Is Val Warner married? No, she isn’t. However, she is engaged to Jeff Cartwright who is soon going to be her husband. The couple has been in a serious relationship since their engagement in 2013. Before him, she was previously married to her husband whose identity isn’t revealed.
From her conjugal life, she welcomed her first daughter named Zoe in 2002 and her second child as a son named Max in 2007. Unfortunately, her husband died which made the beginning of Warner’s widow life. After a year, she found a new hope of beginning a new life after meeting Jeff Cartwright. The couple is having a great time together.
Their engagement was held at the posh penthouse suite at Hotel 71. Scroll down to explore more interesting personal facts and biography of Warner:
Who is Val Warner?
Val Warner was born on March 11, 1974, which makes her age be 46 years old as of 2020. By profession, she is an American journalist well recognized for being the co-host of ABC7’s Windy City LIVE. She is also the founder of Dherbs, Inc. as well. She is also contributing to the National Association of Black Journalists as a member and is noted for being a Grand Champion of Dancing with Chicago Celebrities.
Early Life and Education
Warner was born in 1974 and her place of birth is supposed to e Chicago. She spent her childhood days in Los Angeles where she has garnered memorable days with her sister named Rae Bell. Talking about her parents, her mother named Diane Jackson is a writer.
Warner is also very close to her grandmother. Diane Jackson’s second book titled How Thelma Got Her Wings was inspired by Val’s daughter, Zoe published in 2018. Regarding her education and academic achievements, Warner attended the University of California from where she completed her Bachelor of Arts degree in 1996.
From an early age, she was deeply passionate about the media field and this made her start her professional journey in journalism. She started serving to KGTV behind the scenes while being enrolled at the University of California.
Career and Professional Life
Val has gained a huge success in the journalism field for which her educational knowledge has played a crucial role. She initiated her career by joining Chicago based WGN-TV in July 2005. She remained there for many years and her experience over there made her receive numerous job offers with an impressive figure of salary. Mainly, she has been concerned about politics-related issues.
She has also reported to various national issues including the news about runaway dog on the Eisenhower. She has also contributed to the popular morning show called Mommy Test. Later, she was hired by Chicago based ABC 7. She also became the part of the show called Windy City LIVE where she contributed as a co-host. This show is successfully airing since the date of its premier i.e. 28 May 2011.
Previously, Val has also served for WEYI-TV in Flint for multiple years as an evening anchor and reporter. She had also become the part of KRQE in Albuquerque as a fill-in anchor. Her contribution is also found at KSNT-TV in Topeka as an anchor for the morning newscast for a couple of years until 2000.
Val Warner was previously married and remained a widow after the death of her husband. Then, she met her new partner as Jeff Cartwright with whom she celebrated her engagement in 2013. Val is a mother to two kids named Max and Zoe.
Talking more about her personal life, Val is of Afro-American ethnicity. She is Christian regarding her religion.
American journalist, Val Warner has an average height of 5 feet and 2.5 inches. She has decided to go through a Dherbs cleanse. She has always been a fitness conscious person and her body physical appearance means a lot to her. Val has revealed that she has lost over 20 pounds while appearing in Steve Harvey’s daytime show.
Salary and Net worth
The ‘Windy City Live co-host Val Warner’s net worth is still a matter of debate. She has spent decades of her life in the journalism field which in return must have provided her a jaw-dropping amount of net worth. The average salary of ABC7 channel’s reporter is said to be 87,153 USD and Val is possibly receiving her salary accordingly.
Wiki and Facts
The biography of Val Warner is missing from Wikipedia but is provided by various popular wiki sites including IMDb. Her Facebook Page is reachable @JustMeBeingVal where she has retained over 30k followers. Her Instagram profile is available @valwarnertv where she is being followed by more than 47k followers now. She is active on Twitter @valwarnertv.