Skip Bayless is well known to sports fans as a columnist, commentator, and television personality – but his wife is more known for keeping out of the spotlight.
Who is Skip’s Wife Ernestine Sclafani and how did they meet?
Who is Skip Bayless’ wife Ernestine Sclafani?
Ernestine Sclafani was born in 1962, in Long Island, New York.
She is the wife of television personality Skip Bayless.
She works as a media relations specialist and public relations guru.
She only began to attract media attention after she married Bayless.
Ernestine is not active in any form of social media.
She appeared on her husband’s FS1 show on a couple of occasions last year.
What is Ernestine Sclafani’s net worth?
In 2018 sources estimated her net worth to be over $1million.
However her wealth is likely to be much higher now after marrying Bayless.
He has a net worth estimated at $12million.
How did Skip Bayless and Ernestine Sclafani meet?
The couple met on the set of Bayless’ ESPN2 show ‘Cold Pizza’ while Ernestine was working in public relations.
They exchanged cards and soon went on their first date, where Bayless told her that no women would ever be more important to him than his job.
When did Skip Bayless and Ernestine Sclafani get married?
Bayless and Sclafani dated for 11 years, including a six-year engagement.
Bayless proposed in 2010 on a plane ride to Oklahoma from Newark.
They eventually tied the knot July 18, 2016.
However not much is known about their wedding as it was kept out of the public eye,
They told The Knot: “We decided to get married alone,
“We didn’t tell a soul. The judge had the bailiff serve as the best man, and the rest of his chamber were witnesses.
“It was a really fun and special day, just for us.
“Our friends and family were so supportive and happy for us when we told them what we did.
“They said, ‘That’s so Skip and Ernestine…always full of surprises and dancing to their own beat.’”
Three days after the wedding Bayless accepted a job with Fox Sports and they moved to L.A.
Do Skip Bayless and Ernestine Sclafani have children?
The couple do not have any children.
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