Jemele Juanita Hill is an American sports journalist. She currently writes for The Atlantic. She worked approximately 12 years for sports company ESPN. She composed a column for ESPN.com’s Page 2 and formerly hosted ESPN’s His and Hers. She succeeded Jalen Rose on ESPN2’s Numbers Never Lie in June 2013. In February 2017, Hill became co-hosts with Michael Smith of SC6, the 6 p.m. (ET) edition of ESPN’s flagship Sports Centre. Hill continued in that role until February 2018, when she moved to ESPN’s website The Undefeated. In October 2018 she joined The Atlantic.
Jemele Hill Married Life With Ian Wallave And Kids
In 2012, she posted on tweeter saying that she shared a secret relationship with Idris Elba, who was an English actor, producer, and a music artist. Nevertheless she was probably joking because there were no additional things to denote that the relationship actually existed.
In 2013, Jamele met Ian Wallace, and they instantly started go out with each other (dating). Ian Wallace works in medical sales for Applied Medical, which is based in Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif. After dating for about five years, when Jemele’s boyfriend Ian proposed her on his knee bent and they got engaged. The picture of their special moment also got viral on internet. Jamele Hill says yes to Ian Wallave in answer of his special proposal on 28 December 2018. Jemele Hill married Ian Wallace in a beachside ceremony in California and she just dropped an EPIC video showing off her big day On November10, 2019. They just married in2019 so no kids now.
Jemele Hill Net Worth
She has a net worth of $4 million. Her salary on ESPN is about $1 million annually. She has collected her net value due to her hard work and is still working hard to make her future bright. However, “Hardwork Pays You Off!” well, this quote is best example in Jemele Hills life.
Jemele HillBio: Age, Birthday, Childhood, Parents
Hill was born in December 21, 1975 in Detroit, Michigan US. Her father name is Jerel Brickerson. Her mother name is Denise Dennard. Hill and her mother moved to Houston in 1980, then later back to Detroit. Hill graduated from Mumford High School in 1993, then from Michigan State University in 1997. She is 43 years old. However, Hills has not shared information about her siblings. There no information on any website about either she is having any siblings or not.
Jemele Hill Career Details
Jemele has completed her studies from Mumford High School from 1990 to 1993. Later, she completed her graduation from Michigan State University in 1997. She started out as a writer for the Raleigh News & Observer and then became a sports writer for the Detroit Free Press and then ,for the Orlando Sentinel. Hill joined ESPN in 2006 as a columnist for ESPN.com. She hosted a TV series named “First Take and Numbers Never Lie”. Hill is now the co-host of the television series His and Hers with Michael Smith. She has also appeared on the TV series Outside the Lines, Sports Centre, and The Sports Reporters. Hill was suspended after referencing Adolf Hitler in a post and got in trouble for comments comparing Coach John Calipari to Charles Manson. She has also blamed baseball player Sammy Sofa of being racist for making his complexion lighter.
Jemele Hill Awards
At the annual Poynter Media Summit in 2007, Hill won the inaugural McKenzie Cup, awarded in honour of sports editor Van McKenzie. In 2018, Hill was entitled” journalist of the year” by the National Association of Black Journalists in recognition of “a illustrious body of work with extraordinary profundity, opportunity and implication to the people of the African Diaspora.
Jemele Hill Controversies
Jemele Hill erected by calling President Trump a white supremacist, said on a podcast. In September 2017, she did not feeling any guilt calling Trump a “white supremacist”. She further explained that one will call water obviously wet.
Jemele Hill Body Measurements
Hill height is approximately of 5 feet 6 inches and weighs about 56 kgs according to many reliable sources. She has maintained herself very well, and it quite hard to believe that she is just 43 years old. In one of her interview she revealed the secret of her looks is her balanced and healthy diet. She further added that she works out on daily basis for her perfectly measured body.
Jemele Hill Followers On Social Media
Like all other celebrities, Hill is also very active on social media. She has 500k Followers on Instagram. She has 1.2 million followers on twitter and on face book she is having almost 1.5 million of followers.