|Full Name||Vernon Odom Net Worth, Wife, Children, Family|
|Birth City||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|
|Birth Country||The United States Of America|
|Father Name||Vernon L. Odom, Sr|
|Mother Name||Sadie Harvey Odom|
|No Of Children||2|
|Date of Birth||September 16,1948|
When you are giving your best to your professional career, people get more interested about your destiny and spot your success from the shadows. The same thing happened with Vernon Odom and he now has marked his career with the height of fame.
Odom is an American journalist who is best known for his television work. He has interviewed many notable personalities in his journalism career. For his work, he has earned many accolades and honors.
Odom was born on 16th September 1948, in Philadelphia, a city in Pennsylvania, U.S. Moreover, he is an American by his nationality and belongs to African-American ethnicity. He was raised by his father, Vernon L. Odom, Sr., an American civil rights leader and his mother, Sadie Harvey Odom, a house wife.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology and Political Science from Morehouse College. Later, he graduated from Columbia University. From an early age, he developed a passion for journalism and participated in various programs while at college.
Vernon Odom started his career as a journalist for WPVI-TV in Philadelphia, on 17th May 1976. Furthermore, he has covered a plethora of major stories during his tenure ranging from Presidential debates to the MOVE disaster of 1985.
He also hosted a weekly look at urban life, Visions in Philadelphia. In November of 2004, he was inducted into the Broadcast Pioneers Hall of Fame. He retired from WPVI Philadelphia after 42 years on 14th December 2018.
Vernon Odom is a married man as of 2019. He first met his wife, Wanda Motley, a former Inquirer reporter while reporting in Philadelphia. Since then, the duo started dating each other and later became engaged. The couple married in a private ceremony in Philadelphia. From their marriage, they shares two children.
Odom isn't linked with any women in any extra-marital affairs until now. Besides, he hasn't faced any controversies and rumors regarding his personal life and career. He is active on social media and has a huge number of people following him on his official Twitter account. Currently, he resides in Chester County with his family.
Vernon Odom has an approximated net worth of $5 Million as of 2019. His wife, Motley has a net worth of $2 Million. Having a lucrative amount of net worth, he also makes an efficient amount of fortune from his other works which include interviews, endorsements, etc.
Vernon Odom worked in the ABC owned-and-operated television station, WPVI-TV with Jim Gardner whose net worth is $2 Million, and Cecily Tynan whose net worth is $3 Million. He also served with many famous journalists including Matt O'Donnell whose net worth is around $1 Million, Monica Malpass whose net worth is $5 Million, and Ducis Rodgers whose net worth is $2 Million.
Vernon Odom has a fruitful amount of salary from his profession. However, his salary is currently under review. But, we assume that he earns a six-figure salary.