Julie Banderas Biography
Julie Bidwell Banderas is an American journalist who serves on FOX News as a national correspondent and rotating anchor on weekdays based in New York. She joined the station in March 2005 as a general assignment reporter. She is an American national. Her mother however originates from Colombia. She graduated from Emerson College with a bachelor of science degree in Broadcast Journalism.
Julie Banderas Age
Banderas is 48 years old as of 2021. She was born on 25 September 1973 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. She celebrates her birthday on 25th September every year.
Julie Banderas Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 meters).
Julie Banderas Family
Howard D. Bidwell and Fabiola R. Bidwell are her parents. Her father was a Navy veteran and civil engineer who established Consolidated Precast, Inc. He graduated from Bucknell University with a B.S. in Civil Engineering and served on the Republican Town Committee and the Zoning Board of Appeals. He was also a founding member of the Farmington Rotary Club. He passed away in 2010.
Julie Banderas Sister
Julie has a sister known as Melissa Bidwell who serves as an executive producer for So Cosmo, I Am Cait, Mariah’s World, Keeping Up With Kardashians, Combate Americas. Howard (Bud) Bidwell, Marybeth (Becky) Bender, Susan Williams, and Tracy Bidwell are her half-siblings from his father’s previous marriages.
Julie Banderas Husband
Since September 29, 2009, Banderas has been married to Andrew J. Sansone. The couple met on the set of Fox News. She was asked to host a Habitat for Humanity event organized by Sansone, who was on the board of directors. He eventually got Banderas to ask him out to dinner, and they started dating. Later, while they were clam digging on Long Island Sound, he proposed to her with a message in a bottle.
Since March 2014, Andrew has worked as a financial advisor at Allied Wealth Partners. In 2016, he was honored with the Jack Langdon New Advisor of the Year Award for his contributions to the financial services industry. He works for Securian Financial Services, Inc. as a registered representative and investment advisor representative.
He was the former founder and owner of Old Rock Media, a media and communications firm specializing in three interconnected and emerging areas: video production, mobile website design, and social media strategy. He was the Project Manager and B-Cam Director for Season 4 of HGTV’s “House Hunters Renovation.” In March 2014, the company went out of business. He was also a member of the Hudson County Habitat for Humanity board of directors.
Julie Banderas Children
Julie and her husband are the parents of three children: two daughters and a son. Avery Julie Sansone (born on 13 November 2012), Addison Melissa Sansone (born on 29 August 2010), and Andy Harrison Sansone (born on 21 May 2016).
Julie Banderas Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of $ 12 million which she has earned through her career as a journalist.
Julie Banderas Salary
She earns an annual salary base of $125,000.
Julie Banderas Career
Banderas is a Fox News Channel news anchor and national correspondent based in New York. She began working for FNC in 2005 as a general assignment reporter. During her tenure, she covered the 2013 New York City mayoral election, the crash landing of Southwest Flight 345 at LaGuardia Airport (LGA), Pope Francis’ inauguration, and Hurricane Sandy.
She has also covered several major stories, including Hurricane Dennis in 2005, the disappearance of US student Natalee Holloway in Aruba in 2005, Terri Schiavo’s legal case in Florida, and the murder of 9-year-old Jessica Lunsford by a registered sex offender.
Banderas previously worked as a weekend anchor at WNYW-TV (FOX 5) in New York, NY, as well as an anchor for several local news stations, including WFSB-TV (CBS 3) in Hartford, CT, WHSV-TV (ABC 3) in Harrisonburg, VA, and WBRE-TV (NBC 11) in Wilkes-Barre. Banderas won an Emmy for “Outstanding Single Newscast” in 2004 for her coverage of the Republican National Convention.
Julie Banderas Political Affiliation
Julie has never stated publicly what party she supports. When a Twitter user referred to her as a liberal in June 2020, she responded by accusing the Twitter user of knowing her political affiliation. Liberals such as myself? I don’t recall ever sharing my political views with you or taking sides in this debate. If you’ve ever listened to me on @FoxNews for the past 15 years, you’ll know I call out both sides. I simply point out the nonsense, such as your tweet. https://t.co/Q0waXyg3pO June 9, 2020 — Julie Banderas (@JulieBanderas).
Julie Banderas Fox News
Banderas works at Fox News as a national correspondent and rotating anchor on weekdays based in New York. At the station she works alongside other Fox News anchors who include;
- Jamie Colby
- Byron York
- Trey Yingst
- Kiron Skinner
- Dan Springer
- Karl Rove
- Katie Pavlich
- Nicole Saphier
- Austin Westfall
- Anita Voges