• Stephanie Ramos is an anchor for ABC News
• She was born on 24 January 1982 and holds American nationality
• She was an assignment editor for WIS TV station in 2006 and then joined ABC News in 2015
• She is married with two sons and her hobbies include outdoors activities and watching sports
• Her net worth is estimated to be over close to $1 million
Known for movies
Who is Stephanie Ramos?
Stephanie was born in New York, USA on 24 January 1982, so under the zodiac sign of Aquarius and holding American nationality. She came into the spotlight after becoming an anchor for ABC News.
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— Stephanie Ramos (@sramosABC) July 5, 2017
Early life and education
There is not much known about Stephanie’s parents and her background story as she tends to keep her personal matters to herself – she only stated once how her mother was there to support her when she needed it the most, and has always believed in her. Stephanie spent her entire childhood in New York, and matriculated from one of the local high school there. During the time which she spent at her elementary school, she was dreaming about becoming a singer or a teacher, but as she grew older, her plans and interests slowly changed.
After finishing high school, she enrolled at the Fordham University and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in 2004 – she continued her education at Iona College and graduated in 2005 with a Master’s degree in Communication and Media Studies.
The first job which Stephanie ever worked was as a cashier at the Hollywood Video store. She began her career in journalism soon after she graduated from college – her first position was of an assignment editor for WIS TV station in 2006. She was part of their team for two years, and then went to Iraq with the Army, and on her return moved to Kansas City in 2012, and started working there as an anchor for KMBC TV and WIBW TV stations – Stephanie became somewhat popular after her coverage of the children immigrants who were caught trying to cross into the US from Mexico. After that, in 2015 she began working for American Broadcasting Company (ABC) News as their reporter and anchor, and is still part of their team.
Aside from her career of a journalist, Stephanie was also a member of the US Army Reserve, working as their public affairs officer – she became part of the United Military Force in 2002. She spent some time in Baghdad in Iraq and on her way back, she used her small handheld camcorder to make a short movie entitled “To Baghdad & Back” for which won an award. As Stephanie’s dream when she was a kid was to become a singer, she didn’t completely give up on it – during the time she spent in the Army, she sang at several events including at one of the Comets soccer team matches.
Even though Stephanie is not an actress, she appeared in the “100 Girls” comedy romance movie in 2000.
ABC News and awards
ABC News is owned by the Disney Media Network, which is subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company. Its main program is “ABC World News Tonight with David Muir” which airs every day, while its other programs include “Good Morning America” talk show, “Nightline”, “Primetime” and “20/20” newsmagazine series, and their political affairs program entitled “This Week with George Stephanopoulos”.
The station was founded over 70 years ago on 15 June 1945, and goes by the slogans “See the Whole Picture”, “Everyday More Americans”, and “Choose ABC News, America’s #1 News Source” – its studios are located on Times Square in New York City.
Stephanie has won several awards during her career in journalism while she also has several awards for serving in the Army – she received an Iraq Campaign Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Global War Terrorism Medal and The Military Outstanding Volunteer Service.
The most memorable story she has covered
When asked about the story which had the most impact on her, Stephanie stated that it was during the summer of 2012 when she was reporting for the evening show – she was interviewing a mother who lost her daughter and two baby granddaughters after her daughter’s boyfriend murdered them and then took his own life. ‘It was one of the most tragic stories I’ve ever come across. The girls were beautiful. I still think about them today. That mother was brave to speak to me, yet angry.’ Even though it was not easy for either of them, Stephanie had to share her story, and the woman wanted to be heard.
Personal life and marriage
Stephanie has been married to Emio Tomeoni since they exchanged their vows in 2010 – judging by their Instagram accounts, the couple seems to be quite happy and it appears as they haven’t had any problems during these nine years of their marriage. Stephanie has given birth to a boy born in 2011 named Xavier, while their second son Gio born on 12 March 2015.
How Stephanie spends her free time
Her sons are still very young and she spends most of her time with them, and loves sitting with her older son while watching his favorite TV show. She is said to be quite a humorous person and enjoys sharing jokes with her husband – she also loves being outdoors and often takes her boys to a park.
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Likes and other interests
Stephanie loves to listen to music as well as to sing – the first concert she attended was with her mother when Janet Jackson sang at Madison Square Garden. Her favorite meals are avocado eggrolls from the Cheesecake Factory, cheesecake, IHOP pancakes, cheesy alfredo pasta, and broccoli. Her favorite TV show is “Revenge” and her favorite movies include “Black Hawk Down”, “Sex & the City 1”, “Elf 13 Going on 30”, and “The Notebook”. She prefers fall to other seasons, and likes spending her vacations in Florida, California, and the Dominican Republic – she is also a big animal lover – a goldfish named Buddy! Stephanie also enjoys watching sports and her favorite team is the Yankees – she’s had a Yankee baseball cap for over 15 years.
When asked about who she would like to interview, Stephanie stated that it would likely be one of the ex Bachelorettes Barbara Walters, but how that might not work out because she would get annoyed during the interview. She would also like to interview the President of the United States, and Alicia Keys, the popular singer – she wants to see if she would recognize her as the two went to high school together.
Appearance and net worth
Stephanie’s current age is36; she has long black hair and brown eyes, but her height and weight aren’t known.
According to authoritative sources, Stephanie’s current net worth is estimated to be over close to $1 million, while she’s said to be making a minimum of $80,000 per year.
Social media presence
Stephanie is quite active on two of the most popular social media platforms – she launched her Twitter account in July 2008 and has so far gathered over 5,500 followers and tweeted nearly 11,000 times. Her Instagram account is followed by over 2,000 people, while she’s uploaded more than 500 pictures.
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Source: IMDb, Wikipedia