John Avlon is a man with various capacities. He is acolumnist as well as a political commenter. John Phillips Avlon works at the CNN as a senior political analyst and a fill-in anchor.
John is also a successful author of many books. He wrote several books like the Independent Nation: How Centrists Can Change American Politics, Wingnuts: How the Lunatic Fringe is Hijacking America and The Founding Father’s Warning to Future Generations. He has been a part of the No Labels a group of Republican, Democrats, and Independents.
John Avlon Wife Margaret Claire Hoover And Children
John is married to the host of PBS’s Firing Line. Her name is Margaret Claire Hoover. She is 5 feet and 6 inches tall and also an author of American Individualism.
The couple tied the wedding knot on 7th November 2009 and has been together ever since. John has a family of four which include John his wife Margaret and their two kids Jack and Toula. The coupled welcomed their son Jack Avlon on 14th August 2013. Their daughter was born on 25th October 2015.
John Avlon Net Worth, Salary And Career
John has a decent salary, his work at CNN makes him earn around $66K per year. His salary and his wife’s salary combined gives a nice net worth.
The 46 years old, John’s career as an anchor has just begun. His salary from the Daily Beast is also substantial as he was one of the reasons for its success. With a rising career, there are chances of an increase in John’s net worth income as well.
John Avlon Bio: Parents and Education
John was born on 20th January 1973 to Greek parents Dianne Alexander and John Jeffrey Avlon. He was named after his father. He completed his early education from Milton Academy in Milton, Massachusetts. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Yale University and an MBA from Columbia University.
John Avlon Career With CNN
Since 2010, John has been a member of CNN. He also worked at The Daily Beast as a chief editor and a managing director. The site received more than one million readers a day during 2013-2018. It also won 17 journalism awards when John was working there. John decided to focus on his career more than before. He left The Daily Beast to work for CNN in May 2018. He wanted to work as a political analyst and host. He became the host for the show New Day which was one of the fan-favorite shows. He uses to make his appearance between 6:00-9:00 every morning. Later in September 2018, John created his segment Reality Check. The show is about analyzing recent controversial political happenings.
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