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Name Jelisa Apps
Age / How old / Birthday / Date of Birth / DOB As of 2024, she seems to be in her mid thirties.
Wedding & Marriage / Husband / Boyfriend / Spouse / Partner Engaged. Check the full bio for relationship details.
Children / No. of Kids None
Ethnicity / Origin / Heritage / Race White
Nationality Australian
Wiki Biography / Profile Background

Introduction :

  • Jelisa Apps is a sports reporter and presenter, former Channel 9 reporter, and, most importantly, a country girl! She is best known for her exciting reports from the world of cricket, NRL and tennis.

Personal Life, Parents and Family Details :

  • Born and raised in Boorowa, Australia, Jelisa was raised by her grandparents. She temporarily paused her studies to provide care and support to her agein grandparents, who were both battling cancer, until their eventual passing.
  • She had a beloved baby brother, Jeremy William, who was adored by all. He passed away from SIDS 25+ years ago. Jelisa often urges people to donate on Red Nose Day, as it provides crucial support to grieving families who suffer from such tragic heartbreak.
  • In July-August 2023, Jelisa went on an European tour, covering all major sights and cities. She also got engaged to her long-term boyfriend Nick Ryan in this trip. She refers to Nick as the most kind, joyful, loving and unbothered soul.

Early Life and Education :

  • Jelisa aspired to become a journalist from a young age, inspired by an internship she completed at her local newspaper at just 14 years old. However, as she approached university, she faced concerns about the financial burden associated with pursuing higher education. Raised by her retired grandparents, Jelisa recognised the challenges of supporting a full-time university student, especially in a city like Canberra where living costs and textbooks are expensive.
  • During her final year of school, Jelisa learned about the Country Education Foundation (CEF), an organisation that provides support to students from rural areas. She decided to apply for a grant through her local CEF in Boorowa, and her application was successful. This financial assistance gave her the support she needed to pursue her educational goals. Now, as an adult, Jelisa actively dedicates her time to volunteering with her local CEF in Boorowa. She believes in giving back to the organization that supported her educational journey, advocating for the vital work that CEF does in helping students achieve their academic and career aspirations.
  • Jelisa went on to earn dual degrees in Journalism & Law and graduated from college with honours.

Job, Career, Salary and Net Worth :

  • Jelisa secured her ideal position as a journalist at WIN News network in Canberra, Australia, after graduating.
  • She is a sports journalist at Nine News Sydney and co-host of Cricket Unfiltered podcast.

Interesting Facts, Height and Trivia :

  • In a heartfelt article for Wide World of Sports in May 2020, Jelisa reported on Canterbury Bulldogs player Adam Elliott’s extraordinary sacrifice during the coronavirus crisis. Adam and his pregnant partner, Robyn, made the swift decision to pack up their lives and travel to Darwin when the NRL went into lockdown. Robyn was 33 weeks pregnant at the time, and the move was solely driven by Adam’s desire to ensure her comfort during labor. The couple intended to stay in Darwin until their child was born, even though it meant their own families might have to delay meeting the baby due to travel restrictions.
  • Apps, a proud alumna of Australia’s Country Education Foundation (CEF), highlighted the profound impact of CEF and regional foundations in transforming the lives of rural students. She firmly believed that education was the key to long-term success and life-changing experiences. Jelisa emphasized that CEF played a crucial role in providing financial support, grants, and scholarships to students in rural and regional areas, breaking down barriers to higher education.
  • Jelisa transitioned from KFC SuperCoach BBL to SuperCoach NRL and shared her determination to excel in this new venture. Inspired by her previous success, she viewed this transition as a significant milestone in her SuperCoach journey.
  • In a March 9, 2020 article for 9News, Jelisa recounted a poignant encounter with an elderly woman struggling to obtain essential supplies during the COVID-19 crisis, emphasizing the need for compassion and support for the most vulnerable.
  • To help the CEF in Boorowa publicise the work, they perform with students and Jelisa volunteers there. She claims that with all the assistance they provided her, choosing to donate time, effort, and money to her local charity was the way to go.
  • She often dedicates her time to volunteering with her local Country Education Foundation in Boorowa, where she actively contributes to promoting the organization’s work with students.
Body Figure / Physical Info

Measurements :

  • Eye Colour : Blue
  • Haircut / Hair Colour : Blonde
  • How tall / Height : 5′6″
  • 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.

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