Jenn Schanz Biography
Jenn Schanz is an American anchor and reporter who is currently working at WXYZ. She serves as the weekend morning anchor at the station. In addition, she joined the 7 Action News team in February 2019.
Grand Rapids is her native home. She attended DePaul University in Chicago, Illinois where she graduate with a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism. Previously, she worked in Lincoln, Neb, and Buffalo, New York. In addition, she has worked as both an investigative and general assignment reporter where she focused on stories related to clergy sex abuse, medical marijuana, and the opioid crisis.
Furthermore, she is also passionate about traveling, and over the years she has visited six continents after she has completed her college education, she resided in Korea. Detroit is her area of residence and she loves exploring new restaurants and different neighborhoods during her downtime.
Awards and Achievements
- She has received the Nebraska Broadcasters Association Gold Award.
- For her role in News 4’s “Break Out” special; covering the June 2015 manhunt of escaped prisoners David Sweat and Richard Matt from an upstate New York correctional facility Schanz was nominated for an Emmy award.
- Additionally, for her work on “Inside The Epidemic,” she received a Regional Edward R. Murrow Award.
Jenn Schanz Salary
Schanz earns a salary of about $47,000-$120,000.
Jenn Schanz Net Worth
Schanz has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million – $7 Million which she has earned through her career as an anchor and reporter.
Jenn Schanz Age
Schanz likes to keep her personal life private hence she has not disclosed her age. However, this information will be updated when available.
Jenn Schanz Height and Weight
Schanz stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches tall. Information about her weight will be updated when available.
Jenn Schanz Family
Schanz likes to keep her personal life private hence she has neither disclosed the names of her parent nor those of her siblings. However, this information will be updated when available.
Jenn Schanz Husband and Children
Schanz is married to Eric Rizzi. They tied the knot in August 2019. However, the couple has not yet been blessed with any children of their own.
Jenn Schanz Social Media Platform
Schanz is very active on her Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook pages and she has 5k followers on Twitter, 1k followers on Instagram, and 4k followers on Facebook.