Leland Vittert Bio | Wiki
Leland Vittert is an American journalist currently working as the anchor and national correspondent for NewsNation since May 2021. Before, Leland served as an anchor/correspondent at Fox News from 2010 to 2021. He served as a substitute host on Fox & Friends, America’s Newsroom, and Happening Now.
Previously, he anchored the weekend news at KDVR-TV based in Denver, Colorado as well as a reporter at WFTV-TV based in Orlando, Florida. Leland also worked at KATV-TV in Little Rock, Arkansas, KNWA-TV based in Fayetteville, Arkansas, and WMTV-TV located in Madison, Wisconsin. Being a young reporter, Leland received an Emmy Award nomination due to clearing a police officer who was wrongly accused of rape.
Leland Vittert Age
Leland was born on August 31, 1982, in Illinois, in the United States. He is 41 years old.
Leland Vittert Height
He is a man of above-average stature. Leland stands at a height of 5 ft 9 in (Approx 1.75 m).
Leland Vittert Parents
He was born and raised by her parents Mark Vittert and Carol Vittert. Leland’s parents had fallen in love in Leland, Michigan thus naming their son after the town. He has a sibling sister called Liberty Vittert a celebrity chef and a professor of data science at Havard Campus. Liberty hosts Liberty’s great America Cookbook, a cooking show on United Kingdom Television. In addition, his sister works as a data science contributor o the BBC since 2015. She is also a member of the USA UNHCR organization.
Leland Vittert Wife
He is not either married or has a girlfriend. Leland is rumored to be dating Sara Scott. Currently, Leland has not mentioned any details concerning her relationship status to the public.
Leland Vittert High School
He attended John Burroughs High School School. Later on, Leland received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern Campus. Leland also completed The General Course, at the London School of Economics a one-year study abroad program.
Leland Vittert NewsNation
He works as the anchor and national correspondent for NewsNation since May 2021. Before, Leland served as an anchor/correspondent at Fox News from 2010 to 2021. He served as a substitute host on Fox & Friends, America’s Newsroom, and Happening Now.
Some of Leland’s Colleagues at NewsNation Include:
Felicia Bolton – Anchor & National Correspondent
Ashley Ketz – National Correspondent
Nancy Loo – West Coast Bureau Correspondent
Paul Gerke – NY Correspondent
Gerard Jebaily – Meteorologist
Mitch Carr – Anchor
Leland Vittert Fox News
His coverage of the Freddie Gray riots in Baltimore was praised by Mediaite and The Daily Caller. As to Mediaite, Leland “made his mark…by standing among protesters, facing a silent line of riot police, while interviewing residents and demonstrators affected by the story in different ways. Leland provided news about the Baltimore mayor’s alleged stand-down orders for police, and had tense question-and-answer exchanges with lawmakers and public figures throughout the city.”
Coming to the Middle East in 2010, Leland started following the Arab Spring. Leland was one of the few reporters living on the ground in Cairo’s Tahrir Square on the night that Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak left power in 2011. He subsequently traveled to Libya in the first days of the country’s revolution, and reported on Muammar Gadaffi’s counterattack and then from the besieged city of Misurata.
He did Operation Pillar of Cloud, the 2012 war between Israel and Hamas. Leland has also interviewed Muhammad al-Zawahiri, a brother to Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri. Previously, moving to Washington, D.C. in 2014, Leland spent a month in Eastern Ukraine as Russian-backed militias took over parts of the nation.
Leland Vittert Interview
When he was covering the George Floyd protests outside the White House in Washington, D.C., Leland and his crew were attacked by protesters and later chased away from the area. During an interview on Cavuto Live the following day, Leland stated that he and his crew were assaulted after a protester knew they were employed by Fox News.
Leland Vittert Eye Surgery
He was attacked by protesters and later chased away thus he has not mentioned any details concerning his health. Once this section is available we shall update it as soon as possible.
Leland Vittert Political Affiliation
He played a clip of Democrat Rep. Steve “Rubber Chicken” Cohen whom he misidentified as a senator talking about trying to get Republicans who want “fairness in the process” to vote against Trump. Fact, by “fairness” he meant continuing the biased anti-Trump process that was used in the House.
Leland Vittert Salary
He earns a satisfying amount from his work as the anchor and national correspondent for NewsNation since May 2021. Leland’s average salary is $91,111 per year.
Leland Vittert Net Worth
He gets his wealth from his work as the anchor and national correspondent for NewsNation since May 2021. Therefore, Leland has accumulated a decent fortune over the years he has served. Leland’s estimated net worth is $891,713.
How Old Is Leland Vittert
Leland is a 41-year-old who was born on August 31, 1982, in Illinois in the United States.
Who Is Leland Vittert
Leland is an American journalist currently working as the anchor and national correspondent for NewsNation since May 2021. Before, Leland served as an anchor/correspondent at Fox News from 2010 to 2021. He served as a substitute host on Fox & Friends, America’s Newsroom, and Happening Now.
How Tall Is Leland Vittert
He is a man of above-average stature who stands at a height of 5 ft 8 in (Approx 1.75 m).
Leland VittertSocial Media Account
Twitter – @LelandVittert