Jason Handman returned to California after years of covering snow storms and loves calling San Diego home.
Born in New Jersey and raised in Berwyn, Pennsylvania, Jason came to San Diego from Philadelphia where he worked at WTXF, FOX Philadelphia. Before that
Jason spent four years as the morning weather anchor at WOIO, the CBS affiliate in Cleveland.
Jason started his on-air career working for AccuWeather, presenting the weather for Bloomberg Television and local affiliates across the country.
Jason earned his bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism from the University of Southern California and completed meteorology courses with Mississippi State University.
In his spare time, Jason likes to play piano, run, play tennis and travel. He also enjoys living close to his grandma who is now retired from running The Bread Factory Bakery in Carlsbad.
As broadcast live on Cleveland television in 2010 and 2013, Jason is the current Guinness World Records™ holder for most neck ties worn at once.
Jason can be seen weekdays on the FOX 5 News at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.