Homa Bash is an American news reporter for WEWS Channel 5 News and is also known for having worked as a reporter for NBC5 Dallas.
Personal Life : Parents, Family & Education
- Homa was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on April 12, 1987.
- Her family originates from Kolkata, India.
- She has four brothers.
- She studied at the University of Arkansas, a public research university in Fayetteville, Arkansas. Here, she earned her Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Broadcast Journalism, Middle East Studies and Political Science.
- She also attended Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, and earned a Master of Science (M.S.) in Broadcast Journalism.
Relationships & Dating :
- Homa is currently in a relationship with Daniel Ball. From 2014 to 2016, Ball worked as an Assistant Director of Media Relations for the City of Cleveland.
- Ball currently works for Columbia Gas of Ohio Inc as their External Affairs Specialist.
- They had a long-distance relationship while she was working at NBC5 in Dallas, Texas, while he resided in Ohio.
Career & Professional Timeline :
- Homa worked as an intern for CNN in 2008.
- She began her career at KTVZ in Bend, Oregon, in January 2010 and has also worked as a reporter and producer for KTAB in Abilene, Texas, and KTUL in her hometown of Tulsa, Oklahoma.
- She currently works as a reporter on WEWS Channel 5 in Cleveland, Ohio.
- Bash was a Sustainability Council Intern at the University of Arkansas, where she researched, wrote, and edited abstracts for the University’s 40-year climate action plan and carbon emission reduction plan, organized and coordinated events, and wrote and distributed press releases.
- Apart from being on camera, Homa has also worked as a web editor for KTUL.
Income, Salary & Net Worth :
- As per Salary(dot)com, the average median salary of a Cleveland Reporter is $61,978 per year. The salary range is $49,708 to $81,733 annually. The PayScale website mentions $70,000 annually for the same position.
- Drawing from this data, we get a rough estimate of Homa Bash’s salary. Considering her work experience, her annual income can be estimated to be higher than the figures mentioned above.
Interesting Facts :
- Homa’s full name is Homa Fatima Quazilbash, which is Shi’ite in origin.
- Ethnicity / Origin / Heritage / Race : She is of Indian (South-Asian) descent & also speaks Urdu well.
- She became part of a viral story in 2016 after someone called the police on her and her cameraman while out on a story, describing them as a Hispanic looking woman and a black man with a suspicious white truck and camera. A picture Homa took at the scene was retweeted 71,000 times and liked over 140k times.
- To raise money for a nonprofit that supports individuals with disabilities, she rappelled 22 stories down a hotel in Cleveland!
Social Media Presence :
- Homa has verified Facebook and Instagram accounts & an unverified Twitter account.
- Currently, she has more than 15,000 followers on Twitter & more than 10,000 on Facebook.
- Her posts mainly consist of posts about her job, news stories, her daily activities and family and friends.
Homa Bash Measurements :
- Eye Color : Brown
- Haircut / Hair Color : Black
- Height : No confirmed information is available.
- Feet / Legs / Boots / Shoe Size : No confirmed information is available.
- Pregnant ? : Currently, she is not expecting a baby.
- Weight Loss : A few Google queries regarding this, but we couldn’t find anything conclusive on any of her social media.
- Married ? : No
- Children / No of Kids : –
- Homa Bash Ethnicity / Origin / Heritage / Race : Indian(South-Asian)
- Nationality : American