Josina Anderson Overview
Josina Anderson is a famous sports journalist known for working for ESPN. Her passion for sports reporting began at school when she worked as an announcer for her school basketball team.
She spent years as an intern for different radio news shows and in 2000, her career set off when she was hired straight from school to work with CBS’ affiliate news channel in Coos Bay. After spending nearly a year in Oregon, she moved back to her parents’ house in Washington, D.C. In her first few months in Washington D.C., she worked as a personal trainer and covered various sports teams for the local news cable show.
In 2005, she then joined Fox 31 in Denver, Colorado and spent the next six years with them before joining ESPN.
She left ESPN in 2020 and went on to produce her own show, “Undefined with Josina Anderson”, as an independent media creator.
Not only does she hosts sports news shows but she is also an active Twitter user, that keeps us updated on the last moves in the major sports leagues.
Free agent LB K.J. Wright just told me he is signing with #Raiders on a 1-year deal.
— IG: JosinaAnderson (@JosinaAnderson) September 2, 2021
Controversy in her career
In 2014, she was heavily criticized for her on-air report about Michael Sam’s showering habits. Sam is the first openly gay player in an NFL training camp and would not take a shower before all his teammates are done. She was then accused by the St. Louis Rams’ coach of unethical and unprofessional conduct. ESPN later issued a public apology.
What is the nationality of Josina Anderson?
Josina Anderson is an American who was born in Washington, D.C. She has Jamaican roots.
How old is Josina Anderson?
Josina Anderson was born on August 15, 1978. Josina Anderson is now 43 years old and is under the star sign of Leo.
How tall is Josina Anderson and how much does she weigh?
Josina Anderson stands 5ft 8 inches tall and weighs about 130 lbs.
Is Josina Anderson married or single?
No, Josina Anderson is currently single and is not dating anyone at the moment. In 2012 it was rumoured that she was in a relationship with Keith Reed after he tweeted calling her babe and wishing her a happy one-year anniversary. However, they soon clarified that it was in reference to her first year with ESPN, causing much disappointment amongst their fans!
— Keith Reed (@K_dot_RE) August 22, 2012
Has she won any awards?
Yes, Josina Anderson was awarded an Emmy Award in 2009 for a television history titled “A Premonition to Addis Ababa”.
How much is Josina Anderson’s net worth?
Josina Anderson has an estimated net worth of $3 million and was believed to be earning an estimated $200,000 yearly when working for ESPN.
Does Josina Anderson have any children?
No, Josina Anderson doesn’t have any children.