Cecilia Vega Biography

Updated On May 28, 2019 Published On Jun 27, 2016
Facts of Cecilia Vega
Date of Birth: 1977
Birth Nation: United States
Name Cecilia Vega
Birth Name Cecilia M. Vega
Nationality American
Birth Place/City San Francisco Bay Area, California, U.S.
Ethnicity White
Profession Journalist
Net Worth $2 million
Salary $36,360 per year
Married Yes
Married to Ricardo Jimenez
Children N/A
Awards Emmy Award in 2010
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Cecilia M. Vega, who is simply known as Cecilia Vega, is an American journalist. She is currently working as senior White House correspondent for ABC News. She is best known for being a Los Angeles based correspondent of the ABC News since 2011.

Cecilia M. Vega Early Life, Education

Cecilian was born as Cecilia M. Vega on January 7, 1977, and is currently 41 years old. She was born in San Francisco Bay Area, California, the United States of America to American parents.

She was also raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, California, United States.

Career in Journalism and TV Works

Vega began her broadcasting career from KGO-TV working as a reporter covering a wide variety of stories for the region. She worked for KGO-TV for around three years.

In 2010, she was honored with an Emmy Award. In 2011, Cecilia joined ABC News and has been actively working for the network since then. She joined the network as a correspondent based in Los Angeles.

Cecilia is widely known for being an anchor of ABC World News Tonight. She also covered the news from Japan, Rome, and London. From early 2015, she has been working for ABC News' World News Tonight Saturday as an anchor.

Vega grabbed huge attention after covering the elections and inauguration of President Barack Obama in 2012.

Is Cecilia Vega Married? Husband & Children

Talking about Cecilia Vega' personal life, she is a married woman. She is married to Ricardo Jiménez. Her husband, Ricardo is a California Highway Patrol officer.

It has been a long time since the pair tied the knot and is still living a healthy married life. Their married life is going perfectly with no rumors of divorce and separation issues. 

Net Worth

As of 2018, Cecilia Vega's net worth is reported to be around $2 million. She definitely earns a huge amount of money from her professional journalism career.

Social Media

As a journalist, Cecilia is active on social media platforms like Instagram, & Twitter. She has over 73.7 k followers on her official Twitter account, whereas her Instagram followers exceed 44.1 k as of 2019.

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Born in San Francisco, California

1977

Sweet and lovely lady, Cecilia Vega was born as Cecilia M. Vega in the early 1977 in San Francisco Bay Area, California, United States of America to American parents. She was also raised in San Francisco Bay Area, California, United States.

Worked at KGO-TV

2010

Cecilia Vega is a broadcast journalist, anchor and a correspondent from United States. Vega began her broadcasting career from KGO-TV. There she worked as a reporter covering a wide variety of stories for the region. 

Won Emmy Award

2010

Till date she has been honored with several prestigious awards in her life. In 2010, she got nominated in Emmy Award for the first time in her life and she was also honored with this award that year for Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News. 

Joined ABC News

2011

She has been working at ABC News since 2011. She joined them as a correspondent based in Los Angeles. She also covered the news from Japan, Rome and London. She also covered the news about the Fukushima power plant.

Became an anchor of ABC News' World News Tonight Saturday

March 2 , 2015

She is a broadcast journalist, anchor and a correspondent from United States. From the early 2015, she has been working in ABC News' World News Tonight Saturday as its anchor. She is still working in this show as an anchor.