A notable news correspondent for CNN, Erica Hill is popular for two things – her beautiful face and journalistic skills as a news presenter. She is currently with CNN as a correspondent and functions as a news anchor with its sister network HLN. The newscaster has other feathers on her cap, her working experience as a co-anchor on NBC’s morning news show titled Weekend Today which lasted from 2012 to 2016 is an indication of her remarkable prowess.
Her career in journalism took off in 1998 on PC Week Radio as a production assistant, she was with the Software Publisher Europeans coordination at the same time. After gathering a wealth of experience in the field of journalism, she became part of TechTVNews in 2000 where she put in three years of service. Although she has not won any awards for her work, predictions are that she soon will, given her track record in the media.
Her date of birth is on the 20th of July 1976. She was born as the younger daughter of Steven Homes Hill and Cheryl in Clinton, Connecticut. Her given name is Erica Ruth Hill and she is of American nationality with white ethnicity. Erica Hill grew up alongside her older sister whose identity is not known. Her mum raised her as a single mother after her separation from her father when she (her mum) was seven months pregnant with her. Her mother is known to be a religious person and brought her up with very good Christian values.
Her early education was achieved at the local Wethersfield High School where she completed her high school education after which she proceeded to Boston University and bagged a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism, graduating summa cum laude in 1998. She played basketball during her years in university. Erica Hill has competence, as well as fluency in French language and is part of Alpha Epsilon Phi. She loves music and showed interest in the art of writing right from her formative years and one does not need to search far to know the reason behind her resounding success in the field of journalism.
Net Worth, Salary
The veteran journalist is currently living a lavish life with her family. Her net worth was currently reviewed in 2018 and pegged at a healthy $4.5 million, her annual earnings amount to $750,000.
Husband and Children
Erica Hill’s love life is a simple and straight forward one, she has only ever been involved in a single marriage relationship till date. She met her spouse David Yount – a lawyer, in 2004 and they exchanged marriage vows on the 15th of October 2005 after dating for 12 months. Their wedding was held on a beach in Atlanta Georgia and from what is obvious, she seems to be enjoying the perks of married life with her soul mate.
Their marriage has endured for over 18 years and still appears to get stronger as the years roll by. They have been blessed with the birth of their two sons, the oldest named, Weston Robert Yount came into the world barely a year after their nuptials on the 25th of November 2006. Weston soon became a brother to Sawyer Steven Yount who announced his entrance on the 23rd of March 2010. The Yount family currently reside in New York City.
Apart from being talented, Erica Hill is a very beautiful lady with an attractive personality. She is a good-natured person and makes new friends easily. Her success in her chosen career has frequently been attributed to her down-to-earth attitude and good nature and her beauty takes the credit for attracting fans massively to her programs. Her physique has been described as sexy with summarized measurements of 34-24-35 for bust, waist and hips respectively.
Erica is of slim body build which she has maintained with a healthy diet chart. She is also a great believer in exercise, and practices yoga, she also makes sure to get adequate sleep on a daily basis. She stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches and weighs a matching 57kg which is same as 125 lbs. Erica sports a pair of long beautiful legs which have been the subject of many positive compliments. Her dress sense which has been described as adorable gives her pride of place as one of the hottest TV personalities. Her male fans always go crazy over the photos of Erica in a bikini and little wonder she was named among top 35 beautiful people in People Magazine 100. She comes complete with light brown hair and dark brown eye color.