Journalists are those people who hide their emotions behind the lens of the camera and deliver unbiased news irrespective of their own perception. Vinita Nair is a celebrated journalist who is known as former co-anchor of CBS This Morning: Saturday. Her popularity can be predicted from the fact people let their rages heard when she was replaced by fellow journalist Alex Wagner on CBS.
Career and Professional Life:
The graduate in Journalism from Medill School of Journalism started her career as a reporter for Talk Radio News for Washington D.C., but she began showing her talent while at WGEM-TV which is an NBC affiliated.
In December 2007, she joined ABC News as an anchor/ Correspondent on ABC News Now. She then co-anchored World News Now and America This Morning on ABC until 18th February 2011 where she collaborated with Rob Nelson and Jeremy Hubbard on both shows. Before co-anchoring This Morning Saturday, she worked at MSNBC in New York. On 16th November 2016, Deadline.com reported that Alex Wagner replaced Vinita on the CBS This Morning: Saturday.
Vinita’s Net Worth and Salary:
The American journalist is active in journalism for more than two decades and receives a handsome salary from the broadcaster. She even appeared in soap opera “One Life to Live” in 2011.
She was entitled to a salary of $800 thousand during her time on CBS. Her stupendous salary and few editorials in magazine boost her net worth to $3 million dollars.
Her Personal Life Beyond Media!!
The journalist is a married woman, and she married Osman Elahi Nawaz on 10th October 2009, and World News Now posted the pictures of the wedding on their official Facebook account.
Vinita and her husband is the parent to a baby boy born on 25th January 2012. The couple is living settled and prosperous life and has no intention whatsoever to end their perfect journey together.
Her busy schedule in journalism often comes between the way of her family of three, but she doesn’t let precious moment together slip away and have fun in those limited time together.
After waving good bye to CBS, she can now give a deserved time to her family and live the life that she dreamt of. The couple who is concentrating on their respective career hesitates to reveal about the plan of their next children. Except her few available information, she remains a relatively private person and doesn’t like to put her personal matter in media.
Vinita’s Short Bio:
Vinita was born as Vinita Chandra Nair in Evanston, Illinois and was raised in Indian culture. She took her first breath on 8th September 1981 that makes her age 36 and was born to Indian parents. Nair belongs Asian ethnicity with an American Nationality. She possesses a tall height with decent body shape.