OUTLET: TV - NBC Bay Area
Jon Kelley co-anchors NBC Bay Area’s weekday morning news program Today In the Bay.
Jon has spent more than 15 years in television journalism, covering news, sports and entertainment in a variety of roles. At the national level, he was an anchor at Fox Sports Network, hosted “The Mole,” a prime time reality program that aired on ABC, and has worked as host and correspondent for the successful syndicated program, “Extra.”
At the local level, he spent eight years at WMAQ-TV, the NBC-owned station in Chicago, where he won numerous awards, including a Midwest Emmy award for an hour-long special highlighting the Chicago Bulls’ quest for a fifth championship, the Peter Lisagor Award for Sports Journalism and an Illinois Broadcasters Association Silver Dome Award for Best Sportscast.
Before beginning his broadcast journalism career, Jon played football for the University of Nebraska, and was signed by the Denver Broncos as a free agent.
Jon anchors Today In the Bay with co-anchor Laura Garcia-Cannon.