Last Updated on September 11, 2023 by Admin
Cecilia Vega Biography
Cecilia Vega born as Cecilia Marcellina Vega is an American journalist. She is currently serving as senior White House correspondent for ABC News. In 2011 she joined the network as a Los Angeles-based correspondent. Apart from her White House assignment, she had rotated with Tom Llamas as the anchor of the weekend editions of ABC World News Tonight. Vega was from KGO-TV in San Francisco, where she was part of a team awarded an Emmy in 2010 when she joined ABC News. She wrote for the San Francisco, before working in broadcast journalism.
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Cecilia Vega Age
She was born on January 7, 1977 in San Francisco, California, USA. Vega was a member of the class of 1995 at Salesian High School in Richmond, California, and of the class of 1999 at the American University School of Communication.
Cecilia Vega Family
Vega was born to white parents who belong to white ethnicity. Cecilia back in 2015 posted the picture standing in between her mother and father on her Instagram. Cecilia has kept her family details off the radar on social media.
Cecilia Vega Abc News
In 2011 Vega joined ABC News as a correspondent based in Los Angeles. As a correspondent during her time, she covered a wide range of stories that took her around the world. These assignments included traveling to Japan, Rome, and London covering the Fukushima power plant disaster, selection of a new Pope and the Olympics.
In the Gulf of California, she has taken a submarine to the bottom of the Arctic and petted whales. From Mexico’s President Enrique Peña Nieto to Sylvester Stallone she has interviewed a variety of major newsmakers. Vega covered the elections and inauguration of President Barack Obama in 2012. Other major national stories Vega covered include the 2014 midterm election, Ebola cases in the United States, the Sony computer hacking and fallout and allegations against Bill Cosby.
She was named anchor of ABC News’ World News Tonight Saturday On March 2, 2015. Vega held that role until January 2017, at which time she was named senior White House correspondent.
Vega received widespread media attention on October 1, 2018, when she was insulted by US President Donald Trump while he called on her to ask him questions at a press conference.
Cecilia Vega Reporter
Vega reported for the ABC network affiliate station KGO in San Francisco for three years covering a wide variety of stories for the region. Vega was responsible for a number of different stories that happened in the San Francisco Bay area, including the one that won her an Emmy award.
Cecilia Vega Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of $2 million and her annual salary is reported to be around $360 thousand per year.
Cecilia Vega Husband Ricardo Jimenez
She is married to California Highway Patrol officer Ricardo Jiménez. The couple married on 17th August 2008 in a ceremony held far away from the cameras and media attention.
Cecilia Vega height
Vega possesses an elegant beauty at a height of 5 feet 4 inches weighing about 50 kg in weight.