Jason DeRusha Biography
Jason DeRusha hosts Drive Time with DeRusha on WCCO-AM Radio from 3pm-6pm weekdays and he is also available on podcast.He previously co-anchored WCCO This Morning weekdays from 4:30 a.m. until 7:00 a.m., and WCCO Mid-Morning from 9 to 10 a.m.
DeRusha is also the station’s food reporter, producing “DeRusha Eats”. He was born on January 24, 1975, in Des Plaines, Illinois, United States.
Jason DeRusha Age
Jason is 48 years old as of 2023. He was born on January 24, 1975, Des Plaines, Illinois, United States of America.
Jason DeRusha Education
Jason went to Maine West High School 1993-1997 where he attained his high school certificate. He then joined Marquette University where he attained a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Broadcasting and Electronic Communication.
Jason height is 5 feet 10 inches tall.
Jason’s family lives in Des Plaines, Illinois, United States of America. His parents and siblings are publicly not available.
Wife |Alyssa Bannochie |Kids
Jason is married to a financial analyst, Alyssa Bannochie and both have two kids, Seth and Sam.
Children | Sam | Seth
Jason is a caring and loving father to their two sons; Sam and Seth.
Jason DeRusha Net Worth
His net worth is $500k and $1 Million dollars as of 2023. This is derived from his job as a news correspondent, investments and lifestyle.
Jason DeRusha Salary
Working at WCCO Radio, DeRusha earns a salary between $130k and $228k dollars a year.
Jason DeRusha WCCO-TV
DeRusha is an American news correspondent who co-anchored WCCO This Morning weekdays from 4:30 a.m. until 7:00 a.m., and WCCO Mid-Morning from 9 to 10 a.m.
Jason was also the station’s food reporter, producing “DeRusha Eats”. He was born on January 24, 1975, in Des Plaines, Illinois, United States.
DeRusha has anchored WCCO this Morning and Noon since June 2013, as well as contributing stories for all newscasts. From August 2011 – 2013, he anchored our Sunday night news at 5:30 p.m. and 10 p.m., and the popular “Good Question” franchise segment since January of 2009.
He acurates, lead, inspires, researches, blogs, mentors and models social media practice. He writes news stories, write speeches, think strategically about news coverage, coordinate internal communications and external communications with viewers, customers and stakeholders.
His other Responsibilities include community engagement and connection building through interaction with non-profits and community organizations.
Apart from news, he emcees and moderates dozens of events each year: from non-profits to chambers of commerce to business events. A frequent panelist and thought leader on the intersection of traditional media and digital media, as well as food and social trends.