Quick Facts Vanessa Macias
Vanessa Macias is currently working as a Freelancer show manager, commercial producer, and writer. As of 2018, she is 38 years old and is married to her longtime boyfriend Tim Duncan, a former NBA player. The couple welcomed their first baby daughter Quill Duncan in 2017.
Vanessa Macias is a well-known American television and radio personality, who gained wide recognition with her appearance in an Emmy-Award winning reality show ‘The Amazing Race’. However, she propelled into the spotlight as a partner of former basketball player Tim Duncan. She was a co-host of a morning radio show ‘Talk Now SA’ and had worked as a model prior in her career.
Vanessa Macias Net-worth and Salary
As of 2018, Vanessa Macias has an estimated net worth of $800,000 and receives an annual salary of $20,000. In addition, being a girlfriend of former NBA player Tim Duncan, she is living an extravagant life following his colossal fortune worth $130 million.
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Despite having her own identity as a reality show star and a radio show host, Vanessa also gained much recognition as Duncan’s partner. Further, the star of The Amazing Race must have amassed a good fortune through her years of career as a radio and television host.
Vanessa Macias Personal Life
Regarding her personal life, Vanessa Macias is currently in a romantic relationship with former NBA player Tim Duncan, her longtime boyfriend. Prior to meeting Macias, Tim Duncan was married to Amy Sherill with whom he has a daughter, Sydney and a son, Draven.
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Amy Sherill and Tim Ducan started dating in 1996 and got married in 2001, but the couple couldn’t save their marriage and they divorced each other in 2013 with cheating allegations thrown at each other. After their divorce, Duncan started dating Vanessa Macias.
After graduating from the college, Macias pursued a career in the television. It was during this time, she met pro NBA player Tim Duncan and after getting smitten with him, the two started seeing each other.
CAPTION: Vanessa Macias with her husband Tim Duncan
SOURCE: Virgin Islands Daily News
While in a relationship with Macias, Duncan was already married to Amy Sherrill. They finally divorced in 2013, calling off their 12 years of marriage. After more than 4 years of secret relationship, Macias eventually gave birth to their first child, Quill Duncan in 2017. It is quite astonishing that the baby’s name was named after the Marvel character.
Further, the information regarding their marriage is yet to be revealed.
A prior romantic relationship with Tom, she briefly dated The Amazing Race co-star and bar owner Ralph Kelly and even traveled around the world with him.
Vanessa Macias Early life and Education
Vanessa Macias was born on August 14, 1980, in San Antonio, Texas, to father Joe Macias and mother Gloria Macias. By nationality, she is an American and belongs to the white ethnic group.
Two weeks later, after high school graduation Vanessa enrolled in the Radio, TV & Film school at San Antonio College. During her college time, she got an internship as an on-air reporter for The News 4 San Antonio High School Sports Show with Don Harris. It was Harris who motivated Vanessa to continue her studies at The University of North Texas.
Mother’s Day and Master’s Graduation… I am on top of the world today! pic.twitter.com/7Ji2WHTE2G
— Vanessa Macias (@VanessaLMacias) May 14, 2017
Upon graduation from the University of North Texas, Vanessa landed another reporting job, this time with the travel show, Show Me Texas. From there Vanessa moved to feature reporting for the San Antonio CBS morning show Great Day S.A., where she earned the name, “Daring Vanessa.”
Vanessa Macias Career
Vanessa Macias displayed her natural, stinging wit and verve as she traveled the world as a contestant on The Amazing Race on CBS.
After high school graduation, Vanessa began anchoring for the San Antonio High School Sports Show called “The News 4”, while she was in college. From sports coverage to political work she has covered many important features.
Later, Vanessa landed another reporting job, a popular travel show, “Show Me Texas”. From there Vanessa moved to feature reporting for the San Antonio CBS morning show “Great Day San Antonio”.
During her career, Vanessa has done such outstanding work as a spokes-model, communications specialist for State Senators, national TV show personality, sideline reporter, in-arena announcer, and radio morning show host.
In association with her old buddy Luis Munoz, an executive producer, Vanessa began appearing in the TV program VAMOS!, a popular Travel Show.
Vanessa often can be seen as the in-house announcer at San Antonio Missions Baseball and San Antonio Scorpions Soccer games.
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She also serves as a spokesperson for a variety of companies including INSIDE Magazine, for which she hosts INSIDE Scoop, on KLUP radio.
Vanessa has a unique and versatile personality. As a host, she tackles a wide range of topics every morning as she co-hosts Talk Now SA with long-time friend and colleague Chris Duel.
Vanessa rose to international fame after advancing to the fourth position in the 20th season of CBS show The Amazing Race.