Know About Stephanie Elam; CNN, Age, Husband, Salary, Weight

Published Date: 27 Nov, 2019 Updated date: 27 Nov, 2019 By Celebs Podium

After the the first meeting with her future husband, Stephanie Elam developed a romantic relationship with him. The duo is proud parents of an adorable daughter now.

Stephanie Elam is an American journalist currently serving as a CNN correspondent based in the network’s Los Angeles bureau. She has covered a wide range of stories since joining the network.

Stephanie Elam Bio, Parents, Education, Height

Stephanie was born on 23 January 1974 in Los Angeles, California. Her parents moved to California in the 1960s and she was raised along with five siblings in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Elam with a height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 meters) attended Saratoga High School. She then moved to Washington D.C. to attend Howard University earning a degree in broadcast journalism at age 21 in 1995.

Her Career; CNN, Salary

Stephanie began her journalism career as a copywriter for Dow Jones Newswires. Later, she joined the Bridge News where she helped coordinate seamless 24-hour news coverage. She then worked for the PBS business news program “Nightly Business Report” and became an anchor for the nationally syndicated “First Business”, a weekday morning program.

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In 2003, CNN hired her as a financial reporter working out of New York City. There, she covered news focusing on business and finance from 2003 through 2011. Elam returned back to CNN in 2013. As of now, she serves as a CNN correspondent based in the network’s Los Angeles bureau.


Stephanie Elam serves as a CNN correspondent (Picture: BuzzFeed News)

When it comes to earning, the CNN personality deserves the splendid net worth from her more than a decade of journalism stint. As a network’s correspondent, she is likely to earn a six-figure salary.

Her Husband, Children

The 45-year-old currently relishes a marital life with her husband
Jeff Rush. The duo exchanged wedding vows on 2 August 2008. Jeff is the first Vice President and Financial Advisor at Merrill Lynch Wealth Management.


Stephanie Elam poses with her husband Jeff and a daughter (Picture: Stephanie’s Instagram)

Stephanie and first met Jeff in January 2007 and started their romantic relationship. Talking about children, the couple welcomed a daughter named Simone on 29 May 2010.

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Some Interesting Facts About Stephanie Elam

  • Stephanie also covers various awards such as Emmys, Academy Awards.
  • She frequently interviews Hollywood actors, producers, and directors from the year’s top contenders in film, music, and television.
  • She has an interest in photography and regards herself as an amateur photographer.
  • Elam often posts related to weight loss workout on her social media.
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