Joe Sullivan

Joe Sullivan
Joe Sullivan
Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 10/29 10:26 am
Joe Sullivan is the News Director/ 5:30 p.m. anchor for WXXV-TV.

In April of 2014, Joe was given an award by the Associated Press as one of the three best News Anchors in Mississippi.

In his 20 years in local television, Joe has held the following positions: Sports Reporter, Sports Anchor, Sports Director, News Reporter, Morning News Anchor, Weekday News Anchor, Producer, Executive Producer, and News Director.

Joe started working at WXXV in September of 2013. Before coming here, he was the Weekday Morning News Anchor at WBBJ-TV (ABC and CBS) in Jackson, Tennessee.

Joe started his career in sports. He worked at ESPN in Bristol, Connecticut as a Production Assistant. His first on air job was as Sports Director at KNDO-TV (NBC) in Yakima, Washington.

His second Sports Anchor job was in Richmond, Virginia at WWBT-TV (NBC) and WRLH-TV (FOX). Joe was Sports Director at WRLH-TV in Richmond.

After working 14 years on air as a Sports Anchor in Richmond, Virginia he made the switch from sports to news.

Joe was born and raised in Rhode Island. He graduated from Curry College in Milton, Massachusetts, located seven miles outside of Boston.

He was a pitcher on his college baseball team.

In 1996, prior to the Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Joe had the honor of carrying the Olympic Torch for one mile in Yakima, Washington.

Joe, his wife, and daughter live in Ocean Springs and love living near the beach.
Share
Gulfport
62° Partly Cloudy Feels Like: 62° F
High: 74° F
Low: 62° F
Wind: E 8 mph


Content from lowerright.ascx appears here.
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.
Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's FCC public inspection file should contact: WXXV TV Attn: Bobby Edwards 14351 Highway 49 Gulfport, MS 39503 Phone: 228-831-5200 Email: bedwards@wxxv25.com or Donna Ingram Phone: 228-831-5201 Email: dkgingram@wxxv25.com. To view our public file, visit the 'About WXXV' link at the top of this page. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 1-888-225-5322 or fccinfo@fcc.gov.

Copyright © 2014 WXXV-TV and Morris Networks of MS All Rights Reserved