A lady rising in a world of reporting, Ramona Shelburne, has taken all the challenges and frustrations of being a female reporter. Being a female was never a limitation for her, developing rapports and portraying genuine relationship is what made her stand out of the crowd.
Ramona is a senior writer for ESPN and an NBA insider. She is responsible for all the network’s NBA coverage on ESPN.com, ESPN the magazine, ESPN Radio and SportsCenter. Her works are not just a piece of writing in a column; it defines her as a person, her style of writing, her connections to real people, and her motivation- her family.
How Much Is Ramona's Salary And Net Worth?
Ramona gathers her net worth as a column writer and an ESPN reporter. According to sources, the average salary of a sports writer is $52,099 annually across the U.S., but an ESPN reporter is entitled to a wage package of $85,000 a year. She has been a leading writer and a reporter, so it is safe to say that she accumulates net worth in millions of dollar.
She has been successful as a reporter and writer and has been awarded multiple Pro Basketball Writers Association award for column writing and breaking news.
Not just the senior writer, her husband Nevin Barich has also been able to garner enough dollars as a Food and Beverage Analyst. In a year, a food beverage analyst is paid $38,458. The wife and her better half together as a writer and an analyst have gathered a lot of fortune, which give them a luxurious lifestyle.
Ramona's Romantic Life With Her Husband
The famous writer shares a romantic married life with her husband, Nevin Barich. The couple shared their wedding vows in 2009 and has been living a happy life as a couple. Her spouse, Nevin is not just an analyst but also doubles up as a writer.
At the age of 39, she was blessed with a cute son, Daniel Charlie Barich, a little past his due date on 2 October 2018. The baby, Daniel Charlie Barich, was named after his great-grandfather, Debby and grandfather Charles and his father, Nevin. Ramona announced the arrival of her son in her life on Instagram on the day he was born.
Colleague Diagnosed With Cancer
Ramona once shared the story of her fellow reporter Shelly Smith, who was diagnosed with breast cancer. She tweeted in February 2015 and said that how proud she was of her friend for publicly shaving her hair and standing firm against cancer. She also said that Shelly is a true warrior and her strength should be an inspiration to all of us.
NBA insider, Ramona was born in 1979 and celebrates her birthday on 19 July every year, as per wiki. Ramona was born and raised in Los Angeles, California, United States and is very close to her family and hometown. The Ameican native, Ramona's heights 1.6 meters (5” 2’) tall.
For her, the most important thing in life is her family; she has let go of many opportunities just because leaving family behind was never an option for her. Her mother is also a professional writer and has been one of Ramona’s most prominent critics.
She used to be a softball player during her college days, but as she came into reporting, she gained a lot of weight. She was reportedly 270 pounds when she played softball, but now has gained more than 30 pounds and weighed around 300 pounds.