- Began journalism career as a production assistant for an online news program.
- Joined CNN in 2003.
- Was a full-time correspondent and substitute anchor on AC360 from 2008 to 2010.
- Was a coanchor on CBS This Morning and its predecessor The Early Show from January 2011 to July 2012.
- Sawyer Steven Yount — Son
- David Yount — Husband
- Weston Robert Yount — Son
- Boston University, Boston, MA (BA in Journalism, 1998)
- Birth Place: Clinton, CT
- Birthday: July 20, 1976, Cancer
- Profession: Anchor, Journalist