Polo Sandoval Biography
This is what you need to know about Polo Sandoval an American CNN American correspondent and He joined the CNN team back in 2014. Sandoval covers a wide range of breaking news stories across the country for CNN and its sister networks; CNN International, CNN Espanol, and HLN.
Prior to joining CNN, Sandoval worked at KRGV-TV, a local ABC affiliate in South Texas. He is a member of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists. He enjoys mentoring young, up-and-coming journalists. In 2018, he was awarded Texas State University’s Young Alumni Rising Star.
Polo Sandoval Age
Polo Sandoval was born on May 10, 1971. He is 49 years old as of 2020. Polo Celebrates his birthday on May 10 every year.
Polo Sandoval Height
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Polo Sandoval Family
Little is known about Polo ‘s parents, also there are no details about his siblings, therefore this information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Polo Sandoval Wife
Sandoval has managed to keep his personal life away from the public eye making it difficult to know whether he is married, engaged, or dating. This information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Polo Sandoval Gay
Sandoval has been speculated to be gay due to the lack of his dating history and how he has kept his life a secret. However, he is yet to address his sexuality, and his being gay is just rumors.
Polo Sandoval Education
Sandoval is a graduate from Texas State University, with a bachelor’s degree in Electronic Media and a minor in Spanish and also attended the University of Texas-Pan American from 2003-2005.
Polo Sandoval CNN
Sandoval joined CNN from KRGV in 2014. Since 2007, Polo had been the Hidalgo County Border bureau chief at KRGV. Before then, Sandoval worked as an intern at KTBC, the Fox-owned station in Austin.
Some of his assignments at KRGV-TV, included immigration, homeland security, drug cartels, and the resulting violence on both sides of the border.
His joining CNN was announced by Paul Crum. Upon joining CNN he fulfilled his responsibilities that comprised of national and international affairs for CNN’s 800 English and Spanish-speaking affiliates.
Sandoval is known for his high-profile stories such as the outbreak of tornadoes across the Deep South, the riots in Baltimore, the latest escape of the drug lord Joaquin and much more. His good work has given him both name and fame. He has since been recognized by the Lone Star Emmy chapter and the Texas Associated Press Broadcasters.
Sandoval covers a wide range of breaking news stories across the country for CNN and its sister networks CNNI, HLN, and CNN Español.
His responsibilities included daily custom coverage of national and international headlines for CNN’s 800 English- and Spanish-speaking affiliates, during his time at CNN Newsource in Washington, D.C.
Polo also often worked with CNN U.S. on high-profile stories. Some of the stories include being on the ground for the outbreak of deadly tornadoes across the deep south, the tribute to the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing (2013), and the riots in Baltimore (2015).