Facts of Sandra Smith
|Birth Name||Sandra Kaye Smith|
|Date of Birth||September 22, 1980|
|Birth Country||Wheaton, IL, United States|
|Net worth||$6 Million|
|Spouse||John Connelly (m. 2010)|
|Height||5 ft 8 in|
|Body Measurement||35-24-36 in|
|Education||Illinois State University|
American journalist, Sandra Smith sticks with the plan to make unhighlighted stories to the general public with popular and interesting headlines. She merely shows the courage to do anything that makes an impact in the field of journalism.
Smith was born as Sandra Kaye Smith on 22nd September 1980 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Her beloved dad was a floor trader at Chicago’s Mercantile Exchange and initially served in the U.S. army. On the other side, her mother is a homemaker. Her parents were the natives of Wheaton, a suburb in Milton and Winfield Townships of Chicago, Illinois.
Smith is the youngest of six children in her family, including her oldest sister, Caroline Kaye Smith, who is 14 years older than her. Besides, she attended Wheaton Warrenville South High School in 1998, where she became the senior captain of her cross country team. She also enrolled at Illinois High School and earned All-DuPage Valley Conference honors.
After the high school graduation, Smith joined Illinois State University for a brief time and then transferred to Lousiana State University (LSU) in 2002. During her college annual sports competition, she ran 1,500 to 3,000 middle-distance race and competed in an obstacle race, Steeplechase. She later graduated with a concentration in business and speech.
Salary & Net Worth
Before pursuing the journalism field, Smith stepped into the business world, where she first worked at Aegis Capital Group. She then worked with many industrial firms, including Hermitage Capital Corporation, and Terra Nova Institutional. She then began working as a full-time reporter for Bloomberg Television.
After work for many years at Bloomberg, Smith has been working as a reporter and news anchor for FOX Business Network since 2007. She is reportedly hosting a Fox News-affiliated news program, America’s Newsroom. So, her annual salary is $3 Million from her hosting alongside Bill Hemmer. Currently, she has a net worth of $6 Million in 2020.
The 5 feet 8 inches tall, Sandra is creating beautiful memories with her longtime beau-turned husband, John Connelly. The duo’s first might probably hit off during the mid-2000s and subsequently began dating. A few years later, they got engaged after John proposed to her for marriage on 28th December 2009.
The couple walked down the aisle on 2nd May 2010 in an intimate wedding ceremony. After getting married happily, they became overwhelmed when they welcomed their first child, a daughter, Cora Belle Connelly in June 2013.
Two years later, they again found they are going to be parents of their second child on 17th October 2014. Sandra then gave birth to a baby boy, John Connellly, Jr. in January 2015. During the pregnancy time, she took maternity leave on 5th December 2014 and after the birth, she returned to Fox News on 23rd April 2015. Also, read about Dawn Hasbrouck‘s married life.
The 39-year-old, Sandra is fond of loving animals. She currently possesses a pet dog, Whiskey, which is a 6-year-old Rhodesian Ridgeback dog breed. She previously had a turtle, Turd, who unfortunately passed away at the age of 8.
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