Griff Jenkins Biography
Griff Jenkins is an American journalist currently serving as a radio and TV reporter, and producer for Fox News Channel. Jenkins currently works for FOX News Channel (FNC) as a correspondent based in Washington. He started working at the network in 2003 as an associate producer and a radio producer for War Stories together with Oliver North.
Griff Jenkins Age/Birthday
Jerkins is 50 years old, born on December 15, 1970, in Los Angeles, California, in the United States of America. Therefore, he holds American nationality and is of white ethnicity. Griff normally celebrates his birthday on December 15th every year.
Griff Jenkins Height/Measurement
Jenkins stands at an average height of 5 feet 7 inches (approximately 1.70 m). However, his other body measurements shall be updated as they are not available at the moment.
Griff Jenkins Parents, Siblings/Family
Jenkins was born William Griffin Jenkins in Los Angeles, California, in the United States of America to his parents. However, he has not provided any details of his parents and siblings.
Griff Jenkins Wife/Spouse
Jenkins is happily married to his wife Kathleen Jenkins. The two love birds exchanged their vows in 2000 in a private wedding attended by close friends and family. The couple lives in Washington, D.C. with their children, Mackenzie and Madeline.
Griff Jenkins Daughter Cancer
Griff’s daughter, Madeline was diagnosed with Thyroid cancer in 2017. The situation left him devastated and she went through a successful operation on 4 April 2017.
Griff Jenkins Injury
He appeared on the Sunday episode of Fox & Friends wearing a sling on 29th April 2018. Griff had dislocated his shoulder and went to NYU Langone Health for treatment.
Griff Jenkins Teeth
Jenkins revealed that it was never a pleasure going to the dentist. However, he visited one and before the doctor arrived he said all was well since he met one of the best hygienists. Nonetheless, immediately the doctor got into the room, issued instructions to the hygienist to re-drill and do replacement fillings on 28, 29, 30, and 31 and, crown 30. At first, it was tough for him but later gained courage and did it since it was for his own health. Griff advises people to stop re-scheduling dental visits.
Griff Jenkins Education
Jenkins graduated from the Memphis University School in 1989 and subsequently pursued English from the University of Mississippi where he received a B.A. degree in 1993.
Griff Jenkins Fox News
Jenkins currently works for FOX News Channel (FNC) as a correspondent based in Washington. He started working at the network in 2003 as an associate producer and a radio producer for War Stories together with Oliver North. However, Jenkins started his journalism career in 1996 at Salem Radio Network where he produced a nationally syndicated radio program called Common Sense Radio with Oliver North. Nevertheless, before that tenure, Griff served as an associate producer of War Stories (2001 – 2003) for Oliver North.
In recent times, Jenkins provided live reports of mobbed rioters from the Capitol on January 6, 2021. Before then, he was reporting live from Washington, D.C. at the time of the Republican National Convention 2020. Further traveled to Delaware to give on-the-ground reports of the Democratic National Convention 2020. Furthermore, Griff moved to Florida and Texas to give breaking news reports about the aftermath and effects of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey. In addition to that, Jenkins covered the gubernatorial races (2017) in Virginia and New Jersey where he provided the audience with live updates.
Nonetheless, at the time of his working tenure at FNC, he has covered several national stories including the protests across the country, 2008, 2012, and 2016 election cycles, CO movie theater in 2012, the shooting at an Aurora, the Marathon bombings in Boston as well as the repercussions of the fatal EF5 tornado in Moore, OK. Nonetheless, Griff has been embedded internationally in the Middle East several times and his coverage varies from the annexation of Iraq in OIF1 (2003) across the fight for Mosul (2016). Moreover, Jenkins also served as a contributor to All-American New Year, New Year’s Eve special, for FNC 2014 live from New York City. Jenkins regularly works for FNC’s FOX & Friends (weekdays 6-9 AM/ET), serving as a guest co-host. Additionally serves the same purpose for FOX & Friends Weekend (weekends 6-10 AM/ET).
Griff Jenkins Salary
Jenkins currently serves as a Washington-based correspondent for Fox News Channel and earns a decent annual salary of around $100,000 per year.
Griff Jenkins Net Worth
He serves at FOX News Channel and has managed to acquire a decent fortune since the beginning of his journalism career. Griff’s estimated net worth is around $1.5 million dollars.
Griff Jenkins Military service
Griff has never served in military service.
Is Griff Jenkins Leaving Fox News?
No, Griff currently serves as a Washington-based correspondent for Fox News Channel.
Is Griff Jenkins Married?
Yes, Jenkins married Kathleen Jenkins in 2000.
Why did Griff Jenkins leave Fox & Friends?
Jenkins has not left Fox & Friends but currently appears as a guest co-host for FNC’s FOX & Friends (weekdays 6-9 AM/ET) and FOX and Friends Weekend (weekends 6-10 AM/ET).
How old is Griff Jenkins?
Griff is currently 50 years old. He was born on December 15, 1970, in Los Angeles, California, in the United States of America.