Ellison Barber Biography
Ellison Barber is an American journalist and correspondent. She currently works for NBC News which is based in New York. Moreover, Ellison airs on MSNBC, NBC News, and NBC News Now. She has previously served as a general assignment reporter for FOX News Channel from 2017 until 2020 prior to joining NBC News.
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Barber currently works for NBC News which is based in New York. Moreover, Ellison airs on MSNBC, NBC News, and NBC News Now. The correspondent also reports from Ukraine. She has previously served as a general assignment reporter for FOX News Channel from 2017 until 2020 prior to joining NBC News.
Ellison has done coverage of the top news headlines of the day in the daytime and primetime programming while working at FOX News. Additionally, Barber has previously worked as a general assignment reporter for WUSA which is a Washington CBS affiliate.
Throughout her career, Ellison has covered many stories including the 2015 DC mansion murders of the Savopoulos family and their housekeeper. She also covered the Veralicia Figueroa, the March 2016 U.S. Lockdown at the Capitol, and extreme local weather conditions.
While Barber was reporting on the 2016 blizzard that hit the East Coast while working for WUSA she bumped into Washington Capitals superstar Alexander Ovechkin and she became the subject of a viral video. In addition, Ellison went to Venezuela and covered its humanitarian crisis as hundreds were fleeing to Colombia in 2019.
Ellison Barber Education
The American journalist studied at South Forsyth High School where she graduated in the year 2008. After graduating from high school, Ellison went ahead and joined Wofford College. Additionally, she studied and later graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in English in the year 2012.
Ellison Barber Age
Barber was born on the 20th day of October in the year 1989 in Atlanta, Georgia, the United States of America. As of 2021, the journalist is 32 years old and her zodiac sign is Libra. In addition, she is an American citizen by birth and belongs to the white ethnicity.
Ellison Barber Height | Weight
The American journalist is approximately 5 feet 7 inches (1.7 meters). Additionally, she has brown eyes and dark brown hair color. However, her other body measurements including weight are still being looked at and will be updated once they are available.
Ellison Barber Family
Barber was born to her parents in Atlanta, Georgia. Her parents are Cheryl Barber and Reverend Don. Additionally, she is the middle child among her two sisters. Her older sister is known as Stewart Barber Young while her younger sister is called Lindel Barber Waclawski.
Ellison Barber Husband
Barber is in a romantic relationship with her partner who is known as Andy Tongren. Moreover, Andy is a rock singer and is the lead singer and guitar player for the Young Growing Sons indie/alt-rock band. She occasionally posts Andy on social media.
Ellison Barber Ukraine
Barber has been reporting from Ukraine. One day when the journalist was reporting during a live shot, she was briefly interrupted by a cute Ukrainian child while filming a segment about life in refugee camps.
Ellison Barber Net worth | Salary
The American journalist has made quite a good amount of wealth from her broadcasting career for the years she has served. In addition, her primary source of income is her journalism career. She stands at a net worth that is approximately $1 million. Moreover, her salary is estimated to be between $50,000 – $100,000 per annum.
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