Net Worth
Her career started in 2005, and since then she has been an active member of the sports and entertainment industries, primarily known as a journalist, host and sports reporter. So, if you ever wondered how rich Jillian Mele is, it has been estimated by authoritative sources that the total size of her net worth is over $1 million, accumulated through her successful career.
Personal Life, Residence and Hobbies
When it comes to speak about Jillian Mele’s personal life, she has not revealed anything to the media about it, so we do not know if she is married or single. Her current residence is in New York City.
In her spare time, she enjoys playing golf as well as climbing.
Speaking about her appearance, Jillian Mele has been described as tall with a beautifully slim figure, with long dyed blonde hair and blue eyes. She is 5 feet 8 inches (173 cm) tall and her weight is reputed to be around 130 lbs (59 kg), while her vital statistics are 35-24-36 inches (89-61-91 cm).
Social Media Presence
In addition to her involvement in not only the sports industry, but also in the entertainment industry, Jillian is in her spare time very active across many of the most popular social media sites. Some of them are her official Twitter and Instagram accounts, on which she has a huge number of followers.