Who Is Emily Compagno?
Emily Compagno is an American television host, attorney, and former cheerleader of the National Football League (NFL). She currently works for Fox News Channel and is also a co-host on “The Five” on a semi-regular basis.
- Celebrity Name: Emily Compagno
- Full Name: Emily Rose Compagno
- Gender: Female
- Birth Date: November 9, 1979
- Birth Place: Oakland, California, US
- Age: 40
- Height: 1.67 m
- Weight: 55 kilos
- Nationality: American
- Sexual Orientation: Straight
- Status: Married
- Husband: Peter Riley, married since 2017
- Children: None
- Profession: TV personality, lawyer, and legal sports analyst
- Net Worth: $1.5 m
Emily Compagno Early Life
Emily Rose Compagno was born on November 9, 1979, in Oak Knolly, Oakland, California, to parents John Compagno and Katherine Compagno. She has two sisters, Julieta Compagno Skoog and Natalie Compagno. Currently, she is based in San Franciso, California and Seattle, Washington.
Her sister is well-known for traveling over 80 countries and write for various international travel publications. Her other sister, Julietta, is the co-founder of Sproutable, a website that focuses on giving support to parents who are raising exceptional children.
Emily graduated from the University of Washington with a BA in Political Science, wherein she received an award from the US Airforce Reserve Officer Training Corps’ Cadet of the Quarter. She also completed a JD from the University of San Francisco School of Law in 2006.
On September 14, 2017, Emily tied the knot with her husband, Peter Riley, in Italy. When it comes to her personal life, she is very private and shares little details with regards to her family. Her husband works in the specialized dentistry industry in Chemithon Enterprises, Inc.
Both met during their younger years but were not dating at first. After two decades, they met again accidentally while strolling in Seattle, Washington. Since then, they had great chemistry and have been together ever since.
Emily Compagno Career
After she passed the California bar, she became a criminal defense lawyer in San Franciso. At the same time, she was the captain of the Raiderettes cheering squad. The NFL has chosen her to be the ambassador and she showcased the NFL brand in Shanghai and Beijing. She was one of the few selected cheerleaders to visit the US troops who were stationed in Kuwait and Iraq then.
For the 9th circuit, Emily was a Senior Judge Judicial Extern for the John T. Noonan at the US Court of Appeals. She also worked as the acting director and federal managing lawyer at the SSA or Social Security Administration. Furthermore, she has legal positions in Rio de Janeiro in Brazil and in Cape Town in Africa.
She became an analyst and contributor to Fox News in 2018. Currently, she also works as a co-host of “The Five,” a weekly talk show.
In March 2020, Emily Compagno released her own show, “The Crimes That Changed America,” on Fox Nation.
Awards and Achievements
Among the notable achievements of Emily Compagno include the honors she received by being one of the selected few to represent the NFL in Shanghai and Beijing. She was also given the US Airforce Reserve Officer Training Corps’ Cadet of the Quarter award.
Her notable works include NFL cheerleading labor suits, NFL-DEA investigation, stadium relocations, O’Bannon class action, pain medication class action, PED suspensions, concussion litigation, NFLPA issues – including NFL personal conduct policy and individual player case implementation, Tsarnaev, Aurora shooting, Monfort, Molley Conley, and Aaron Hernandez murder trials, Supreme Court justices, Senate bills, Federal spending bill/government shutdowns, Sony hacking/North Korea, and many more.
Emily Compagno Total Net Worth 2020
To date, the net worth of Emily Compagno is estimated to be $1.5 million. She got most of her wealth working as a legal attorney and her various appearances on TV. These include here own show on Fox Nation, guest appearances in Fox Network, and as on-air sports and legal analyst of the same network.