Joanie Lum Bio, Wiki, Age, Husband, FOX 32 News, Net Worth, Salary

Joanie Lum is an American anchor/reporter working for Fox 32 News in Chicago since April 2010. There she serves as a news reporter.

Joanie Lum Biography

Joanie Lum is an American anchor/reporter working for Fox 32 News in Chicago, Illinois. There she serves as a news reporter. She joined the station in April 2010. 

Joanie Lum Age

Lum is 42 years old as of 2021. She was born on February 7, 1979, in the United States. She celebrates her birthday on 7th February every year.

Joanie Lum Height

Lum stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches tall.

Joanie Lum Family

Lum has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight hence she has not disclosed any information about her parents. It is also not known if Lum has any siblings.

Joanie Lum Husband

Lum is married and the couple is blessed with two children one of them is a daughter who is known as Sela. She has however not disclosed the name of her husband or children in public.

Joanie Lum Net Worth

Lum has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her career as a reporter.

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Joanie Lum Salary

Lum earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.

Joanie Lum Career

Lum serves at Fox 32 News in Chicago, Illinois as a news reporter. She has over 2 decades of experience reporting for Chicago-area stations, most recently serving for six years as a general assignment reporter for WBBM-TV. Before that, Lum spent 16 years as a general assignment reporter for WGN-TV.

Earlier in her career, Lum spent a year as an anchor, reporter, producer, and weathercaster at WREX-TV in Rockford, Illinois. Prior to that, Lum was an associate producer for one year at KFVS-TV in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Lum’s first broadcasting job was reporting for the student-run, commercially-owned KOMU-TV in Columbia, Missouri.

Throughout her career, she has interviewed many newsmakers, most notably His Holiness the Dalai Lama during his 1996, 1999, and 2007 Chicago visits. Lum was part of the team that earned the 2008 Chicago Emmy Award for Spot News for coverage of the NIU shootings, and also the 2005 National Emmy Award for Outstanding Coverage within a Newscast for “Farewell to the Pope.”

Lum was also honored with two Emmy Awards for her work on the 2003 and 2004 Chicago Marathon broadcasts.¬†From 2000-2001, she wrote a column for the Chicago Tribune, “Adventure Shopping with Joanie Lum,” documenting her experiences hosting the WGN-TV segment, “Around Town.”

She is a former president of the Asian American Journalists Association’s Chicago chapter and is currently an advisory board member of the Chinese American Service League, Inc. When coming to her education, Lum attended the University of Missouri in Columbia where she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism.

Joanie Lum FOX 32

Lum is working at FOX 32 where she works alongside other famous FOX 32 anchors and reporters including;

  1. Scott Schneider
  2. Taylor Gleason
  3. Dane Placko
  4. Mark Strehl
  5. Bill Zwecker
  6. Anthony Ponce
  7. Corey McPherrin
  8. Roseanne Tellez
  9. Sylvia Perez
  10. Anita Padilla
  11. Terrence Lee
  12. Brittney Payton
  13. Elizabeth Matthews
  14. Kaitlin Cody
  15. Brittany Garzillo
  16. Jake Hamilton
  17. Dawn Hasbrouck
  18. Tia Ewing
  19. Natalie Bomke
  20. Bill Bellis
  21. Michelle Alegria
  22. Mike Caplan
  23. Lou Canellis

Joanie Lum Social Media Platforms

Lum is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She has over 7k followers on Twitter, over 1k followers on Instagram, and over 5k followers on Facebook.

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