Dana Jacobson Biography
Dana Jacobson is an award-winning journalist from the United States of America. Currently, she works as a host and correspondent for CBS News and serves as a co-host for CBS Saturday Morning. In addition, Dana is an anchor and reporter for CBS Sports as well as CBS SportsNetwork. She has previously worked at ESPN as an anchor. Jacobson received Edward R. Murrow Award in 2000 and in the year 1998, she earned the National Headliner Award.
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Jacobson currently works at CBS News as a host and correspondent. She is also a co-host for CBS Saturday Morning. From 2105, she has been a consultant to CBS News programs. She has been part of the CBS team since 2013 when she joined the CBS Sports Network as a studio anchor for Inside College Football and Inside College Basketball. Furthermore, Dana has served as a sideline analyst for the NCAA tournament since 2015 and has contributed to The NFL Today as a reporter. Dana covered a wide range of professional sports which includes the NFL and NBA.
While serving at CBS News, Dana has done coverage of stories like the Winter Olympics in South Korea and the continuing trials and effects of sexual assault allegations against doctor Larry Nassar a former U.S. gymnast. She has also done coverage on the attempts of two men to climb Mount Everest and the profile of parents cycling around the country to help Gold Star families.
Previously, Dana has worked as an anchor for ESPN’s “SportsCenter” and “ESPN First Take.” While working at ESPN, she has served as an NBA analysis correspondent and was part of the Winter and Summer X Games on-air unit. She started her career as a CBS affiliate editor in her hometown of Detroit, Michigan. Additionally, Dana has also served as a sports reporter for KXTV’s Monday Night Football show from 1996 to 1998.
Dana Jacobson Education
Jacobson went to school at Andover High School which is in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. Afterward, she went to study at Valley High School in West Des Moines, Iowa where she graduated in the year 1989. After graduating from high school, Dana joined the University of Michigan where she studied and later graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English and communications in 1993. In addition, she was a member of the Pi Beta Phi sorority.
Dana Jacobson Age | Ethnicity
The correspondent was born on the 5th day of November in the year 1971 in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, United States. As of 2021, Dana is 50 years old, and her zodiac sign is Scorpio. In addition, she is an American citizen by birth and belongs to white ethnicity.
Dana Jacobson Height | Weight
The news anchor is 5 feet 11 inches (1.8m) tall and her weight is estimated to be 65kg. In addition, Dana’s hair is dark brown in color and her eyes are brownish blue.
Dana Jacobson Family | Brother
Jacobson was born in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, and grew up in the same area. She was born to a Jewish family. Additionally, she also revealed in an interview that she was sexually abused twice by her family’s male babysitter when she was young. Dana prefers to keep her family out of the limelight and has not revealed their identities yet. It is not yet known how many brothers and sisters she has. Nonetheless, our team is looking into it and the information will be will updated once it is availed.
Dana Jacobson Husband | Sean Grande | Wedding
Gayle King who is a co-host at CBS This Morning announced that Dana had been engaged to her fiancé Sean Grande in October 2018. The announcement was made on the 11th of October in the year 2018 edition of CBS This Morning. Sean Grande is a television and radio sportscaster in the United States. He is best known as the Boston Celtics play-by-play announcer. The couple tied the knot on the 28th day of September 2019 in New York City.
Dana Jacobson Baby
Jacobson does not have any children yet but she is a stepmother to Sean Grande’s son known as Jack. His son Jack is from his previous marriage with a woman named Lori. Additionally, Dana seems to get along with her stepson.
Dana Jacobson Net Worth | Salary
The television journalist has made quite a fortune from her broadcasting career for the many years she has served. Her primary source of income is her journalism career. She stands at a net worth of approximately $1 Million – $5 Million. Moreover, her salary is estimated to be $ 150,000 per annum.
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