Jon Shirek was born in Fargo, ND, and grew up there and then in Melbourne Beach, FL.
He graduated from the University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications. While there he worked at WRUF-AM, The Independent Florida Alligator, and WTLV-TV in Jacksonville. After graduation he worked full-time at WTLV, before moving to Atlanta and WXIA-TV 11Alive News.
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