Laura Jarrett is a name associated with CNN TV. She is the political reporter for CNN and joined the channel in the year 2016. Besides her broadcasting career, she also is a lawyer. Additionally, she also got fame as the daughter of Valerie Jarrett who served as the Senior Advisor to former US President Barack Obama.
Laura Jarrett and her childhood and family
CNN reporter Laura Jarrett was born in 1983 in Chicago, Illinois. Her exact date of birth is not known. She is 35 years old now. She comes from a renowned family. Her mother is Valerie Jarrett and she was a government official and is also a businesswoman. And her father is William Jarrett who serves as a director of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Additionally, he is the son of the reporter from Chicago Vernon Jarrett.
Laura’s maternal grandparents are James E. Bowman and Barbara T. Bowman. Her great grandparents are James Edward Bowman Sr., Dorothy Bowman, Laura Dorothy Vaughn, and Robert Rochon Taylor. Unfortunately, Laura’s father William died in 1993 when she was just 10 years of age and William was 40.
Laura has attended local schools in Chicago and was a brilliant student. After her high school graduation, she joined Harvard Law School and completed her law course in 2010. Also, she was the article editor of the Harvard Journal of Law and Gender. She has penned some original articles on law, gender, and violence.
She holds American nationality and her ethnicity is mixed (African, American, European).
Laura Jarrett and her career update and her net worth
Laura began work first as a judicial law clerk to Hon. Rebecca Pallmeyer and later with Hon. Ann C Williams. She then was admitted to the Federal and State Bar in Illinois. Laura handles litigation cases wherein companies or individuals are under government investigations. She is now practicing law in the private sector.
Laura has also joined CNN as a political reporter. She started work in September 2018 and is based in Washington DC. She has a decent salary and her net worth estimated is $ 800k.
Laura Jarrett and her lifestyle
Laura is an avid reader and has read books such as To Kill a Mockingbird, In Cold Blood, The History of Sexuality, and Pretty One Day.
She also loves traveling and has traveled far and wide and visited several places inside and outside the USA. But she still describes her favorite place as Chicago and loves the sunshine there.
Laura Jarrett and her husband and children
Laura is a married woman. Her husband is Canadian politician Tony Balkissoon. The couple married in the year 2012 in June. Tony’s father is a renowned person and is a politician in Ontario. His name is Bas Balkissoon. The wedding of Laura was attended by several politicians including Barack Obama and Eric Holder.
Laura Jarrett and her body measurements
Laura has a height of 5 feet and 5 inches. Her weight is 60 kg and her figure stats run as 34-28-35 inches. Additionally, her shoe size is 6 US. She has black hair and dark brown eyes.
Laura has a Twitter account with 2.4k followers. On her Instagram, there are 5.7k fans. But, she has no verified Facebook page. On 21 December, she tweeted:
“January is going to be … busy.”
Facts of Laura Jarrett
|Birth Date:||, 1983|
|Laura Jarrett Birth Place:||Chicago, Illinois|
|Laura Jarrett Father's Name:||William Jarrett|
|Laura Jarrett Mother's Name:||Valerie Jarrett|
|Laura Jarrett Marital Status:||Married|
|Laura Jarrett Profession:||lawyer, political reporter for CNN|
|Laura Jarrett Education:||Degree in Law|
|Laura Jarrett Weight:||60|
|Laura Jarrett Height:||5 feet 5 inches (1.65m)|
|Laura Jarrett Net Worth:||$ 800k|
|Laura Jarrett Ethnicity:||Mixed (African, American, European)|
|Laura Jarrett Nationality:||American|
|Laura Jarrett Hair Color:||Black|
|Laura Jarrett Eye Color:||Dark brown|
|Laura Jarrett Waist Size:||28 inch|
|Laura Jarrett Bra Size:||34 inch|
|Laura Jarrett Hip Size:||35 inch|
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