Before her role at News 12, Jodi co-hosted the morning news on WNYW-TV which, during her tenure, won two Emmy awards for 'Best Morning Show.' While at WNYW, Jodi reported live from Rome on the death of Pope John Paul II. Her assignments included live coverage of New York Giants in Super Bowl XLII in Arizona, as well as live remote coverage of the Giants' Super Bowl victory rally in New York.
Her most memorable assignments throughout her career to date include: anchoring live from London during the coverage of the death and funeral of Princess Diana; anchoring from Hong Kong at the time of its handover to China; anchoring from Republican and Democratic political conventions in Chicago, Boston and San Diego; as well as from the Olympics in Atlanta.
Jodi has made frequent appearances as a panelist on Fox News Channel's "The Live Desk," and guest appearances on WABC radio, WOR radio and on Sirius XM Satellite radio.
Jodi graduated from New York University with a bachelor's degree in film and television. She grew up in Pennsylvania and currently lives in Manhattan with her husband Michael Kay, Yankee TV play-by-play announcer and ESPN radio host.
Jodi Applegate's wardrobe is provided by Julia Jordan and Sandra Darren.