John Shumway Biography
John Shumway is an American Emmy Award-winning Anchor and Reporter working for CBS Pittsburgh – KDKA-TV in Pennsylvania as a morning traffic and news anchor. Prior to joining the station in October 1988, he worked for WHAS-TV.
John Shumway Age
Shumway 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 late 60s.
John Shumway Height
Shumway stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 8 inches.
John Shumway Family
Shumway 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 Shumway has any siblings.
John Shumway Wife / Children
Shumway is a married man and his spouse is Sonya. The couple takes great pride in being dad and mom to their 2 adult children, whose names are under review. He is also a grandfather to his 3 grandchildren, who he often posts their photos on his Instagram Page. The names of his grandkids are also under review. Shumway loves spending his spare time with his grandkids, hiking, or singing in St Paul’s United Methodist Church choir.
John Shumway Net Worth
Shumway has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as an Anchor and Reporter.
John Shumway Salary
Shumway earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
John Shumway Career and Education
Shumway is a proud alumnus of Eastern Kentucky University, where he graduated in the year 1978 and obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism. He serves at CBS Pittsburgh – KDKA as a morning traffic and news anchor. He began as a General Assignment Reporter at the station. He has also served as a morning and weekend anchor, and evening news reporter at the station.
Shumway started his career in broadcasting while still in college, where he served at WLAP Radio in Lexington, Kentucky, where he served as a disc jockey. Upon graduation from college, Shumway went to work for WLAP Radio, and after that, he joined WHAS Radio News in Louisville, Kentucky. After 2 years there, Shumway made a switch to WHAS-TV News and worked as a reporter.
Over the years of his journalism career, he has been recognized with several honors for his incredible journalism work regionally, nationally, and statewide. Some of these honors include 2 Emmys, a Columbia DuPont Citation, and top the list of awards.
John Shumway CBS Pittsburgh – KDKA
Shumway is working at CBS Pittsburgh where he works alongside other famous CBS Pittsburgh meteorologists, anchors, and reporters including;
- Ken Rice
- Kristine Sorensen
- Kristin Emery
- Ron Smiley
- Ray Petelin
- Mary Ours
- Falicia Woody
- Jessica Guay
- Erika Stanish
- Erica Mokay
John Shumway Social Media Platforms
He is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He has over 960 followers on Instagram.