Who is Melissa Blasius?
Melissa Blasius is an American journalist who is working for KNXV-TV as an investigative reporter. She joined the ABC 15 News team in March 2019.
Melissa Blasius Date of Birth / Age
Blasius is approximately in her 40s as of 2022 although her exact age is not known as she has managed to keep her date of birth away from the public. However, we will update the information once available.
Melissa Blasius Height
Blasius stands at a height of approximately 5 feet and 6 inches tall.
Melissa Blasius Parents and Siblings
Blasius was born and raised in the U.S. She 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.
Melissa Blasius Spouse(Husband)
Blasius exchanged vows with her husband. The couple raises daughters and a son together. Even so, the information will be updated once available.
Melissa Blasius Kids / Children
Blasius has step-daughters and a son. Also, she has a grandson. However, we will update this information once more details concerning this are available.
Melissa Blasius Education
After completing her high school studies, Blasius went on to join the
Melissa Blasius Career
Blasius works for KNXV as an investigative reporter. She joined the ABC 15 News team in March 2019. During her quarter-century at KNXV, she has broadcasted various significant news stories. For example, in 2018 she piloted the station’s broadcast on the life and legacy of Sen. John McCain.
Also, she covered the Las Vegas massacre. In addition, she aided homeowners in upending undue bank foreclosures and aided veterans in retrieving their long-overdue VA disability benefits.
Her reporting has led to changes in state law and the resignations of top government officials.Prior to this, she served the
President Barack Obama’s inauguration and the space shuttle Columbia calamity.
Blasius also flew a fighter plane, hunted for drug smugglers in the desert, and even cross-examined a talking pig. Via her career,she has gained awards such as a regional Emmy Award and a Sunshine Award from the Valley’s Society of Professional Journalists. Further, in 2022 she received a George Foster Peabody Award for her work with the ABC15 investigators. Too, she received the U.S. Hillman Prize, and a du-Pont Columbia Award.
Further, in 2021 she was acknowledged by The National Headliner Awards for her Covid-19 reporting. On a side note, she has a passion for Cubs basketball which she picked up during her college days at the Northwestern University near Chicago. Also,she loves playing board games with her husband, step-daughters, son, and grandson, watching movies and trail running.
How Much Does Melissa Blasius Earn?
Blasius approximately earns an annual salary that ranges from $100,000-$500,000.
How Much is Melissa Blasius Worth?
As a reporter, Blasius has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges from $1 million to $5 million.