Who is Boris Sanchez?
Boris Sanchez is a Cuban-born broadcast journalist. He works as an anchor for ‘New Day Weekend’ and a national correspondent for CNN. Before embarking on these two roles, Boris worked as a White House correspondent for CNN, where he covered important policy choices of President Trump’s administration, visits from international leaders, and senior staff departures.
In addition to his work for CNN, Sanchez has become a hot topic on Wendy Williams’ show when she revealed that she finds him to be “attractive” and that he has a wonderful skin tone and hair. Williams added that she likes his “clear speaking and smartness.” In response to that, Williams received a bouquet of flowers from Sanchez.
Boris Sanchez Age
Sanchez is 37 years old as of 2022. He was born on November 15, 1985, in Havana, Cuba.
Boris Sanchez Height
Boris Sanchez Education
Sanchez graduated with a Bachelor of Science and a Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism and International Relations from Syracuse University.
Boris Sanchez Wife
Sanchez is married to Jennifer Piekut. The couple exchanged their vows in Truckee, California, USA in 2016. The couple has no of their own children as of December 2022.
Boris Sanchez Salary
Sanchez earns an average salary of $87,738. He works as a news anchor and Washington-based correspondent for CNN.
Boris Sanchez Socials
Boris has an estimated net worth of $2.5 million. He generates his income from his career as a journalist.
Boris Sanchez CNN
Since joining CNN, Sanchez has reported on the immigration policies of the Trump Administration, its pressure campaign against Venezuela’s Nicolas Maduro administration, and interactions between Trump aides and Russian citizens prior to the 2016 election.
Additionally, he has traveled abroad to cover events like the 2017 G-7 Conference in Quebec, Canada, and President Trump’s visit to Japan in May 2019. He has also covered numerous Trump rallies across the nation.
Sanchez began working for CNN in June 2015 as a national correspondent based in New York. A year later, he moved back to his birthplace of Miami. He covered multiple breaking news stories as a national correspondent, including being among the first reporters on the scene at the Fort Lauderdale Airport incident (2017) and the Orlando Pulse Nightclub shooting in 2016.
He also covered a number of significant natural catastrophes, such as the devastation caused by an earthquake in Ecuador, the deadly flooding in Louisiana, and Hurricane Matthew in northern Florida.
His coverage of the violent rioting and riots that followed the police shooting of an African-American man in Charlotte, North Carolina (2016) contributed to CNN’s convincing victory of the Edward R. Murrow Award for breaking news reporting.
Where Did Boris Go to College?
Boris attended Miami Dade College and later enrolled at Syracuse University to further his studies.
Who is Boris Sanchez’s partner?
Sanchez’s partner is Jennifer Piekut. The couple has been together in marriage since 2016.
Where is CNN anchor Boris Sanchez from?
Boris is a native of Havana, Cuba. He came to the United States to study and pursue his career.