Jenn Schanz Biography
Jenn Schanz is an American news anchor. She joined the 7 Action News team in February 2019. Schnaz is a native of Grand Rapids moreover she is thrilled to be back in her home state. Schanz has been a WIVB-TV (Channel 4) reporter for almost four years. She joined Channel 4 in March of 2015 after working as a reporter at KLKN-TV in Lincoln, Neb. Jenn has roots in the Midwest. She has skills in writing, reporting, and investigative reporting.
Jenn Schanz Age | Birthday | Parents
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Jenn Schanz Education
Jenn graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism from DePaul University in Chicago, Ill. In addition to that Schanz also interned at a newspaper and a television station in the Windy City.
Jenn Schanz Career
Before joining WXYZ, she reported in Lincoln, Neb. and Buffalo, N.Y. While in Buffalo, Jenn worked as both a general assignment and investigative reporter. Schanz focused on stories related to the opioid crisis, medical marijuana, not to mention clergy sex abuse.
Jenn is the recipient of the Nebraska Broadcasters Association Gold Award. She was nominated for an Emmy for her part in News 4’s “Break Out” special. Not to mention covering the June 2015 manhunt of escaped prisoners Richard Matt and David Sweat from an upstate NY correctional facility.
The famous reporter received a Regional Edward R. Murrow Award for her work on Inside The Epidemic. This was a news special chronicling western New York’s ongoing struggle with opioid abuse. “Inside the Epidemic” also won a first-place New York Associated Press award in the Documentary Category.
Aside from journalism, Jenn has a real passion for traveling. She’s visited six continents and lived in Korea for a short time after college. Jenn lives in Detroit and loves exploring new restaurants as well as different neighborhoods in her spare time.
Jenn Schanz Married | Engaged
Schanz is engaged to be married, according to Buffalo News. Details of her fiancee name will be updated soon.
Jenn Schanz Wivb
Schanz, who has been a WIVB-TV (Channel 4) reporter for almost four years announced on social media that she was exiting the CBS affiliate. “Buffalo will always have a piece of (my) heart,” wrote Schanz. “Even with these winters, this is one of the warmest places I know.” She joined the 7 Action News team in February 2019. Originally from Grand Rapids, Jenn is thrilled to be back in her home state.
Jenn Schanz Net Worth
When it comes to Jenns’ professional life, she has an outstanding Award-winning career. Her career skyrocketed after joining the WXYZ Channel where she has made many notable contributions in a short period. With her successful career as an investigative reporter, Ross is said to make an average salary of 52K dollars. Although he has not disclosed his salary actual amount to the public. His estimated net worth is currently under review.