Jay Cashmere Bio, wiki, age, Height, WPTV, Wife, Family, Networth, and Salary

Who is Jay Cashmere?

Jay Cashmere is a American four-time emmy award winner Anchor and Reporter who works at WPTV in the West Palm Beach, Florida as an Evening News Anchor. He has held this role since December 2001 following his tenure at WTOC-TV.

How old is Jay Cashmere?

Cashmere exact age details remain undisclosed because he prefers to maintain privacy regarding his personal life but he is speculated to be in his 50s.

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How tall is Jay Cashmere?

Cashmere stands at approximately 5 feet 8 inches tall.

Who is Jay Cashmere Wife?

Cashmere is happily married to Kelly Cashmere . The two are proud parents to their son Cruz and daughter Ella who was born in September 2014, as well as their beloved Great Dane, Jake. When he is not working, Cashmere is an avid athlete and family man. He has participated in multiple triathlons since 2013 and enjoys engaging in outdoor activities like running, surfing, swimming, and biking.

Jay Cashmere Family

Cashmere keeps details about his family life private, including information about his parents and potential siblings.

Jay Cashmere’s Net worth

Cashmere has accumulated an estimated net worth ranging from $1 million to $5 million through his successful career as an Anchor and Reporter.

Jay Cashmere Salary

Cashmere annual salary falls between $45,000 and $110,500.

Jay Cashmere Education

Cashmere completed his studies at the University of Alabama where he studied from 1993 to 1997, earning a Broadcasting degree along with minors in English and Geography.

Jay Cashmere Career

Cashmere serves as an evening reporter and anchor at WPTV. He holds anchor positions for the 5:30 p.m. news on WPTV, The Now at 6:30 p.m. on WFLX Fox 29, and the 10 p.m. news on WFLX Fox 29. Throughout his tenure, he has garnered numerous accolades, including multiple Associated Press awards and 10 Emmy award nominations. Much of his recognition stems from his dedication to stories centered on ocean conservation and environmental issues.

One notable achievement occurred in December 2008, when Jay received a Suncoast Emmy for his piece titled “Wounded Warriors.” This segment, shot in Bonaire in August 2007, showcased a group of amputee soldiers experiencing diving for the first time since their return from war. Cashmere’s commitment to highlighting environmental causes earned him a community service award from the US Coral Reef Task Force in 2004.

Throughout his career, Jay has covered a diverse of stories, from experiences like flying with the Blue Angels to reporting on devastating events such as the earthquake in Haiti and the Gulf oil spill. He extensively covered hurricanes in 2004 and 2005, including Hurricane Katrina, which struck close to home.

Jay Cashmere Charity

Cashmere is actively involved in charity work and he serves as an emcee for various events benefiting organizations. This includes Forgotten Soldiers Outreach, the Humane Society of the Treasure Coast, and the Alzheimer’s Association Southeast Florida Chapter. He also remains deeply connected to his alma mater, the University of Alabama, where he cheers on the football team during Fall Saturdays.

Jay Cashmere Leaving WPTV

Cashmere left WPTV in November 2023. According to a post on his facebook account on 21st November 2023, he left the station following corporate restructuring at Scripps News.

Jay Cashmere WPTV

Cashmere was employed at WPTV, where he collaborated with other renowned meteorologists, anchors, and reporters from the station including;

  1. Chris Gilmore
  2. Ashley Glass
  3. Jon Shainman
  4. Tory Dunnan
  5. Steve Weagle
  6. Jennifer Correa
  7. Steve Villanueva
  8. James Wieland
  9. Keli Ferguson
  10. Theo Dorsey

Jay Cashmeres Social Media

Cashmere is very active on social media and has over 8.6k followers on Facebook.

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