• TV journalist and reporter for CBS News
• Lives in Washington, D.C. with her husband and two children
• Graduated from University of Pennsylvania, and Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
• Started career in journalism with KHNL-TV in Honolulu, Hawaii
• Joined ABC News in 2000 and CBS News in 2007
• Estimated net worth of $2 million
• Married to husband Harald Cordes since 2006 and has two children
• 5 ft 6ins (1.68m) tall and 153lbs (69kgs) in weight

Known for movies

Short Info

Date Of Birth1970
FactCBS News congressional correspondent.

Who is Nancy Cordes?

You ought to be familiar with the likeness of Nancy Cordes, if you are following everyday news; she’s a TV news reporter and journalist working for the CBS News. Before this, she was working for ABC News.

Where is Nancy Cordes?

Nancy is a married woman, living in Washington, D.C. with her husband and two children. She can still be seen on CBS News’ shows, such as “CBS This Morning” (2012-present), then “CBS Evening News with Norah O’Donnell” (2019), among numerous other shows on which she shares her news reports, making daily contributions to the station.

Nancy Cordes Wiki: Age, Childhood, and Education

She was born Nancy Weiner on the 10th August 1970, in Los Angeles, California USA, however, she spent her childhood in Hawaii on Kauai and Oahu islands.

She went to Punahou School, located in Honolulu, Hawaii, and then returned to the contiguous part of the USA, as she enrolled at the University of Pennsylvania. She later furthered her education at Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, from which she received her master’s degree in public policy.

Career Beginnings

Following the end of her studies, Nancy started her career in journalism as she joined the KHNL-TV network, an NBC affiliate station, headquartered in Honolulu.

Nancy Cordes

She remained there for two years, before she became a member of the working staff of WJLA-TV in Washington, DC in 1999. Immediately, she started showing her ambitions, focusing on her work, and as a result covered a number of important events, including the attack on the Pentagon on the 11th September, then the DC-area sniper attacks, while she also covered the peace corps efforts in Bosnia, and the 2000 Presidential election. Thanks to her hard work, Nancy was noticed by the NewsOne channel, an ABC news affiliate news service, which recruited her as their new Washington-based correspondent.

Rise to Prominence

Just a year in this position, Nancy took a step forward as she was promoted to the position of the ABC News correspondent in New York, where she worked until 2007, during which time she covered a number of important stories, which further contributed to her wealth and popularity. She reported on the Iraq War, then the 2004 Presidential elections, and Hurricane Katrina, while she also featured in several shows on ABC News, including “Good Morning America”, and “World News With Charles Gibson”, among others.

It was in 2007 that she joined CBS News; she was first appointed as a transportation and consumer safety correspondent, however, as the time passed, her role at CBS News improved, and she soon reached the general reporter position, but she has since reached a step higher, as she now serves as the congressional correspondent based out of Washington, D.C. To speak further of her accomplishments, she is a contributor to a number of shows on CBS News, most notably on “CBS This Morning”, and “Face the Nation”.

Nancy Cordes Net Worth

Do you know how rich Nancy Cordes is? Nancy’s wealth is estimated at over $2 million by authoritative sources as of mid- 2024, earned through her work in journalism, particularly with CBS News, as her salary is reputedly $100,000.

Nancy Cordes Personal Life, Marriage, Children

Nancy hasn’t been very open about her personal endeavors, however, we have discovered some facts about her life outside career. Well, Nancy has been married since 2006 to Harald Cordes.

The couple has two children together, a daughter Lila born in 2008, and a son Noah born in 2010.

Nancy Cordes Internet Fame

Since she started her career, Nancy has become quite popular on social media platforms, especially Twitter, though you can also find her on Facebook.

Nancy Cordes Height, Weight, Body Measurements and Appearance

Nancy’s height is 5ft 6ins (1.68m), she weighs about 155lbs (70kgs), with vital statistics of 39-28-39, bra size 36C.  She has brown eyes and her hair is also brown

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General Info

Full NameNancy Cordes
Date Of Birth1970
EducationUniversity of Pennsylvania, Punahou School, Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs


ParentsLinda Weiner


NominationsNews & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story – Long Form, News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a News Magazine
TV ShowsCBS News

Social profile links


1CBS News congressional correspondent.



CBS This Morning2012-2017TV SeriesHerself - CBS News Correspondent / Herself - White House Correspondent / Herself - Congressional Correspondent / ...
Face the Nation2013-2017TV SeriesHerself - Panelist / Herself - CBS News Congressional Correspondent / Herself / ...
CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley2011-2016TV SeriesHerself - Congressional Correspondent / Herself - White House Correspondent / Herself - Correspondent
48 Hours2015TV Series documentaryHerself - CBS News Congressional Correspondent
Charlie Rose2015TV SeriesHerself - Guest
CBS This Morning: Saturday2012-2013TV SeriesHerself - Congressional Correspondent / Herself - Rotating Co-Anchor / Herself - Interm Co-Anchor / ...
Saturday Early Show2011TV SeriesHerself
The Early Show2008-2011TV SeriesHerself - Congressional Correspondent / Herself - Correspondent / Herself - Substitute Co-Anchor
CBS Evening News with Katie Couric2008-2011TV SeriesHerself - Congressional Correspondent / Herself - Correspondent

Archive Footage

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver2014TV SeriesHerself


Nominated Awards

2016EmmyNews & Documentary Emmy AwardsOutstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a News Magazine48 Hours (1988)
2013EmmyNews & Documentary Emmy AwardsOutstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a News Magazine48 Hours (1988)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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