Athena Jones Biography and Wiki
Athena Jones is a renowned African American news correspondent for CNN. She has previously worked for both NBC and Bloomberg News.
Athena Jones Age and Birthday
Jones was born on July 6, 1976, in the United States of America. She is 45 years old as of 2021. Her birth sign is cancer. Athena turns 46 years old on July 6, 2022.
Athena Jones Height and Weight
Athena appears to be quite tall according to her photos. She stands at an average height of 5feet and 7inches(Approx.1.71m) and has a moderate weight.
Athena Jones Education
Jones is quite a learned individual. She attended Havard University and later graduated with a Master’s degree in journalism.
Athena Jones Family
Athena was born and raised in the United States of America by her parents, Robert Jones and Gaynelle Griffin Jones.
Further information about her siblings is currently under review and will soon be updated.
Athena Jones Fiance
Moving on to marital matters. Athena has managed to maintain a low profile on matters concerning her love life. She prefers to stay away from the spotlight.
Further information about her romantic life is currently under review and will soon be updated.
Athena Jones CNN
Jones has had quite an impressive career. She serves as a CNN national correspondent based in New York. She was formerly a CNN White House correspondent, covering President Trump and his administration for all of the network’s programs and platforms.
She started with the network as a general assignment correspondent in 2011. She has reported on politics and on a wide range of general news stories for programs across the network from breaking news to national stories. She has covered debates over immigration reform, the Affordable Care Act, the war against ISIS, and debt and budget issues, in addition to protests against police brutality, Ebola, the Covid-19 pandemic, the #MeToo movement, Supreme Court decisions, weather events, and the arts.
Athena was previously a White House producer with NBC, where she wrote packages, produced story segments, and reported on air for MSNBC and NBC News. Jones covered the presidential campaigns of then-Senators Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama during the 2008 election cycle for NBC and the National Journal. Prior to her work at NBC, Jones served as a freelance segment producer for CNN. In addition, from 2001 to 2003, she worked as a reporter for Reuters based in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where she covered the Argentine presidential elections, the farm industry, the collapse of the country’s economy, and other general news stories.
Athena Jones Salary
According to CNN estimates. Jones receives an annual salary ranging from $27,600 – $75,400. Her contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.
Athena Jones Net Worth
Athena has a net worth of $200,000. This amount is from her extensive career among other investments.