Janet Shamlian is a famous American journalist currently serving for CBS News as a correspondent located in Houston, Texas. Her reporting is featured on all CBS News platforms and broadcasts including the CBSN, CBS Evening News, and CBS This Morning.
Formerly, she served for NBC News for one decade. Additionally, she also served for CBS station in Chicago, WBBM-TV, and the CBS affiliate in Houston called KHOU-TV. She also worked at KPRC-TV in Houston as a weekend news anchor.
Janet Shamlian Age
Janet Shamlian was born on May 14, 1962, in Oak Park, Illinois, in the United States of America. Janet is 59 years old.
Janet Shamlian Height
Janet stands at a moderate height of 5 ft 6 in(Approx 1.68 m).
Janet Shamlian Family
Janet was born to her father and mother in Oak Park, Illinois, and raised in Park Ridge, Illinois, in the USA. She belongs of Armenian and Irish descent and owns American nationality. Additionally, she was a competitive figure skater during her teen years. Nevertheless, she has not shared any information with the public in regard to her parents and siblings.
Janet Shamlian Husband
Janet is married to her loving and supportive husband called LeRoy Melcher III. The family now lives in Houston, Texas. Nevertheless, she has not revealed any information in regard to her husband or when the two tied the knot.
Janet is a proud mom of five. The duo shares five kids, three daughters and two sons whose identities have not been revealed. Prior to joining, NBC News in the year 2005, she was a stay-at-home mother to her five kids. Nevertheless, she has not revealed much information in regard to her kids.
Janet Shamlian Education
Janet studied at the University of Missouri School of Journalism where she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism. Additionally, she worked as the commencement speaker in the year 2016.
Janet Shamlian Salary
She receives an annual salary of $121,828 and is according to CBS anchors’\reporters’ salaries.
Janet Shamlian Net Worth
Janet has an estimated net worth of $1.3 million US dollars. Her career as a correspondent at CBS News is her primary source of income.
Janet Shamlian Career
Janet now serves as a correspondent located in Houston, Texas, for CBS News. Her reporting is featured on all CBS broadcasts and platforms including CBSN, the CBS Evening News, and CBS This Morning. Throughout her career, she has reported multiple biggest national and international stories. However, she reported the mass shooting at an El Paso, Texas, Walmart for CBS News.
Before that, she was on the ground in Florida where she reported the Pulse Nightclub massacre and Hurricane Katrina, and the tornado that destroyed Moore, Oklahoma. Additionally, she was the first American journalist on the scene of the 2016 Bastille Day terror attack that happen in Nice, France.
Prior to joining CBS News, she spent 10 years serving for NBC News as a correspondent. While NBC, she reported for, NBC Nightly News, MSNBC, and also Today.
Additionally, she covered an extensive range of stories including Hurricane Katrina, Terrorist bombings, and the Super Bowl in London. Before that, she served for the CBS affiliate in Chicago named WBBM-TV as a news anchor and reporter.
Formerly, Janet worked as a reporter and anchor at KHOU-TV and KPRC-TV in Houston, Texas. Her career journey started in Grand Rapids, Michigan where she served at a station called WOOD-TV. Janet is too a proud graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism.
Janet has received different awards in her journalism career including a Peabody, an Alfred I. DuPont-Columbia University Award, and various Emmy Awards.