Jo Ling Kent is a journalist and correspondent widely appreciated for her contributions to NBC News. Besides NBC News, she covers the technology sector for the FOX Business Network.
The journalist has the same faith in her personal life, just like her successful professional career.
|Birth Name||Jo Ling Kent|
|Birth Date||May 11, 1984|
|Birthplace||San Francisco, United States|
|Height||5 feet 5 inches|
|Parents||David L. Kent, Shean Yen Janice Kent|
|Married/ Husband||Scott Conroy|
|Children||Mira Ling Conroy|
|Net Worth||$1 Million|
Jo Ling Kent Net Worth: $1 Million
Well, before starting the journalism profession working for ABC as an associated producer in 2009, Jo worked for legal aids on underprivileged women and domestic abuses.
During her tenure at ABC, she worked as a reporter as well, where she covered stories like Taiwan Olympics and Sichuan’s earthquake.
Later, she joined NBC News to work as an investigative. In 2012, she was promoted to the General Assignment Reporter and Campaign Embed Reporter post. She still serves for NBC News as a correspondent.
Till the date, Jo has worked for other channels like Fox News Radio and Fox News Network.
Working in journalism for a long time, Jo definitely bags a huge amount of net worth. As of 2020, Jo’s net worth is $1 million, whereas a couple of years ago, her worth was $0.8 million.
An American journalist earns a salary of $150 thousand to $200 thousand per annum; based on her experience and fame, her salary is definitely higher than the reported.
Jo Ling Kent Husband: Scott Conroy
The 5 feet 5 inches tall journalist is a married woman. Jo is married to Scott Conroy, who is a senior political reporter of the Huffington Post. The duo tied the knot on 22nd August 2015 at Mountain View Grand Resort, located in Whitefield, New Hampshire.
As of now, the pair enjoys almost five years of long conjugal life. Sharing the same passion for journalism might be one of the factors behind her successful relationship.
Three years after the wedding, on 4th September, Jo announced her pregnancy via Instagram. In the post, she flaunted her growing baby bump and shared her excitement to begin a new chapter of her life. In October 2018, the duo welcomed their first child, daughter Mira Ling Conroy.
Short Wiki-like Bio
Jo was born on 11th May 1984. The 36 years old journalist was born in San Francisco, the United States of America, to American father David L. Kent, and Chinese mother, Shean Yen Janice Kent. Jo Ling Kent holds American nationality, and her ethnicity is mixed; American and Asian descent.
Since a young age, she is familiar with English and Mandarin languages. She also can speak French well.
Regarding the educational background, Jo studied at Rice University and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in History and Policy Studies. She then joined Peking University to graduate with a Master’s Degree in Science and International Affairs. Later, she attended London School of Economics and Political Science.
Height And Weight
Jo is 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs around 54 kg. Her hair and eye color are black. She has a pear-shaped maintained body measuring 32-24-34 inches. Her bra size is 32B.