Omar Jimenez is a Colombian-American journalist and national correspondent for CNN. He was born on November 27, 1993 in Worcester, Massachusetts and raised in Kennesaw, Georgia. He was adopted at a young age and grew up in a single mother’s home. His parents divorced when he was in sixth grade and his mother won custody. Omar’s family is of Colombian descent.
Omar Jimenez began his career as a fill-in anchor for WBAL-TV in Baltimore. In 2001, he moved to Chicago to report for CNN. He won an individual Emmy for his work as a general assignment reporter. In 2008, he was accepted into the CNN Newsource in Washington, D.C. and has since reported for more than 900 CNN affiliates. His network is now based in Chicago and he has several TV shows that are televised in the U.S. He has a net worth of $1 million.
Omar Jimenez was born in Worcester, Massachusetts. He grew up in a family with two parents: his mother was from Colombia and his father is from the United States. His parents divorced when he was in the sixth grade. His father is from Colombia, and he grew up in Denver, Colorado. He has two brothers. Omar’s net worth is estimated at $500k to $1 million.