John Pierson Biography
John Pierson is an American Emmy Award-winning reporter/anchor working at WTNH in New Haven, Connecticut. He serves as the Sports Director/Anchor. In 1995, was when he first came to News 8.
John Pierson Age
Pierson likes to keep his personal life private hence he has not yet disclosed the date, month, or year he was born. However, he might be in his 50’s.
John Pierson Height
Pierson stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.
John Pierson Family
He is a Connecticut native. Pierson has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Pierson has any siblings.
John Pierson wife
Pierson has not disclosed whether he is married as he likes to keep his personal life private. He has been blessed with four children including, three girls and one boy.
John Pierson Net Worth
Pierson has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his career as a sports reporter.
John Pierson Salary
Pierson earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
John Pierson WTNH / Education
Pierson serves at WTNH as a Sports Director/Anchor. He was a Weekend Anchor since 2001 and later in January 2016, he became Sports Team 8 Sports Director. After his report on the troubled youth of former UConn basketball player Caron Butler, was when he was awarded the New England Emmy Award in 2002, and the second one in 2010 for a story on the UConn women’s hockey team.
Joining WTNH, he worked on many Connecticut sporting events including The Connecticut Open, UConn Football, the Travelers Championship, and the UCONN men’s and women’s NCAA championships while as a sports producer.
Before joining WTNH News Channel 8, he worked in production at ESPN in Bristol, Connecticut. When coming to his education, he graduated from Southern Connecticut State University. He enjoys spending time with his four children during his free time.
Pierson is working at WTNH where he works alongside other famous WTNH anchors and reporters including;
- Gil Simmons
- Erik Dobratz
- Garett Argianas
- Sam Kantrow
- Joe Furey
- Ashley Baylor
- Stephanie Simoni
- Alyssa Taglia
- MacKenzie Maynard
- Amber Diaz
- Darren Kramer
- Ann Nyberg
- Keth Kountz
- Laura Hutchinson
- Rich Coppola
- Lisa Carberg
- Sarah Cody
John Pierson Social Media Platforms
Pierson is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Facebook and Twitter. He has over 2k followers on Twitter and over 1k followers on Facebook.