Who is Jill Nicolini?
In recent years, Jill has become a noted person in the world of broadcast journalism, thanks to her great skills and dedication. She started with a minor radio station, but reached prominence when she joined WPIX 11 in 2017, serving as the traffic reporter for the Morning News.
So, do you want to find out more about Jill, from her childhood to most recent career endeavors, and her personal life as well? If yes, then stay with us for the length of the article, as we are about to bring you closer to this prominent journalist.
Where is Jill Nicolini Now?
Well, Jill is still highly involved in broadcast journalism, and as of spring 2017 Jill has been a part of the WPIX, reporting on traffic for the station’s weekday morning newscast, while she can also be heard on the 1010MA WINS Radio. She previously worked for WPIX, but would pursue other options, before returning to this digital channel.
Jill Nicolini Wiki: Early Life, Parents, and Education
Jill was born on the 10th January 1978, in Farmingville, New York Stet USA, and is the daughter of Michelle Nicolini, who passed away in 2017 after losing a battle to lung cancer, while her father’s name hasn’t been revealed to the public. Jill went to Sachem North High School from which she matriculated in 1996, after which she enrolled at Stony Brook University, but remained there for only one year before she started working for WBLI Radio, headquartered in Long Island. Nevertheless, after three years she enrolled at the New York Institute of Technology, from which she obtained a degree in Communication Arts.
As we said, she worked for WBLI Radio, and after she enrolled at the New York Institute of Technology, she started working for LI News Tonight. It was in 2001 that she was named as the announcer for the New York Islanders National Hockey League (NHL) team, and a dancer for the New York Dragons Arena Football team. Nicolini soon fronted the cameras as a traffic reporter at Long Island’s Metro & Traffic and Weather Channel, and News 12/Long Island.
Her career took something of a step forward when she posed naked for Playboy, also in 2001, while two years later, she was a part of the reality show “Married by America”, actually being named the winner of the show, however, she didn’t marry following the end of the show. She continued her career, and it was in 2004 that she was hired by WPIX as its new weekday morning traffic reporter. Furthermore, she became an interviewer of top celebrities in the entertainment industry, and served as a substitute anchor, weather anchor and feature reporter.
Rise to Prominence
Her role at WPIX improved over the years, and she was stationed in Iraq for Christmas Holidays in 2009 and 2010, and was responsible for helping the troops to reconnect with their families in the US through a satellite connection. She left WPIX in 2011, and joined WNYW Fox 5, serving as their Entertainment Reporter. Two years later Jill became a traffic reporter and fill-in host in “Live From The Couch” on WLNY-TV. After that, she became a part of the WCBS-TV, working also as a traffic reporter for the CBS 2 “News This Morning”, before she returned to WPIX in 2017, and still works for the station.
— Jill Nicolini (@JillNicolini) January 21, 2019
Jill Nicolini Net Worth
Since launching her career, Jill has worked for several radio and TV stations, but has spent the majority of her career at WPIX, which has in large part increased her wealth. So, have you ever wondered how rich Jill Nicolini is, as of late 2018? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Nicolini’s net worth is as high as $200,000. Undoubtedly, her wealth will increase in the upcoming years, assuming that she successfully continues her career.
Jill Nicolini Personal Life, Children, Husband, Wedding
What do you know about Jill in her personal life? Well, she hasn’t been very open about her personal endeavors, but we have managed to discover a few things about her. Jill has several relationships behind her, including the with Anthony Cumia, the Opie and Anthony radio show host, also with Joseph Di Virgilio, a hedge-fund manager.
Jill gave birth to her first child, a son Austin Thomas in 2014, and though she didn’t reveal her son’s father immediately, it later became clear that he is sales representative Peter Khachadurian. They welcomed a second child in 2017, also a son whose name is Jackson Henry.
Jill is quite dedicated to improving the lives of the people in need; she is involved in a number of charities, including John Theissen Children’s Foundation, Alliance for Lupus Research, The Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, The Arthritis Foundation, and The National Institute of Natural Sciences, while she also looks to help animals, as she is a part of the Little Shelter Animal Rescue, and PETA as well.
Jill Nicolini Internet Fame
Over the years, Jill has become quite popular on social media platforms, especially Facebook and Instagram, though she is also no stranger on Twitter.
Her official Facebook page has over 50,000 followers, on Instagram 19,000, on which she has used to share details from her personal and professional life and often posts pictures of herself with her children. You can find Jill on Twitter as well, on which she has more than 14,000 fans.
So, if you aren’t already a fan of this prominent television reporter, journalist, and host, then this is a perfect opportunity for you to become one, just skip over to her official pages, and see what she is up to next.