Gerri Willis Biography

Gerri Willis

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Birth Name: Gerri Willis
Date of birth:
Birth Country: United States
Height: 6 Feet
Birth Sign: leo
Age:   58 Years
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Gerri Willis 58, is a famous American television news journalist and host of The Willis Report which is a daytime program on the Fox Business Network, focusing on consumer's personal finance issues. She was born in Spruce Pine, North Carolina, United States of America. She graduated from Columbia Business School, where she was a winner of famous Knight-Bagehot Fellowship. She currently resides in Westchester County. Talking about her ethnicity and nationality, she is a white American journalist for Fox network.

After completing her education, she started working for a local newspaper as a reporter. She then worked for the newspaper in Lima, Ohio. After that, she joined Crain Publications and Dow Jones. 

Other than being a show host, she is also a writer and has published two books. She is the author of two business related books ‘Home Rich’ and another ‘The Smart Money Guide to Real Estate Investing’. 

In concern to the personal life of Gerri Willis, she is a married woman. Gerri Willis married to David Evans in 1994, who works in the position of researcher for Gerson Lehrman Group. In past few months, the rumor of this pair's separation was hyped and was rumored to have difficulties in their marriage.

However, it is not official and neither Gerri nor David have confirmed about this issue and the divorce. As she maintains a private lifestyle, nothing controversial has been caught by the paparazzi yet, about her life. There is no information regarding her children as well. 

Recently, Gerri opened up about her breast cancer during a show and also ditched her wig while on the show. 

She is believed to be earning a huge salary which is reported to be around $ 550 thousand per annum from Fox Network along with that she also receives royalties from books that she has published which add up to her current estimated net worth of around $ 2 million. She can be followed on her social media pages like facebook and twitter where she updates her fans about her work and recent activities. 

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Born in Spruce Pine, North Carolina

1959 14th of August

Gerri Willis was born in an upper middle-class family. Her place of birth is Spruce Pine, North Carolina, United States of America. She completed her schooling there and after that went to Miami University located in Oxford, Ohio for further studies in the field of Journalism.


Received Excellence in Retirement Savings Reporting


In 2001, Willis received the 2001's Excellence in Retirement Savings Reporting award, which is bestowed by the American University School of Communication and the Investment Company Institute's Education Foundation. She has also been nominated for various other awards for her excellent reporting.


Joined Fox Business Network

2010 of March

In March 2010, Gerri Willis started working with Fox Business Network (FBN). There she is an anchor and personal finance reporter for the network. Willis hosts the program ‘The Willis Report’ discussing political and financial affairs. 

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