Jennifer Mayerle Bio, WCCO, Age, Height, Parents, Spouse, Children, Salary, and Net Worth

Who is Jennifer Mayerle?

Jennifer Mayerle is a reporter and Saturday Morning Anchor from 8-9 a.m at WCCO-TV in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. She joined the WCCO team in May 2014. Therebefore, Jennifer interned in the same station and hence excited to return to Minnesota. In addition, she has won Emmy and Edward R. Murrow awards for her excellent performance in journalism.

Jennifer Mayerle
Jennifer Mayerle

Jennifer Mayerle Date of Birth / Age

Mayerle will be celebrating her 44th birthday in December of 2022 and is originally from MN. She was hence born on 11th December 1978 and raised in Edina and later graduated from the University of San Diego.

Jennifer Mayerle Height

Mayerle stands at a height of approximately 5 feet and 6 inches tall.

Jennifer Mayerle Parents and Siblings

Mayerle manages to keep information regarding her parents, siblings, and extended members of her family away from the limelight. We will however update this information once it’s available to the public.

Jennifer Mayerle Spouse / Husband

Mayerle has for a long time been keeping details regarding whether or not she is dating private. It is therefore not known whether Jennifer is married or not but the information will be updated once available.

Jennifer Mayerle Kids / Children

Details regarding whether or not Mayerle has any children are not available to the public at the moment. However, we will update this information once more details concerning this are available.

Jennifer Mayerle Education

Mayerle went to the University of San Diego where she graduated with a Bachelor’s, in Communications Mass Media. Prior to that, she went through high school education at Edina Senior High School.

Jennifer Mayerle Career

Mayerle is a reporter and Saturday Morning Anchor from 8-9 a.m at WCCO-TV in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. She joined the WCCO team in May 2014. Therebefore, Jennifer interned in the same station and hence excited to return to Minnesota. In addition, she has won Emmy and Edward R. Murrow award-winning for her excellent performance in journalism.

At WCCO, Jennifer has been among the 10 ‘o clock news team which was luckily honored with a regional Murrow award. This was due to covering Jacob Wetterling’s case, where they also covered the arrest of his kidnapper and killer, Danny Heinrich. In addition, she received a Murrow for “Spreading Kindness,” by RTNDA. This was for a   story of a young girl with cancer. The girl, along with her sisters, was able to form a friendship with their garbage men. Further, She received an Emmy honored in the Minnesota chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.

Jennifer is always excited to narrate stories positively impacting the community. Also narrates about ordinary people who act in extraordinary ways. In addition, she investigates problematic situations that can be corrected by an informed public.

Jennifer excitedly covered the 2016 Ryder Cup and continued her reports from various major golf tournaments like The Masters. Further, she was moved by her journey with Minnesota war veterans on their Honor Flight. This is where they visited the war memorials in Washington, D.C., and also where they observed the changing of the guard with them at Arlington National Cemetery.

How Much Does Jennifer Mayerle Earn?

Mayerle earns an estimated annual salary that ranges between $100,000-$300,000.

How Much is Jennifer Mayerle Worth?

As an Anchor, Mayerle has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges from $1 million to $5 million.

Jennifer Mayerle Achievements

In 2011, she received an Emmy, a Murrow, and a Georgia Associated Press award for her report on Ann Bartlett. This is a woman who succumbed to a house fire due. Jennifer highlighted the failure of firefighters to respond adequately to Bartlett’s 911 call.

Among Jennifer’s reports, there was one that saved lives. She also broke an investigation on counterfeit smoke detectors which were purchased by the Atlanta Fire Rescue Department. Thereafter being distributed to low-income residents. Since the series was highly-publicized this prompted an FBI investigation of the distributor and forced the department to recall and started replacing more than 18,000 faulty detectors. Fortunately, one of the replaced detectors alerted and saved a family of six from a fire that destroyed their home.

Jennifer was honored with the Apex Society’s 2008 “Power 30 under 30” award. This honors 30 professionals in Atlanta who are less than 30 years for excellence in their professional and community endeavors. Mayerle actively enjoyed volunteering and emceeing events.  She also enjoys serving on various boards of directors, including for the Atlanta Press Club.

She received Emmy and Murrow for her interview with Hardy Jackson in Biloxi, Mississippi hours after his wife was swept from his grasp by the floodwaters. This was a human suffering story to emerge from Katrina’s wreckage. Thereafter Jennifer and Hardy developed a friendship maintaining her connection to Hardy until his death in 2013 but still keeping in touch with his family.

Jennifer Mayerle Experience

Jennifer started her career in journalism at KWES in Midland, TX, where she served as a weekend anchor/reporter This was a smaller market where she was able to learn the value of self-sufficiency. Also, she learned to appreciate the beauty of rolling tumbleweeds.

Prior to joining the WCCO team, Jennifer served at CBS46 in Atlanta prior where she excellently reported for community involvement. Jennifer was honored with an Emmy for her in-depth look concerning the long-lasting impact of concussions and repeated hits to the head on athletes from the youth to the pro level. Further, Her reports assisted immediate Georgia legislators to pass The Return to Play Act, a law designed to protect young athletes.

Jennifer actively participates in the community.   Therefore, she is able to mentor with Minnetonka High School’s VANTAGE program. Also, she is on the Advisory Board for the Assistance League of Minneapolis St. Paul.

During her tenure in Atlanta, she did various reports on The Insider and CNN  where at one time she covered the onset of a spell of bitterly cold weather in Minnesota. In addition, Jennifer also actively gave input on profiles of prominent individuals to The Atlantan monthly magazine. she Jennifer anchored and reported for WKRG in Mobile, AL. This is where she gained international exposure for her coverage of Hurricane Katrina.

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