Lisa Salters is a journalist and former basketball player. She is recognized as the sports anchor of ESPN and ESPN on ABC. Salters has accumulated net worth of $2 million by working at ESPN.
Lisa Salters Wiki: Bio
Lisa Salter was born on March 6, 1966 in King of Prussia, Upper Merion Township, Pennysylvania, United States. She is 51 now and her height is 1.57m. Her birth name is Alisia Salter. She received her high school education from Upper Merion Area High School.
In 1998, she graduated from Penn State University and has a bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism. She also played basketball and has a distinction for being the shortest player with the height of 5’2”.
She formerly contributed as Los Angeles based broadcaster for ABC News before joining ESPN. In 1988, she covered the O.J Simpson murder case.
Lisa Salters then joined ESPN and has been working there as a general assignment reporter since March 2000. She has worked as ESPN’s sportscaster at 2002 FIFA World Cup in South Korea, 2004 Olympic Games in Greece and 2006 Winter Olympics Games in Italy.
She has been featured on ESPN’s newsmagazine show. She even covered sports news in U.S Central Command in Qatar and went back in the war zone and broadcasted live from U.S Army base in Kuwait in 2004.
She also served for ABC in the place of Michelle Tafoya as she was on a maternity leave to cover the 2006 NBA Finals on television.
She then reported the 2007 NBA Finals on radio. She also covered the Big 12 Championship Game in Texas on December 1, 2007.She currently works for Monday Night Football alongside Mike Tirico and Jon Gruden and Lead sideline reporter of NBA ESPN’s coverage on ABC.
She was also nominated for the Sports Emmy Awards in 2008. She is also featured on “Out Side The Lines” which is an award winning series.
Does Lisa Salters have a husband?
Lisa Salters is not married and has never been linked with anyone. However, she has adopted a son named Samuel.