Elsa Arnett

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Thu Apr 02 2020
By   Manish Khanal

Elsa Arnett is a journalist who is best known as the daughter of Pulitzer Prize-winning correspondent, Peter Arnett. Elsa followed the footsteps of her father by pursuing journalism as her profession. After graduating from Harvard University in the early 1990s, she began her career in 1996. Elsa's husband, John Yoo, is the co-author of Torture Memos.

Elsa Arnett was born in 1968 In Vietnam. Although was born in a renowned family, The exact date of birth of Else Arnett has not been mentioned with the public. As per the sources, she is now in her late early fifties. She is among the two children born to Peter Gregg Arnett and his first wife, Nina Nguyen. Her mother was from Vietnam. 

Know about Elsa's Husband

Elsa Arnett is living a happy and blissful married life. She is married to John Choon Yoo. The exact date of their marriage is still not available in the media. John is a Law Professor at the University of California, Berkeley. The couple met while they were undergraduates at Harvard.

Former white house Lawyer, John Yoo
Image: Elsa's husband, John Choon Yoo attending a meeting held in the Congress
Source: Alchetron 

Although Elsa is a media personality and her job is to find information about other people and various subject matters. Still, on the other hand, she has become very much private about her life. There is not a single piece of information about her children to the media. 

Elsa's Parents short-lived Marriage

Elsa's Parents tied their wedding knot in 1964. At that time, Peter was reporting in for Vietnam for the Vietnam War. After the marriage, The reporting time ended, and after 1966, they shifted to the United States. 

Peter Arnett at a event
Image: Famous American Journalist, Peter Arnett attending an event organized in White House 
Source: The Spin-Off

Shortly after the marriage, they welcomed their first children, Andrew Arnett. Then they had their second child, Elsa Arnett. This marriage ended in 1983 after the divorce. 

Net Worth and Salary of Elsa Arnett

Elsa Arnett has a net worth of $250,000. She has been working as a News Correspondent for C-Span Network since 1996. Before that, she joined The Washington Post after graduating from Harvard University. Another C-Span Network Journalist, Kelsey Snell, has a net worth of $500,000.

Then after that, She joined The Boston Globe and was part of her father's memoir in 1994. The average salary of a Correspondent working in the United States is more than $60,000

Elsa is living a happy and blissful life with her husband in California. Her husband, John Yoo, previously worked as White House Lawyer. The estimated salary of a professor working at the University of California, Berkeley, is $70,000. 

Elsa Arnett's Father Journalism Career

Elsa's Father, Peter Arnett, is a renowned Journalist. He won the famous Pulitzer Prize in 1966 for reporting the Vietnam War and Gulf War. He was part of various famous channels like National Geographic, CNN during his prime time. 

Peter Arnett reporting News of Wars
Image: Peter Arnett during the Gulf War and Vietnam War reporting for News
Source: The Spin-Off

He was a household name during the gulf war from 1981 till 1999. Peter was part of a exclusive interview with Bin Laden. This was just before 2001, September 11 attack. 

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