John Favole Biography

John Favole is a well-reputed American Anchor, Journalist, Typewriter, and Reporter. He has proved to be a very renowned person in his professional career and has earned a name for himself. In 2020 there has been a rumor about his retirement from the broadcasting field.

Early Life

The exact year of his birth has not been shared but we can assume he is around 56 years. He was born in Havana, Cuba, and bought up in Miami. The information about his parents and siblings are kept private. During his school days, he was a sports editor and was awarded for his work in the Newspaper. He is high school graduate but the name of his school has not been mentioned. For his further studies, he went to the University of South Florida where he was graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communication/ Broadcast News.

John Favole Career

Since, John has earned a degree in the broadcasting field he chooses to become an Anchor. He has worked with many top-rated news channels. According to sources he used to work for WFLX as a reporter and was also offered a promotion to work at WTSP as a broadcasting member. In 1979 he started working at WTSP which is located in St. Petersburg, Florida. He has also worked at other news channels located in different cities such as WJCL in Savannah, Georgia, WTVC in Chattanooga, Tennessee, WMAZ in Macon, and WEVU in Fort Myers.

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Apart from reporting he also used to work as a typewriter. In 1994 he started working at another news channel called WPTV in West Palm Beach where he has devoted 43 years of hard work to them as well. He used to work as an anchor and was loved by the people because of his fluent reporting. His work was often seen with Roxanne Stein who is also a known journalist and anchor.

On 23rd December 2020, there are rumors about him getting retirement from the broadcasting business after devoting 43 years of his life. He did his last show at 6am on WPTV and at Fox 29 at 8 am. There is no further information shared about his future projects, he also prefers to keep these details private.

Awards and Nominations

He has already received many local and regional awards from various places throughout the year for his involvement in various charitable organizations in the community. Recently in 2020 he has been awarded the Cornerstone Service award from the St. Marks Church.

John Favole Biography

Real Name John Favole
Birth Date 1965
Age 56 years
Birth Place United States
Nationality American
Profession Journalist
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Not Known

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 8” – in Centimetres – 172 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 76 kg  –  in Pounds –  167 lbs
Chest Size 42 inches
Waist Size 36 inches
Biceps Size 16 inches
Shoe Size 10 (U.S.)
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Blue
Body Type Average


Father Not Known
Mother Not Known
Sister Not Known
Brother Not Known


School Not Known
College University of South Florida

Relationship Status

Marital Status Married
Affair No
Is he a Gay? No
Wife Shannon Favole
Children Grace Favole
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Personal Life

He is married to Shannon for the last 16 years. She works as a Sales Manager at the Breakers. They have a daughter named Grace. Apart from devoting time to his work he also made sure to spend quality family time.

John Favole Net Worth

John has worked for various known news channels such as WPTV, WMAZ, WFLX, WTSP, WEVU, and many more as a Reporter, Journalist, Broadcasting member, Typewriter, and even anchor. He has earned a lot through his professional career and also he receives sponsorship from the brands also. According to sources his net worth has been estimated around $1 million.


  • He is available on Twitter and has 2,966 followers where he also shares his views on current affairs.
  • He has been married for 16 years to a sales manager named Shannon.
  • John graduated in a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communication/ Broadcast News from the University of South Florida.
  • He worked for 43 years at various new channels and also at WPTV new channel as an anchor for 26 years.
  • John first started working for WFLX as a reporter.
  • He has also done anchoring with Roxanne Stein.
  • In 2020 he has been awarded the Cornerstone Service award from the St. Marks Church.

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