Amber Jayanth Biography
Amber Jayanth is an American Anchor/Reporter working for FOX 19 – WXIX in Newport, Kentucky as a news anchor/reporter. She has been working for the station since July 2016 after working for ABC22/FOX45.
Amber Jayanth Age
Jayanth was born on February 19, 1982, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. She is therefore 41 years old as of 2023. She celebrates her birthday on the 19th of February every year.
Amber Jayanth Height
Jayanth stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 7 inches.
Amber Jayanth Family
Jayanth was raised in St. Louis, Missouri, United States alongside her 2 sisters, whose names are not known. She is of African-American ethnicity. She has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight hence she has not disclosed any information about her parents.
Amber Jayanth Husband
Jayanth is married to her lovely spouse, Ani Jayanth. They tied the knot on June 2022. They had their engagement in the year 2016 in Centerville, Ohio. Jayanth often posts photos of her husband on her Instagram and Facebook Pages. She loves spending her spare time with her husband. The couple has no kids at the moment.
Amber Jayanth Net Worth
Jayanth has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as an Anchor/Reporter.
Amber Jayanth Salary
Jayanth earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Amber Jayanth Education
Jayanth is a proud alumnus of the University of Central Missouri where she studied from 2000 to 2005 and earned a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in Broadcast Media. During his time there, he actively participated in various societies and activities such as the School Television Station, the Association of Black Associates, and the Society of Professional Journalists.
After completing his bachelor’s degree, Jayanth furthered his education at Lindenwood University from 2005 to 2008. At Lindenwood, he obtained a Master of Arts (M.A.) degree in Media/Multimedia and Digital Communication. He engaged in the university’s Television Station activities, gaining valuable experience in the field.
Amber Jayanth Career
Jayanth serves at FOX 19 – WXIX as a news anchor/reporter. Before joining the station, she worked for ABC22/FOX45 as a news reporter and fill-in news anchor for 5 years. Before that, she served at WMDT 47 News as a news reporter and anchor for 3 years and 1 month. Prior to joining WMDT in Maryland, Jayanth worked for KPLR-TV in St. Louis, Missouri as a feature reporter for 1 year and 2 months. She began her career as an intern at WGN-TV, where she spent 5 months.
Over the years of her career, she has reported on many breaking stories, the efforts to revitalize Dayton City, and the exotic animal law enforcement in Ohio. While at WMDT, she won 2 Associated Press Awards for in-depth documentary coverage of a series she began known as “Delmarva’s Unsolved Crimes”, as well as the coverage of area homeless.
While working at KPLR, she received a nomination for an Emmy award for her coverage of a pop culture story. Her report focused on a program called SistaKeeper, which aims to empower young women. During her leisure time, she likes trying new local restaurants and cuisines (she is a self-proclaimed foodie!), cooking, reading, cycling, or exploring the Cincinnati area, where she gets to meet new faces.
Amber Jayanth FOX 19
Jayanth is working at FOX 19 where she works alongside other famous FOX 19 meteorologists, anchors, and reporters including;
- Tricia Macke
- Dan Wells
- Andrea Finney
- Rob Williams
- Jessica Schmidt
- Alison Montoya
- Steve Horstmeyer
- Frank Marzullo
- Megan O’Rourke
- Catherine Bodak
- Trevor Peters – left FOX 19
Amber Jayanth Social Media Platforms
She is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. She has over 1.7K followers on Instagram.