Chris Jansing Bio

(Journalist, Television news correspondent)

Relationship Statistics of Chris Jansing

What is Chris Jansing marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Divorce
Is Chris Jansing having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Chris Jansing lesbian ?: No

More about the relationship

Chris Jansing married Robert Jansing in 1982. Robert was a chemist who ran an analytical chemistry laboratory. He worked as a research scientist at NYS Department of Health. She began using her husband’s name after the marriage because as she later explained it is easier to pronounce. The couple eventually divorced. The cause of the divorce is yet unknown. There are no children from the marriage. Chris is currently believed to be single and no news regarding her present relationship is known at the moment.

Who is Chris Jansing?

Chris Jansing is an American journalist and television news correspondent. She currently works as the Senior White House Correspondent for NBC news. Furthermore, she also works for MSNBC alongside Brian Williams.

Chris Jansing’s Early life, Childhood, and Education

Chris Jansing was born in Fairport Harbor, Ohio, on January 30, 1957, to a Roman Catholic family. Her birth name is Christine Ann “Chris” Kapostasy. Throughout her early life, she grew up as the youngest of 12 children of Joseph Kapostasy(father) and Tilly Kapostasy(mother). She is of American nationality and ethnicity is Roman Catholic. She was intrigued by the world of journalism since her childhood years.

Talking about her education, Chris graduated from Otterbein College with a Bachelor of Arts degree. She was initially a political science major and later switched majors to broadcast journalism. In addition, she worked for the college radio station.

Chris Jansing’s Career, Salary, and Net worth

Initially, after completing her college, Chris worked at the cable station in Columbus, Ohio as an intern. Later, she accepted the job in WIPS radio station Ticonderoga in New York. Furthermore, she later accepted the job of general assignment reporter for WNYT television. Her wide set of skills in the sector of journalism soon made her one of the versatile figures in the business.

Chris became the weekend anchor and weekly co-anchor for WNYT. She worked for 17 years there. Eventually, she joined NBC News in June 1998. She has since then worked for MSNBC, ‘The Today Show’, ‘NBC Nightly News’. Additionally, she also became the NSC’s Senior White House Correspondent on June 13, 2014.

She has one credit as an actress for ‘The Place for Politics 2016: MSNBC Overnight California Primary Coverage’. She won an Emmy Award during her career. Furthermore, she also won ‘Best Person’ award from the New York State Broadcasters Association. Later, she was inducted into the New York State Broadcasters Association Hall of Fame in June 2016.

Chris Jansing has an approximate net worth of $ 8 million. Additionally, she has not revealed her current salary.

Chris Jansing’s Rumors and Controversies

There was a rumor floating around that Chris might be single after many years. This later turned out to be true. Furthermore, she became involved in a controversy when she reported Barack Obama was from Kenya which gained some media attention. Additionally, she has not been involved other notable controversies till date.

Chris Jansing’s Body Measurements

Talking about her body measurement, Chris has a height of 5 feet 6 inches or 1.68m. Additionally, she has a body measurement of 36-28-38 inches. Furthermore, her hair color is blonde and eye color is brown.

Social Media Profile

Chris is fairly active on social media sites. She has personal Facebook and Twitter account. Furthermore, her Facebook page has more than 35.3k followers. Similarly, her Twitter account has more than 72.1k followers.

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