Andrea Mitchell Biography
The American journalist, Andrea Mitchell anchors Andrea Mitchell Reports airing from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m. ET weekdays on MSNBC, She has appeared on and guest hosted Meet the Press and is often a guest on Hardball with Chris Matthews and The Rachel Maddow Show. Mitchell is also the Chief Foreign Affairs and Chief Washington Correspondent and has reported on the 2008 presidential election campaign for NBC News broadcasts, including NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt, Today, and MSNBC.
Andrea Mitchell Age
Mitchell was born on October 30, 1946, in New Rochelle, New York, United States. She is 74 years old as of 2020. She holds an American nationality and is of white ethnicity.
Andrea Mitchell Height, Weight and Body Measurements
Mitchell stands at a height of 5 feet 1 inch (1.55 meters), weighs 46 Kg (101 lbs), her full body measurements are 30-26-34 inches respectively, and has blonde hair and brown eyes.
Andrea Mitchell Parents and Siblings
Mitchell is the daughter of Cecile, former an administrator at the New York Institute of Technology in Manhattan, and Sydney (Rubenstein) Mitchell, the chief executive officer and partial owner of a furniture manufacturing company in Manhattan as well as the president of Beth El Synagogue located in New Rochelle.
Mitchelle was raised together with her brother, Arthur, who relocated to British Columbia in the 1970s together with his wife. Arthur a member of the Legislative Assembly of Yukon and the leader of the Yukon Liberal Party.
Andrea Mitchell Education
Mitchell is a proud graduate of New Rochelle High School and was later accepted to the University of Pennsylvania, where she moved out having earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in English literature in 1967.
Andrea Mitchell Husband
Mitchell currently shares a blissful marital relationship with her longtime boyfriend, Alan Greenspan, a Federal Reserve Chair. The couple did their wedding on April 6, 1997. However, she was previously married to Gil Jackson, but their relationship ended following a divorce in the mid-1970s.
Andrea Mitchell Illness
On September 7, 2011, Mitchell disclosed publicly that she had been diagnosed with breast cancer following a doctor’s visit a few weeks earlier. Luckily, it was caught early and treated to its termination.
Andrea Mitchell NBC
Prior to joining the NBC News team, Mitchell served as news director of student radio station WXPN. Staying in Philadelphia after graduation, she was hired as a reporter at KYW radio then as the station’s City Hall correspondent, during Mayor Frank Rizzo’s administration, and also reported for sister station KYW-TV.
She moved to CBS-affiliate WTOP (now WUSA) in Washington, D.C., in 1976. Two years later, Mitchell moved to NBC’s network news operation, where she served as a general correspondent.
In 1979, she was named the NBC News energy correspondent and reported on the late-1970s energy crisis and the Three Mile Island nuclear accident. Mitchell also covered the White House from 1981 until becoming chief congressional correspondent in 1988.
Since 1994, Mitchell has served at NBC as the Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent and in 2008, she hosted an afternoon program on NBC’s news and commentary channel MSNBC titled Andrea Mitchell Reports (12.00 noon ET).
Andrea Mitchell Book
Mitchell published a book that explains her journey as a journalist, called Talking Back… to Presidents, Dictators, and Assorted Scoundrels in 2005.
Andrea Mitchell Salary and Net Worth
Mitchell receives an approximate annual salary ranging between $33,774 to $112,519 and has an approximate net worth of between $1 million and $5 million.