Cheryl Johnson is best known as the wife of Ernie Johnson Jr. He is currently a sportscaster for Turner Sports and CBS Sports. The couple tied the knot in 1982 and share six children together, four of whom are adopted. Cheryl currently works as a licensed counselor. She serves as the founder and brand ambassador of Street Grace, a non-profit that’s fighting the sex-trafficking trade around the world.
Early Life Of Cheryl Johnson
Cheryl Johnson is best known as the wife of Ernie Johnson Jr. He is currently a sportscaster for Turner Sports and CBS Sports. There is no information on her parents, childhood, hometown, and educational background.
Cheryl Johnson's Career
Cheryl works as a licensed counselor. She serves as the founder and brand ambassador of Street Grace, a non-profit that’s fighting the sex-trafficking trade around the world.
Cheryl previously worked with women’s issues, specifically women, and addiction, and prior to Street Grace held several different positions at Metro Atlanta Recovery Residences, as well as positions on Drug and Alcohol Advisory boards, World Hope International and the Red Cross.
Cheryl Johnson's Personal Life
Cheryl Johnson is married to her husband Ernie Johnson Jr. since 1982. The longtime couple has settled into what Johnson regularly refers to as a "wonderful life". The pair has found a way to balance the demands of both of their careers over the last three and a half decades.
Ernie is quick to credit his family for his success and longevity in the field. He said:
"It all just works. It’s truly a team effort. There’s no way we would have ever have done it without our entire family unit just pulling on the rope. If anybody had their own agenda getting in the way, it just wouldn’t work. We are blessed to have this incredible team of just caring kids and we’ve found a way."
The couple shares two biological children together, Eric Johnson and Maggie Johnson. In addition, they have four adopted children named Michael Johnson (from Romania), Carmen Johnson (from Paraguay), plus Ashley Johnson and Allison Johnson, both adopted domestically through foster care.
Cheryl Johnson's Net Worth
Cheryl's net worth is not revealed to public knowledge. However, her spouse Ernie Johnson's net worth is estimated to be $1.5 million. His source of income includes his earnings from his career as a sportscaster. His annual salary is estimated to be $300,000.