- Birth Name Michelle Bonner
- Birth Place Marblehead
- Famous Name Michelle Bonner
- Net Worth N/A
- Nationality American
- Ethnicity white
- Currently Working For ESPN news, CNN,KCOP-TV
- Affair with N/A
The very talented television sports news personality, Michelle Bonner was born on June 6, 1972, in Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA. A native of New England, Bonner was a child of parents of white nationality in Massachusetts, however, the siblings of Bonner was not mentioned in any news of internet. Michelle Bonner was a new change in television sports news. As being the first female sports newscaster, she has been awarded several times for her contributions in the respective field of media and news.
A former sports news anchor, Michelle Bonner contribute seven years of her life, serving in ESPN networking program, SportsCenter. Before embarking her career, Michelle completed her bachelor's degree from Northeastern University in Boston, major in English in 1994.
Then following years, she joined the law school. After her graduation from studies, she started her career in broadcasting as a news producer as well as fill-in sports anchor at Charleston, West Virginia in 1995. Similarly, she also worked as an anchor in Bangor, Manchester, New Hampshire and Houston, Texas, covering the programs like U.S. Figure Skating Championships, the Dallas Cowboys, and the NBA playoffs.
Later in 1999, she joined the second-ranked television market of the United States, KCOP-TV in Los Angeles and thus became the only female sports anchor of the country. Following the year, she joined FoxSports Network, reporting numbers of shows like National Sports Report.
Before joining to ESPN in March 2005, she worked as a reporter in CNN, Atlanta (2003-2005). In her successful career, Michelle got opportunities to cover the countless breaking news and a numerous number of highly budgeted events like the Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Championships and UCLA's Sweet 16 run in NCAA College Basketball Tournament.
Likewise, she also exclusively conducted one-on-one interviews with the most prominent celebrities and politicians which include Michael Jordan, Tiger Woods, Arnold Palmer, Phil Jackson, Jack Nicklaus, Billie Jean King, Roger Clemens, Shaquille O'Neal, Dale Earnhardt Jr. Wayne Gretzky and soon.
It is hard to believe that 44 years veteran television personality is single and not married till date. She is an independent lady, working her life successfully, however, we cannot found any past relationship records of her. Being the private person about her personal life, the media journalist, Bonner doesn't have an affair with anybody and also don’t bear any children. Being a busy person, she didn’t found that the life needs another person to be lived upon. Out of all, Bonner found her career most important than the husband or children.
Being a very private person, any kind of rumors cannot be found about Bonner. As also being a media person, she is very focused and careful about her work that can certainly be involved in any kinds of controversies. The talented Bonner has been awarded several awards for her contribution in journalism and board casting.
In 2001, she was able to win the Associated Press Award and Golden Mic Award for Best Sportscast. The following year, she achieved the prestigious award named, Edward R. Murrow Award for Excellence in Journalism for being featured on Marlin Briscoe. She is also two times Emmy Award winner and six times nominee in the same award.
The five feet seven inch tall, Bonner is estimated to be one of the millionaires in the USA. Though her salary and net worth of property are not displayed publicly. So, it’s hard to get, any sort of her valuation of property. In 2012, Michelle opened her own PR & Media Relations consulting firm named, Bonner Consulting Group and further she left the television world serving 20 years of her life. Bonner is also associated with the University of Hartford in Ct teaching advanced broadcast journalism as a professor and also active in West Hartford Community Television.
To know Michelle Bonner well, we can find her in other social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter and also Wikipedia.