Jillian Deam Bio, Age, Leaving Fox 59, Husband, Engaged, Height, Parents, Salary, Net Worth

Jillian Deam
Jillian Deam

Jillian Deam Biography

Jillian Deam is an American broadcast journalist currently working with FOX 59 News in Indianapolis as a news anchor and reporter. She is now the main host of FOX 59’s Indy News Show since 2021. Before FOX 59, Dean gained more fame by working as a correspondent for CBS News based in Champaign, Illinois. She is also the owner and founder of her own creative agency called The Studio formed in 2020.

Deam was born and brought up in Indianapolis, Indiana by a working-class family. Her passion to become a journalist began when she was just a little girl. Therefore, Deam was really focused on her studies in school and managed to get her high school diploma. Eventually, she joined college and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Media Arts with a major concentration in Electronic Journalism.

She then landed her first job working as an account executive at Dittoe Public Relations from 2018 to 2019. In 2006, Deam was then able to join the Pacers Sports & Entertainment group as an NBA Host. There, she gained more than five years of experience as a TV host. In 2018, Dean joined The Hot Room Indianapolis as an Instructor.

Deam held that position until she quit to start her creative studio, The Studio Indy back in 2020. Since 2021, Jillian has been managing her studio with her work at Fox 59. During her free time, she enjoys dancing and listening to various stories from inspiring people who are featured on her show.

Jillian Deam Age

Jillian is 36 years old. She was born on December 20, 1987, in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Her zodiac birth sign is Sagittarius.


Deam stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m). Her weight is also approximated to be around 58 kilograms. Deam’s other body measurements are 34-27-36 inches.


Deam was born to her parents in the northern part of Indiana. Both of her parents were working different jobs to cater to the needs of the family. However, Jillian is very private about her family background. Hence, more information regarding her mother, father, and siblings is currently unknown.


Jillian is currently married to her husband Chris Thomas. The two love birds exchanged vows in a private wedding ceremony that was only attended by close friends. Jillian is known for separating her personal marital life from her professional career. Therefore, it is not known whether she has a baby or not. The couple resides in the northern suburbs of Indianapolis, Indiana.


Jillian is a happily married woman but she has no children at the moment. More about her kids will be updated once she finally decides to have one.


Deam makes an annual salary ranging from $216,838 to $292,893.

Net Worth

Deam’s net worth is estimated to range from $ 1 million.