Adrienne Bankert Biography
Adrienne Bankert is an American Emmy and Edward R. Murrow Award-winning journalist serving as the host of “Morning in America!” on Newsnation. She previously served as a correspondent for ABC News, Good Morning America, World News Tonight, and Nightline.
Adrienne Bankert Age
She was born on May 6, 1979 in Beverly Hills, California.
Adrienne Bankert Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches tall.
Adrienne Bankert Education
She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication and Media Studies from the University of Southern California.
Adrienne Bankert Parents
Bankert has not revealed the name of her parents but she has said she comes from a big family and is the elder child. In September 2021, she posted a photo of her family on her Instagram and she revealed that her mother went back to school to get a better job to afford raising the seven kids. At the time Bankert was in college and their youngest child was in preschool.
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Adrienne Bankert Husband
Her marital status is unknown as she keeps her personal life private. There were speculations that she was engaged after she posted a ring on October 17, 2021. It is not clear whether it was just a piece of jewelry or an engagement ring as she has never said anything about being engaged.
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Adrienne Bankert Baby
Bankert has no children as of 2021.
Adrienne Bankert Newsnation
Adrienne is the host of Morning in America! on NewsNation which airs weekdays from 7ET to 10 ET. She joined the network in April 2021 as an anchor/correspondent. She covers national affairs and delivers special reports across the network’s prime-time weeknight news broadcasts.
Adrienne Bankert ABC News
Bankert is a former national correspondent for ABC News based in New York, where she covered news breaking news on both the East and West Coast. Her reporting was featured across all of the network’s broadcast and digital platforms, including Good Morning America, World News Tonight, and Nightline. From 2017 to 2019, she served as part of the weekend anchor team for Good Morning America.
During her tenure, she covered some of the significant stories such as the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, the rescue of a youth soccer team trapped in a Thailand cave and the murder of rapper Nipsey Hussle.
She also reported extensively on the entertainment industry, interviewing celebrities such as Lady Gaga, Dwayne Johnson, Brad Pitt, Viola Davis, Harrison Ford and Will Smith.
Adrienne Bankert KCRA-TV
Adrienne began her career at KCRA-TV, an NBC affiliate. She served as a traffic reporter but ended up being the host of her own segment named “Traffic Pulse”. Her duties involved analyzing traffic patterns, reporting on accidents and everything else related to Californian highways.
She soon became a news anchor. She covered the campaign of Governor Jerry Brown in 2010, as well as the resolution of the Jaycee Dugard kidnapping case. One of her reporting led to an Emmy Award.
In 2012 she moved to CBS 11 KTVT in Dallas, Texas where she served as the anchor of “CBS 11 News at 11” and “The Talk”. As a reporter, she gained recognition for her extensive reports on Ebola outbreaks in the US. In 2014 she joined KABC as a reporter and was later promoted to an anchor.
Adrienne Bankert Nationality
She is an American by nationality.
Adrienne Bankert Hometown
Her hometown is California
She belongs to African-American ancestry.
Adrienne Bankert Book
She is the author of Your Hidden Superpower: The Kindness that Makes You Unbeatable at Work and Connects You with Anyone, highlighting how kindness is a game-changer in business, the door opener to fulfillment, and the key to authenticity and confidence.
Adrienne Bankert Net worth
She has an estimated net worth of $1 million.