The former editor-in-chief of Newsweek, Jon Meacham is a writer, journalist and an editor from the United States. He is best known for being an executive editor and executive vice president at Random House. He is also popular as an author of books like The Art of Power, The American Odyssey of George Herbert Walker Bush and many more.
Jon Meacham's early life, education, and married life
Tall and handsome, Jon Meacham was born as Jon Ellis Meacham at the end of the 1960s in Chattanooga, Tennessee, the United States of America to parents Jere Ellis Meacham and Linda McBrayer Meacham.
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His mother was an executive. Jon's nationality is American and he is of white ethnicity.
Jon Meacham's married life
Jon Meacham has been married to his lovely wife Margaret Keith Smythe Meacham and they are together for a long time. Margaret Keith Smythe Meacham is a former executive director of the Harlem Day Charter School. As a married couple, they welcomed three children.
Jon Meacham's education
Jon joined the St. Nicholas School and the McCallie School. After his high school, he got enrolled at the University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee with a major in English Literature. He finally earned his summa cum laude from there in 1991.
Jon Meacham's career and net worth
In January 1995, he was hired by Newsweek; Initially, he was hired as a writer and a few months later, he was named the national affair's editor. At the end of 1998, he became the managing editor and after serving as the managing editor of Newsweek for about eight years, he became the editor-in-chief in September 2006.
After working in Newsweek for about one and a half decade, he announced his departure from there in August 2010. Besides Newsweek, he also worked as a reviewer at The New York Times, The New York Times Book Review, The Washington Post and many more.
In 2001, he edited an article Voices in Our Blood: America's Best on the Civil Rights Movement. He is also a great writer. In 2012, he published a book titled The Art of Power. A biography of Andrew Jackson titled American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House was published by him in 2008.
48 years of age, Jon has written above 28 articles that became famous and his renowned articles and writings are American Lion, The Beat with Ari Melber, Hey Boo: Harper Lee and 'To Kill a Mockingbird', The Roosevelts: An Intimate History.
Jon Meacham's net worth and salary
Reportedly, from his profession, he earns about $800,000 annually and his net worth is expected in millions of dollars.
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