Erica Hill Biography
Erica Hill is an award-winning American journalist and CNN television anchor. She is CNN’s primary fill-in anchor and national correspondent. She most recently hosted HLN’s On the Story with Erica Hill, a daily daytime news program based in New York.
Erica Hill Age/Birthday
Hill is a 45-year-old American journalist born on July 20, 1976. She has been celebrating her birthday on the 20th of July every year since 1976.
Erica Hill Height
Hill is a journalist and television anchor with a standing height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 meters).
Erica Hill Family
A native of Clinton, Connecticut, Hill was born to her parents Cheryl (mother) and Steven Holmes Hill. Unfortunately, information regarding her siblings or whether she has them is unavailable.
Erica Hill Husband and Sons
Hill is a married woman, who has been married to her husband David Yount since October 15, 2005. Their firstborn son Weston Robert Yount was born on November 25, 2006. Later, on March 23, 2010, they had their second son Sawyer Steven Yount.
Erica Hill Education
Hill earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Boston University in 1998. She is a member of Alpha Epsilon Phi and speaks French fluently.
Erica Hill Career
Hill, a veteran morning television anchor and American award-winning journalist, is CNN’s lead fill-in anchor and national correspondent. She most recently hosted HLN’s On the Story with Erica Hill, a daily daytime news program based in New York. At the time of her tenure, she covered major news stories on the ground, including the Las Vegas shooting and Hurricane Irma in Florida in 2017.
Previously, Hill used to co-anchor NBC’s weekend edition of TODAY and worked as an anchor and correspondent for NBC News, contributing to TODAY, NBC Nightly News, and MSNBC. Also, she worked as an anchor and correspondent for CBS News before joining NBC.
Hill began her career as an anchor and technology correspondent for CNN and HLN in 2003. However, she was named co-anchor of Prime News in 2005, as part of the network’s Headline Prime launch. Also, she hosted nightly news updates for CNN’s prime-time shows, including Anderson Cooper 360° (AC360°). She began working full-time at AC360 in early 2008.
Hill began her career as a production assistant for the former cable network ZDTV / TechTV, quickly rising to the position of the producer before becoming an anchor and reporter for the network. On the other hand, she was a part of the NBC News team that won a Peabody Award in 2013 for the network’s cross-platform effort, “In Plain Sight: Poverty in America,”. In 2015, she received the Gracie Award for Outstanding Correspondent from the Alliance for Women in Media.
Erica Net Worth
Hill has an estimated net worth of approximately $1 million.
Twitter and Instagram
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