Van Jones Biography and Wiki
Van Jones is a well-known American Attorney, commentator, and political activist, He is also among the co-founders of various organizations.
Van Jones Age and Birthday
Jones was born on September 20, 1968, in Jackson, Tennessee, United States of America. He is 53 years old as of 2021. His birth sign is Virgo. Van turns 54 years old on Sept 20, 2022.
Van Jones Height and Weight
Van appears to be quite tall according to his photos. He stands at an average height of 6feet and 1inch(Approx.1.85) and has a moderate weight.
Van Jones Education
Jones is quite a learned individual. He attended the University of Tennessee and later graduated with a B.S in communication and political science.
In 1992, he was among the law students selected by the Lawyers Committee for Human Rights to serve as legal observers in the trial of four officers charged with attacking Rodney King. In 1993, he graduated from law school with his Juris Doctor, also known as Doctor of Jurisprudence (J.D.) degree, he moved to San Francisco and became a revolutionary.
Van Jones Family
Van was born and raised in Jackson, Tennessee, United States of America by his parents, Truth Loretta Jean and Willie Anthony Jones.
Further information about his siblings is currently under review and will be updated.
Van Jones Fiance
Jones was married to his gorgeous wife Jana Carter. The couple decided to officially tie the knot in 2005. The couple was later blessed with two sons Mattai Jones and Cabral Jones. Unfortunatly, Jana filed for divorce in September 2018.
Van Jones CNN
Van has had quite an impressive career, He became a co-host of a re-boot of the CNN political debate show Crossfire, together with Stephanie Cutter, Newt Gingrich, and S.E. Cupp, the show was later canceled in October 2014. He becomes a regular CNN contributor, contributing to segments on a wide range of topics, including Obama administration policies, protests in Ferguson, Supreme Court decisions, Missouri after the fatal shooting by police of an unarmed young black man, and the Republican presidential primary in 2016.
After the November 2016 election victory by Republican Donald Trump, he described the result as a “whitelash”. In 2016 he launched a news feature documentary series “The Messy Truth,” and subsequent studio discussion series, The Messy Truth with Van Jones, which aired in 2017 on CNN. In 2018 he launched “The Van Jones Show” on CNN, with Jay-Z as his first guest.
Van Jones Salary
According to CNN estimates. Van receives an annual salary ranging from $27,700 – $78,800. His contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.
Van Jones Net Worth
Jones has a net worth of $200,000. This amount is from his extensive career among other investments.