Sandra Smith, along with years of experience in the field and association with various established networks, has established herself as one of the popular journalists.
The known on-air personality currently serves as co-anchor on America’s Newsroom, the network’s popular three-hour morning show.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Sandra Smith has an estimated net worth of $6 million as of 2020. The journalist is paid $3 million per annum.
The Louisiana State University graduate Smith first initiated her career as a research associate at Aegis Capital Group. She later landed the job as a trader at Hermitage Capital Corporation in New York City.
Subsequently, Smith became the Director of Institutional Sales and Trading at Terra Nova Institutional in Chicago, handling investment management and hedge fund accounts. Her conscientiousness with the aforementioned corporations played a vital role in fuelling her ambition to became an on-air personality.
Sandra started off her TV career as a reporter at Bloomberg TV. There, she covered U.S. equities and derivatives markets. Her fresh insight and matter-of-fact reporting style promptly take a drastic turn, securing her spot at the FOX Business Network as a reporter in October 2007.
The media personality also featured as a guest on many FBN shows like Don Imus' show, Imus in the Morning, Fox Business Happy Hour, and Red Eye w/ Greg Gutfeld, the Fox News Channel late-night satire program.
In April 2014, Smith was designated as a co-host of Outnumbered on the Fox News Channel, which talks about the current news and cultural topics. Along with Ed Henry, the chief national correspondent for Fox News Channel, Sandra later bombed up to a co-anchor on America’s Newsroom, the network’s popular three-hour morning show.
Sandra Smith was born on September 22, 1980, in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Her father was a floor trader at Chicago's Mercantile Exchange. She has five siblings, four sisters and one brother.
Smith graduated from Wheaton Warrenville South High School in 1998. She proceeded to Illinois State University, before transferring to Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge and majored in business and minored in speech.
Sandra also ran the 1,500 meters, mile, 3,000 meters, and steeplechase at various LSU track-and-field events. The 39-year-old former athlete still keeps her skills alive with her regular running practice in Central Park in New York City.
Sandra Smith married John Connolly on 2nd May 2010. Her husband, Connolly, is a business commentator.
The couple is also blessed with two children, a daughter, Cora Bella Connelly, born in June 2013, and a son, John Connelley Jr., born in 2015.
Smith currently resides in New York City with her husband and two kids.