Last updated on September 9th, 2018 at 02:35 am

Ana Cabrera is an anchor for the television news in CNN and a dedicated journalist. Cabrera has won an Emmy award for her in-the-field reporting as a part of a team that covered the news.

The Early Life of Ana Cabrera

Ana spent her childhood in Denver, Colorado. She was born on May 13, 1982, and grew up in a Mexican American family with her parents, Ronald Cabrera and Judith Cabrera. She has four siblings with whom she was raised: Angelina Cabrera, Matthew Cabrera, Nathan Cabrera, and John Cabrera. Ana’s father works in an educational firm as the executive director while her mother is a counselor. She completed her bachelor’s degree in communication, foreign languages, and culture from the Edward R. Murrow College of communication at Washington State University.

The career of Ana Cabrera

Cabrera started her career by working in a virtual channel for NBC affiliated to KHQ – TV in Spokane as an intern from January 2005 to July 2009. She then worked for the KMHG-TV channel 7 news in Denver as an anchor. Ana and her news team had earned an Emmy award for covering the high park fire in 2012. The team was also awarded the associated press TV and radio association’s annual mark twain award.

In August 2013 Cabrera joined CNN as a Denver correspondent. She served as an investigative journalist with the CNN investigative team. This team revealed failures in reporting alleged sexual abuse at elderly living facilities.

Ana Cabrera extensively covered the DACA deal throughout 2017and 2018. She had conversations and interviews with people who had a direct impact like diplomats and lawmakers. Along with it, she also covered top breaking news, the report on a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, VA, hurricanes in Harvey and Maria, the southern springs, Texas church shooting and the London bridge terror attack, which was aired for a total of nine hours. She was one of the first reporters to interview U.S ambassador about the increased sanctions in North Korea.

The Net worth of Ana Cabrera

The American journalist’s net worth is not confirmed but it is reported to be about $3.6 million. As confirmed through her social media accounts like Facebook, it can be seen that she travels a lot and goes on adventures with her family and lives her life happily.

In the Personal life of Ana Cabrera

The private life of Cabrera is not known publicly but there are reports that say she once speculated with an unnamed boyfriend. It is reported that Ana Canberra is married and has two children. She married her long-term boyfriend Benjamin Nielsen after meeting him during an official trip to Washington. The couple married on the 11th of September 2005. They had a private ceremony with only a few friends and close family members to celebrate the occasion. The actual venue of the event is not known.

They have a son who is named as Jackson Nielsen who was born in December 2012. They welcomed their second child Maria Nielsen on January 5, 2016.

Interesting facts about Ana Cabrera

  • Ana had done an extensive investigation on pesticides and her report resulted in the recount of thousands of pot products.
  • Cabrera’s youngest brother, John had battled cancer at the age of 10. He survived cancer and is now alive and breathing.

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