- Short Bio
- Education and early career
- Net worth and Salary
- Personal Life
- Body Measurement
- Wiki and Facts
- Social Media
Tom Llamas is a renowned American journalist who currently works as the Chief National Affairs Correspondent at ABC News. He also anchors the weekend edition of the show, ABC World News Tonight and previously worked as a correspondent for NBC News. Tom Llamas is of Cuban descent and he holds the American nationality.
Tom Llamas was born on 2 July 1979, in Miami, Florida. His parents are Cuban immigrants.
Education and early career
Tom Llamas finished high school in his hometown and then attended the Loyola University located in New Orleans, Louisiana. He graduated from the university in 2001 with bachelor's degrees in broadcast journalism, drama, and speech.
Tom Llamas began his journalism career at NBC News in 2000. He then joined MSNBC and served as the network's political correspondent till 2005. He was then hired by WTVJ located in Miami and then by WNBC located in New York. According to Tom Llamas wiki page, he again joined NBC News as a general assignment reporter in 2009. After working for NBC for a few years, he decided to move to ABC News in September 2014. He joined the network as a correspondent and was based in New York. He then began working in the show, ABC World News Tonight in 2014 as an occasional anchor. Tom Llamas net worth increased when he was made the Sunday anchor of the show in 2015. Since January 2017, he anchors the weekend edition of the show.
Net worth and Salary
Tom Llamas salary is known to be high. He is a very successful broadcast journalist who has been professionally working for more than 17 years. As of recent, various sources have estimated Tom Llamas net worth to be around $1.4 million dollars. His future income from ABC News is likely going to raise the current figure of his net worth. Tom Llamas salary from other television networks that he previously worked for has also contributed towards his wealth.
Moving to Tom Llamas married and personal life, he has been married to his wife since 2006. His wife is named Jennifer Llamas. Tom Llamas wife works as a producer and currently works as MSNBC News Nation's executive producer. The couple has been happily married for more than 10 years without any rumors. Tom Llamas married life has been blessed with three children. Their first daughter named Malena was born in 2012 and their second daughter named Juliette was born in 2015. The couple gave birth to their son on 12 October 2017. Tom Llamas wife and his family currently live in Manhattan.
Tom Llamas height and weight are not known. He has a short dark brown colored hair and the color of his eyes is light brown. He is currently 39 years old.
Wiki and Facts
According to Tom Llamas wiki page, his birth name is Thomas Edward Llamas. He received a regional Edward R. Murrow Award for his coverage of Hurricane Sandy while he was at WNBC-TV. He won an Emmy Award in 2008 for Best Anchor for his report on a human smuggling interdiction at sea. Tom Llamas height of recognition increased when he received his second Emmy Award in 2013 for Best Hard News Story. He is the recipient of the 2012 EL award and he was honored with the 2015 Presidential Award of Impact by the National Association of Hispanic Journalists.
Tom Llamas has gained thousands of followers on the internet through his journalism career. His Instagram account has more than 9 thousand followers and he has more than 25 thousand followers on Twitter. Similarly, his official Facebook page enjoys more than 17 thousand likes. Tom Llamas bio can be found on various other social media sites such as Wikipedia, Twitter, and Instagram.