Ana Cabrera Profile
Ana Cabrera is an American award-winning journalist working for CNN serving as an anchor. She has been working for the station since 2013.
Ana Cabrera Education
Cabrera received her bachelor’s degree from Washington State University. After graduation, she went to work for NBC affiliate KHQ-TV in Spokane, Washington.
Ana Cabrera CNN
Cabrera is the 1 pm weekday edition anchor of CNN Newsroom based in New York. She has also extensively reported on a wide range of topics at CNN, including the COVID-19 pandemic, politics, natural disasters, mass shootings, and more. Cabrera’s political coverage includes coverage of the 2020 presidential election, the attack on the United States Capitol, and President Donald Trump’s historic two impeachment proceedings. Cabrera also hosted multiple 2020 Democratic presidential candidate town halls and traveled across the country to speak with voters, keeping CNN viewers up to date on the national electorate’s pulse. She also covers the #MeToo movement and immigration issues in-depth on a regular basis.
Cabrera has also anchored many of CNN’s top breaking news stories, including nationwide protests following the death of George Floyd, the deaths of basketball legend Kobe Bryant and Senator John McCain, Hurricanes Harvey and Maria, the church shooting in Southerland Springs, Texas, the London Bridge attack, and the deadly Unite the Right Rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. Cabrera was one of the first reporters to interview then-U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley about the issue following a ruling for increased sanctions against North Korea.
Cabrera joined CNN as a correspondent based in Denver. She was recently a member of the CNN investigative team that uncovered systemic failures in reporting, investigating, and tracking alleged sexual abuse in elderly care facilities. She covered the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, in the aftermath of Michael Brown’s shooting. Cabrera also landed exclusive interviews with the St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney and the Police Chief while the grand jury was hearing the case, as well as the Police Chief after his long-awaited public apology. She also did extensive enterprise reporting on the marijuana legalization movement, and her investigation into pot pesticides resulted in the recall of thousands of marijuana products in Colorado.
Ana Cabrera Career
Cabrera is a journalist who previously worked as an anchor for the top-rated daily morning news program at KMGH-TV 7 News, Denver’s ABC affiliate. She also won an Emmy for her on-the-ground anchoring as a member of the 7 News morning team that was recognized for its coverage of the High Park Fire in 2012. In 2013, she and the 7 News morning team received the Associated Press TV as well as Radio Association’s Annual Mark Twain Award for Best Morning Show Broadcast.
Quick Facts About Ana Cabrera
|Full Name||Ana Cabrera|
|Age||39 years old as of 2021|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Cabrera also worked as an anchor and reporter for NBC affiliate KHQ-TV and FOX affiliate KAYU-TV in Spokane, Washington, from 2005 to 2009. She began her broadcasting career as an intern for CBS affiliates KCNC-TV and KMGH-TV in Denver. Cabrera received the National Hispanic Media Coalition Impact Award in 2019. She previously served on the board of directors of Mi Casa Resource Center and the American Cancer Society. Cabrera is a graduate of Washington State University’s Edward R. Murrow College of Communication. As a distinguished alumna, she also serves on the Murrow Professional Advisory Board and was inducted into the Murrow Hall of Achievement in 2019.
Ana Cabrera Age
Cabrera is 39 years old as of 2021. She was born on 13 May 1982 in Denver, Colorado, United States. She celebrates her birthday on 13 May every year.
Ana Cabrera Height
Cabrera stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches.
Ana Cabrera Family
Information regarding Cabrera’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Ana Cabrera Husband
Cabrera is married to Benjamin Nielsen. The couple has two children: daughter Maria Nielsen, born in January 2016, and her first son Jackson Nielsen who was born in December of 2012.
Ana Cabrera Salary
Being one of the top journalists for CNN, Cabrera earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Ana Cabrera Net Worth
Cabrera has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as an edition anchor of CNN Newsroom based in New York.
Ana Cabrera neck
Cabrera has an unusually long neck as compared to others. In 2018, she also responded to a tweet that questioned why she had no shoulders. She shared a post on her social media platforms stating,” Just the way God made me.
Just curious, would you have asked a man the same question?”
What is Ana Cabrera’s new show?
‘You Never Stop Learning’: CNN’s Ana Cabrera On Journalism, And Her New Weekday News Hour.
Ana Cabrera CNN
At CNN Cabrera works alongside
- Brianna Keilar
- Brian Stelter
- Victor Blackwell
- Anna Stewart
- Andy Scholes
- Jim Sciutto
- Alex Thomas
- Gary Tuchman
- Nick Valencia
- Derek Van Dam
- Bob Van Dillen