Valerie Hopkins Biography
Valerie Hopkins is a Moscow correspondent and news reporter. She is the South-East Europe correspondent for the Financial Times, covering Hungary, Romania, Albania, and the former Yugoslavia.
Before joining the FT in Budapest, Valerie lived and worked extensively in the Balkans as a freelancer as well as with the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network and the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project.
Valerie Hopkins Age
Hopkins maintains a low profile pertaining to her exact place of birth as well as her date of birth. This information is nonetheless currently under review and will be updated as soon as it has been made publicly available.
Valerie Hopkins Height and Weight
Valerie stands at an average height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.77 meters tall) and she weighs 70 kilograms (154 lbs). She has blonde hair and blue eyes. Her other body measurements are 36-25-37 inches.
Facts About Valerie Hopkins
- Full Name: Valerie Hopkins
- Popular As: Hopkins
- Occupation: Journalist
- Age: Not Available
- Birthday: Not Available
- Height: 5 feet 10 inches
- Weight: 70 kilograms
- Parents: Not Available
- Siblings: Not Known
- Husband: Not Available
- Children: Not Available
- Net Worth: $2 million
Valerie Hopkins Parents and Siblings
Hopkins maintains a low profile pertaining to her personal life. As such there is no known information pertaining to her parents, siblings as well as other relatives. This information is however currently under review and will be updated as soon as it has been made publicly available.
Valerie Hopkins Husband and Children
Hopkins maintains a low profile pertaining to her personal life. As such there is no known information pertaining to her past or her current relationship status. This information is however currently under review and will be updated as soon as it has been made publicly available.
Valerie Hopkins Education
She has a Master of Arts in Political Journalism from Columbia Graduate School of Journalism, where my M.A. thesis on female war criminals was the runner-up for the best thesis of my cohort. She also has a B.A. in International Relations (focus on Russian and Post-Soviet Studies) from the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia, where she had the honor of serving as student body president.
Valerie Hopkins Career
She is a journalist for the New York Times, covering Russia, Ukraine, and the post-Soviet space. She previously covered South-East Europe for the Financial Times, based out of Budapest. She also covered Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria, Albania, and the countries of the former Yugoslavia.
Prior to moving to Hungary, she lived and worked in the Balkans since 2009, freelancing and working part-time with the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network, BIRN, which produces Balkan Insight and Prishtina Insight, among other publications. At BIRN, her reporting focused primarily on the Brussels-mediated dialogue between Kosovo and Serbia and EU policy in the region.
She also did freelance work from the Balkans and the former Soviet Union focusing primarily on political developments and post-conflict justice in the region. It has appeared in The New York Times, The Atlantic, Foreign Policy, Politico Europe, the Guardian, Al Jazeera, Mother Jones, and more.
She started my career in journalism in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Her first beat was reporting on war crimes trials at the court of Bosnia and Herzegovina for BIRN Bosnia. Later she was the daily web editor for the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project. Investigations she worked on there have been named finalists for the Daniel Pearl Investigative Reporting Award and a Global Shining Light Award.
Valerie Hopkins Net Worth
Valerie’s net worth is estimated to be around $2 million as a result of her career. Her annual salary is estimated to be in the $50,000 range.