Horace Holmes Biography
Horace Holmes is an American award-winning journalist currently working as a co-anchor and reporter at WJLA-TV in Washington DC. He anchors the weekend news and reports on WJLA’s program “Choose to Save”.
Horace Holmes Age
Holmes was born on the 17th of June 1957 in Washington DC, United States. He is 63 years old as of 2020. Holmes celebrates his birthday on the 17th of June every year surrounded by family and friends.
Horace Holmes Height
Holmes stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches. His height goes well with his body weight according to his pictures. However, there are no further details about his weight, body measurements, and eye color. These details will be updated as soon as they are available.
Horace Holmes Education
Holmes went to Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts. He graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in journalism and communications.
Horace Holmes Family
Holmes was born and raised in Washington DC. His father was a social worker and his mother a nurse. Holmes’s father died from cancer while Holmes was still young. There is no further information about his parents. He has an older sister whose information he has not disclosed.
Horace Holmes WJLA
Holmes is currently working as a news anchor and reporter for WJLA-TV in Washington DC. WJLA is an ABC 7 affiliate. He anchors the weekend news and reports on WJLA’s program “Choose to Save”. In addition, he is also the weekday general assignment reporter.
Prior to his current position, Holmes worked as a news anchor and reporter at WMAR-TV in Baltimore, Maryland. WMAR is an ABC affiliated television station. He mainly anchored the Morning Show. Before joining WMAR, Holmes worked as a reporter at WBTV-TV in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Aside from his daily anchoring duties, Holmes is a volunteer in their community. He supports the Special Olympics and the Maryland Governor’s Council on Adolescent Pregnancy.
Throughout his journalism career, Holmes has earned several awards and honors. He won two Emmy Awards; one for his work on WJLA’s “Choose to Save” special program and one for his report on the post-September 11th re-opening of Reagan National Airport. Holmes has also been honored by the Associated Press, Sigma Delta Chi, Med Chi, and the National Association of Black Journalists.
Horace Holmes Married
Holmes has been married to his wife and colleague Marcelena since 1981. Marcelena works as a development director for the Greater Baltimore YWCA. There are no further details about Holmes and his wife.
Horace Holmes Salary
Holmes is one of the best journalists at WJLA with an annual salary range from $45, 000 – $110, 000.
Horace Holmes Net Worth
Holmes has an estimated net worth in the range of $1 million – $5 million. He has earned all his wealth from his career as a journalist.