Cecilia Vega is well known in the world of journalism as senior White House Correspondent for ABC News. She has covered many major events and has won awards such as local Emmy in 2010 and other awards from California Newspaper Publishers Association, the Easy bay press Club, the Hearst Corporation, and The New York Times.
However, she received widespread media attention in 2018 when she was insulted by President Donald Trump and was called “stupid.” Despite the humiliation, she has had no difference in her career as she is still a popular journalist.
|Birth Name||Cecilia Marcellina Vega|
|Birth Date||January 7, 1977|
|Birthplace||San Francisco, California, United States|
|Height||5 feet 4 inches|
|Married/ Husband||Ricardo Jimenez|
|Net Worth||Under Review|
Cecilia Vega Net Worth
Cecilia worked for the ABC network affiliate station KGO in San Francisco as a reporter. She covered many stories for the region during her three years’ work with the station. In 2011, she joined ABC as a correspondent in Los Angeles, and during her time as a correspondent has covered a wide range of stories around the world. She has traveled to countries like Japan, London, and Rome and covered stories like the Fukushima power plant disaster, the selection of new pope, and the Olympics.
Moreover, the journalist has also interviewed Mexico’s President Enrique Pena Nieto and Sylvester Stallone. Her major coverage includes Ebola cases in the US, 2014 mid-term election, hacking of Sony Computer and allegations against Bill Cosby, and election and inauguration of President Barack Obama. In 2015, she was named the anchor of ABC News’ World News Tonight Saturday and held the position until 2017, at which time she was promoted to senior White House correspondent. As of 2020, Cecilia Vega’s net worth is still under review.
Who is Cecilia Vega Married to?
To those curious, the beautiful journalist Cecilia Vega is already taken by her loving husband, Ricardo Jimenez. Her husband is a retired California Highway Patrol officer. So you might want to think twice before approaching her. Regardless, the couple exchanged vows on August 17th, 2008, and has been together ever since. Cecilia celebrated her 10th anniversary on Instagram sharing a picture of their wedding. Moreover, Cecilia is no new to sharing photos with her husband on Instagram regularly.
In 2015, her husband was honored with the Meritorious Achievement Award for saving a life of an intoxicated man who was about to slip off from the edge of a bridge. Cecilia quickly turned on her Instagram to share her husband’s proud achievement and flaunting her husband’s bravery. Nonetheless, Cecilia and her husband are yet to introduce a child, and there is no news on them becoming parents as of now.
Short Wiki like-Bio
Cecilia Marcellina Vega was born in 1977 in San Francisco, California. She celebrates her birthday on January 7, which makes her age 43. She has not revealed much on her parents and early life but once shared that her father was a heroin addict while covering the story of Philip Seymour Hoffman. She has a brother named Vincent.
She holds an American nationality and comes from White ethnicity.