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Lauren Jiggetts Biography
Lauren Jiggetts is an American anchor and reporter working for WGN Morning News. She joined this station as co-anchor of the 4am and 5am newscasts since July 10, 2017 as a co-anchor.
She attended Stevenson High School and later joined Lincolnshire, he later graduated cum laude from Harvard University.
Lauren Jiggetts Age
Jiggetts was born on August 12,1981 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. She is therefore 42 years old as 2023.
Lauren Jiggetts Height and Weight
Lauren stands at a moderate height and weight, her height is about 1.68m.
Lauren Jiggetts Family
Her sibling is Kristan Jiggetts and her father is Dan Jiggetts, he is the former Chicago Bears offensive tackle and longtime sportscaster.
Lauren Jiggetts Husband
Jiggetts is happily married to Patrick Brian Donovan. They got married on 8 August 2009 at the Village Presbyterian Church in Northbrook in Illinois. The two had dated for a long time before tying the knot.
Lauren Jiggetts Children
Lauren and her husband Patrick Brian are blessed with a baby boy by the name Brendan.
Lauren Jiggetts Education
Lauren graduated cum laude from Harvard University after leaving Stevenson High School in Lincolnshire.
Lauren Jiggetts Career
Lauren first worked as an intern for WFLD-TV and CLTV while still in the University. She then worked at Channel One News in L.A. and WLVI which is the CW affiliate in Boston. Before joining WGN-TV, she worked in various positions and lately as the weekend news anchor at NBC 5 in Chicago for 10 years.
Later, on July 10, 2017, she joined GWN Morning News as co-anchor of the 4am and 5am newscasts.
Lauren Jiggetts Awards
Lauren received a national and regional Emmy in 2011 after her contribution to the station’s coverage of the Burr Oak Cemetery Scandal. She also has many other local Emmys.
Lauren also received the Irv Kupcinet Media Award at the 41st Annual Ed Kelly Foundation Gala, in 2015.