Ernestine Sclafani is the president of Shandwick Public Relations, but she is more famous as the wife of controversial American sports columnist, Skip Bayless.
Ernestine Sclafani short bio: Age, education and career
Ernestine Sclafani was born in 1962 in Long Island, New York, USA. Her age is either 54 or 55 as the exact date of her birthday is not revealed yet. She earned her graduation degree from Suffolk County Community College.
She has worked in PR for the Ball of Switzerland. As of now, she works for Shandwick Public Relations in New York. Sclafani must have accumulated an impressive amount of net worth. However, the exact amount of her net worth is still under the wraps.
Ernestine Sclafani met her husband Skip Bayless at his studios
Ernestine Sclafani met her now husband Skip Bayless while taking Entourage actor Kevin Dillon to Skip’s studio. At that time, Skip was already a full-time cast of the ESPN’s First Take. Prior to that, he was a writer and TV commentator.
Ernestine and Skip exchanged their business cards at their first meeting and promised for a dinner date. During the dinner, Skip candidly told Ernestine, “You will never be more important than my job.”
The pair does not get to spend their whole week together. Due to their working schedules, Ernestine stays in Manhattan and Skip in Connecticut, but the distance seems to have made their relationship even stronger. They spend their weekend together after staying in different states for working days.
The endearing couple is yet to have children but the two shares a great chemistry. Ernestine said that Skip has “got a heart of gold.” She said, “He’s funny, shy, respectful, caring. He’s just a good guy.”
On the other side, Skip mentioned Ernestine as ” the strongest-willed” who can elbow her way into his life better than the others.
Ernestine Sclafani is not the first wife of Skip Bayless
Skip and Ernestine have been together for several years now. But Skip didn’t get his love of life that easily.
As he mentioned, he has been in four long-term relationships, back in the past. Also, he was married to his high school sweetheart. Bayless has decided not to disclose the reasons behind his separation with his ex-partners.