Jacob Rascon Is So Gay All These Years After Wedding, The Other Kind
- Date of Birth N/A
- Nationality American
- Profession Journalist
- Relationship Status Married
- Wife/Spouse Ashley
- Father Art Rascon
- Mother Patti
- Siblings Yes (Six)
- College Bright Young University
- Hair Color Black
- Eye Color Brown
- Children/Kids Olivia, Malachi, Elijah and Elena
- Ethnicity/Race N/A
- Height/ How Tall? N/A
Described as frequent-flier, amateur photographer, guacamole addict, and triathlete --- Jacob Rascon is an American journalist who is best known as the reporter for Houston-based-NBC associate KPRC-TV.
Previously he served as a reporter for KFOX, a Dallas-based correspondent for NBC, and as a reporter for L.A based KNBC.
Jacob Rascon Never Had Steady Home Growing Up
Born in 1986, Jacob Rascon graced into the world as the son of parents: father (Art Rascon) and mother (Patti). His father is an Emmy award-winning reporter who works at NBC’s rival station Houston-based-ABC KTRK-TV.
Son To Famous Journalist: Jacob Rascon with his fifth newborn child and parents (Photo: Art Rascon's Twitter| 29 September 2014)
For Jacob Rascon and his six siblings, the home was never a constant due to his father’s job postings. In fact, it shifted from cities to cities from El Paso, San Antonio, Los Angeles, Miami to The Woodlands.
A Taxi Driver Inspired Jacob Rascon To Become Journalist
Regarding his education, after high school, he moved to Uruguay for two years. And on his way back home he found his guardian angel in the form of a taxi driver who drove him towards his unexplored passion of journalism.
He asked the taxi driver what he’d do if he could move to the states and start over. The driver replied. “I’d be a journalist.”
Hence, the taxi driver’s passion inspired him to be a journalist that he is today. After returning from Uruguay he continued his education at Bright Young University at Idaho and Provo.
Jacob Rascon’s Salary Reveal As NBC Journalist
He started off his journalism career as a reporter at Fox affiliate KFOX (Channel 14) in El Paso and NBC-owned KNBC in Los Angeles. At KNBC, he covered almost all high-profile local story which includes LAX shooting, the manhunt for the criminal ex-LAPD officer Christopher Dorner, and Southern California wildfires and earthquakes.
But his career rose to height only when he joined NBC News in 2014. He was assigned as an NBC News Correspondent. His reports are broadcasted in NBC Nightly News, Today, and NBCNews.com.
KPRC Reporter: Jacob Rascon as a news reporter on KPRC news (Photo: YouTube| 5 April 2018)
As an NBC based KPRC employee, he is estimated to earn an average salary of $92,389.
Jacob Rascon Shares Family Of Six With His Partner
With such a jaw-droppingly cute and handsome persona, there have been speculations about him being a gay. But the speculations about his sexuality is absolutely FALSE!
In fact, the handsome reporter is married to his beautiful wife Ashley whom he regards as his favorite person since 2010. The lovely couple celebrated their 10th wedding anniversary in August of 2018.
His family life is not only limited to having a lovely wife. He also has four adorably cute children in his family: Olivia, Malachi, Elijah, and Elena; to whom he is a lovely father.
Rascon Family: Jacob Rascon shares a picture with his wife and children on the occassion of Christmas (Photo: Jacob Rascon's Instagram | 2018)
The adorable family in 2010 celebrated Christmas wearing Harry Potter pajamas together as well. If this isn’t family goals, we don’t know what is!