Stefani Schaefer Bio, Age, Height, FOX 8 News, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Husband

Stefani Schaefer Bio, Wiki

Stefani Schaefer is a 6X Emmy Award Anchor/reporter working at WJW-TV FOX 8 News in Cleveland, Ohio serving as a morning and noon anchor/reporter. She has been working with this station since 1992.

Stefani Schaefer Age

Schaefer was born in Alliance, OH, United States of America on the 31st of May 1974. She is 48 years old as of 2023. Accordingly, Stefani celebrates her birthday on the 31st of May every year and her zodiac sign is Gemini.

Stefani Schaefer Height

Schaefer stands approximately 5 feet 6  inches (1.68 m) and weighs around 71  kg.

Stefani Schaefer Education

For her Education, Stefani enrolled and graduated from St. Thomas Aquinas in Louisville. Then she joined The University of Mount Union where she graduated and earned a bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, and writing.

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Stefani Schaefer Career

Schaefer works at WJW-TV FOX 8 News in Cleveland, Ohio serving as a morning and noon anchor/reporter.  She first joined the Fox 8 team in 1992 as an anchor/reporter for Good Day Cleveland. In 2006, Stefani hosted a national network show that was aired out of Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. On the 14th of September 2008, she was inducted into the Broadcasters Hall of Fame.

For more than 20 years, Stefani taught voice and dance at her family’s performing arts center in Alliance, Ohio. She is still interested in music, and remains active to this day, singing the National Anthem for the Cleveland sports teams and professional teams on the west coast. From 1979 to 1989, Stefani and her brother, Thommie, a recording artist in California, visited the country with the Bob Hope USO Troupe. She and her brother had their own show at Geauga Lake Amusement Park in 1983, where they danced, sang, and played eight different musical instruments. The brother-sister duo was also the opening act for Barbara Mandrell,  The Oak Ridge Boys, Chubby Checker, and Alabama.

In 1989, Stefani was honored with the Ohio Governor’s Choice Award and was also Ohio’s Junior Miss / Ohio’s Young Woman of the Year in the same year.  Stefani has been very engaged in the festivities surrounding the Professional Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio.  Since she was 15 years old, Stefani has sung the National Anthem for the Pro Football Hall of Fame Game and performed the opening and closing songs for the Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremonies.

Besides hosting other festivities and the fashion show, Stefani hosted the Hall of Fame Parade national broadcast alongside Dan Dierdorf for more than 2 decades. While attending the University, she was a National Collegiate Academic Honoree and an All-American Scholar.  Stefani has been on the cover of Cleveland Magazine’s Millennium issue highlighting Cleveland’s Most Interesting People of 2000. She was also on the cover for “Celebrity Working Moms” and  “Celebrity Homes.”

Since 2012, Stefani has been titled Cleveland’s Favorite News Anchor and Favorite News Team by the readers of Cleveland Magazine and was also nominated as the top favorite TV celebrity in Scene Magazine. Stefani has also ranked number one for her followers, engagement, and interaction on her social media pages in the city of Cleveland.

Stefani Schaefer Net Worth

In Stefani’s career as an anchor/reporter, she has been able to amass a net worth ranging between $1 Million-$ 5 Million.

Stefani Schaefer Salary

Schaefer acquires annual earnings that range between $ 89, 595 and $ 176, 855.

Stefani Schaefer Parents and Siblings

She was born and raised by her devoted parents in Alliance, OH, United States of America. Growing up,  Stefani’s parents gave her the best nourishment and upbringing one could ask for. She has a brother named  Thommie, a musician. Besides this, the Fox 8 anchor has not revealed any further information about her father, mom, and other siblings if she has any.

Stefani Schaefer Husband

Schaefer is married to Roger Schaefer, a constructor. The couple got married in 1998. Unfortunately, her husband Roger suffers from aphasia and visual agnosia after falling at a construction site and hitting his head. The family shares a home with several furry family members, Marco, Bruno, Polo, lots of fish, and other critters she picks up along the way.

Stefani Schaefer Kids

She and her husband have two daughters namely Race and Siena, who are now  20 and 22 years old. Race is a senior at Siena Bella and Villanova and is pursuing her music career as a singer/songwriter. Siena produces, edits, and directs her music videos. Stefani operates as Siena’s “mom-A-ger” dealing with the business side of her career.

Stefani Schaefer Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

Schaefer is vocal on her social media accounts where she posts often. On her Twitter account, she has about 51.9K followers around 135K followers on her Facebook page, and 18.2K Followers on her Instagram account.

Stefani Schaefer FOX 8 News

Schaefer works at FOX 8 News where she works alongside her fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Jazmin Bailey
  2. Mackenzie Bart
  3. Andre’ Bernier
  4. Kristi Capel
  5. Ken Carman
  6. Wayne Dawson
  7. Jenn Harcher
  8. Natalie Herbick
  9. Jennifer Jordan
  10. Andre Knott
  11. Roosevelt Leftwich
  12. Lou Maglio
  13. Tracy McCool
  14. Todd Meany
  15. Elizabeth Noreika
  16. John Sabol
  17. Scott Sabol
  18. Gabe Spiegel
  19. John Telich
  20. Joe Toohey
  21. Alexis Walters
  22. PJ Ziegler