Paula Faris Bio, Age, Family, Husband, Net Worth and ABC News Career

Paula Faris Biography

Paula Faris is a former ABC News journalist and television correspondent is an American journalist and television correspondent. She is best known for co-hosting The View from 2015 to 2018 and serving as co-anchor of Good Morning America Weekend from 2014 to 2018. Faris previously co-hosted World News Now and America This Morning.


How old is Paula Faris? – Age

She is 45 years old as of 26 October 2020. She was born in 1975 in Jackson, Michigan, United States.

Paula Faris Family – Education

Faris is half-Lebanese, as her paternal grandparents were born in the country. Faris was a student at Jackson Christian School in Jackson, Mississippi. She earned a bachelor’s degree in broadcasting from Cedarville University in 1997, with a focus on television production.

Paula Faris Wife

Faris met her husband, John Krueger, at Cedarville University, where they both attended. They married in 2000 and have three children; Caroline Grace was born in 2007, JJ was born in 2009, and Landon was born in January 2014.

What is Paula Faris Net Worth?

He has an estimated net worth of $3 million.

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Paula Faris Career

Faris worked in a variety of communications-related professions after graduation, including an operations position at Mills/James Productions in Columbus, Ohio. Due to a lack of television opportunities, she worked in radio sales. She finally got work at WKEF/WRGT as a production assistant for a year, then as a reporter and anchor on occasion. She worked for WCPO-TV in Cincinnati from 2002 to 2005 as a weekend and weekday sports anchor. From November 2005 to December 2011, she worked as a sports reporter and anchor for NBC affiliate WMAQ-TV in Chicago after her contract expired.

Faris was hired by ABC News, the news section of the network, in December 2011.On January 2, 2012, she made her network debut on World News Now and America This Morning. During this period, she appeared on Good Morning America as a correspondent and as a fill-in. Faris was eventually upgraded to a correspondent for all ABC News programs stationed in New York. Her final World News Now and America This Morning episode aired on January 22, 2013.

Following the departure of Bianna Golodryga, who went to Yahoo! News, Faris made her debut as co-anchor of Good Morning America Weekend on August 9, 2014. Faris was named as a co-host for Season 19 of The View on August 25, 2015. On August 3, 2016, it was reported that Faris’ contract had been renewed for a twenty-first season. Her contract as a co-host for Season 21 was also renewed. During the 20th and 21st seasons of the show, Faris primarily appeared on Friday episodes.
On July 18, 2018, ABC announced that Faris would be leaving both Good Morning America Weekend and The View in order to take on a new role at ABC News and to launch a podcast about faith produced by the network. On July 20, she made her final appearance as co-host of The View, and on September 29, she broadcast her final program as co-anchor of Good Morning America Weekend.