Jessica Yellin (born February 25, 1971) is an American Journalist, TV Anchor, and Correspondent from Los Angeles, California. She is best known as one of the most influential women in Washington. Furthermore, the 48-year-old journalist was the Chief White House Correspondent for CNN from 2011 to 2013.
She started her career around 2000 as an overnight anchor and correspondent for MSNBC. In 2003, Yellin served as a White House correspondent for ABC News. Moreover, she also worked as a reporter for programs like Good Morning America and Nightline.
Later, the journalist began reporting as the senior political correspondent for CNN Network in 2007. Moreover, Jessica used to cover Capitol Hill, domestic politics and the White House.
Then, Jessica served as National Political Correspondent at CNN. In addition, the journalist traveled and covered the network’s 2008 and 2012 “America Votes” election coverage. She became chief domestic affairs correspondent. Yellin also worked as a substitute anchor in August 2013.
The same year she left CNN and became a regular guest host for “On Point” (WBUR’s program). In fact, Jessica was a fellow at the University of Chicago Institute of Politics.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
The journalist was born on the 25th of February 1971 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Presently, Jessica Yellin’s age is 48 years old. Her father “Ira Edward Yellin” worked as a real estate developer.
Furthermore, Jessica’s mother name is Adele Adest Yellin. The reporter also has a brother named Seth Yellin. She completed her school education from The Westlake School for Girls. Later, Jessica graduated from Harvard University and received her journalism degree.
After completing her college, Yellin served as an editor at Los Angeles Magazine. The journalist used to contribute on topics like politics, Hollywood and cultural issues.
In 1998, she launched her broadcast career and worked as a general assignment reporter. Jessica served for Orlando’s “Central Florida News 13” channel. In 1999, she became the morning anchor.
Moreover, Yellin also worked as a reporter for George Magazine in Los Angeles. As of relationship, the journalist never mentioned anything about her boyfriend or husband on the internet.
Trivia & Quick Info
|Real Full Birth Name||Jessica Yellin.|
|Profession||Journalist, TV Anchor, and Correspondent.|
|Famous for||being one of the most influential women in Washington.|
|Age (As of 2019)||48 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||February 25, 1971.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Los Angeles, California, United States.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Pisces.|
|Current Residence||Washington, D.C., USA.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 5".
Centimeters: 165 cm.
Meters: 1.65 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 55 Kg.
Pounds: 121 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||34-25-35.|
|Shoe Size (US)||7.|
|Tattoo details?||Will Update.|
|Parents||Father: Ira Edward Yellin.
Mother: Adele Adest Yellin.
|Siblings||Brother: Seth Yellin.|
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Husband/Spouse Name||Will update.|
|School||The Westlake School for Girls.|
|College/ University||Harvard University.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Robert Downey, Jr.
Actress: Jennifer Aniston.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Paris.|
|Love to do||Travel, Shop, and Read.|
|Favorite Food||Italian Cuisine.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$5 Million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Annual Income & Earnings||Under Review.|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Will Update.|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Jessica Yellin
- The 48-year-old anchor follows Judaism religion.
- Her dad was also a past president of the American Jewish Committee.
- In her career, Jessica interviewed big names like Presidents Bill Clinton, George H. W. Bush, and First Lady Laura Bush.
- Money Factor: The estimated Net worth of Jessica Yellin is $5 million US Dollars, as of 2018.
- As a reporter, she covered news around the globe which also including countries like Russia, Europe, Mongolia, Latin America, and China.
- Yellin’s work also published in The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, Entertainment Weekly etc.
- She possesses a slim, fit, and beautiful figure with a body weight of 55 kilograms (121 Pound) approximately.
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- Jessica stands a decent height of 5 Feet 5 Inches (165 centimeters tall).
- In 2010, she won a Gracie Award for Outstanding Hard News Feature for Outstanding Women.
- This honor was given to Jessica for her report on gender inequality in politics.
- Moreover, the anchor also won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story.