Sharyn Alfonsi Biography and Wiki
A McLean, Virginia native, Sharyn Alfonsi is an award-winning news correspondent who is currently working for “60 Minutes” on CBS. She is also a graduate of the University of Mississippi in Oxford.
Alfonsi has contributed reports to 60 Minutes since 2015. The 2019-20 season is her sixth with the broadcast. Alfonsi’s report on the migration crisis on the U.S.-Mexican Border in April 2019 was recognized with a Columbia University-du Pont Silver baton in January 2020.
Alfonsi came from ABC News where she was a New York-based reporter for five years who appeared regularly on all of the division’s platforms. For “World News Tonight,” she revealed that uniforms to be worn by U.S. Olympic athletes were made in China.
Before her time at ABC, Alfonsi had been a CBS News correspondent based in New York since July 2004 and was the lead correspondent on many domestic and international stories.
Alfonsi was an award-winning reporter and substitute anchor for WBZ-TV, the CBS-owned station in Boston, where she covered the ongoing Catholic Church scandal, the Michael Skakel trial, and the Rhode Island nightclub fire, among other stories.
Prior to that, she was a reporter for KIRO-TV, the CBS affiliate in Seattle, Washington, where she covered the World Trade Organization riots. Alfonsi was also a general assignment reporter for WVEC–TV Norfolk, Virginia, where she traveled extensively with the military.
She began her career in broadcast journalism at KHBS-TV in Ft. Smith, Arkansas, where she served as a news reporter, weekend weather anchor, photographer, and editor.
Sharyn Alfonsi Age
Sharyn is 50 years old as of 2022.
Alfonsi was born on June 3, 1972, in McLean, Virginia, and celebrates her birthday on the 3rd of June every year.
Sharyn Alfonsi Height
Alfonsi is 5 feet 8 inches tall.
Sharyn Alfonsi Weight
Sharyn weighs 54 Kg.
Sharyn Alfonsi Parents
Sharyn was born and raised by her family and parents. She also grew up along with her siblings in McLean, Virginia, United States.
Sharyn Alfonsi Education
Alfonsi is a proud graduate of the University of Mississippi in Oxford and holds several honors and degrees.
Sharyn Alfonsi Husband
Sharyn is married to her loving husband Matt Eby. She dated for several years before they exchanged vows.
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Sharyn Alfonsi Salary
Sharyn’s career as a news journalist earns her a salary of $75,000-$90,000 on an annual basis.
Sharyn Alfonsi Net Worth
Alfonsi sits at a net worth of $1 Million – $5 Million (Approx.) as of 2022.