She was born on June 3, 1972 and has had a successful stint as an American journalist for many years now. She has been in the limelight for many successful news items and anchoring including the famous 60 minutes and 60 minutes sports. Extremely good looking, suave and sophisticated, Sharyn Alfonsi has a huge fan following and many of them are men by the thousands. It is also obvious that she is very popular in the social media and this also has helped her to strengthen her position in her stint as a journalist of repute.
Though nothing much is known about her personal life and her early life, it is believed that Alfonsi attended high school in McLean, Virginia. She did her graduation with honors and she completed her graduation in University Of Mississippi in Oxford. This happened in 1994 when she was 22 years old. It would be pertinent to mention here that she was James Love Scholar here.
Her biography also is not able to throw much light into her parents, siblings and perhaps even into her love life. However, one thing is clear that her parents took good care of her and this helped her to do well in her career. But her family details, is not fully known. However, it is a fact that she is married to Matt Eby. She does seemingly have a child but the details are not made public perhaps because she wants to keep it that way. There are however, rumors that she was pregnant in 2008 but beyond that nothing much is known. It is also not verifiable whether she was indeed pregnant.
Her Career And Progression
There is no denying the fact that she has given quite a bit to journalism and many young women and men look up to her when it comes to honest and independent reporting. It is quite obvious that she does get paid quite well because of her fantastic repute as a journalist. Therefore it is quite obvious that her networth could be quite a bit but here again the exact figures are not known to anybody and it is perhaps being still worked out.
She started her career way back in 1994 when she was just 22 years old. Her stint in the industry began with KHBS TV where she worked as a photographer, reporter and weekend weather anchor. She later also worked as an editor. Her growth moved upwards when she became an assignment reporter for WVEC TV.
Her successful years were perhaps between 2000 and 2003 when she was credited for covering some interesting incidents and topics. She gained fame and name for covering Catholic Church Scandal and also for covering the Station Nightclub fire as a reporter. She struggled a bit after that and moved from CBC to ABC. She joined this network and worked as a correspondent for World News and worked alongside Charles Gibson.
Very Powerful in Social Media
It would be pertinent to mention here that she understands the importance of social media and is very active on Twitter. She does keep in touch with her fans and followers of Twitter and she has a following of 100 thousand people which is very impressive.