Candice Crawford is a stunning American beauty queen and journalist; most popular for being a finalist at the 2008 Miss USA Pageant. The amazing model was crowned the winner of Miss Missouri in the same year. In addition to that, Candice has equally established herself as a journalist and has worked with popular networks such as CBS, 33TV, and KOMU-TV, to mention a few. She garnered huge fame in 2011 following her marriage to the former NFL player named Tony Romo. Read on, as we dig deep into her biography, let’s see what we are able to find below.
Biography of Candice Crawford (Tony Romo’s Wife)
The stunning journalist first stepped into this world on the 16th day of December 1986. Her birth name was Candice Loren Crawford, she was born in Lubbock City of Texas in the United States. She developed an interest in becoming a beauty queen right from a very young age. Before her graduation from high school, Candice won the Miss Dallas Teen USA competition in 2004. Shortly after her graduation from Trinity Christian Academy in 2005, Candice relocated to Missouri. There she enrolled at the University of Missouri where she majored in broadcast journalism with a business minor.
Prior to her graduation from college, the beauty queen took part in the Miss Missouri Competition in November 2007 and after an extraordinary performance, she was crowned Miss Missouri 2008. The following year, she had a stint at the Miss USA beauty pageant, appearing as one of the contestants in the competition. Although she didn’t win the competition, Candice was able to reach the top 10 finalists of the competition.
Interestingly, Candice began her journalism career while she was still in college. She got her first experience in the profession while working as a reporter and sports journalist for a media agency known as KOMU-TV. From there, she went on to start an internship with the Dallas Cowboys; hence becoming a correspondent for their CBS segment titled The Blitz. She obtained her journalism degree in 2009.
Having garnered wide experience in the field of journalism while at Missouri University; Candice Crawford kicked off her professional journalism career immediately after her graduation. She started working as a sports journalist for the Dallas-based network known as The 33TV. Her portfolio covers reporting high school sporting events and game day activities that include training and cheerleading activities, among others. Still, at The 33TV, Candice became the host of the network’s show titled Up All Night. A show which is gives insight on the alcoholic drink companies in the area. She has served as a co-anchor of the show titled The RC Project alongside Roni Proter.
Additionally, Candice currently splits her time between her job at The 33TV and Dallas Cowboys where she hosts a weekend sports show titled Special Edition. The journalist has received several accolades since the inception of her career. She was named among the 11 hottest people in North Texas in 2010 and she topped Dallas Observer’s list of Top 10 Hottest TV stars in Dallas.
Meet Her Parents and Husband (Tony Romo)
Candice Crawford was born to American parents Dana and her husband Chris Crawford. Her father works as a dermatologist while her mother is a homemaker. She isn’t the only child of her parents; Candice has a brother named Chace Crawford with whom she was raised. Her brother is a well-known actor in the American film industry who is popular for his role in the TV series titled Gossip Girl.
The successful journalist is happily married to the NFL superstar named Tony Romo. Tony is a former NFL quarterback who completed his 14th professional season with the Dallas Cowboys. He is currently working as a football analyst for CBS Sports. The couple began their relationship many years ago and after being in a relationship for a year and nine months; the duo announced their engagement in December 2010. They tied the knot five months later, in May 2011. Together they have three sons – Hawkins, Jones, and Rivers Crawford Romo. Candice and Tony have been living happily ever after, they currently reside in Dallas.
How Tall is Candice Crawford?
Candice Crawford is indeed a very gorgeous woman with a wonderful personality. In addition, she is very tall, standing at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m). Candice has a great physique just like that of a model with an ideal weight of 58 kg. She has blonde hair and blue eyes.