Jim Gardner - Updated May 2024

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Jim Gardner

Jim Gardner is also known as James’s old. Jim Gardner is a News anchor known for his work with WPVI-TV, a Philadelphia ABC affiliate. He also worked for the New York City CBS Radio Station. Gardner has lived most of his adult life in the Delaware Valley.

Early Life 

Jim Gardner was born on May 17, 1948, and his age is currently 75 years old. He is married to Amy Gardner and together they have two children they are Emily Goldman and Jesse Goldman.

Similarly, Gardner also has two children Josh and Jen from his previous marriage with Psychologist, Julie. In 1970, he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political science from Columbia University.

Jim Gardner – Net Worth 2024

Regarding his net worth, he has worked with a very popular TV channel and station. He has earned a decent amount as well as good fame from his profession.  Somesourcesehaves claimed that he has an estimated net worth of $2 million. But his salary is still unavailable.

Despite, being a famous personality, he hasn’t been endorsed by any brands till now. Hope he might be involved in some of the brand endorsements in the coming future.

Relationship Status

Talking about their love life, he is a married man. He is happily married to Amy Gardner. However,  the couple stayed in a relationship for several years and the pair tied the knot in 1976. Similarly, the romantic couple is blessed with two children.

Currently, they have crossed over four decades of marriage. Other than that there is no information regarding his past affairs and relationship.

Jim Gardner

Caption: Jim Gardner with his wife
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Professional Life

Jim Gardner started his career as a News correspondent on the historic Student Riots at Columbia in 1968 for the college’s radio station, WKCR-FM. Likewise, Gardner worked at the all-news WINS Radio in New York Where were a desk assistant, writer, and producer.

After his graduation, Gardner joined WFAS Radio in White Plains as a reporter in 1972. He worked hard in a short period and was appointed as New Director. Similarly, after two years WKBW TV offered him a job opportunity as a news reporter.

Likewise, in 1976, Gardner launched WKBW’s noon news broadcast which became the highest-rated noon newscast in the market. Gardner joined WPVI-TV in Philadelphia on June 1 1976 as a reporter and anchor of action news from 6 pm to 11 pm.

He has been a part of each Democratic and Republican presidential show and station’s anchor of the 5:30 news in November of that year. Gardner has not retired yet and has not shared any information on when he is going to retire.

He is one of the most successful Journalists and the Richest Journalist who was born in NY. Heiss ranked on the list of famous people f. Similarly, he also has a position on the list of Most Popular Journalists.

Since 1980, Jim has covered Democratic and Republican political conventions. Similarly, he was committed to the  Federation of Allied Jewish Appeal.

Jim Gardner

Caption: Jim Gardner on his work
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Talking about his Achievement, in 1996, the Broadcast Pioneers of Philadelphia selected Jim Gardner as ‘Person of the Year’ and introduced him to our Hall of Fame.

Jim Gardner – Social Media

Regarding his social media, he is active on Twitter and Facebook. Similarly, He has gained 71k followers on Twitter via @Jim_Gardner. He also has a verified Facebook account. Other than this, he is not available on other social media accounts.

Jim Gardner – Body Measurements 

Reflecting on his body measurements, Jim Gardner has a fit figure and takes good care of his appearance. He has decent height and weight which matches his body figure.

However, there is no information regarding his other body measurements like height, weight, and biceps. Moreover, he has white hair and brown eyes as well.

Jim Gardner

Caption: Jim Gardner on his Interview(source: Youtube)