Jessica Yellin Biography

Jessica Yellin

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Birth Name: Jessica Yellin
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Birth Country: United States
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
Birth Sign: aquarius
Age:   47 Years
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Jessica Yellin is an American journalist, primarily focused on the Political News. She was born to Adele Marilyn & Ira Edward Yellin and grew up with her sibling, Seth in Los Angeles, California. She attended St. Augustine-by-the-Sea elementary school, The Westlake School and pursued her degree in journalism from Harvard University. Regarding her Nationality, she is American and belongs to White Ethnicity.

Jessica started her broadcast career as a general assignment reporter for Orlando’s 24-hour cable news channel. Her outstanding work led her to MSNBC Channel network, WTVT Network and then towards ABC New where she served as White House Correspondent.

Firstly, Yellin starts at CNN as Capitol Hill Correspondent and later served as Chief White House Correspondent also as National Political Correspondent. She has covered several political, cultural events and traveled different places frequently. Jessica also has interviewed with Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, Hillary Clinton, Obama, etc. Her diligent work earned her Gracie Award for outstanding Hard News and also Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Coverage.

Moving towards her personal life, Jessica hasn’t married yet and don’t have any children. Information regarding her affairs and boyfriend is completely mysterious and hadn’t exposed in any media and site.

Yellin earns the huge amount of from her professional career. She earns the handsome amount of money from her anchoring career by which it has been estimated her current Net worth as $ 15 Million.       

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Born in Los Angeles, California

1971 25th of February

Yellin was born to Adele Yellin and Ira Edward Yellin in Los Angeles. She also has one brother named Seth. She belongs to Jewish family background. Yellin graduate from Harvard College with journalism degree and was elected a member of Phi Beta Kappa while studying there.


Began her career


Yellin began her career as a general assignment reporter in Orlando's 24-hour cable news channel in 1998. She started working as anchor from 1999 and was named morning anchor. She worked there for two years and later joined MSNBC.


Joined MSNBC


Yellin began her career as a general assignment reporter in Orlando's 24-hour cable news channel in 1998. She then was overnight anchor and correspondent at MSNBC. She covered news about Iraq while working there. She left MSNBC and joined ABC in July 2003. 


Joined ABC

2003 of July

She joined ABC in 2003 and cover on politics and culture for programs like Good Morning America and Nightline. She interviewed Presidents Bill Clinton, George H. W. Bush and first lady Laura Bush. She then served as White House correspondent for ABC News.


Joined CNN


She left ABC and joined CNN as a Capitol Hill correspondent in August 2007. She then serves as chief White House Correspondent. Prior to this she serve as National Political Correspondent at CNN and travel all over country covering news about 2008 and 2012 election coverage.


Won Gracie Award


For her hard work and special coverage, she won Gracie Award in 2010. The report was on women and politics make her eligible for the award. The report focuses on the role of women in politics and examining whether they are treated differently on the national scene versus men.


Current Net worth.


Jessica Yellin earns the huge amount of money from her professional career. She earns the handsome amount of money as an anchor in different News Network. It has been estimated that her current net worth is around $ 15 Million till now. 

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