Steve Osunsami Biography
Steve Osunsami is a famous Nigerian-American journalist currently working for ABC News in Atlanta, Georgia as a Senior National Correspondent contributing reports to Good Morning America, World News with David Muir, and other station platforms and broadcasts since his debut with ABC News in 1997. Previously, he served at WOOD-TV in Grand Rapids, Michigan, WREX-TV in Rockford, Illinois as well as KOMO-TV in Seattle.
Steve Osunsami Age
Steve Osunsami was born on 6th February 1971, in Washington, D.C., in the United States of America. He is 51 years old.
Steve Osunsami Height
Steve is a man of standard stature and stands at the height of 5 feet 9 inches (Approx 1.75 m).
Steve Osunsami Family
Steve was born and brought up by his Nigerian immigrant parents in Washington. His late dad Olufemi Osunsami threw Steve out after realizing that, he is gay. His late mum worked in a cafeteria at a hospital in town. Furthermore, Steve has two beautiful older sisters, and his eldest sister served at McDonald’s.
Steve Osunsami Education
He matriculated at the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana. Steve was an Illinois Broadcasting Association intern who helped start his career.
Steve Osunsami Husband
He is openly gay. Steve married his husband called Joe Remillard, who teaches at Kennesaw State Campus and is an artist. The pair married in July of 2010. The duo has a beautiful daughter known as Ayn Remillard from Joe’s first marriage. He speaks openly about both his experiences as a black LGBTQ community member and a black gay journalist.
Steve Osunsami Salary
He bags a satisfactory salary of $ 73,511 per year. This is in accordance with Correspondents’ salaries.
Steve Osunsami Net Worth
Steve Osunsami has stockpiled a decent wealth over the years and has an estimated net worth of $9 Million.
Steve Osunsami Career
He kicked off his career at WOOD-TV in Grand Rapids, Michigan, WREX-TV in Rockford, Illinois as well as KOMO-TV in Seattle before becoming a correspondent for ABC News in the year 1997. Steve’s work has taken him across the nation, from covering the shooting deaths of nine black parishioners at the Charleston church shooting in 2015 and riots in Ferguson Missouri, and Baltimore to the 2000 United States presidential election recount in Florida.
He wrote and hosted “Soul of a Nation: Tulsa’s Buried Truth,” the ABC podcast which explores the 1921 Tulsa race massacre through conversations with historians and archival audio. Steve also covered the killing of Ahmaud Arbery and the killing of Rayshard Brooks.