Emily Compagno is a well-known attorney, legal analyst, television personality, and NFL cheerleader. She is a co-host of Outnumbered on Fox news. Compagno’s career has been remarkable for her legal expertise and ability to explain complex legal issues to a wide audience.
Keep reading to know more about her Career, Struggle, Marriage, Children, Income, and more.
Emily Compagno Personal Info
- Real Name- Emily Rose Compagno
- Hometown- Oakland, California, USA
- Birth Date- 09 November 1979
- Age [as of 2023]- 44 Years
- Height- 5′ 6½″ (1.69 m)
- Weight- 55kg or 122 lbs
- Nationality- American
- Ethnicity- Bohemian & Sicilian White
- Instagram- @realemilycompagno
- Twitter- @emilycompagno
Early Life and Education
Emily Compagno was born in Oak Harbor, Washington, on December 7th, 1979. She grew up in El Cerrito, California. She is a native of California with a mix of Italian and German descent.
Childhood and Family Background
Emily grew up in a military family and spent her childhood moving around the United States. She attended various states and graduated from high school in California. She was born to her mother, Katherine Campagno, and her father, John Compagno.
Emily was the youngest of the 3 children. She has two older sisters, Natalie Compagno and Julietta Compagno Skoog.
John Compagno was Commander in the US Navy Medical corps. She was born to a military family where not only her father but 9 of her immediate family members served in the US Navy or US Army. The list includes her sister, her two uncles, her second cousin and his wife, and her great grandfather, great great uncle served in the US Navy or the US Army.
Education and Academic Achievements
After completing her schooling in California, Emily attended the University of Washington. She graduated with a BA degree in Political Science. She then went on to study law at the University of San Francisco School of Law, earning her Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree in 2006.
While doing her law degree, Emily was also elected as the President of the Federalist Society at the University. She was the Articles Editor of USF School of Law’s Intellectual Property Bulletin.
She also completed internships with various law firms and organizations in the US and in South Africa.
Emily Compagno’s Career
After completing her education, Compagno began her career as a lawyer, working in private practice and later as a legal analyst for various media outlets. She quickly established herself as a respected legal expert and has become a well-known figure in the legal and media industry.
After completing her education, she applied for the State Bar of California and passed it in November 2006. She started her career as a criminal defense attorney and quickly became the Judicial Extern.
Emily was working as a senior Judge Judicial Extern to Circuit Judge John Thomas Noonan Jr. She soon became the Federal attorney at the US Social Security Administration.
She was accepted into the California State Bar Association in 2014. Apart from her legal job in the US, she held various legal positions in other countries like South Africa and Brazil.
Emily is a proud Raiderette, a member of the Oakland Raiders cheerleading squad. She joined the Raiders cheerleading team in 2007. Later she became the captain of the raiders cheerleading team of 36 members. She learned dancing at the age of just 3.
After 12 years of having held different legal positions, Emily finally switched to her media career. She was offered to work as a contributor and legal analyst for Fox News. Her first show was “The Five”. She was a co-host for the talk show. She also appeared in Gutfeld and gave legal opinions on various news of the day.
Her first show as a solo host came in 2020 in Fox Nation’s show “Crimes That Changed America.” In 2021 Emily was appointed as the permanent co-host of the talk show “Outnumbered” on Fox News along with co-hosts Harris Faulkner and Kayleigh McEnany.
Now she guest-hosts the talk show The Five on special occasions only. Apart from hosting the shows, she is also a writer and producer. She has produced 1 episode of “The Big Saturday Show.”
She has been actively involved in various non-profit organizations. She has dedicated time and resources to help various causes, such as US veterans, law enforcement workers, and retired K9 Hurricane Heroes.Wikipedia.org
Accomplishments & Awards
While attending the University of Washington for her undergraduate studies, Emily Compagno was awarded the Cadet of the Quarter Award by the United States Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps.
Emily Compagno’s Relationship
Emily Campagno is married to Vancouver-based Realtor Peter Riley. Peter Riley is a Data Analyst turned real estate agent who works for Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway.
Peter and Emily got married on 14th September 2017.
Emily Compagno’s Net Worth
Emily Compagno has a net worth of around $2 million. This includes her earnings from a legal career, media career, and cheerleader. Her annual earnings are approximately $80,000. As a Raiderette, she earns around $3000 per season from the Oakland Raiders NFL Team.
Unknown Facts about Emily Compagno
- Emily has a dog named Duchess.
- She lives with her husband in Seattle, Washington, and frequently travels to New York for work.
- Emily Compagno has traveled extensively for work and charity, visiting many countries. She has traveled to various parts of the world as a raiderette, legal intern, and journalist, including Kuwait, Iraq, China, Africa, and more.
- Emily Compagno was chosen as an Ambassador of the NFL.
- She traveled to Beijing and Shanghai to promote the NFL brand.
- She was chosen as a Cheerleader along with four other members by United Service Organisation Inc. to visit US troops in Iraq and Kuwait.
Frequently Asked Question
What is Emily Compagno’s ethnicity?
The ethnicity of Emily Compagno is mixed. Her father is of Italian descent, and her mother is of Mexican descent.
How tall is Emily Compagno?
Emily Compagno stands at 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 meters).
Is Emily Compagno a Former NFL Cheerleader?
For one season, Emily Compagno was a cheerleader for the Oakland Raiders of the National Football League (NFL). She has also been a cheerleader for the Seattle Seahawks of the NFL and the Arena Football League’s San Francisco Rush.
Where is Emily Compagno from?
Emily Compagno was born in Oakland, California, on November 9, 1979. She grew up in El Cerrito, California, and later attended the University of Washington in Seattle.