| Date of Birth :|| Jan 7th, 1977
| Age :||42 Years old
| Height :||5 Feet 4 Inches
The job of journalism requires so much dedication, time and effort that it sometimes affects the life of the person working in it. Cecilia Vega works for the ABC News and is the senior White House correspondent for the network. She has worked on several major incidents with the channel and has won several awards including an Emmy.
Cecilia Vega was born on 7th January 1977 in San Francisco Bay Area, California, US. She has an American nationality.
Education and Early Career
Cecilia attended and graduated from American University.
Cecilia was raised in her hometown of San Francisco Bay Area, California. But there is no any information about her educational backgrounds and qualification.
In journalism as an experienced print journalist, Cecilia Vega began her career, which included reporting for the San Francisco Chronicle. She then went on to report for the ABC network affiliate station KGO in San Francisco covering a wide variety of stories for the region during her three years with the station.
She has exclusively interviewed someone who witnessed an attack on a student at her high school homecoming dance in 2010. Vega joined ABC News in 2011, as a correspondent based in Los Angeles. Vega covered a wide range of stories which took her around the world.
She had also traveled to Japan to cover the Fukushima power plant, Rome to cover the selection of a new Pope and London covering the Olympics. She has taken a submarine to the bottom of the Arctic and petted whales in the Gulf of California. Vega has interviewed a variety of major newsmakers including Enrique Peña Nieto, the Mexican President to Sylvester Stallone.
In 2012, she covered the elections and inauguration of President Barack Obama. Other major national stories Vega covered include Ebola cases in the United States, the 2014 midterm election, the Sony computer hacking and fall out and allegations against Bill Cosby.
Vega was named anchor of ABC News’ World News Tonight Saturday, on 2nd March 2015. She held that role until January 2017, at which time she was named senior White House correspondent.
Vega has appeared in and hosted many TV shows. This includes Good Morning America Weekend Edition, Good Morning America, ABC World News Tonight with David Muir, ABC News: Your Voice, Your Vote 2014, The Lookout, 20/20 and This Week.
Vega is married to Ricardo Jiménez, who has been in a long relationship. Ricardo Jiménez is a California Highway Patrol officer. The couple did exchange their vow on August 17, 2008. Since the marriage, they have been sharing a very strong bond and does not seem to have any disputes.
Net Worth and Salary
Cecilia’s salary and net worth have not been revealed yet.
Cecilia Vega has an average height of 5 feet 4 inches. And, her body weight is nearly 49kg. She has got Dark Brown colored hair and Dark Brown eyes too.
Wiki and Facts
Cecilia Vega is the recipient of many awards, including a local Emmy in 2010. She has also received a lot of awards for her dedicated work.
Cecilia Vega is active in various sorts of social media like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She has around 22.3k followers on Facebook. She has more than 18.5k followers on her Instagram “@ceciliavegaabc”, and she has more than 35.9k followers on her Twitter “@CeciliaVega”.