Norah O’Donell wiki, Age, Biography, Family, Career, Net worth.

Name: Norah Morahan O’Donell

Date of birth: 23 January, 1974

Place of birth: Washington D.C ,USA

Age: 46

Nationality: American

Profession: Journalist, News reporter

Spouse: Geoff Tracy

Children: 3, Grace,Henry,Riley.

Who is Norah O’Donnell? Norah O’Donnell Bio

Norah ‘O’Donell is the popular host of America’s weekly show, “The CBS evening show “. She is also a wife, a mother, television reporter and journalist.

Norah O’Donnell Education

Norah attended Douglas MacArthur high school and is an Alma mater of Georgetown University. She studied philosophy and earned a bachelor’s degree in arts. Additionally, She also has her Master’s degree in Liberal Studies.

Family, parents and siblings

Norah’s parents are of Irish descent. Her father is Francis O’Donell ,a medical Doctor and an officer of the US Army. Since the breakout of the COVID 19 pandemic, he has been a contributor to her evening show as a infectious disease specialist. Likewise, her mother and sister are also medical practitioners.

Norah O’Donnell marriage, Husband,Children

Norah has been happily married for 19 years. She is married to Geoff Tracy, a chef and owner of a chain of restaurants. Furthermore, they met while she was studying at Georgetown University and officially tying the knot in 2001. Consequently, she is a proud mother of three children with Geoff, the first two are twins, named Henry and Grace. She had her last child, Riley in 2008 with whom she also co-authors a book on cooking.

Net worth and salary

Norah’s career as a frontline journalist with CBS has been very successful. Her net worth is estimated to be about 18 million US dollars. She’s one of CBS’s highest paid reporter.

Norah’s Career in view

Norah’s career dates back to when she was a little child in Seoul, korea offering English lessons for the Korean Educational Development Institute. Norah served twelve years working with NBC. She was the anchor on weekend today, MSNBC live, covering reports for various NBC programs including, The today show, Dateline NBC, NBC nightly news.

Subsequently, She moved to CBS and continued her career. She’s the lead anchor for many of CBS top shows including CBS evening news and also a co-hosts CBS this morning. She is also a contributing correspondent on CBS sixty minutes show and face the nation.

CBS ratings increased consistently for five years with Norah as a co-host and anchor on many of their top shows. She is currently the managing editor of the CBS evening news show with over 7 million viewers every episode.

Furthermore, She frequently interviews and host big names from all industries. Recently she had the vice president of the United States, Joe Biden on her show and facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg.

Additionally, She attended the memorial for George Floyd in order to cover the story.


O’Donell’s career has been rewarding, earning her fame and recognition as well. Some of her awards include

  • Sigma Delta Chi Award for a news story on Washington DC
  • Emmy awards for outstandingly covering a breaking news
  • Top 100 most powerful women in Washington by the Washingtonian Magazine.


Norah loves to read books and sometimes gives book reviews on her instagram. She also enjoys working out and reading the New York Times, The Washington Post and The Wall Street Journal newspapers daily.

Social media

Norah is active on instagram and twitter. She’s on instagram as @norahodonell with a following of 111,000 people, she follows just 1,797.  At the same time, She’s also on twitter as her real name @norah O’Donell with a thousand plus followers.

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