Sharon Mobley Stow is the ex-wife of popular American broadcast journalist, Abilio James Acosta popularly known as Jim Acosta. He is currently working for a famous American news network, CNN as a chief domestic correspondent.

Quick Info
Birth Name
Sharon Mobley Stow
Birth Date
26th December 1970
Birth Place
Maryland, United States
W. Kent Stow
Joy Johnson Stow
Kathleen Mallory and Jennifer Foreman
James Madison University
Zodiac Sign
5 feet 5 inches
57 kg or 126lbs
Jim Acosta (1999-2017)
Peter Acosta and Hartley Acosta
Social Media
Net Worth$1 million
Sharon Mobley Stow
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Where was Sharon born and raised?

Stow was born on 26th December 1970 in Maryland, United States. She is the daughter of W. Kent Stow and Joy Johnson Stow. Sharon was raised in a Christian household along with her sisters, Kathleen Mallory and Jennifer Foreman, and a brother, Steven. Being born and raised in the United States, Sharon possesses American nationality and white ethnicity.

Sharon has Capricorn as her birth sign. Her father was a General Electric employee while her mother is a homemaker. She hasn’t disclosed further information regarding her childhood.


Body Measurement

Sharon Mobley Stow is currently 50 years old turning 51 in December 2021. She is a beautiful independent woman and a mother of two. She stands 5 feet 5 inches tall and possesses an average body build weighing 57 kg or 126lbs. Sharon further has brown eyes and brown hair.



Sharon is an educated woman. She completed her high school in her hometown, Maryland. Later on, she graduated from James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia with a nursing degree.


Who was Stow married to?

Sharon Mobley Stow tied her knot to Jim Acosta in 1999. The couple first met each other at James Madison University. Sharon was Jim’s high school sweetheart and dated several years before finally tying their knot. The couple was blessed with two beautiful children, Peter Acosta, and Hartley Acosta. Unfortunately, the couple decided to end their 17 years long marriage in 2017.


More About her Ex-Husband, Jim Acosta

Sharon is a nurse by profession but unfortunately, she didn’t gain fame throughout her career. Thanks to her ex-husband, Jim Acosta. Jim was born on 17th April 1971 in Washington, D.C. His real name is Abilio James Acosta and is famous for his clashes with the former American president, Donald Trump. Jim has served in the White House as the network’s chief correspondent during Trump’s tenure.

Sharon Mobley's ex-husband, Jim Acosta
Sharon Mobley’s ex-husband, Jim Acosta Source: The Hill

Jim Acosta had previously worked for KTVT-TV, WBBM-TV, and CBS News before joining CNN in 2007. Starting as a correspondent, he was promoted to National Political Correspondent, Senior White House Correspondent, Chief White House Correspondent, and finally Anchor and Chief Domestic Correspondent since January 2021. He has been working in CNN for more than 14 years now and has been actively working for the network. He currently resides in Washington, D.C., and is living a single life.


Social Media

Sharon Mobley Stow is not a social media personality. She does not prefer to open much about her personal life, unlike her ex-husband. She is not present on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter. While her husband is an active social media user. He has over 231 thousand followers on Instagram where he can be connected by @jimacosta.


What is Sharon’s Current net worth?

Sharon Mobley Stow has an estimated net worth of over $1 million as of 2021. She makes her earning solely through her nursing career and we believe, she gained a few from her divorce settlement. Following the success of her ex-husband, she gained attention to herself as a famous correspondent’s wife. The couple used to attend red carpet events together before their divorce.

Sharon Mobley Stow with her ex-husband, Jim Acosta
Sharon with her ex-husband, Jim Acosta Source: Facebook

As of 2021, Sharon has been living a low-key life, away from any social media platform and public attention. There has been no information about her remarriage yet. She currently resides with her two children and has not yet retired from her nursing profession.



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