Polo Sandoval Bio, Age, Family, Wife, Education, CNN, KRGV-TV, Salary, Net Worth

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Polo Sandoval Biography

Polo Sandoval is an American journalist working for CNN as a United States correspondent based in New York. He joined the news network from CNN Newsource where he was a national correspondent. Before that, he was a news reporter/anchor at KRGV-TV.

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Polo Sandoval Age

Sandoval was born on May 10, 1971. He is 51 years old. Polo Celebrates his birthday on May 10 annually.

Polo Sandoval Height

He stands at 5 feet 8 inches tall.

Polo Sandoval Family

Sandoval has never mentioned any detailed information about her parents, so their names, ages and professions are unknown.

Polo Sandoval Nationality | Mexican

Sandoval was born and brought up in the South Texas city of McAllen and he is an American citizen. His family relocated to northern Mexico in the mid-1980s where he spent most of his childhood.

Polo Sandoval Wife | Gay

CNN correspondent, Sandoval is married to Daniela. Sandoval has been speculated to be gay because of his lack of his dating history and how he has managed to keep his life private.

Polo Sandoval Education

In 2005, Sandoval attended Texas State University in San Marcos, where he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication with a concentration in Electronic Media in the year 2007. From 2003 to 2005, he also attended The University of Texas-Pan American. Later in 2018, Sandoval was awarded Texas State University’s Young Alumni Rising Star.

Polo Sandoval CNN

Polo Sandoval is a journalist employed at CNN as a U.S. correspondent mainly in New York. He joined CNN from CNN Newsource where he was a national correspondent. Before his time at CNN, he was a news reporter/anchor at KRGV-TV.

Sandoval reports a broad range of breaking news stories across the nation for the network as well as its sister networks CNN Español, HLN and CNNI. While at CNN Newsource in Washington, D.C., his duties included daily custom coverage of national as well as international headlines for CNN’s eight hundred English- and Spanish-speaking affiliates.

He also worked on a daily basis with the CNN’s U.S. on high-profile stories like the 2016 getaway of drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, the riots in Baltimore (2015), the prison break in Dannemora, NY (2015), the tribute to the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing (2013), and on-location coverage of the outbreak of fatal tornadoes across the deep south. He also covered hurricanes that struck Houston (2017), Puerto Rico, and the British Virgin Islands, he headed back to Rio Grande Valley (his native town) to report the controversial immigration child separation (2018) and headed back to south Texas to deliver valuable on-the-ground context and reporting about the border wall as the longest-running shutdown went on in Washington, D.C. (2019).

Polo Sandoval KRGV-TV

Previously, Sandoval was based in South Texas, working for KRGV-TV, a local ABC affiliate. Oftentimes, he worked the anchor desk, Sandoval’s passion for storytelling evolved as bureau chief along the Texas-Mexico border. His duties included the resulting violence on both sides of the border, drug cartels, homeland security, and immigration. As a result, his assignments took him across the country for coverage of political conventions and frequently into Mexico, the country he grew up in.

Sandoval’s work has been identified by both Texas Associate Press Broadcasters and the Lone Star Emmy chapter. He is part of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists and appreciates mentoring young, up-and-coming journalists.

Who is Polo Sandoval?

Polo Sandoval is an American journalist working for The Cable News Network (CNN), as a New York-based correspondent. Prior to joining CNN, Sandoval was a news reporter and anchor for KRGV-TV (from Jun. 2007 – Feb. 2014).

Polo Sandoval Salary

Sandoval earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $110,500.

Polo Sandoval’s Net Worth

Sandoval has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million.

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