Jenn Schanz Biography

Jenn Schanz an American news anchor who joined the 7 Action News team in February 2019. She previously served as both a general assignment and investigative reporter, focusing on stories related to the opioid crisis, medical marijuana as well as clergy sex abuse.

Jenn Schanz Age

Schanz exact age and date of birth, and are publicly unavailable.W we shall update this section as soon as the information is available.

Jenn Schanz Wivb

Schanz, who has been a WIVB-TV (Channel 4) reporter for almost four years announced on social media that she was exiting the CBS affiliate. Schanz wrote, “Buffalo will always have a piece of (my) heart.”“Even with these winters, this is one of the warmest places I know.” She joined the 7 Action News team in February 2019. Originally from Grand Rapids, Jenn is thrilled to be back in her home state.

Jenn Schanz Career

Schanz currently works as a reporter at WXYZ-TV in Detroit. Before, she has served as a reporter and fill-in anchor in both Lincoln, Neb. and Buffalo, N.Y.

In the year 2012, Jenn obtained her Bachelors degree in Journalism from DePaul University in Chicago, Ill. While in college, she interned at The Chicago Tribune, NBC5/WMAQ-TV as well as the Council on American-Islamic Relations.She, also contributed to college journalism as the Opinions Editor for The DePaulia as well as a reporter for Good Day DePaul.

Jenn is the recipient of the Nebraska Broadcasters Association Gold Award, and was also nominated for an Emmy for her part in News 4’s “Break Out” special; covering the June 2015 manhunt of escaped prisoners Richard Matt as well as David Sweat from an upstate NY correctional facility.

Through her work on “Inside The Epidemic,” which is a news special chronicling western New York’s ongoing struggle with opioid abuse she received a Regional Edward R. Murrow Award. “Inside the Epidemic” she also won a first place New York Associated Press award in the Documentary Category. Beside journalism, Jenn also has a real passion for traveling. She’s visited six continents as well as lived in Korea for a short time after college. Jenn resides in Detroit and loves exploring new restaurants and different neighborhoods in her spare time.

Jenn Schanz Salary

Schanz earns an annual estimated salary of between $24,292 and $72,507

Jenn Schanz Net Worth

Schanz estimated net worth is under review.

Jenn Schanz Height and Weight

Schanz stands tall at an average height and has an average body weight

Jenn Schanz Family

Schanz information about her family are publicly unavailable. This section will be updated as soon as the information is available.

Jenn Schanz Husband

Schanz is married to Eric Rizzi. The duo wedded at GRAND RAPIDS ART MUSEUM 101 MONROE CENTER STREET NORTHWEST GRAND RAPIDS, MI 49503.

Jenn Schanz Education

Jenn enrolled and later graduate from DePaul University in Chicago, Ill with a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism.


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