Sara Shookman bio, Career, Personal life, Early life, Net worth, Facts

February 19, 2019Sara Shookman bio, Career, Personal life, Early life, Net worth, Facts

Who is Sara Shookman?

Sara Shookman is an American journalist who got widely recognized after becoming the five times winner of the regional Emmy Award for her excellent work as a TV journalist.

In the Early life of Sara Shookman

She was born in Northeast Ohian on 10 November 1986. She and her sister Kimberly Shookman were raised by their parents Scott and Becky Shookman in Akron. Unfortunately, at 59 in 2015, her father died. She and her family used to travel to different places when her father was alive. But after losing her father, she did not become weak and with all her heart she supported her family. She is a proud graduate of Manchester High School in terms of her education. She also graduated from the E.W. Scripps Journalism School with summa cum laude.

In the Career of Sara Shookman

Sara Shookman during the TV show

Fig: Sara Shookman during the TV show

Talking about her career, she hung up as Associate producer of APS 15 Community Television in 2006 to fulfill her aspirations in the journalism career. She interned for WKYC-TV in 2007 during her time at Ohio University. Later she spent three months working as an intern for NBC Universal in the year 2008 and worked bout one month for WPBN-WTOM 7&4 News.

In 2006 she began working for WOUB in the television industry after gaining enough experience to begin her career. She then began to work as a multimedia reporter at WVLT between 2009 and 2011, after serving three years for WOUB. Then she moved to VLT Local 8 in 2011 and was a year-long reporter and a full-time fill-in reporter. Previously working in WKYC-TV as an intern, she finally got a job as an assignment reporter on the TV network in 2012.

After that, she covered the Winter Games 2014 in Sochi, Russia, and Olympic Games 2016 in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.

How much is the net worth of Sara Shookman?

 Sara Shookman during show

Fig: Sara Shookman during the show

Being a WKYC TV employer, Sara's average income is estimated to approximately $47 thousand. However, detail regarding her net worth is not verified till date. Similarly, there is no data concerning the cars and mansion owned by her.

In the Personal life of Sara Shookman

Sara Shookman with her husband Angelo DiFranco

Fig: Sara Shookman with her husband Angelo DiFranco

While talking about her personal life, she is married to Angelo DiFranco. She has been married to Angelo since 2nd September 2017. By profession, her husband is a project manager for Valley View-based Harley Davidson Dealer Systems. The couple met each other during their college days, but they were just casual acquaintances at the time. For Angelo, it took around a decade to date Sara. Finally, in 2015, he proposed her while giving a wedding speech in their mutual friend's wedding. After dating for years, she became huge surprised when her boyfriend proposed her to marry him on a yacht during a Lake Erie sunset cruise. Without any delay, she happily accepted his proposal and married him at the Historic Coast Guard Station on Whiskey Island of Cleveland. Since then, she is living a very happy life with her partner.

Updates and facts of Sara Shookman

Apart from journalism, she is also a writer and a capable footage shooter. In January 2014, she was recognized as one of the interesting people in Cleveland Ohio by the Cleveland Magazine.


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