Chris Livesay Biography
Chris Livesay is a well-known American journalist who is currently working in Rome, Italy as the CBS News foreign correspondent, He has been working at the station since 2020.
Chris Livesay’s Age and Birthday
Chris was born in Arizona, United States. However, she has not revealed any information about her age or birth date. Therefore, we shall update this article once the information concerning her actual age and birthday are discovered.
Chris Livesay Height and Weight
Livesay stands at a height of 5 feet and 8 inches tall. He has an average weight. Although, his body measurements have not yet been made public. We will update this section when the information becomes available.
Chris Livesay’s Family, Parents, and Siblings
Chris was born and raised by his parents in Arizona, United States. He has kept a low profile when it comes to his personal life. He has not revealed any details about his parents or siblings. This information will be updated soon when the information is out to the public.
Chris Livesay Husband
Livesay is happily married to his beautiful wife whose identity is not publicly available. The couple has been living together since they wedded over a decade ago. Currently, they are living in Rome, however, they have not shared any information about their children. We will update the information once it is available.
Chris Livesay Education
Chris holds bachelor’s degrees in Italian and art history from Arizona State University and a master’s degree with the highest honors from Columbia’s Graduate School of Journalism in New York City.
Chris Livesay Career
Before joining CBS News, Livesay reported around the globe for NBC News, PBS NewsHour, PBS Frontline, and NPR News. He brings to CBS News a wealth of international experience having covered a number of major stories with global impacts, such as the targeted killing of Iranian General Qassim Soleimani, the protests in Hong Kong, and the priest sex abuse scandals at the Vatican. In 2018, he was the first American TV correspondent to report from Libya in almost a year and had to flee the country amid government threats for shedding light on migrant trafficking, torture, and abuse. In 2016, he was among the first TV journalists to report from Mosul on the front lines of the Iraqi military’s push to remove ISIS.
Livesay was the first reporter for an American television network to go inside an ICU in Italy when the country was at the epicenter of the crisis and doctors inside the hospital turned scuba masks into ventilators as supplies ran low. He has reported from northern Italy where cemeteries couldn’t keep up with the number of bodies. Livesay also found bright spots amid the suffering; in Venice, he spoke with volunteers who delivered supplies to those in need in gondolas via the city’s famous canals. This week, he reported from Venice that nature is flourishing, with streets and canals nearly empty of people and transportation.
Livesay got his start in journalism by volunteering at his local NPR-affiliated radio station KJZZ in Phoenix, Arizona, and later filed reports for “All Things Considered” and “Morning Edition.”
Chris Livesay’s Net worth and Salary
Chris has an estimated net worth of $ 1 million dollars. He receives an annual salary of $ 87,000 which he earns from his career as a journalist.
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