Omar Jimenez Biography – Omar Jimenez CNN Wiki
Omar Jimenez born Omar Fernando Jimenez is a CNN Correspondent based in Chicago. He started with CNN in 2017 for the network’s affiliate service, CNN Newsource, based in Washington, D.C.
Prior to joining CNN, Jimenez worked for WBAL-TV in Baltimore, Maryland where he was a reporter and fill-in anchor. He also worked as a full-time reporter for WGEM-TV, the local NBC station in Quincy, Illinois.
His first internship was at NBC News, working out of their Chicago bureau. He got his start in journalism working for NBC News at the 2012 Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida.
He attended Kennesaw Mountain high school. He graduated in 2015 from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. At Northwestern, he played on the varsity men’s basketball team.
Omar Jimenez Age
Omar Jimenez was born on November 27, 1993, in Worcester, Massachusetts. He grew up in Kennesaw, Georgia, United States.
Omar Jimenez Family
Omar Jimenez was born to Jayne Middlebrooks and Omar Jimenez. His grandmother played tennis and basketball at Spelman College. His grandfather played basketball at Morehouse College.
On Mother’s Day, May 10, 2020, Jimenez wrote to his mother in an Instagram post: “There can only be one MVP in all of our lives and chances are it’s a mom. Happy Mother’s Day to a mom that’s way cooler than I’ll ever be and cheers to all the MVPs out there making the world go round. The last pic sums it all up.”
Omar Jimenez Height
Omar Jimenez stands at a height of 6 feet 1 inch (185cm).
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