Chris Jansing

Television Journalist
Born Jan 30, 1957

Christine 'Chris' Jansing is an American television news correspondent. She currently works for NBC News as host of Jansing and Company on MSNBC. Jansing was born in Fairport Harbor, Ohio and is the youngest of twelve children of Joseph and Tilly Kapostasy, of Hungarian and Slovakian descent.… Read More

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1957 Birth Born on January 30, 1957.


1978 21 Years Old Chris Jansing first was exposed to journalism while doing college radio in Ohio. Originally a political science major, Jansing became hooked on journalism and switched majors to broadcast journalism and graduated from Otterbein College in Ohio in 1978. … Read More
1982 25 Years Old In 1982, she married Robert Jansing, a chemist, who ran an analytical chemistry laboratory, and in 1998, upon her move to NBC, she began using her married name. … Read More


1998 41 Years Old Chris Jansing joined NBC News in June 1998 (Rob Owen, "WNYT After Kapostasy," Albany Times-Union, May 30, 1998, p. … Read More
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