Jonah Gilmore joined NBC Local 33 and Fox 44 as a Reporter/Multimedia Journalist in April 2019. A native of New Orleans, Jonah is excited to be back home in Louisiana.
Jonah began his career in 2013, working as a production assistant at WWL-TV in New Orleans. There, he worked alongside talented journalists who helped hone his skillset, preparing him to dive into a reporter role. Jonah landed his first on-air job at the NBC affiliate in Midland, Texas.
Attending Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), Jonah credits Dillard University for his journalism foundation. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from Dillard University in New Orleans and Master of Arts in Professional Communication and Digital Media from Texas Southern University in Houston, TX.
Jonah has worked with several nonprofit organizations, giving back to the communities he serves. As a Children’s Defense Fund Beat the Odds Scholar, Jonah has been very active within local communities, being an advocate for children’s survival, protection and development. No matter what city he lives in, Jonah is always ready to jump in the community, help his people and tell their stories as they become a part of his life’s journey.
Jonah is a proud member of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Incorporated.
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