Hannah Storm affair
Hannah Storm who is an American TV sports journalist, was born on 13th June 1962. She is currently, serving as the co-anchor of the Sports Center Sunday Morning with Bob Ley as well as Monday-Thursday Morning with Kevin Megandhi of the ESPN. As a child, she was named as Hannah Lynn Storen. She is the native of Oak Park, Illinois, United States. Her father is Mike Storen who was a commissioner of American Basketball Association, General Manager of league’s Indiana Pacers, Kentucky Colonels and the Memphis Sounds Franchises as well as the President of Atlanta Hawks in NBA whereas her mother Hannah G. Storen is successful real estate agent in the Houston, Texas.
Hannah attended Westminster Schools of Atlanta and got graduated from there in the year 1979. She then went on to join University of the Notre Dame and in 1983, she graduated from there with a degree in political science and the communications. At the beginning of her career, Hannah started as a DJ in the Corpus Christi, Texas. At that time, she was still in her college. In addition to that, she has also worked for the WNDU-TV. After the completion of her graduation, she worked for KNCN-Fm as a disc jockey. After working there for six months, Storm got a job as drive time sportscaster at Houston Rock Station KSRR 97 Rock.
In 1988, Hanna began to work as the weekend sports anchor on the WCNC TV 36. She remained there for a year. She was then hired by the CNN as a sportscaster. Hannah became First Female Host of networks CNN Sports Tonight Show from the year 1989 till 1992. After leaving CNN, she moved to NBC where she hosted for Olympic Games and NBA and WNBA Basketball, figure skating, Major League Baseball and National Football League. In October of 2002, she was again hired by CBS News. There, she became one of the hosts of the Early Show. She has covered various major news events such as Hurricane Katrina, 2004 US Presidential Election, 2004 Democratic National Convention, Iraq War, Super Bowls XLI as well as XXXVIII, 2005, London Terrorist Bombings, and 2008 Presidential Elections.
Additionally, she has also interviewed the major newsmakers including the President George W. Bush, the First Lady Laura Bush, and secretary of state Condoleezza Rice and the Senators John McCain Barack Obama, and Hillary Clinton. Besides, she has also interviewed the sports as well as pop culture icons such as Peyton Manning, Jamie Foxx, Jennifer Aniston, Elton John, Tiger Woods, Halle Berry and Paul McCartney. It was announced by CBS on November of 2007 that Storm was going to leave The Early Show and her last day on the show would be on 7th December 2007.
Storm joined the ESPN on 10th May 2008. She anchors the Sports Center from 9am until the noon on weekdays except on Friday. She also anchors the Sunday Mornings during NFL season with Bob Ley. Her duties are delivering the highlights and questioning analysts about the sports topics. The next year, in the month of August, she added the tennis host to her duties by co hosting 2009 U.S. Open along with Mike Tirico and Chris Fowler. Hannah also co hosted 2010 U.S. Open as well as 2011 Wimbledon.
To talk about her personal life, Hannah Storm is a married woman. She got married to her husband Dan Hicks who is also a sportscaster. The couple got married to each other on 8th January 1994. Hannah and Dan have three daughters together who are named as Riley, Ellery, and Hannah. She is now at the age of 52 and stands at the height of five feet and nine inches.
Apart from that, Hannah is has also written two books named “Go Girl” which is a parenting guide for raising the daughters to participate in the sports and “Notre Dame Inspiration ” that funds a journalism scholarship in the name of Hannah t her alma mater. In addition to that, she has also created a foundation named Hannah Storm Foundation. It raises the awareness as well as provides the treatment for children who are suffering from the debilitating and the disfiguring vascular birthmarks. Hannah is active in social networking sited and to know more about her, we can also follow her on her twitter account.