Jenn Schanz Bio, Age, Husband, Family, Height, Net Worth, Salary, WIVB, and Career

Jenn Schanz Biography

Jenn Schanz is an American news anchor. He joined the 7 Action News team in February 2019. Initially from Grand Rapids, she is thrilled to be back in her home state. Jenn graduated from DePaul University in Chicago, Ill with a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism.

Before joining WXYZ she reported in Lincoln, Neb, and Buffalo, N.Y. While in Buffalo, Jenn served as both a general assignment and investigative reporter, focusing on stories related to the opioid crisis, medical marijuana as well as clergy sex abuse.

Jenn is the recipient of the Nebraska Broadcasters Association Gold Award, and was also nominated for an Emmy for her part in News 4’s “Break Out” special; covering the June 2015 manhunt of escaped prisoners Richard Matt as well as David Sweat from an upstate NY correctional facility.

Through her work on “Inside The Epidemic,” which is a news special chronicling western New York’s ongoing struggle with opioid abuse she received a Regional Edward R. Murrow Award. “Inside the Epidemic” also won the first place New York Associated Press award in the Documentary Category. Besides journalism, Jenn also has a real passion for traveling. She’s visited six continents as well as lived in Korea for a short time after college. Jenn resides in Detroit and loves exploring new restaurants and different neighborhoods in her spare time.

Jenn Schanz Age

Schanz’s age is not currently available. She has not revealed her date of birth to the public. We will update this section once this information is available.

Jenn Schanz Height

Schanz height details are currently not available. However, we shall update it as soon as possible.

Jenn Schanz Family

Schanz has not disclosed details about her family not available at this moment. However, we shall update it as soon as possible.

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Husband/ PartnerEric Rizzi

Jenn Schanz Husband

Schanz is married to her husband Eric Rizzi. The couple wedded at GRAND RAPIDS ART MUSEUM 101 MONROE CENTER STREET NORTHWEST GRAND RAPIDS, MI 49503.

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Jenn Schanz Salary

Schanz receives an average salary of between $24,292 and $72,507 per year. He accumulates her salary from her career as a news anchor.

Jenn Schanz Net Worth

Schanz has not revealed details about her Net Worth. Jenn has been able to accumulate a good net worth but prefers to keep it private. We will update this section once this information is available.

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. Schanz wrote, “Buffalo will always have a piece of (my) heart.”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 Career

Schanz is a journalist who currently works as a reporter at WXYZ-TV in Detroit. Before, she served as a reporter and fill-in anchor in both Lincoln, Neb. and Buffalo, N.Y.

In the year 2012, Jenn obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Journalism from DePaul University in Chicago, Ill. While in college, she interned at The Chicago Tribune, NBC5/WMAQ-TV as well as the Council on American-Islamic Relations. She also contributed to college journalism as the Opinions Editor for The DePaulia as well as a reporter for Good Day DePaul.

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