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Ernestine Sclafani Biography: 9 Facts About Skip Bayless’ Wife.

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Originally posted on February 20, 2020 @ 6:43 pm

Ernestine Sclafani is an American citizen who has been working in the Public Relationship for years. Her personal life shadowed her professional career. She is widely known as Skip Bayless’ wife. Skip is a famous American sports columnist, television personality, and author.

Everyone might be familiar with Skip Bayless, but what about his wife? Today, on deck, we present you nine surprising facts about Skip Bayless wife Ernestine Sclafani:

  1. Ernestine Sclafani is 61 Years Old.

As Ernestine is not popular like her husband and maintains a low-key profile, there is very little information disclosed about her. However, she was born in 1962 and is currently 61 years old.

She was born in Long Island, New York, in the United States of America. Ernestine is of American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity.

  1. Skip Bayless Wife Ernestine Sclafani’s Educational Background.

Ernestine grew up in Long Island; thus, she completed her elementary and high school education in her hometown. She then enrolled at Suffolk Country College, which is a two years public college located in her hometown.

  1. Ernestine Sclafani’s Husband is Skip Bayless.

Ernestine Sclafani’s relationship with Skip Bayless is the main reason behind her fame. Her husband, whose full name is John Edward Bayless II, is a sports columnist, television personality, and author.

Image of Caption: Ernestine Scalafani and her husband Skip Bayless

Caption: Ernestine Sclafani and her husband Skip Bayless

Starting a professional career in 1969 by interning at The Daily Oklahoman under Frank Boggs, his notable works now include in Miami Herald, Dallas Morning News, San Jose Mercury News, Dallas Times Herald, Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, and ESPN. He worked in ESPN for two years, from 2004 to 2016.

Since 2016, Skip is working at FS1 (Skip and Shannon: Undisputed).

  1. Ernestine Sclafani’s Professional Career.

Well, Ernestine is working in public relations for years. Right after graduating from Suffolk Country College, she started working as director of public relations at the Ball of Switzerland. As per sources, she worked in the company for a decade.

Image of Caption: Public relations, Ernestine Sclafani

Caption: Public relations, Ernestine Sclafani

After working in a couple of companies, Ernestine currently serves at Weber Shandwick in the position of Vice president.

Ernestine, however, has been successful in keeping things away from the media and paparazzi.

  1. How Skip Bayless and Wife Ernestine Sclafani Met.

Skip Bayless and Ernestine first met during a business meeting with American actor Kevin Dillon. It was love at first sight. They eventually exchanged cards and stayed in touch. A few days later, they again met.

They talked for a long time, sharing their own’s interests and personalities. They found out common interests like hard-working nature and loving 60s music. It did not take the pair to start dating quickly.

  1. Ernestine And Skip’s Marriage.

After dating for numerous years, Ernestine and Skip tied the knot on the 28th of July 2016 in a small yet intimate wedding ceremony. Only their family members and close friends got a chance to attend their wedding ceremony.

Skip Bayless and wife Ernestine Sclafani are both secretive regarding their personal life; they barely appear on the media or events together.

As of now, the duo enjoys almost four years of marital life with no issues of divorce or separation issues. The couple is yet to disclose plans of pregnancy or to welcome any child together.

Ernestine has written a book named What’s It’s Like Being With Skip Bayless, where she described her relationship with her husband.

  1. Maintaining A Healthy Relationship.

Ernestine and Skip’s professional nature is entirely different. The pair often has to travel to different parts of the world. At one of the points, Ernestine moved to work in far-away Manhattan, whereas her husband worked in Connecticut.

They only had the chance to meet during the weekend. However, distance did not affect their relationship. Despite busy schedules and travelling around, they still managed to maintain a healthy relationship.

  1. Ernestine Sclafani’s Net Worth.

Ernestine has been working in public relations for decades. Based on some rumours, her net worth might be in a hundred thousand dollars. As per the PayScale, the average salary of a PR officer is $56, 366.

Regarding her husband’s net worth, Skip Bayless’ worth is $13 million. His salary at Fox is $5 million per annum. The pair lives in a 5000 square foot home, which has three rooms and seven televisions.

  1. No Extra-Marital Affairs.

Well, this might be Ernestine Sclafani’s first marriage but not for Skip. As per sources, Skip was previously married to his school sweetheart. Likewise, he had been in four long-term relationships. However, he did not reveal anything about it.

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