Emma Vigeland – All you need to know about her

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If you are into journalism, you must have known Emma Vigeland. She is one of the most popular personalities among all American journalists. Well, calling her only a journalist will be wrong. She is known for being a successful political correspondent, and a popular news producer. Her professional history is pretty long and full of all the good names. Currently, you can see her working with the TYT (The Young Turks) Network. Right now, she is living in New York City.

A quick introduction

Born on April 18, 1994, Emma Vigeland is an Aries by her zodiac sign. Her birthplace is Glen Ridge, New Jersey, USA. She shares beautiful brought-up memories with her loving parents and sister. Her sister is three years younger.

Adding to your surprise, Emma Vigeland is not actually an American. But, yes, she holds American nationality. And, yes, she is also not an immigrant. If we delve into her ethical and family background, she is of Scandinavian origin. Her maternal family is associated with Finland whereas her paternal family has ties with Norway’s Norwegian history. Very little is known about her family. All we know is she is not from any famous background. She has struggled to get to the place where she is now.


Fast-forwarding to her educational background, Emma Vigeland joined Kent Place School which is an all-girls education center located in New Jersey. By 2006, she started her primary education and later registered herself at Lafayette College in 2012. Lafayette College is a private liberal arts college situated in Easton, Pennsylvania. Emma Vigeland has graduated in Government & Law’. Pretty dry subjects!

Do you know how intelligent and academically smart she was? You can have an idea as she was recognized for her performance and enlisted in the dean’s as well as the honor’s list. By the end of 2016, she was already having her bachelor’s degree. As far as her thesis is concerned, it is on campaign finance reform. If you ever get the chance to read it, you would love how she writes, explains, and talks. She chose this topic as she considered this a hot issue among all the political climate problems that must be addressed.

Hobbies and preferences

Emma Vigeland loves SPORTS. Her favorite sport is basketball and prefers enjoying matches with friends and families. She seems to be a big supporter of the New York Giants of the National Football League (NFL), New York Knicks of the National Basketball Association (NBA), and New York Rangers of the National Hockey League (NHL).

Among her other hobbies, she spends her spare time binge-watching seasons and movies. Like she said in her interview, she is a huge fan of Game of Thrones. Well, we can’t blame her, after all, it is one of the top-rated HBO fantasy drama series. And, yes! Emma Vigeland likes to be a part of House Targaryen. Same here, Emma!

She has a habit of reading which adds up to her decent personality. But, she is more into reading celebrity gossip which also keeps her UpToDate. Just like any other fan, she is obsessed with awards shows. In short, she has a big interest in the Hollywood film industry.

Emma Vigeland is known to be a caring, supportive, and kind-hearted woman. She also has a passion for social work. In fact, from September 2013 to May 2016, she worked as a literacy reader volunteer for a non-profit organization named Reading Is Fundamental.

Net worth

Are you curious to know how much she is worth? As per the reports of 2019, she is noted to have a net worth of more than $300,000. Pretty rich!

All of the fortune Emma Vigeland has earned is either through her marvelous work standing behind the camera or in front of the camera. Considering her successful career in broadcasting and enthusiasm for other endeavors, we can say her wealth will definitely increase in the near future.

All about professional life

Truly speaking, Emma Vigeland has a really impressive professional career where she has worked with a lot of famous companies adding more and more experience to her life. Undoubtedly, she is a smart, talented woman but the real reason behind her hold on vast and massive knowledge is that she started working at an early age, more likely in her college days. One of the most highlighted interviews is the one with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. She shot it in April 2018.

In her high school tenure, she became the Constituent Services intern. It was a big opportunity for her to work for Senator Kirsten E. Gillibrand. She worked there till 2011.

The story doesn’t end here! While studying at Lafayette College, she was hired by Mierop Design located in Montclair, New Jersey. Emma Vigeland was office assistant from June to August 2012. 

At the end of 2013, she got the golden opportunity to work as a sales associate at the Super Scoop Restaurant. As she was a multi-tasker and becoming successful due to her unparalleled skills, she was rewarded with the New Membership Chairperson of the Zeta Beta Chapter of Kappa Kappa Gamma. Lucky year for her!

From January to December 2014, she showed her talents being the director of civic management of the Panhellenic Council. She handled everything brilliantly. Being a legal intern at Morvillo LLP in 2014, she spent the best time and amazed everyone with her performance. Don’t believe us? You can ask her colleagues.

As soon as she put her attention to TYT Network, she knew at the moment that she needed to be here. Fulfilling her dream, she finally joined TYT in June 2016 working as a political intern, Emma Vigeland excelled and became a permanent employee as a political correspondent and news producer.

Right now, she is working as the main host for Rebel HQ, formerly known as TYT Politics. We simply cannot imagine but admire her hard work and never-ending effort that helped her garner a huge fan base. With a positive reputation for years, she is loved by her people, colleagues, and fans. She has been true to her work making genuine criticism on political corruption, revealing conservative hypocrisy.

About her personal life

Emma Vigeland is also one of those who like to stay under the shadows, away from the light.

Very little has been exposed about her private life. Especially, if you are concerned about her romantic relationships, you probably wouldn’t find anything solid. It might disappoint you but we guess, it is their right to stay as private as they want. As per specific resources, she has never seen dating or hanging out.

It is believed that she has been spending most of the time making a career. We believe she is still single and going strong. She calls herself a political junkie. Quite a cool name!

Her profession being a broadcast personality, she needs to be active on social media accounts and she is. Emma Vigeland has accounts on Instagram where she likes posting personal photos and on Twitter which she prefers using as a professional platform.

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