Clarissa Ward Bio, Age, Height, Husband, Salary, Net worth, CNN

Clarissa Ward
Clarissa Ward

Clarissa Ward Biography

This is what you need to know about Clarissa Ward, an American CNN News chief international correspondent. Before CNN News, she worked with CBS News, based in London. Before her CBS News position, Ward was a Moscow-based news correspondent for ABC News programs.

Clarissa Ward Age

Clarissa Ward was born on January 31, 1980, in London, England, Uk. She is 42 years old as of 2022.

Clarissa Ward Height

Ward stands at the height of 5 feet 4 inches tall.

Clarissa Ward Education

Ward attended and graduated from Yale University and holds an honorary doctor of letters degree from Middlebury College.

Clarissa Ward Family

Ward is a wife to  Philipp von Bernstorff and a mother of two, however, there are no details about her siblings, therefore this information will be updated as soon as it’s available.

Clarissa Ward Husband

Ward is happily married to her husband Philipp von Bernstorff since 2018. The two met at a 2007 dinner party in Moscow and married in November 2016 at London’s Chelsea Old Town Hall. The couple is blessed with two children; Ezra Albrecht Nikolas Nour (born on 2 March 2018) and Caspar Hugo Augustus Idris (born on 29 June 2020).

Clarissa Ward Salary

Clarissa Ward receives an annual salary of $ 99,675 p[er year.

Clarissa Ward’s Net Worth

Ward has an estimated net worth of $1 million. Her career as an actor is her primary source of income.

Clarissa Ward Career

Ward started her early career as an overnight desk assistant for Fox News in 2003. She was also an assignment editor for Fox News in New York from 2004 to 2005. In 2006, he worked as a field producer for Fox News and later produced coverage of the Israeli-Lebanese war, the kidnapping of Gilad Shalit and subsequent Israeli military action in the Gaza Strip, the trial of Saddam Hussein, and the 2005 Iraqi constitutional referendum. She later became In 2006, Ward worked as a field producer for Fox News.

She produced coverage of the Israeli-Lebanese war, the kidnapping of Gilad Shalit and subsequent Israeli military action in the Gaza Strip, the trial of Saddam Hussein, and the 2005 Iraqi constitutional referendum.

 She later began working for CBS News in October 2011 as the network’s foreign news correspondent. She has also covered foreign news stories such as the Syrian Uprising, Chinese civil rights activist Chen Guangcheng’s stay at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing and the subsequent United States – China negotiations, and the 2014 Ukrainian revolution. She joined CNN News on 21 September 2015.

In 2018 she was named by CNN news as its chief international correspondent, succeeding Christiane Amanpour in the role. In 2019, she became one of the first Western reporters to report on life in the Taliban-controlled areas of Afghanistan. In August 2020, reports emerged that Ward and her team were under surveillance while in the Central African Republic in May 2019.

Clarissa Ward Awards

  •  George Foster Peabody Award on May 21, 2012.
  • The 2015 Murrow Award for International Reporting in April 2015.

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