Emma Vigeland Biography
Emma Vigeland is an American journalist, political correspondent, and news producer. She is the primary host of TYT Politics, as well as the channel’s producer. You can find her reporting on political corruption and (what kind of hypocrisy) hypocrisy, as well as interviewing candidates and covering grassroots progressive movements across the country.
Emma Vigeland Age
Emma was born on April 18, 1994, in Glen Ridge, New Jersey, United States. She is 25 years old as of 2019. To pursue her career, she moved to New York and currently lives there.
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Emma Vigeland Family
Vigeland grew up alongside her sister who is three years younger than her. We don’t have record regarding to her parents.
Emma Vigeland Husband | Emma Vigeland Children
Emma Vigeland is not married and she has no kids. From now on, Vigeland is not in a connection with any man. Vigeland promotes New York Giants and New York Rangers she is an emphatic supporter of. Emma likes to read about celebrity gossip and watch awards show during her free moment from her network.
Vigeland is not only a fan of American football, but also a fan of ice hockey and promotes the sport. Apart from that, Emma mostly likes to keep her personal life a private affair.
Emma Vigeland Education
From 2006 to 2012, Emma went to Kent Place School in New Jersey.
Vigeland continued her education with Lafayette College where she graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Government & Law and graduated with a Dean List. Vigeland wrote her thesis on Campaign Finance Reform, which she believes is one of the issues to be solved in the political climate. In her college, Emma became a member of Pi Sigma Alpha.
Emma Vigeland Career
While Emma Vigeland was still attending high school, between June and August 2011 she worked as a Constituent Services Intern at Senator Kirsten E. Gillibrand’s office. She was later hired as an office assistant at Mierop Design in Montclair, New Jersey from June to August 2012 after enrolling at Lafayette College. She worked as a sales partner at the Super Scoop Restaurant in Glen Ridge between June and August 2013. From June to August 2014, she was a legal intern at Morvillo LLP in New York City. During the next semester, she was employed at the Hunter College as an intern for the office of legal affairs.
Vigeland first created an interest in the TYT Network when she watched the refreshingly simple coverage of the 2016 U.S. presidential election by its founder Cenk Uygur. By comparison, the mainstream media continued to concentrate on the same problems that were “regurgitated over and over in Washington.” She entered TYT as a political intern in June 2016. She was provided a permanent role in the organization as a political correspondent and news producer in August 2016.
Vigeland has often defined herself as a “political junkie” and has already created herself a name for reporting on political corruption, covering grassroots progressive movements across the nation and exposing conservative hypocrisy. She interviewed Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in April 2018 and spoke to her about her ongoing campaign to be the U.S. Representative for the 14th Congressional District of New York.
Emma Vigeland Net Worth And Salary
Emma Vigeland’s net worth is allegedly around $500,000 as of 2019. She also gets a decent amount of cash from her job. The TYT Network has over 27,000 subscribers who pay $5 to $10 a month. This enables subscribers to watch exclusive channel content.
In addition, Emma also contributes to volunteer programs such as Reading is Fundamental, a non-profit organization that fights for the cause of children’s literacy.