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Vernon Odom is a former local Philadelphia American TV journalist. He is married.

Relationship Facts of Vernon Odom

Vernon Odom is married to Wanda Motley.
He is father of Two(Lane Odom).
Vernon Odom is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Vernon Odom?

Vernon Odom is a married man. He is married to Wanda Motley. They fell in love while working together as she is a former Inquirer reporter in Philadelphia. They have two children, one of his son’s name isLane Odom. Currently, he resides in Chester County with his wife.

Who is Vernon Odom?

Vernon Odom is a former local Philadelphia American TV journalist. He has served for WPVI-TV in Philadelphia and during his tenure, he covered the stories from presidential debates to the MOVE disaster.

Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Ethnicity, Nationality

Vernon is 73 years old. He was born on September 16, 1948, in Biscoe, Arkansas. His father’s name is Vernon L. Odom Sr.who is an American civil rights leader and his mother’s name is Sadie Harvey Odom, who is a housewife. Vernon belongs to American nationality and African-American ethnicity. There is no information about his and siblings.

In which school did Vernon Odom attend?

Odom received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology and Political Science from Morehouse College. later, he continued his education at Columbia University.

Vernon Odom: Professional Life, Career

On 17th May 1976, Odom started his career as a journalist for WPVI-TV in Philadelphia. Furthermore, he has covered from Presidential debates to the MOVE disaster of 1985, a plethora of major stories during his tenure ranging.

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Caption: Vernon Odom on show (Source: Delco)

Moreover, he also hosted a weekly look at urban life, Visions in Philadelphia. Vernon was inducted into the Broadcast Pioneers Hall of Fame In November of 2004. On 14th December 2018, he retired from WPVI Philadelphia after 42 years.

Vernon Odom: Awards, Nominations

Mr. Vernon Odom was awarded the History Maker award for his dedication to WPVI-TV/6abc in Philadelphia. He delivered an emotional story about what inspired him to work toward a career as a television broadcaster.

Vernon Odom: Net Worth($5 M), Salary, Income

Odom has an approximated net worth of $5 Million as of 2023. His wife, Motley has a net worth of $2 Million. Having a well-paid amount of net worth, he also makes an efficient amount of fortune from his other works which include interviews, endorsements, etc.

Vernon Odom: Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

Being popular, this journalist has managed to stay away from rumors and controversies.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Vernon has a Grey hair color and brown eye color. Currently, we don’t have more information about his body measurements.

Is Vernon Odom active on social media?

Kane is active on social media. He has around 9,928 followers on Facebook, and over 6,359 followers on Twitter and he is not active on Instagram.

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