Andrea Mitchell is known as a popular journalist, anchor, reporter and commentator for Washington based NBC news.
She was born on 30th October, 1946 at New Rochelle, New York in the United States of America.
She is an American by nationality and white American by ethnicity. She is the Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent at NBC news.
Early Life and Education
Andrea Mitchell grew up in a Jewish family. Her parents are Cecile and Sydney Mitchell. Her mother was worked at the New York Institute of Technology in Manhattan as an administrator and her father worked as the chief executive officer. Andrea grew up with her family and her two brothers named Arthur Mitchell and Susan Greenstein.
She got her early education at New Rochelle High School. In 1967 she joined the University of Pennsylvania from where she attained a Bachelors degree in Arts (English Literature) .
Andrea Mitchell started off her career working at student radio station WXPN as the news director. After that she shifted to NBC news based in Washington as a General correspondent.
She started covering the activities and news related to the White house for NBC news. She also reported on hot stories related to budget, tax reforms, arm control and Iran scandal. She was also associated with the show titled Meet the Press as a panelist and also as a substitute host.
Andrea Mitchell became the chief congressional correspondent in the year 1988 till 1992. During that tenure her responsibility was to report on the budgeting activities. Andrea hosted ' The Mitchell Report' which was the election coverage of 2000. She covered Hilary Clinton's race to the Senate.
Andrea was also part of the MSNBC’s Hardball in 2004 as a regular panelist. She has been presented with numerous awards including the Leonard Zeidenberg Award for her contribution and appreciable work .
Andrea Mitchell was first married to Gil Jackson. They divorced in 1970. Then she got married to Alan Greenspan who is the former Chairman of the Federal Reserve of the U.S. They don't have any children of their own though she has a god daughter. The couple has been together for over two decades but there are rumours of her divorce.
Andrea Mitchell is also facing health issues as she revealed in 2011 that she was diagnosed with breast cancer but she got treatment for cancer.
Physical features and Net worth
Andrea Mitchell is 68 years of age and she stands at five feet and eight inches above the ground. She has hair of light brown color and her eyes are of hazel color.
With the kind of profile and experience she has, Andrea gets an impressive annual salary of around $750,000. Similarly her net worth is estimated to be around $ 5 million.
Social Media and facts
Information in detail about Andrea Mitchell is also available on Wikipedia and other sites on the internet. She is also active on social media sites like Facebook and Twitter. She is active on Twitter with her handle @mitchellreports in which she has around 966 K followers.