Zoraida Sambolin

Journalist (1965)
Mon Aug 17 2020
By   Ruku

The Television journalist Zoraida Sambolin currently works at WMAQ-TV, channel 5 owned and operated by NBC TV station licensed to Chicago, Illinois. Sambolin previously served as a host of CNN's morning show Early Start

Zoraida Senoba Sambolin is of Peurto Rican descent born on July 10, 1965. Besides, nothing much is known about her parents, siblings, and academic details. Additionally, Zoraida was diagnosed with breast cancer back in May 2013.

Mother Of Two Adorable Kids

NBC journalist Zoraida is the proud mother of her two adorable kids a son Nicholas Hobbs (born on October 19, 1998) and a  beautiful daughter Sofia Hobbs (born in June 2003).

 The NBC journalist Zoraida Sambolin shared two kids Nicholas Hobbs (son) and Sofia Hobbs (daughter) with her former love partner John Hobbs.
Image: The NBC journalist Zoraida Sambolin shared two kids Nicholas Hobbs (son) and Sofia Hobbs (daughter) with her former love partner John Hobbs.
Source: Instagram @zoraidasambolin

Sambolin's shared the kids with her former love partner John Hobbs. Besides the name, the detailed information regarding Zoraida and John's romantic relationship is still missing. 

Sambolin's eldest kid Nicholas who attended Fenwick High School is the basketball player. He is a member of the University of Iowa Basketball team.

Married To Kenny Williams

The 55-years-old media personality is now in a marital relationship with Kenny Williams. Zoraida's husband Kenny is a former outfielder in a Major League Baseball (MLB). As of 2020, Williams served as an executive vice president of the American baseball team, Chicago White Sox.

Zoraida Sambolin is the wife of former MLB player Kenny Williams.
Snap: Zoraida Sambolin is the wife of former MLB player Kenny Williams.
Source: Instagram @zoraidasambolin

Williams and Sambolin first met one another at an event. After the first encounter, they shared a good bond and later got engaged in January 2013. Afterward, without any delay in 2014, they merrily shared their wedding vows. 

The intimate wedding ceremony was held at Holy Name Cathedral in Chicago, Illinois, in front of their dearest ones. On the big day, the bride Zoraida wore two different wedding gowns designed by Raffine and Elda De La Rose wedding dress stores. 

: The Chicago White Sox president Kenny Williams and the NBC journalist Zoraida Sambolin tied the wedding knot in 2014.
Picture: The Chicago White Sox president Kenny Williams and the NBC journalist Zoraida Sambolin tied the wedding knot in 2014.
Source: Facebook @Zoraida Sambolin 

Similarly, the groom Kenny chooses black suit pants and a white shirt for a wedding ceremony. He dashes the reception look wearing a white coat, shirt, a black bow tie, and a pant. As of now, the husband-wife duo is sharing a perfect bond and are celebrating their six-years of marriage anniversary merrily. 

For the information, Zoraida is also of Temeka C. Williams, Kyle Williams, Kenny Williams Jr, Tyler Julian Williams, and Dedrick Williams. The children were born via Kenny's previous romantic relationship.

Net Worth

Like early life details, Zoraida has not revealed the exact net worth she enjoys. However, as per an estimation, she has a net value of around $1 million which she accumulated from her professional career as a journalist.

Sambolin has worked for several local and national TV stations. From which she earned an impressive sum of wealth. As per Glassdoor, a journalist makes an average remuneration of $44,477 per year.

 Zoraida Sambolin who works for NBC 5 News has an estimated net worth of around $1 million.
Photo: Zoraida Sambolin who works for NBC 5 News has an estimated net worth of around $1 million.
Source: Instagram  @zoraidasambolin

But Zoraida is an experienced journalist so she might be earning more than an average. On the other hand, her husband Kenny also owns a net worth in millions. 

Real Estates

Back in February 2019 Zoraida and her spouse Kenny purchased a home worth $5 million. As per Chicago Business, the mansion located in Gold Coast is of 8,100-square-foot.

Previously in 2012, Kenny bought a house for $3.25 million. After he tied the wedding knot with Sambolin, the husband-wife duo sold the villa for $3.54 million. As per the source, Kenny & Zoraida also owns a house in New Buffalo, Michigan, which they purchase back in 2015 for $2.3 million.

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