Jana Katsuyama Biography
Jana Katsuyama is a media personality serving as a general assignment reporter for the Ten O’clock News at KTVU. She is famous for covering breaking news, and current news making headlines in the United States. Previously, she was an anchor and reporter at the ABC affiliate WDTN-TV in Dayton, Ohio
Jana Katsuyama Age
Despite being a media personality, she has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight. Therefore, she has not revealed information concerning the date, month, or the year she was born.
Jana Katsuyama Height
Katsuyama is tall in stature but her height is undisclosed.
Jana Katsuyama Nationality
She is American by Nationality.
Jana Katsuyama Education
Katsuyama is originally from Dayton, Ohio, and graduated with honors from Oberlin College with a double major in English Literature and East Asian Studies. Immediately after her graduation, she joined KBJR-TV in 1999 and also became a volunteer member of the Asia American journalist association.
Jana Katsuyama Family
Jana was born and raised by both parents in the United States. She is of Asian ethnicity. However, the beautiful news correspondent has concealed details about her parents and siblings from the public.
Jana Katsuyama Husband
Due to her secretive nature on matters concerning her personal life, she has not disclosed information on whether she is dating, married or single.
Jana Katsuyama Kids
There is no information on whether she has kids or not.
Jana Katsuyama KTVU
Jana joined KTVU in 2007 and became part of the Ten o’clock News team in 2012. During her time at KTVU, Jana has won multiple Emmy awards. Her investigation into paper automobile dealer plate loopholes led to an Assembly bill that changed California’s license plate laws so new cars can no longer be on the road without a license plate.
As a journalist, she has covered wildfires in the North Bay and southern California, been tear-gassed while reporting on Occupy protests, flown with the Red Barons in an open cockpit plane over Lake Superior, anchored breaking news coverage during the first hours of the Boston Marathon bombing, and did live reports from Tokyo just days after the 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami disaster connecting with Bay Area residents in Japan.
Prior to working at KTVU, she was an anchor and reporter at the ABC affiliate WDTN-TV in Dayton, Ohio. She began her career at the NBC affiliate KBJR-TV in Duluth, Minnesota along Lake Superior. Before entering journalism, Jana worked as an international relations coordinator for the Hiroshima YMCA Medical College in Yonago, Japan. She also was selected to teach English in Japan through the Japanese Foreign Ministry and the Ministry of Education’s JET Program.
Jana loves the natural beauty of the Bay Area and the rich, cultural diversity of the people. She also enjoys volunteering for community organizations, helping the Northern California Cherry Blossom Queen Program, the Japanese American Citizens League, the National Japanese American Historical Society, the Nichibei Foundation, Self-Help for the Elderly, and other groups. Jana has been a member of the Asian American Journalists Association since 1999.
When not working, Jana enjoys bicycling, ballet, playing tennis, and pursuing a perfect cup of tea or coffee.
Jana Katsuyama Salary
Her annual salary ranges from $40,000 to $100,000.
Jana Katsuyama Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth ranging from $1 million to $5 million.
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