Emmy award-winning journalist Alisyn Camerota is an American journalist and author who is best known for hosting CNN’s morning show “New Day”.
Co-hosting the show for nearly 6 years alongside John Berman, Alisyn considers it as her true career highlight. She has covered both national and international stories and now she can be seen co-hosting CNN’s Newsroom.
Scroll down to know more about Alisyn, all from her married life, husband, children, career, net worth, age, and height.
Husband And Children
Alisyn Camerota is married to her husband Tim Lewis for nearly 2 decades since 2002. Tim is a partner and investor at a private equity firm at Southfield Capital in Greenwich, Connecticut since April 2014.
Tim is a Political science graduate from Yale University in the year 1988 and earned an MBA degree from Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management in 1993. He is a partner at Atlantic Street Capital in Stamford and CRG Group, New York City.
Initially, the couple struggled to get pregnant and even tried in vitro fertilization. But despite being pregnant twice both ended up in miscarriages. Finally, they became pregnant during their 4th IVF cycle with twin daughters.
As of now, the duo is blessed with 3 children. They first welcomed fraternal twin daughters in 2005 namely, Alessandra Lewis and Francesca Lewis. The sisters were soon joined by their younger brother Nathaniel Lewis in the year 2007.
Net Worth and Journalism Journey
Alisyn worked at various stations like WHDH, WTTG, and shows like America’s Most Wanted after she graduated from the American University's School of Communication.
She then joined Fox News where she co-hosted America’s News Headquarters and Fox & Friends First.
After Fox News, Alisyn joined CNN on 14 July 2014 where she co-anchored the show “New Day” and “CNN Newsroom”. However, she left in April 2021 after endearing herself to fans for over 6 years on the show “New Day”. Now, she co-hosts the revamped CNN Newsroom with American television news anchor, Victor Blackwell.
Throughout her career as a journalist, Alisyn has covered many important events which include Hurricane Maria, various elections, the Trump presidency, and the Brussels terror attacks.
As a recognized journalist and author Alisyn musters a net worth of about $8.5 million while her salary is about $3 million annually.
Moreover, Alisyn Camerota is also the author of the book “ Amanda Wakes Up” which was selected as the best book of the year by National Public Radio and was also listed as a must-read book by The Oprah Magazine.
Bio: Early life and family
Alisyn Camerota was born on 21 June 1966 in Shrewsbury, New Jersey with the birth name Alisyn Lane Camerota. Alisyn has 3 siblings from her parents, a brother who is a surgeon alongside 2 elder sisters. Her mother was a high school drama teacher and Alisyn was first introduced to the world of drama by her mom. She made the stage debut at the age of 3 as a munchkin in the Wizard of Oz.
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Alisyn went to the American University's School of Communication on a Presidential scholarship where she earned a major degree in broadcast journalism and a minor degree in Criminal Justice.
As per wiki, Alisyn holds American nationality. She celebrates her birthday on 21 June and her zodiac sign is
Alisyn stands at a decent height of about 5 feet and 3 inches.