Who is Jenna Wolfe?
Jenna Wolfe is an American, Jamaican-born news correspondent and personal trainer, who is known to many as the host of the “Today” show on the NBC.
Jenna Wolfe Early life, age, family and educational background
She was born as Jennifer Wolfeld under the zodiac sign of Aquarius on January 26, 1974, which is defined by adaptability and originality as the prominent personality traits. Jenna’s biological parents are Bannet Wolfeld, a Puerto Rican Jew and Sheila Greenfield (American Jew).
Although Wolfe was born in Kingston, she spent most of her childhood in Petion-Ville, Haiti.
Jenna was raised by a Jewish family that strictly adhered to the Jewish religion. She had her bat mitzvah while still in Petion-Ville, but later moved to the United States with her parents. Jenna is of white ethnicity and now holds US citizenship. She has not shared any details about any siblings. Jenna attended State University of New York, Geneseo from 1992 to 1994, then transferred to Binghamton University, where she received a bachelor’s degree in arts (English and French) in 1996.
Jenna is trilingual in French, English and Haitian Creole.
Jenna Wolfe’s Professional Career and Rise to Stardom
Jenna’s journalism career began in 1996 when she began working for WICZ, a Fox affiliate based in Binghamton, New York, as a sports and news reporter. She was a reporter until 1998, when she joined UHF, another Fox affiliate in Rochester, New York. She took a weekend sports anchor position here, serving for a year before leaving the station for WPHL, a WB affiliate in Philadelphia, where she worked as a sports anchor.
Jenna has worked with many broadcasting channels, gradually grew into a star and became more and more popular. She was recruited by the renowned NBC News in 2007, where she worked in various capacities for eight years. As a national correspondent, Jenna hosted the show “Today” and the show “Weekend Today”, where she acted as a co-anchor.
In 2014, Wolfe became a fitness and lifestyle correspondent, before leaving the station in 2015. She took a break from television until she was ready to appear on TV again two years later.
What Jenna did after leaving NBC
Jenna stopped working for NBC will prioritize its private affairs more for two years. In 2017, she resurfaced in the correspondence scene, hosting the “First Things First” show on the Fox Sports channel, and Jenna co-hosted the show with Chris Carter – former NFL (National Football League) wide receiver, and Nick Wright.
Is Jenna Wolfe a lesbian? Her personal life, partner and children
Many people, including her followers, must be wondering if the speculations they’ve heard about Jenna’s sexual orientation are true or false. Well, the rumors are true; in 2013, Jenna came out as a lesbian to the public. She made that known she was expecting a child with Stephanie Gosk, her lesbian partner three years after they got engaged.
While there are not many details about Jenna and Stephanie’s dating history which started in 2010, the latter is known to be a correspondent at NBS News. The couple welcomed their first child, Harper Estelle in 2013 before welcoming their second daughter Quinn Lily in February 2015. Jenna gave birth to these (apparent) cherubs.
Off the air, Jenna is a sports enthusiast and plays a variety of sports, such as volleyball and racquetball; she also enjoys water skiing and skydiving. Jenna is a Seinfeld enthusiast and an avid moviegoer. She and her family currently live in Manhattan, New York City.
Jenna’s Net Worth and Internet Fame
Jenna has was a successful career woman since she started working as a journalist which has greatly contributed to her wealth.
As of 2019, Jenna’s net worth was estimated to be over $2 million which will undeniably increase as she successfully continues her career.
Since Jenna rose to fame, she has gained a lot of followers on social media platforms including Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, all of them with more than 100,000 followers, on which she communicates more personal information.
Body measurements of Jenna Wolfe
Jenna has dark brown eyes and hair of the same color. She is 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in) tall and reportedly weighs 58 kg (128 lbs) as of 2019, with vital statistics 36-26-37. She has not shared any information about her shoe and dress sizes.