Facts of Lisa Ling
|Full Name||Lisa J. Ling|
|First Name||Lisa J.|
|Birth Name||DescriptionLisa J. Ling|
|Profession||journalist, television presenter, and author|
|Birth City||Sacramento, California,|
|Birth Country||United States of America|
|Father Name||Doug Ling|
|Mother Name||Mary Ling|
|No Of Children||2|
|Education||Del Campo High School, University of Southern California|
|Date of Birth||August 30,1973|
Lisa J. Ling AKA Lisa Ling is a famous American journalist, author, and television personality who hosts This Is Life With Lisa Ling on CNN. She is also widely known as the former host of Our America with Lisa Ling, The View, and as a reporter on Channel One News.
Lisa is also one of the special correspondents for The Oprah Winfrey Show and CNN. Among people, she is also known as the older sister of famous American journalist and writer Laura Ling who was the reporter and host of E! Investigates.
How Much Is Lisa Ling’s Net Worth?
The 46-year-old television personality started her professional journalism career in 1991. She left the University of Southern California before graduating to join Channel One News as a reporter.
While speaking with USC student back in 2016, Ling reported that traveling in the best education.
Since the breakthrough, Ling has worked in numerous high-profile television channels, shows, and documentaries like The View, National Geographic, Oprah, Planet in Peril, Our America, This Is Life, and many others.
It has been almost three decades since Ling has been making a marvelous contribution to the journalism field.
Talking about Lisa Ling’s net worth in 2019, her exact worth figure is not reported. However, some sources like Super Hub claimed that her worth is $8.5 million, whereas Celebrity Net Worth reported it as $10 million.
Similarly, the average salary of hosts and co-hosts of The View is $1.5 million per annum. While working at National Geographic Explorer, her salary range was between $39, 508, to $103, 990.
Ling is also an author and her two books Mother, Daughter, Sister, Bride: Rituals of Womanhood, and Somewhere Inside: One Sister's Captivity in North Korea and the Other's Fight to Bring Her Home published in 2006 and 2010 respectively received positive feedback from the people.
Lisa Ling Owns An Eco-Friendly Santa Monica Mansion
The This Is Life’ host is environment-conscious and lives in an eco-home based in Santa Monica. The 5 feet 5 inches tall author and her husband, oncologist Paul Song purchased the Santa Monica mansion in 2007.
Sharing the news with PEOPLE, Ling mentioned that she wanted to build an environment-friendly house and wanted to achieve the highest level of environmental efficiency.
Soon after purchasing the house, they tore it down and took three years longer to build an environmentally friendly house, which spreads up to 550 square feet.
The house was built with the help of PUNCHouse Design Group’s Marco DiMaccio, which is inspired by some Asian fusion. The mid-century modern villa consists of four bedrooms and five bathrooms.
Ling’s most of the furniture comes from IKEA.
Maintains A Blissful Marital Life
Lisa Ling was born on 30th August 1973, and is 46 years old, as of 2019. She was born in Sacramento, California, in the United States of America. She is of American nationality and belongs to Asian ethnicity.
Ling currently shares a healthy conjugal life with Paul Song, who is a radiation oncologist. Back on 3 January 2007, Ling announced her engagement with now-husband Paul and soon tied the knot on 29th May of the same year.
Five years later, the pair welcomed their first child, daughter Jett Ling Song in October 2012, and four years later, Ling gave birth to their second child, daughter Ray Ling Song on 6 June 2016.