Who Is Norah O’Donnell? Age, Height, Net Worth & Family

Norah O’Donnell is an American press and television journalist. Likewise, she is also the stand-in presenter for CBS’ Sunday morning show Facing the Nation.

She was also the network’s chief for White House correspondent for a year. She is currently theCBS Evening News anchor and editor-in-chief.

Norah O’Donnell Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity

Norah was born in Washington, DC, United States, on January 23, 1974, to parents Francis O’Donnell and Norah O’Donnell.

Her father, Francis, was a commander of the United States Army. Because of his father’s profession, his family moved to multiple places, including San Antonio, Texas, and Seoul, Korea.

She has two brothers, namely Francis O’Donnell and Mary O’Donnell.

She belongs to American nationality and Irish ethnicity. 

Norah O’Donnell Height, Weight

Norah O’Donnell is 5 feet 6 inches tall. Also, weighs 60Kg.  Likewise, her hair color is brown and her eye color is blue. 

Norah O’Donnell Education, University

Talking about her education, she first attended Douglas MacArthur High School (St. Anthony). So she attended Georgetown University.

Norah O’Donnell Career, Profession

Speaking about her profession, Norah O’Donnell previously worked at CBS News. So she worked at NBC News. Likewise, she was affiliated with NBC News and MSNBC from the year 1999 to 2011.

She gained and experienced a lot of knowledge and popularity to succeed in this field.

Whereas, she was a Washington Bureau correspondent, a rotating anchor for the Weekend Today News and an infill anchor for MSNBC Live; In addition, from 2000 to 2011, She also worked as a contributing correspondent for Dateline NBC.

From 2003 to 2011, she also worked as an NBC News White House correspondent and, from 2005-2011, she worked as a chief White House correspondent.

She then moved to CBS News initially as White House chief correspondent and later anchoring the CBS Evening News, CBS This Morning, and The Face of the Nation programs.

She was admired as well as criticized. she was heavily criticized by conservatives for her interview with Sarah Palin and in 2010 over Newt Gingrich’s comments implying this as a racist comment.

She is currently facing the nation fill in the host and the corresponding one, 60 minutes correspondent, and CBS Evening News anchor and editor-in-chief.

Awards, Nominations of Norah

When talking about her lifelong achievements and awards, she won an Emmy for Best Investigative Report in a Newscast. In addition, she was nominated for five other Emmy Awards.

About Her Relationship

Norah O’Donnell is a married woman. She married to Geoff Tracy in 2001. Geoff is a chef and owner of a DC restaurant, this couple have three children and two are twins, namely Grace Tracy, Riley Tracy and Henry Tracy.

Geoff and Norah met in college. And she was the one who initially helped him with the restaurant business.

Norah O’Donnell Net worth

Norah has an estimated annual salary of around $1 million. Also, her net worth is estimated to be around $8 million.

Rumors and controversies about Norah O’Donnell: Feud with Gayle King

It was reported that he kicked Norah out of CBS Morning and she called Norah ‘toxic’. However, this was rejected by both after receiving a lot of media attention.