The 39-years old American sportscaster is a celebrated person in the field of television. She has been the host to many television programs based on sports and has also worked as a reporter at NHL, the Big Ten Network, Fox Sports Net, and many others. She has been the host to Numbers Never Lie, an ESPN series and a co-host on the Best Damn Sports Show Period.
A graduate from the University of California, Charissa has worked on NBC, GSN, and the Versus at different times of her career. It was in 2020 that she made her relationship with Kyle Thousand, a sports agent, and the MD of Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Sports, official. It is not Charissa’s first relationship though. She was married earlier to someone, whose name and details are not available for public consumption. It ended after a period of disagreement and after that, Charissa was single for a long time.
The net worth of Charissa Thompson
In 2015, Charissa Thompson net worth was somewhere around $2 million. All thanks to her successful career in journalism, she managed to accumulate another million by 2020. So if you are wondering about her net worth at present, you should know that it is a whopping $3 million. And this is only the value of her income and assets. If she ever gets married to Kyle, it will increase manifold. However, they have not any plan of marriage yet. Besides, there are rumors about Charissa receiving an annual salary of $700,000, but she has not disclosed the details of it to the press or public. The classy American sportscaster is a brand ambassador of Mercedes, and she also owns a Chevrolet.
Jay Williams and his relationship with Charissa
Charissa was allegedly dating Jay Williams, the former basketball player, before Kyle Thousand. She was a rising star of ESPN then, and he, a college basketball analyst for the network. She allegedly broke up with Jay in 2015, although it is said that the relationship was merely a hookup rumor. None of them had ever confirmed it or acknowledged it publicly. Even ESPN did not give any information as to why and how they broke up, or if they were together.
However, they were spotted getting comfortably together often, which sparked the rumor mills, besides a tweet that stated that the two ESPN stars are dating. They were also clicked at the Justin Timberlake concert in New Orleans with Erin Andrews, which further created speculations about their relationship. But the rumors have been put to rest once and for all with Charissa’s engagement announcement with Kyle.
Charissa is a typical Taurus, ambitious, intelligent, and loves to leave an impact wherever she goes. It was always her dream to be a broadcaster, and in school, she even talked about it explicitly. Like a typical Taurus, she made her dreams come true with her efforts and abilities to struggle her way up. Besides her primary job of sportscasting, she is also an active social media influencer and poses for big brands and magazines. She is conscious about her appearance and keeps her style quotient high always.
Let us wish this glamorous and beautiful lady all the best in her career and personal life.