Sara Shookman WKYC, Bio, Wiki, Age, Husband, Wedding, Baby, Salary, and Net Worth
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Sara Shookman Biography

By | November 5, 2022

Sara Shookman an American journalist working at WKYC-TV in Cleveland, Ohio as an anchor. She started off co-anchoring the station’s evening newscast at 6 p.m and 11 p.m along with Russ Mitchell in September 2015. She as well joined WKYC-TV in June 2015 serving as a general assignment reporter before she became an anchor.

Prior to that, she worked at WVLT, WBXX where she started off as a multimedia Reporter and was later promoted to morning live reporter and fill-in anchor. Sara’s career journey commenced in Athens, Ohio at a station called WOUB Public Media where she served as a one-man-band reporter and multimedia journalist and later became a one-man-band reporter, anchor, and producer.

Sara Shookman Age

She was born on October 10th, 1986, in Northeaster Ohio, in the United States.

Sara Shookman Height

She stands tall at a height of 5 ft 8 in (Approx 1.73 m).

Sara Shookman Family

She was born to her parents Becky Shookman (mother) and Scott Shookman (father). She was raised uo along with her sister named Kimberly whom she grew up making childhood memories. Her father was ailing cancer and lost the battle as he couldn’t survive the abnormal growth of cells. He died in 2015 at the age of 59. Sara and along with her mother are very close as she never shied off from sharing anything with her.

 Sara Shookman Husband

She is married to Angelo DiFranco a businessman working in Cleveland, Ohio as a project manager of Paragon Consulting, Inc. The duo first met in 2005 back at Ohio University. However, they were only great friends back then.

After a decade the duo beagan dating and had their first date in 2015. After a year of dating, Angelo proposed in August 2016 and Sara said yes. The pair wedded on September 2, 2017, in Cleveland at the Historic Coast Guard Station located on Whiskey Island. The duo is blessed with a baby girl named Isla Elizabeth Scott DiFranco born 2020 and a son named Luca Angelo James born in June 2022. In addition, Sara has a female pet dog named Basil.

 Sara Shookman Wedding

Sara with her husband wedded on September 2, 2017 in Cleveland, Ohio on the Historic Coast Guard Station on Whiskey Island and the nautical-themed wedding was attended by around 250 guests.

Her bridesmaids put on a rented red color Badgley Mischka gown that she first set her eyes on her 30th birthday trip to New York City and fell in love with ever since. After their 20-minute ceremony, Sthe duo circulated the Plaza riding a boat at the Cuyahoga River. Their wedding had five stations for food the included ten tapas-style plates, chilled soup shooters, and also green salads.

 Sara Shookman Baby Shower and Baby

She posted a story of a virtual baby shower back on April 7th 2020, and how the pandemic affected the baby shower. The duo welcomed their joy Isla Elizabeth Scott DiFranco back on May 15, 2020. She was born at 5:31 a.m weighing 8 lb. 7 oz. and was 21 1/4 inches long.

Sara Shookman Baby

Back in June 1, 2022, The duo welcomed a new member to their family a son named Luca Angelo James was born at 3:27 a.m weighing 8 lbs and 4 oz. Luca was born 20 3/4 inches tall at birth. Sara is now a proud mother of two adorable kids.

 Sara Shookman Dog

Sara has a female pet dog named Basil that they adopted on Christmas of 2018. She appeared with Basil on various occasions even at the station and on the Front Row back on April 4, 2020, where shtaht e introduced Basil on WKYC’s YouTube channel.

Sara Shookman Education

She ebnrolled and later completed her high school education at Manchester High School and a lover of the Portage Lakes. Sara later joined Ohio University where she earned Summa Cum Laude back in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Broadcast Journalism and Economics. She as well joined Università Degli Studi di Torino in 2007 where she studied International Business.

Sara Shookman WKYC

She an award-winning journalist working at WKYC as an anchor. She began co-anchoring the station’s evening newscasts at 6 p.m and 11 p.m back in September 2015 together with Russ Mitchell. She later joined Channel 3 News team back in the year 2012 serving as a general assignment reporter. She later became one of Channel 3’s go-to storytellers covering local, national as well as international news. She has covered big stories and has also filed reports all over the country for TEGNA, WKYC-TV’s parent company.

She covered the Olympics and as well covered the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, and the 2016 Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She earned an Emmy Award for Talent with five regional Emmys as well as a regional Edwards R. Murrow Award. She as wellgot named by Cleveland Magazine as one of the city’s most interesting people back in January 2014. She as well serves in the Board of Directors for Towards Employment and the Northern Ohio chapter of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Board of Trustees.

She is as well passionate about volunteering with the SeriousFun Children’s Network’s Flying Horse Farms in Mt. Gilead and as wellThe Boys & Girls Clubs. She got raised up in Akron, Ohio, and is a proud alumnus of Manchester High School. During her college days, Sara first interned with WKYC and is glad to be working there. Before joining WKYC, she served at WVLT in Knoxville, Tennessee as a reporting and filling in at the anchor desk.

Sara Shookman Salary

She earns an estimated average salary is $77,895 annually.

Sara Shookman Net Worth

Sara has an estimated net worth of $957,340.

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