Tom Wills Biography
Tom Wills is an American journalist, anchor, and reporter who currently serves as a news anchor at WJXT in Jacksonville, Florida. Wills has worked at the station for more than 40 years. Prior to joining News4JAX, he served as a reporter at WTOP radio and WTOP-TV.
Tom Wills News4JAX | WJXT
Wills joined Channel 4 in 1975 and for over 40 years has co-anchored Jacksonville’s most noteworthy judged evening news. Tom was a journalist for WTOP radio and WTOP-TV in Washington prior to moving to Jacksonville.
While there, Tom secured occasions, such as the deadly riots of Martin Luther King, the memorial service of Bobby Kennedy, the hearing of the Supreme Court on the Pentagon Papers, the Watergate break-in, and the take-off of President Richard Nixon. He also filled in as a low-maintenance tutor at American University, describing training news.
Tom has had the privilege of talking since moving to WJXT and has also met every president since Jimmy Carter. I lived and worked in the capital of the country for 11 years, the closest I got to a president at any stage was the day I was assigned to stake out the White House theater during the Six-Day War in 1967 in case LBJ wanted to come there to say something. He didn’t, ” Tom said.
On May 12, 2015, with 60 minutes, prime-time extraordinary, the station considered its 40th commemoration with WJXT, and Mayor Alvin Brown went to the station to announce Tom Wills Day in Jacksonville.
Florida Associated Press Broadcasters regarded Tom with its Legacy Award in March 2018. Tom has various outside interests (Watch Tom’s comments at the FAPB feast). His favorite book is Emmett Fox’s “Message on the Mount” and his favorite film is the Oscar-winning “Hits with Wolves on the dance floor.” He is also an ardent, avid supporter. He loves watching the Pittsburgh Pirates and Steelers, the soccer of the Florida Gators, and all the school balls.
Tom Wills WJXT Age
How old is Tom Willis? Tom is around 73 years old as of 2022. He was born in the united states. However, Tom’s exact date of birth is still under review. We promise to update you once the information is available in the public domain.
Tom Wills Height | Weight
Wills stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.67 meters). However, information regarding his other body measurements is still under review.
Tom Wills Education
Tom graduated from American University with a journalism degree. A private research university in Washington, D.C. Its main campus spans 90 acres (36 ha) at Ward Circle, in the Spring Valley neighborhood in the northwest of the District.
Tom Wills Wife|Children
Wills is a married man. He is married to his wife Gina. The couple is blessed with three lovely children Josh, Kate, and Mike. Gina and Tom live in Jacksonville and are proud grandparents.
Tom Wills Salary
News4JAX news anchor salaries vary from an average of $33,774 to $112,519 a year. We do not have Tom’s exact salary and net worth at the moment, but once it is available, we will keep tabs and update it.
Tom Wills Net Worth
Willis has an estimated net worth of between $1 million – $5 million. His income is mainly from his career as a journalist.