Jason DeRusha Biography and Wiki
Jason DeRusha is an American broadcast journalist and news personality currently serving as a morning news anchor for WCCO-TV, channel 4, which is a CBS-owned-and-operated television station licensed to Minneapolis, Minnesota. He filed his first report for WCCO-TV on April Fool’s Day in 2003. Jason also worked as a Food Editor / Restaurant Critic at Minnesota Monthly magazine.
Jason DeRusha Age and Birthday
Jason was born on January 24, 1975, in Des Plaines, Illinois, United States. He is 47 years old as of 2022. His birth sign is Capricorn. DeRusha turns 48 years old on January 24, 2023.
Jason DeRusha Height
The journalist stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches (Approx.1.78 meters)tall.
Jason DeRusha Education
He attended and graduated from Maine West High School in 1997. Later on, he enrolled at Marquette University, a private Jesuit research university in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Jason graduated honors with a bachelor of arts in political science, and broadcast communication. Further details regarding her family background will be updated soon when revealed.
Jason DeRusha Family, Parents, Siblings
Attempts to establish his parents’ identities were in vain since no information about them is available to the public. It’s therefore not clear if he has any siblings. More details concerning his family background will be updated soon when disclosed.
Jason DeRusha Wife, Is He Married?
In regards to his marital entanglements, the news anchor is happily married to his loving wife, Alyssa Bannochie. His wife works as a financial analyst and a Wayzata High graduate.
The romantic duo became espoused on September 19, 1998, in a blissful wedding ceremony attended by family members and close friends. The wedding took place at Basilica St Mary, Minneapolis. We are keeping tabs and we will update her partner’s details soon.
Jason DeRusha Kids
The couple is happily blessed with two children Seth and Sam. The family resides in Maple Grove.
Jason DeRusha Salary
According to CBS estimates, he receives an average annual salary ranging from $72,500 to $144,600. His contract with the exact figure is yet to be released.
Jason DeRusha Net Worth
Jason DeRusha has an estimated net worth ranging from $1 million to $5 million as of 2022. This amount is from his extensive career as a journalist among other investments.
Jason DeRusha WCCO News
WCCO-TV, virtual channel 4, is a CBS-owned-and-operated television station licensed to Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, and serving the Twin Cities television market. The station is owned by the CBS Television Stations subsidiary of ViacomCBS.
He joined the news station in April 2003 and filed his first report for WCCO-TV on April Fool’s Day. Jason co-anchors WCCO This Morning weekdays from 4:30 a.m. until 7:00 a.m., and WCCO Mid-Morning from 9 to 10 a.m. In Addition, he is also the station’s food reporter, producing “DeRusha Eats”.
Prior to joining WCCO, he previously spent three years as a reporter at WISN-TV in Milwaukee. He has also anchored the weekend news at KWQC-TV in Davenport, Iowa, reported for WREX-TV in Rockford, Illinois, and interned at “ABC World News Tonight” in New York.