|Education||Wellesley College, University of Chicago|
Teichner was born in Traverse City, Michigan. She received her bachelor's degree in economics from Wellesley College in 1969 and Graduate School of Business Administration at the University of Chicago. She began her career at CBS News and her first report was on November 8, 1977 with Walter Cronkite sitting at the anchor desk. Teichner has been a correspondent for CBS Sunday Morning since December 1993.
Teichner is single and resides in New York City.
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