Whit Johnson is an American journalist, reporter, and anchor. He has gained notice for being a co-anchor of the weekend editions of Good Morning America. Also, he anchored the Saturday edition of ABC World News Tonight, replacing the departing reporter, Tom Llamas.
Before that, he has garnered experience from working with several news channels like KSL-TV, KNDO, KNDU, CBS News (2009–2012), and KNBC (2012–2017). As we said earlier, since 2018, he has been serving on-camera reporter for ABC News. Let us scroll over below to know more information on the talented reporter and anchor.
Caption: The American reporter and anchor, Whit Johnson.
Whit Johnson: Bio, Family, Career
Johnson was born on 25 June 1982 as Whitney C. “Whit” Johnson in San Francisco, California. The reporter has not provided information on his parents or siblings. Moreover, he had graduated with a B.A. degree in Television and Radio Broadcasting from San Francisco State University. He once said that his stepfather had introduced him to the world of broadcasting. For his career, he has traveled to four states and Washington, D.C.
In his initial reporting days, he worked with KSL-TV, the NBC affiliate in Salt Lake City, Utah as its evening weekday anchor and reporter. Before joining CBS News, he had worked as an on-air weekend evening anchor and weekday reporter for KNDO/KNDU. For two years starting in 2009, he worked as a network correspondent and fill-in anchor.
In 2012, he left to join KNBC and began to work as its general assignment reporter. During the time, he has traveled to different places to cover news like Sochi for the 2014 Winter Olympics, reported from Boston for Mitt Romney’s 2012 presidential run, and the Asiana flight 214 crash landing in San Francisco International Airport.
In March 2018, he appeared as a correspondent and co-anchor on the ABC News program Good Morning America. In the same year, he debuted on ABC World News Tonight.
Whit Johnson: Personal Life & Wife
Speaking of his personal life, he is a married man. Further, he has married his girlfriend turned wife named Andrea Fuji on 11 August 2007. They together had welcomed two daughters and lives in the New York area. His wife also works as an ABC News reporter.
Caption: Whit Johnson and his wife and daughters.
Whit Johnson: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
Talking about his net worth, he had worked in several news networks before joining ABC news network. He reported receiving an average annual salary of $54,000 along with impressive benefits from his previous company. Also, ABC pays a good salary to their employees, therefore, she has a net worth estimated at around $900 thousand.
He is highly active over different social media platforms with verified accounts. He has a Facebook account having 16k followers. On Instagram, he has an account @whitjohnsontv with 40.7k followers. He has a Twitter account @whitjohnson with 13.9k followers.
Whit Johnson: Body Measurements
The journalist has a slim and attractive body structure that stands 6 feet 0 inches or 1.83 meters. His body weighs around 76 kgs with his unknown body measurements. He has short brown hair and brown eyes.