Madeleine Brand Biography
Madeleine Brand is an eminent American journalist currently working in Los Angeles, California as a host of the award-winning daily news and culture show called Press Play at KCRW-FM, an NPR affiliate. Initially, she served as a host of National Public Radio.
Madeleine Brand Age
Madeleine was born in Los Angeles, California, United States in 1965. She is 57 years old.
Madeleine Brand Height
Madeleine is 5 feet 8 inches tall (Approx. 1.73 m).
Madeleine Brand Family
Madeleine was born to her hardworking and caring parents in Los Angeles, California, and brought up in the Hollywood Hills area of Los Angeles and the San Francisco Bay area, USA. Nevertheless, information concerning her parents and siblings is not available and we shall update you once we have detailed information about Madeleine’s family.
Madeleine Brand Husband
She is blissfully hitched to her beloved husband Joe DeMarie who is a filmmaker. The two love birds share two lovely children. Furthermore, she lives in the Silver Lake neighborhood of Los Angeles.
Madeleine Brand Education
He attended the University of California, Berkeley, and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English in 1988. Additionally, Madeleine matriculated at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism where she attained a master’s degree.
Madeleine Brand Salary
She bags an ample salary of $145,670 annually. This is in accordance with NPR hosts’ salaries.
Madeleine Brand Net Worth
Madeleine has over the years managed to amass quite an impressive fortune from her journalism career and has an estimated net worth of $2 million.
Madeleine Brand Career
She spent over a decade reporting and anchoring various NPR affiliates across the country including WBFO, Buffalo, KQED, San Francisco, WBUR, Boston, and WBGO, Newark. She also worked as the West Coast correspondent and occasional substitute host for Morning Edition and All Things Considered.
In 2010, Madeleine joined KPCC radio where she hosted the new daily Southern California Public Radio program, “The Madeline Brand Show”. The show won several radio journalism awards. In September 2012, she moved out of the KPCC.
Later, she was hired as a special contributor for KCET in Los Angeles. In 2013, she sometimes substituted longtime broadcaster Warren Olney IV on his show called To the Point at KCRW. In January 2014, Madeline started to develop Press Play at KCRW.