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Linda Vester Biography

Linda Vester
  • Age: 52 years old
  • Birth Nation: United States of America
  • Birth Sign: Gemini
  • Name: Linda Vester
  • Father: Dr. John Vester
  • Mother: Dorothy Vester
  • Nationality: American
  • Birth Place/City: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
  • Ethnicity: white
  • Working For: Fox News Channel
  • Education: Boston University
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Synopsis

Linda Vester is an American television news journalist. She was the former host of Dayside with Linda Vester on the Fox News Channel.

Early life and education

Linda Vester was born on 11 June 1965, in Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S, to her parents Dorothy Vester and the late Dr. John Vester. In 1985, Vester attended the Sorbonne in France for a semester, was a Fulbright Scholar of Middle East affairs in Egypt for twelve months.

Linda is a graduate of Boston University. She's a graduate with bachelor's degree in journalism in the year 1987.

Career

Previously, Vester worked at NBC News as an anchor/correspondent, MSNBC as a host of Today in America. She also worked for WFLA TV in Tampa, Florida.

While she was at NBC, Vester hosted NBC News at NBC News at Sunrise from 1996-1998. She also worked on Weekend Today, as a correspondent, from 1992-1996.

Vester also covered Operation Desert Storm, TWA Flight 800, the Centennial Olympic Park bombing, also the Rwandan Genocide. In 1999, Linda Vester joined the Fox News Channel.

In July 2005, Vester left Dayside on gestation leave, in July 2006 it was reported that she would not be returning to the Fox Channel.

Mike Jerrick and Juliet Huddy hosted Dayside until it was replaced with The Live Desk with Martha MacCallum in 2006.

Personal life

Linda Vester is married. She is married to Glenn Greenberg who is a hedge fund director, also a son of the baseball player Hank Greenberg.

The couple got married on 5 May 2001, as their first meeting was a blind date, though it was not soo blind at all.

Mr. Frigbourg suggested both of them saying that they should meet. Since their marriage, the couple is spending their time happily with their four children ranging from age 3 to 11.

Currently, She is spending her with her children, as it has been almost a decade since Linda anchored a newscast.

The former anchor of Fox News Channel lives in Manhattan along with her family, she said, it was after she became pregnant for the second time, Vester decided that she will be taking care of her children instead of her job.

As her husband, Glenn has already been married before, and he also has a child from his previous wife named Duncan Greenberg who lives with them currently.

Moreover, she is also a daughter-in-law of Hank Greenberg and Stephen Greenberg, stepdaughter-in-law of Linda Douglas and Joseph Lebworth

Net worth

Linda Vester is a former anchor of Fox News Channel as she has earned a pretty good amount of money throughout her successful career, also her husband who is a hedge fund director.

We can assume that she has a huge amount of net worth as the family is living a luxurious life in Manhattan.

  • Last modified : 19 June, 2017
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