Jeff Zeleny is an American journalist who serves as a senior White House Correspondent for CNN. Previously, Zeleny was Senior Washington Correspondent for ABC News. Jeff won a Pulitzer Prize with the Chicago Tribune during his news career.
Jeff Zeleny was born as Jeffrey Dean Zeleny on June 10, 1973, in Exeter, Nebraska. Jeff holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. He is the son of Diane Naomi and Robert Dean Zeleny.
Raised in the family farm, Jeff grew up with his older brothers James Robert Zeleny and Michael Jon Zeleny. He studied at Exeter High School, a public school in the small town of Exeter, Nebraska.
In the same way, he joined the University of Nebraska, where he studied journalism and political science. Jeff was a editor of the Daily Nebraskan, the school's newspaper while at University. As per many, Jeff dresses like the famous billionaire Bill Gates.
Jeff stepped into his professional career after he began working for The Des Moines Register in 1996. Before that, he interned for newspaper like the Wall Street Journal, the Florida, Times-Union and the Arkansas Democrat-Gazetter in college. He joined the CNN from ABC news in march 2015.
Currently, he is a senior White House correspondent, covering the Donald Trump administration.
Jeff Zeleny has a net worth of around $1 million as of 2019. The journalist has earned pretty good name and fame throughout his victorious profession. For over three years, Jeff has been working as a senior correspondent at CNN.
The average salary of CNN correspondent is $100000, hence being a prominent White House Correspondent, Jeff's salary is expected to be over $143852. While in ABC, Zeleny used to get $105000 annually. Besides, the journalist is still active in the field, so his net worth will increase in the near future.
It's no more a secret that the University of Nebraska graduate, Jeff Zeleny is openly a gay. Jeff is not married as of now neither he has any wife. Also, the rising star has not been involved any sorts of relationship and affairs like other celebrities and television personality.
Similarly, Zeleny's past affairs and relationship is also far from the media. On the other hand, he is true support of a gay marriage and often tweets realted to it,
Since the journalist is quite a workaholic, he prefers his profession rather than to get engaged in any kinds of love affairs. All we can say is, he must be waiting for someone special with whom he could spend his whole life.
Talking about Jeff Zeleny's age, he is 45 years old as of 2019. In the same way, the star has a height of 5 feet 8 inch. Similarly, Jeff has a pair of brown eyes and brown hair color.