Charissa Thompson

Charissa Jean Thompson, also known as Charissa Thompson, is an American television host and sportscaster who works for Fox Sports. She was born on May 4, 1982, in Seattle, Washington. She previously worked for ESPN, Versus, GSN, and the Big Ten Network. She also hosted shows such as SportsNation, Fox Sports Live, Ultimate Beastmaster, and Extra.

Early Life of Charissa Thompson

Charissa Jean Thompson, also known as Charissa Thompson, was born on May 4, 1982, in Seattle, Washington, United States. The information about her parents is being reviewed. She has a brother named Tyson, who is a baseball player at Washington State. She is 37 years old as of 2019 and was born under the sign of Taurus.

Her nationality is American, and her ethnicity is White. In terms of education, she attended Inglemoor High School in Kenmore, Washington. She then attended Washington State University before enrolling at the University of California, where she earned a B.A. in Law and Society in 2004.

What are the Net Worth and Salary of Charissa Thompson?

According to sources, Charissa Thompson has a net worth of $2 million as of 2019. Similarly, she earns a salary of more than $500000 per year from her profession.

Who is Charissa Thompson Husband?

Charissa was married once and admits that it was one of the biggest mistakes of her life. Her marriage did not work out, and she divorced her husband. After her separation from her first husband, she began dating former basketball player Jay Williams in 2013.

The couple was together for a year before splitting up for an unknown reason. Meanwhile, she is single and concentrating on her career. She currently resides in Malibu, California.

Charissa Thompson: Rumors and Controversy

In terms of rumor and controversy, there was a rumor that she is a mother of two children, but she has never confirmed this.

Body Measurement of Charissa Thompson

Samantha Ponder, an American reporter, is 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs 58 kg. Likewise, her body measurements are 36-23-35. Samantha Ponder has 260k Instagram followers, 320k Twitter followers, and 108k Facebook fans.

Charissa Thompson’s Professional Career

  • Initially, she began her career with a variety of part-time jobs during her high school and college years. She has worked as a nanny, a Nordstrom sales associate, a waitress at The Cheesecake Factory, a barista at Starbucks, and the owner of her own coffee stand in Los Angeles.
  • She then began her broadcasting career in 2006, appearing on FSN’s The Baseball Report, the 2007 MLB All-Star Game Red Carpet Parade, and Fox News as a news reporter.
  • She also covered college sports like football and basketball.
  • Charissa also worked on the Big Ten Network’s football show Friday Night Tailgate.
  • Following that, in 2009, she hosted the show Toughest Cowboy and worked as a sideline reporter for NFL Networks, where she covered many sporting events, including the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Winter Games.
  • Thompson also covered the news for the FIFA World Cup, which was held in South Africa, as well as the NHL All-Star Game.
  • Charissa signed a contract with ESPN Networks in 2011 to co-host the show Numbers Never Lie.
  • Thomson has also hosted SportsNation and ESPN First Take.
  • She returned to Fox Sports in 2013 as one of the hosts of Fox Sports Live. She also contributes to the entertainment news magazine show Extra.