American journalist and news anchor Sheinelle Jones appear on various platforms as an NBC News correspondent. She co-anchors the Saturday editions of Weekend Today and co-hosts the third hour of Today weekdays.
Sheinelle Jones Bio; Parents, Education, Height
The Philadelphia native was born as Sheinelle Marie Jones on 19 April 1978 to parents C. Darnell Jones II and Sheila Kinnard. Her father is a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
Standing at the height of 4 feet 9 inches (1.5 meters), Jones attended Wichita Brooks Middle Magnet School and Wichita Heights High School. Later she earned her degree from Northwestern University.
Her Career; NBC, Today Show, Net Worth
At first, Sheinelle was a morning anchor and reporter for ABC-affiliated WICS-TV. She then worked as an evening news anchor and reporter for the Fox-affiliated KOKI-TV.
In 2005, she joined a Fox-affiliated WTXF-TV in Philadelphia as a general assignment reporter for the morning news show, Good Day. She worked nine years for the network before joining NBC in 2014. Now, she takes the responsibility, co-anchoring the Saturday editions of Weekend Today, and a mid-week correspondent for Today.
Sheinelle Jones alongside co-host Peter Alexander on Today show in March 2019 (Picture: Sheinelle’s Instagram)
With nearly two decades of journalism stint, Sheinelle enjoys the astounding amount of net worth. As an NBC personnel, she earns an average salary of $80000 per year, which contributes her net worth so far.
Managing Consultant Husband; Family Of Five
Well, it has been 11 years of Sheinelle’s married life with husband Uche Ojeh. The couple walked down the aisle on 1st September 2007 and is inseparable since then.
Uche is a Managing Partner at UAO Consulting, a boutique consulting firm based in Philadelphia. The two met at Northwestern University when they were students.
Sheinelle Jones and family poses at Lincoln Center, New York City in 2018 (Picture: Sheinelle’s Instagram)
Sheinelle, aged 41 and her husband Uche are relishing the marital relationship with a family of five. They are parents of three children; 8-year-old son Kayin and 5 years old twins Uche and Clara Josephine.
Some Interesting Facts About Sheinelle Jones
- Sheinelle currently involves in her work six days in a week.
- Her father C. Darnell Jones II received a Juris Doctor from the American University Washington College of Law in 1975.
- She is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority established by African-American college women in January 1908.