Norah O’Donnell Profile, Bio, Wiki, Nationality
Norah O’Donnell is an American Emmy Award-Winning television anchor/reporter, host, and correspondent working for CBS News. She is thrilled to work with the CBS team.
Norah O’Donnell Career / Norah O’Donnell Political Affiliations
O’Donnell serves at CBS News as the anchor and managing editor of the “CBS Evening News,” anchor of CBS News Election Specials, including primary, debate, and election nights, and a 60 Minutes contributing correspondent. Previously, O’Donnell was co-host of “CBS This Morning” and a 60-minute contributor. O’Donnell joined CBS This Morning in July 2012. Prior to that, she worked as White House Chief Reporter for CBS News.
She is an Emmy award-winning journalist with more than two decades of experience around the world; she has covered six presidential campaigns and traveled across the globe to meet dozens of the world’s leading figures, including five U.S. presidents. Since joining CBS News, O’Donnell has held several interviews with news editors including President Donald Trump, President Barack Obama, Vice President Mike Pence, and Speaker Nancy Pelosi.
She sat with some of the world’s most prominent figures, including South Korean President Moon Jae-in for his first interview in office, His Royal Highness Prince Harry of Wales, Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai, and the Dalai Lama. In March 2018, O’Donnell spent a week in Saudi Arabia, interviewing Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. The talk was his first and only U.S. media interview. She received the Merriman Smith Memorial Award for Excellence in Presidential Reporting for her exclusive 60-minute interview with Vice President Joe Biden and his wife, Dr. Jill Biden, on her decision not to run for President in 2016. O’Donnell also landed exclusive 60-minute interviews with the then-House Majority Leader Steve Scalise.
She covered Pope Francis’ landmark election in Vatican City as well as his first Apostolic Trip to the United States. Recorded from the scenes of Hurricanes Dorian and Harvey; mass attacks in Las Vegas, Annapolis, MD, and El Paso, TX; the country’s first migrant detention center on the southern border; and the Boston Marathon bombing. She was also part of the CBS News team that won the Alfred I. DuPont Award for Network coverage. O’Donnell won two Emmy News for reporting. In 2018, she and her producer were awarded a documentary on sexual harassment at the United States Air Force Academy in the Best Investigation Story in the Newscast category. She also won in 2009 as part of the 2008 NBC News Election Night analysis team.
O’Donnell is the winner of the 2019 New York Women in Communications Matrix Award. She received the Gracie Award and was named Best National News On-Air Talent for 2018 and 2016. Her article for “CBS This Morning” on sexual harassment at the Air Force Academy received an honorable mention in the Edgar A. Poe Award from the White House Correspondents’ Association. She won the Edward R. Murrow Award for Best Newscast in 2017 and was elected Broadcaster of the Year by the New York State Broadcasters Association in 2014. O’Donnell has covered every presidential election since 2000. She broadcast from the Pentagon on September 11, 2001. She won the Sigma Delta Chi Award for Breaking News Coverage for “D.C. In Crisis” O’Donnell was the 2004 White House correspondent for NBC News.
Quick Facts About Norah O’Donnell
|Full Name||Norah Morahan O’Donnell|
|Age||47 years old as of 2021|
|Net Worth||$100,000 – $1 Million|
Norah O’Donnell Age, Birthday / How old is Norah O’Donnell?
O’Donnell was born Norah Morahan O’Donnell on January 23, 1974, in Washington, D.C., United States (she is 47 years old as of 2021.) She celebrates her birthday on the 23rd of January every year.
Norah O’Donnell Height, measurements
How tall is Norah O’Donnell? O’Donnell stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.7 m) tall.
Norah O’Donnell Family, parents, father, mother, sister
O’Donnell is the daughter of Norah O’Donnell and Francis O’Donnell, a psychiatrist and a general of the US Army. She has two siblings; a brother Francis O’Donnell and a sister Mary O’Donnell. Her parents were both of Irish descent. When Norah was three, her family moved to San Antonio, Texas. When she was seven, the family spent two years in Seoul, staying in Yongsan Garrison, where her father was assigned to serve.
Norah O’Donnell’s Husband, married, wedding, children
O’Donnell is staying in Washington, D.C. And the Upper West Side neighborhood of New York City with her husband, Restaurateur Geoff Tracy (owner of D.C. Restaurant Chef Geoff’s), whom she married in June 2001. They met when they were attending Georgetown together. On May 20, 2007, O’Donnell and Tracy became the parents of twins named Grace and Henry. Their third child, Riley Norah Tracy, was born on July 5, 2008; O’Donnell remembered that Tim Russert, who died three weeks before Riley’s birth, had assigned her first name.
Norah O’Donnell Salary
Being one of the top journalists for CBS, O’Donnell earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Norah O’Donnell’s Net Worth
O’Donnell has an estimated net worth of between $100,000 – $1 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a journalist.
Norah O’Donnell CBS News
At CBS News O’Donnell works alongside;
- Jeffrey Pegues
- Jamie Yuccas
- Susan Zirinsky
- Mireya Villarreal
- Bill Whitaker
- Holly Williams
- Omar Villafranca
- Peter Van Sant
- Imtiaz Tyab
- Jonathan Vigliotti
- Tracy Smith
- Susan Spencer
- David Begnaud
- Jeff Berardelli