Quick facts
Birth date 15 Nov, 1957
Age 62 yrs
Occupations Journalist
Citizenship United States of America
Birth place Spokane
Education California State University, Northridge
Gender Female
Description Financial journalist

Born in the state of Washington, Sue Herera happens to be a tv personality from the United States of America who has achieved an enormous fame for having worked as an anchor and a reporter in the field of financial journalism who happens to provide regular updates of news through the medium of CNBC news channel.

Personal Life

Born in the year of 1957 on the 15th of November, Sue was born at Spokane in the state of Washington in the United States of America. She is an American national and is of the North American ethnicity.

Though born in Spokane in Washington, Sue grew up at Brentwood in the state of California where Sue’s father worked as a salesman for a shoe company and Sue’s mother was a homemaker.

Sue earned her degree in Journalism from the State University of California in Northbridge, California alongside Bill Griffeth who became her co-anchor and colleague in the year of 1980. There were rumors floating around that Sue had Kissed Will Ferrell on live television though there exists no proof of that.


Sue began her career in the field of journalism as an intern at the junior most level at the KNXT TV which has now been renamed as the KCBS tv located at Los Angeles. In the year of 1981, Sue began anchoring in a television network focused in business called the Financial News Network. She was employed there for an impressive period of 7 years which established her stronghold as a business journalist.

Jack Welch, CEO of General Electric was immensely impressed by her journalism skills and was asked to join in to work with NBC as a lead anchor and became one of the founding members of the financial tv network named the CNBC. Since having founded CNBC, Sue’s career has rocketed which has earned her an enormous amount of fame in the industry. Sue is now addressed as one of the topmost reporters.

Apart from being a celebrated and world-renowned journalist, Sue is an established writer and has very successfully published various articles which include ‘Women of the Street: Making it on Wall Street’ being the most popular article. As of now, Sue happens to host her very own Nightly Show known as the Nightly Business Report for which, she has been the host for since the year of 2015 and has earned her the nickname as the First Lady from the Wall Street.

Last Modified: Feb 7, 2020

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