Who is Tom Fitzgerald?
Tom Fitzgerald is a veteran television journalist. He holds multiple roles at FOX 5 among them; serving as the anchor of “Fox 5 Morning Sunday”, the Host of “Fox 5 On The Hill” and a Reporter at WTTG-TV in Washington D.C. In general, Tom covers matters related to politics on a national level in the U.S. capital.
The FOX 5 journalist has made a name for himself on a global scale. He played a leading role in the coverage of national affairs during the presidency of former U.S. president, Barack Obama. He was also present for the whole six-hour Supreme Court hearing in 2012 regarding President Obama’s Health Care Reform Law.
Tom was also first-hand in covering recent updates in the Biden administration. He was present at the Capitol to provide exclusive reports at the time Biden was being sworn in on January 20, 2021.
In some other breaking news, Tom broke multiple exclusive stories that led to proceedings in the US House of Representatives on airlines that weren’t inspecting their aircraft.
Tom Fitzgerald Age, Family
Fitzgerald is currently 55 years old. He was born on August 28, 1968, in Billerica, Massachusetts, United States. His family settled in Washington D.C. in 1975 and they have since established a unique reputation of their name in that area. Tom was brought up in New Jersey and his work has sent him to different cities.
Tom Fitzgerald Height
Fitzgerald stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches.
Tom Fitzgerald Education
Fitzgerald attended Howell High School and later enrolled at William Paterson University of New Jersey where he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Communication and Media Studies.
Tom Fitzgerald Career
Tom’s career began while he was still a student. He got an internship program with some of the major media outlets around the school. He landed his first job and he was put on payroll at a radio station in New Jersey called WBJB-FM.
His next job was on national television. He began working as a reporter for TV34 News in Monmouth County, New Jersey, in 1990. He covered presidential and congressional elections, organized crime investigations, the New Jersey House of Representatives, and multiple significant hurricanes during a period of six years.
Tom was a member of News 12 New Jersey’s initial on-air staff in 1996. During those years, this was New Jersey’s first 24-hour all-news television network, and it is seen in over 1.8 million households. During his time at News 12 New Jersey, he reported, anchored, and hosted the political discussion program “Roundtable”.
Tom joined FOX 5 in 2003 and he recently marked his 20-year anniversary in 2023. He has created a strong relationship with his colleagues and he often describes them as a family. They have achieved so much together and they got each other’s back.
Tom Fitzgerald Wife
Tom is married to Beth Parker. The couple welcomed their daughter in 2006. He rarely shares the details of her marriage hence, the specifics of his wife are uncertain at the moment.
Tom Fitzgerald’s Salary and Net Worth
Fitzgerald earns an average salary of $165,526 on an annual basis. His wages have increased over the years that he has worked in mainstream media. Throughout his career, Tom has built a net worth of $2 million. His job at FOX 5 is his primary source of income.