Erica Hill who is an American journalist was born on 20th July 1976 in Clinton, Connecticut. She is currently working for the NBC News. Erica co-anchors the weekend edition of Today and she is also a national correspondent for all the platforms of NBC News. As a child, she was named as Erica Ruth Hill. Erica attended Boston University from where she got graduated in the year 1998 with a BA in journalism.

At the beginning of her journalism career, Erica started serving for PC Week Radio which was an online news program as a production assistant. During her tenure there, she also used to work as a conference coordinator for Software Publishers Association Europe. From the year 2000 till 2003, Hill worked at the Tech-TV. She used to work as a part of Tech-TV News program which was later named as Tech Live. While there, she worked as a reporter for one year and then she started as a co-anchor and correspondent from 2001 till 2003. During that time, Erica was noted for reporting live of 11th September, 2001 Terrorists attacks.

She then resigned from Tech-TV and moved to CNN’s Headline News channel in January of 2003. She began to work for different programs as a general news anchor. The following year, she joined the CNN Newsource as the national correspondent. From 2005 to 2006, she was a co-anchor of Prime News Tonight whereas from 2006 to 2008, she became an anchor of Prime Time with Erica Hill. After that, in 2008, she became a full-time correspondent and substitute anchor for AC360 for which she used to provide news updates since April of 2005. In addition to that, she has also co-anchored the CNN Tonight during its run on from November 2009 to January 2010.

It was announced on 13th January 2010 b CBS that Erica would be replacing Russ Mitchell on weekdat edition of The Early Show. She also anchored CBS Evening News on 29th June and 5th July 2010 in an absence of Katie Couris. From January 2011 to July of 2012, Erica was a co-anchor on the CBS This Morning and its predecessor The Early Show. Later on 1st November 2012, NBC News announced that Erica would be joining Weekend Today from 3rd November as a co-anchor an she would serve as NBC News national correspondent.

To talk about her personal life, Erica is a married woman. She got married with David Yount on 15th October of 2005. After a year of marriage, Hill gave birth to her first child, son on 25th November 2006 whom she named Weston Robert Yount. Later in the year 2010 on 23rd March, she again gave birth to her second child, again a son named Sawyer Steven Yount. Erica and David are having a blissful life and they are happy with each other. So there is very less chance that the couple would get divorced.

Apart from that, Erica stands tall at the height of five feet and six inches. She is fluent in speaking French. She loves meatloaf. She is of American nationality and white ethnicity. In the year 2006, Erica was named at #35 in the 100 Most Beautiful People issue by People’s magazine. Hill is very hard working and she respects as well as enjoys her job. Her way of presenting has impressed everyone in the station as well as among the fans. Her net worth and salary is not known to media but she may be earning good amount of money for her living. She is also active in social networking sites. To know more about her, we can also follow her on her twitter account. 


  • American
  • 1.67 m
  • 1976-07-20
  • Journalist
  • Yes
  • Weston Robert Yount, Sawyer Steven Yount
  • White
  • Brown - Dark
  • David Yount
  • Boston University
  • Christian
  • Clinton, Connecticut
  • NBC News
  • Cancer
  • Not Yet


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