Jen Lada Bio, Affair, Married, Husband, Net Worth, Ethnicity, Salary, Age, Nationality, Height

(Journalist, Athlete)

Relationship Facts of Jen Lada

  • Jen Lada is married to Dario Melendez {Compare Couple}.
  • Jen Lada married on October 02, 2017.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 252 days 💑
  • She is mother of Two (Chase and Layla).
  • Jen Lada is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • Her sexual orientation is straight.

More about the relationship

Jen Lada is married to the former SportsCenter anchor Dario Melendez. Lada and Dario are married since 2 October 2017. In Feb 2018, baby Layla was born to them.

Lada also has a son Chase, born in 2009 from her previous marriage to Sean Reti in 2006 approximately.

Who is Jen Lada?

Jen Lada is an American journalist. People mostly know her for her work on ESPN and as an athlete.

Furthermore, she has also contributed to College GameDay, Sportscenter, Mike and Mike, Baseball Tonight, and other shows.

Birth Age, Education

Jen Lada was born in Chicago, IL on 14th January 1981. She spent most of her childhood in Chicago with parents and three siblings.

She was interested in the field of journalism from an early age. Jen attended Marian Central Catholic H.S in Woodstock, IL.

Furthermore, she has a degree in Broadcast Electronics from Marquette University. Moreover, she was 22 years of age at the time and did a 1-year non-paid sports internship.

Jen Lada’s Career, Salary, and Net Worth

Initially, Jen worked as a waitress then slowly worked her way into journalism. Currently, she is ESPN’s contributor for digital platforms and College GameDay. Furthermore, she is also a part of the Department of Highlights in ESPN.

She conducts interviews and previews for Headlines segments. Jen contributes to Mike and Mike as well as SportsCenter. Additionally, she also works as a content creator on ESPN Radio’s digital platforms.

Before joining ESPN in July 2015, she was a reporter and an anchor for Comcast SportsNet for two and a half years in the Chicago area. There she worked on White Sox pro and Bears sports beat.

Jen won the Best Sportscast 1st Place honor in 2011. The award was provided by the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association for her work in WITI-TV.

Jen participates in triathlons and is also an athlete, cyclist, and runner.


Furthermore, Milwaukee Press Club named her Milwaukee woman’s story as Best Feature 1st Place.

Jen’s current salary is $100k US annually and her net worth is $2 m US

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Caption: Jen Lada professional career (Source: Pinterest )

Jen Lada- Controversy

Jen Lada became part of a controversy after she shared the disturbing story of how she was sexually harassed during a job interview. Furthermore, she revealed that the interviewer still works for the network.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Jen Lada is a brunette with dark eyes. Her height is 5 feet 7 inches.

Social Media-

She has more than 51.4k followers on Twitter. In addition, she has more than 23.9k followers on Instagram. Similarly, her Facebook page has more than 10.2k followers.

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