Who is Adrienne Arsenault?
Adrienne Arsenault is a Canadian journalist working as the senior correspondent for CBC News and also the host of The National since November 2017. She joined CBC News in 1991 as an editorial assistant and night assignment editor for CBC Toronto. She has risen through the ranks since then as she has had various other positions with the CBC.
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Arsenault began her career with the CBC in 1991 as an editorial assistant and night assignment editor for CBC Toronto. She has held a variety of additional positions with the CBC and also worked as a foreign correspondent in Jerusalem for three years.
Arsenault took over as main London correspondent from Don Murray in 2006. In 2008, she was part of a select handful of Western journalists allowed into Zimbabwe to cover the country’s election.
Adrienne Arsenault Awards
Arsenault was nominated journalist of the year by the Commonwealth Broadcasting Association in 2005. She received two Gemini Awards in 2008 for Best Reportage and Best News Magazine Segment for her work on The National, including a feature called Healing Hikkaduwa.
She was nominated for five Gemini Awards for her work on The National, including a segment called Healing Hikkaduwa. Arsenault has also received honors from the American Society of Professional Journalists, the Radio and Television News Directors Association, as well as the New York and Columbus film festivals.
She was a Senior Correspondent on a team that received a News & Documentary Emmy Award in September 2015 for its coverage of the Ebola virus epidemic in Liberia. Arsenault won the Canadian Screen Award for Best Host or Interviewer in a News or Information Program or Series at the 7th Canadian Screen Awards in 2019.
Adrienne Arsenault Education
Arsenault was the head girl at St.Clement’s School where she did her high school studies. She graduated with a Bachelor’s and Master’s of Arts from the University of Western Ontario.
Adrienne Arsenault Age, Birthday
Arsenault is 54 years old as of 2021. She was born on April 24th, 1967, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She celebrates her birthday on April 5th every year.
Adrienne Arsenault Height and Weight
Arsenault stands at an average height of 5 feet 5 inches tall.
Adrienne Arsenault Parents
Arsenault was raised by her parents Ray and Bette Arsenault in Toronto. Her father was a Canadian television director known for his contributions to King of Kensington and Hockey Night in Canada. He died in 2006.
Adrienne Arsenault Husband, Children
Arsenault has not revealed information about her husband yet. It is also not known whether she has children or not. She has managed to live a private life away from the public and only shares information about her career as a journalist.
Adrienne Arsenault Ring
Arsenault was spotted with a ring on her left finger and people speculated that she was engaged. She has however not confirmed the speculations keeping her fans guessing.
Adrienne Arsenault CBS Salary
Arsenault earns an annual salary of $150,000 from her career as a journalist. She has a total net worth of $1.5 million including all her income and assets.