Facts of Andrea Mitchell
|Date of Birth :|
|Age :||72 years old|
|Family Name :||Mitchell|
|Birth Place :||United States|
|Birth Sign :||libra|
|Height :||5 Feet 7 Inch|
|Birth Name||Andrea Mitchel|
|Birth Place/City||New Rochelle|
|Working For||NBC New|
|Net Worth||$5 million|
|Married to||Alan Greenspan (m. 1997), Gil Jackson (m. 1970)|
|Divorce||Gil Jackson (D.–1975)|
|Education||University of Pennsylvania|
|Awards||News & Documentary Emmy Award|
An American renowned television journalist, anchor, reporter and commentator who is widely known for her work with NBC News. She is daughter to Cecile and Sydney Mitchell. She was raised in Jewish family. She graduated from New Rochelle High School and holds a degree in Bachelor of Arts degree in English literature from University of Pennsylvania. In starting of her career she worked as director of student radio station WXPN. Professionally she worked as a reporter at KYW radio. She was also former general news correspondent at NBC's network news operation. For seven years she served as chief congressional correspondent in white house. Currently she is NBC News Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent.
Mitchell was all over the news after she was grabbed and forcibly shoved out of the room by guards after she asked some pointed questions to Sudan President Omar al-Bashir. She has been married twice. Her first marriage only lasted for five years and it ended in divorce. After some years of divorce, she married former Federal Reserve Chairman. Till now she has not been a biological mother.
Early Life and Education of Andrea Mitchell
Andrea Mitchell was born on October 30, 1946, in New Rochelle, New York to Cecile Mitchell and Sydney Mitchell. She was raised in a Jewish family along with two brothers, Arthur Mitchell and Susan Greenstein.
Her father was the chief executive officer and her mother was an administrator at the New York Institute of Technology in Manhattan.
Mitchell completed her graduation from New Rochelle High School. In 1967, she receives a Bachelor of Arts degree in English literature from the University of Pennsylvania where she served as news director of student radio station WXPN.
After completing her graduation she hired as a reporter at KYW radio. Later, Mitchell rose to fame as the station's City Hall correspondent and also reported for sister station KYW-TV.
Andrea Mitchell's Career
In 1978, Andrea joined NBC News as a general correspondent based in Washington and named NBC"s energy correspondent.
She appeared on Meet the Press as a panelist and substitute host. She first covered the White House for NBC News. Later she served as a chief n congressional correspondent.
Mitchell was a host of the NBC show ‘The Mitchell Report’, which was broadcast in 2000 election year. At this time, she was the lead NBC News correspondent covering Hillary Rodham Clinton’s race for the Senate.
In 2004, she was honored with Leonard Zeidenberg Award for her contribution to the protection of First Amendment Freedoms.
Andrea Mitchell's Net Worth
Mitchell has an estimated net worth of $5 million. She is the NBC News Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent and her salary per annum is $750,000. She stands tall at the height of 5 feet and 7 inches.
Andrea Mitchell's Personal Life
Mitchell is a married woman, she ties a knot with Alan Greenspan, the former Chairman of the Federal Reserve of U.S. The duo exchanged a vow on April 6, 1997, after dated for almost 13 years.
She is 20 years younger than her now husband. The duo hasn't their own child but they parenting one goddaughter.
Prior marrying to Alan, Mitchell was in a marital relationship with Gil Jackson but the couple couldn't handle their relationship and had divorced in 1970.