Jessica Kartalija Biography
Jessica Kartalija is an American anchor who is currently working at CBS3 where she serves as the evening anchor of the 5 pm, 6 pm, 10 pm, and 11 pm newscasts. She joined the CBS3 Eyewitness News in the fall of 2018 and previously worked at WJZ.
Jessica Kartalija Career
Prior to joining the CBS3 team, Jessica worked at WJZ in Baltimore till the summer of 2006. She has also worked at KASA FOX 2 in Albuquerque where she served as the nine pm anchor and has also worked at KOB-TV as a reporter. While she worked at KOB-TV, she was promoted to serve as the anchor of the 4 p.m newscast while still serving as a reporter for other newscasts. Before she relocated to New Mexico, she worked at KYMA-TV in Yuma, Arizona where she served as the weekend anchor and reporter and while she worked at KYMA, she the Associated Press awarded her with the Hard News Feature category award.
Despite the fact that she was born and brought up in San Diego, California, East Coast is her native home. In 1993, She joined Torrey Pines High School where she graduated in 1997. Later on, she joined Penn State University and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and a minor in Spanish. In addition, she has also studied at Johns Hopkins University, and in 2016, she graduated with a Master of Art in Marketing Communications and Media Studies. In addition, after she had graduated, she interned at WRC in Washington, D.C, and at KFMB in San Diego.
Furthermore, she worked with the Special Olympics, teaching athletes public speaking skills while she was in Albuquerque. Kartalija is a board member of the House of Ruth Maryland and is part of the Kennedy Krieger Institute, Women’s Initiative Network (WIN). In 2014, she was named a recipient of The Daily Record’s Leading Women Award which celebrates women under 40 for their community involvement and professional accomplishments. In addition, she was named by the Living Classrooms Foundation as a Baltimore Rising Star and she is on the Board of Trustees at the Irvine Nature Center. During her leisure time, she enjoys traveling, skiing, and golfing.
Jessica Kartalija Salary
Kartalija earns a salary of about $47,000-$120,000.
Jessica Kartalija Net Worth
Kartalija has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million – $7 Million which she has earned through her career as an anchor.
Jessica Kartalija Age
Kartalija was born on January 1, 1979, in San Diego, California, United States. She celebrates her birthday on the 1st of January every year and is currently 43 years old as of 2022.
Jessica Kartalija Height and Weight
Kartalija stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches tall. However, information about her weight will be updated when available.
Jessica Kartalija Family
Kartalija likes to keep her personal life private hence she has neither disclosed the names of her parent nor those of her siblings. However, this information will be updated when available.
Jessica Kartalija Husband and Children
Kartalija is married to Brain Anecharico who is a sales executive and together the couple has been blessed with a son whose name she has not disclosed.
Jessica Kartalija Social Media Platform
Kartalija is very active on her Twitter, and Instagram pages. She has 10k followers on Twitter and 16k followers on Instagram.
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