Jessica Ralston Biography
Jessica Ralston is an American five-time Emmy award-winning anchor and reporter who is currently working at WSYX. She serves as the anchor of Good Day Columbus which airs on weekdays from 5 am to 9 am on ABC6/FOX28.
Jessica Ralston Age
Ralston is 46 years old as of 2021. She was born in 1975 in, Youngstown Ohio, United States. However, she has not revealed the date nor the month in which she was born as she likes to keep her personal life private.
Jessica Ralston Height
Ralston stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches tall.
Jessica Ralston Family
Ralston’s parents divorced while she was three years old. She has an older brother called Robert. However, she has not revealed the names of her parent as she likes to keep her personal life private.
Jessica Ralston Husband
Ralston is married to Jimmy Johnson who happens to be an investment banker. The couple tried the knot in 2013. Together they have been blessed with three children namely; Ginger, Ellie Mae, and Parker Paisley.
Jessica Ralston Net Worth
Ralston has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her career as an anchor and reporter.
Jessica Ralston Salary
Ralston earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Ralsto.
|How old is Jessica Ralsto?||46 years old as of 2021|
|How tall is Jessica Ralsto?||5 feet 5 inches|
|Who is Jessica Ralsto married to?||Jimmy Johnson|
|How much money does Jessica Ralsto earn?||$45,000 – $110,500|
|How much is Jessica Ralsto worth?||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Jessica Ralston Career
Youngstown, Ohio is her native home. She attended Youngstown State University where she graduated during the “Jim Tressel” era. Her journalism career began at WFMJ-TV21 in Youngstown where she worked as a Producer. Later on, after relocation to Clarksburg, West Virginia, she served as a reporter, producer, and evening anchor at WDTV, Newschannel 5.
From there she went to Charleston, West Virginia where she worked at WSAZ TV-3 and she spent a decade there. While she worked at WSAZ TV-3, she was able to work her way up from being a reporter and anchor and later on to be an Evening Anchor. While she worked at WV, she was honored with a “Key To The City Of Charleston” by the Mayors’ office and also honored as a “Woman of Achievement” by the South Charleston Women’s.
Later on, he relocated to Music City, and ten to Nashville where she worked at WTVF Newschannel 5 serving as the anchor of the evening newscasts and hosting a show called “Openline”. She was honored as a “Style Setter: One of the city’s 10 best-dressed” by the “Nashville Scene” magazine. Five Emmy Awards were awarded to her while she was in WV, TN, and OH. Furthermore, she also received fifteen Emmy nominations for anchoring, Breaking News, and Team coverage.
Additionally, she has been honored with thirty-six Broadcaster and Associated Press awards, such as many consecutive wins for “Best Anchor”, “Best Enterprise Reporter”, “Best Newscast”, “Best Reporter”, and “Best Breaking News Coverage.” She was voted in the Columbus Dispatch “Top Picks” poll as the “Top 3 Anchorwomen” in 2019. Later on, she took home the top honor and she was named the Columbus Dispatch “Top TV News Anchorwoman” in 2020.
In her life, she has been involved in voluntary and charity work as she fully believes in investing in the community and giving back to it in any possible way. In addition, she is passionate about helping in issues that affect women and children, helping victims of crime find justice, and is an advocate for animals. During her leisure time, she enjoys traveling the world, spending quality time with family and friends, and hit the gym. She is a Columbus resident who lives with her 2 miniature Dachshunds, Ginger and Ellie Mae, and her Boxer named Parker-Paisley.
Jessica Ralston WSYX
Ralston is currently working at WSYX where she works alongside other famous WSYX anchors and reporters including;
- Jackie Orozco
- Katie McKee
- Mike Kilburn
- Bob Kendrick
- Stacia Naquin
- Marshall McPeek
- Kurt Ludlow
- Andrew Buck Michael
- Adam Slinger
- Phil Kelly
- Terri Sullivan
- Tom Bosco
- Karaline Cohen
- Rodney Dunigan
- Kalea Gunderson
- Clay Hall
- Jessi Starkey
Jessica Ralston Social Media Platforms
Ralston is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She has over 13k followers on Twitter, over 8k followers on Instagram, and over 46k followers on Facebook.