Jenny Taft Biography
Jenny Taft is an eminent American sports television personality currently serving as the moderator on Fox Sports 1’s Skip and Shannon: Undisputed. Also, Jenny works on Fox Sports 1 (FS1) broadcasts as a lead college football sideline reporter.
Her broadcasting career regional affiliate was launched at Fox Sports North (FSN). Additionally, Taft is a pit reporter on the Discovery channel for BattleBots.
Jenny Taft Age
Jenny Taft was born in Edina, Minnesota, United States of America, on September 5, 1987. She is 34 years old.
Jenny Taft Height
Taft stands at an average height of 5 ft 8 inches ( Approx 1.73 m).
Jenny Taft Family
Jenny was born to her father John Philip Taft and her mother in Edina, Minnesota, United States of America. Her father was a former professional ice hockey defenseman and a member of the United States men’s national ice hockey team at the 1976 Winter Olympics. Her younger brother called Charlie played hockey at Colorado College in Colorado Springs, Colo.
Jenny Taft Husband
Jenny is a married woman who shares her life with her lovely husband named Matt Gilroy who is an ice hockey defenseman.
In 2015, Jenny and Matt tied their wedding knot. Matt was born in North Bellmore, New York, on July 20, 1984. Currently, Jenny and Matt live in Los Angeles, California.
Jenny Taft Salary
Jenny receives an annual salary of $68,836 per year. This is according to Fox Sports 1 anchors’ and reporters’ salaries.
Jenny Taft Net Worth
Taft has an approximate net worth of $1 million – $5 million.
Jenny Taft Career
In August 2013, She was promoted to join FS1’s news and highlights update team. As her debut assignment, Jenny served for a 2013 Supercross event at FS1 as a track reporter. At the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup, Taft served for the U.S. women’s national soccer team as a reporter.
In 2014, Taft launched her career by serving as a college football reporter when she became part of FS1’s game coverage. In 2017, She was promoted to lead college football sideline reporter, she served alongside play-by-play commentators Joel Klatt and Gus Johnson.
Her role at FS1 expanded considerably. Jenny has covered the MLB, Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, and the NFL.
In 2018, She became a fill-in moderator and host on different FS1 programs. That summer, an announcement was made that Taft would be taking over from Joy Taylor as the moderator of Skip and Shannon: Undisputed, the show was hosted by Skip Bayless and Shannon Sharpe.