Jennifer Gilbert is an Emmy award winning television news anchor at WBFF-TV, the Fox affiliate in Baltimore, MD. Since joining FOX45 in 1993, Jennifer has covered some of the biggest stories in Baltimore, including the riots in the spring of 2015. She has traveled nationally and internationally, to cover disasters including Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, and the 2010 earthquake in Haiti. Jennifer had the good fortune to return to New Orleans in 2013 to cover the Baltimore Ravens' victory in Super Bowl XLVII.
Jennifer has won seven Capital Region Emmy Awards. She was numerous awards from the Associated Press and Society of Professional Journalists, and has been named "Best News Anchor" by Baltimore Magazine.
Jennifer has also served as an Affiliate Instructor of Communications at Loyola University of Maryland.
Before coming to Baltimore, Jennifer worked at WGAL-TV in Lancaster, PA. She began her journalism career reporting for Florida Today, a Gannett-owned newspaper in Melbourne, FL.
Jennifer is a graduate of Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. She enjoys her work in the community with organizations including the Muscular Dystrophy Association, the March of Dimes, the VA Maryland, the Arthritis Foundation, the American Heart Association, the American Diabetes Association, the Little Sisters of the Poor, Hands Across the Americas, and Pathfinders for Autism. She is a board member of Believe Big and a former advisory board member of the Carson Scholars Fund. She served as honorary chair of the Maryland Antiques Show of Hunt Valley, and as a member of the Auxiliary of Family and Children's Services of Central Maryland.
Jennifer is a native of Oxford, PA. In her spare time, she enjoys playing the piano, and singing, as long as no one is listening.
She is the proud mom of her son, Michael.