Originally posted on May 1, 2020 @ 9:34 am
Emily Compagno is an attorney, sports analyst, and television host. She has vast experience in law, which includes working with the federal government for a time. Her legal appearance even took Emily to foreign cities like Cape Town, Rio de Janeiro, and South Africa.
She uses her knowledge of the law to significant effect; this was evident when she covered Hillary Clinton’s leaked classified emails and a plethora of federal court proceedings. Somehow, she even found time to be a cheerleader with the NFL! Take a look at Emily’s married life and meet her husband, Peter Riley.
Who is Emily Compagno?
Emily Compagno is a retired criminal defense lawyer and news correspondent for Fox News. Her background in law gives her a unique outlook, which comes in handy when she is covering news. Presently, Emily works as an on-air sports and business analyst for not only local stations, but also national television networks. Over the years, she has been at the forefront of several high profile stories.
These include the hacking of Sony by North Korean hackers, the Aurora shooting, PED suspensions, Federal spending bill, and even the New York prison break. In addition to her work as an analyst, she is also the legal expert for the television show, Fox & Friends.
Long before she became an analyst or federal attorney at a firm in San Francisco, she was dancing in the National Football League. Yes, you heard that right; a criminal attorney was also a cheerleader!
She worked with the Oakland Raiders from April 2007. Her stint with the NFL team saw her eventually become the captain of their cheer squad. Emily was even at the helm of the team during the NFL China premiere. She additionally traveled to places like Iran and Kuwait while on NFL duty with her team.
How old is Emily Compagno?
Emily Compagno was born on the 9th of November 1979 in Oak Knoll, California. She is 40 years old presently, even though she looks younger. It must be all the dancing she did during her cheerleading days!
Recognized for their intelligence and courage, women born in this time frame are a force to reckon with. Our advice is, don’t mess with a Scorpio! When they have determined what they want, then they go for it with everything they have. It must be the reason why Emily is an excellent journalist.
Emily Compagno’s Net worth, Sources of Income.
The former Oakland Raider’s cheerleader Emily Compagno has enjoyed a prosperous career in several fields. Her career in law, for instance, laid the foundation for her net worth. During her time as a general legal aid for the SSA, it is reported that she earned $70,000 per year. When she was moved to GS-13, her salary was bumped up to just under $100K.
On average, Fox News correspondents also reportedly make about $80,000. Of course, this figure pales in comparison to top-earning Fox correspondents who rake in millions. Taking a look at Emily’s net worth, we can surmise that she falls in between this spectrum.
As of 2020, Emily Compagno’s net worth sits at $1.5 million. It is a figure that is gradually set to rise as she grows in stature at the network.
She is married to Peter Riley.
Emily is the wife of a dentist. Her husband is Peter Riley. So when did the two meet? To answer this, you have to go back all the way to when they were teenagers, and most likely in school. They were just passing acquaintances then.
Remarkably, fate put them in each other’s paths two decades later! They both happened to be walking along the sidewalks of Seattle when they ran into each other.
Emily and Peter Riley along well, despite the fact that they both supported different football teams!
It led to them eventually dating for a few years, after which, Peter decided to propose. A wedding followed soon after at a hotel in Valla Cimbrone, which is located in Italy. One thing you’ll be interested to know is that the couple did not have any guests in attendance.
Only the flowers scattered across the outdoor pavilion and a solo violinist bore witness to the breath-taking ceremony. Perhaps they were a little worried someone would raise their hand in objection when the minister posed ‘the’ question?
Emily Compagno’s Husband, Peter Riley’s bio.
Aside from the fact that he is a dentist who works with Chemithon enterprises inc, there is not a lot of information available regarding Emily’s husband. Like his wife, however, he is a California native, evident by the fact that he and his wife went to the same high school. Judging by his pictures and wife’s age, we can also conclude that he is in his 40s.