Nikole Hannah Jones Bio, Age, Height, Husband, Salary, Net Worth New York Times
Nikole Hannah Jones Biography
Nikole Hannah Jones is a well-known American investigative journalist. She is well-known in the United States for her reporting on civil rights. Nikole joined The New York Times as a staff writer in April 2015. She is now the Magazine’s domestic correspondent, focusing on racial injustice.
She was awarded a MacArthur Fellowship two years later, in 2017. Nikole was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in Commentary in 2020 for her work on The 1619 Project. Nikole is currently the inaugural Knight Chair in Race and Journalism at Howard University’s School of Communications.
Nikole intends to establish the Center for Journalism and Democracy there. Nikole and her sister attended almost all-white schools as part of a voluntary desegregation busing program. In 1999, she graduated from Waterloo West High School5. Nikole wrote for the high school newspaper while she was there.
Nikole Hannah Jones Age
Nikole Hannah Jones was born in Waterloo, Iowa, United States of America on April 9, 1976. She is 46 years old.
Nikole Hannah Jones Height
Nikole stands at a height of 5 ft 6 in/1.68m tall.
Nikole Hannah Jones Family
Nikole was born on April 9, 1976, in Waterloo, Iowa, to her father Milton Hannah and her mother Cheryl A. Novotny. Her father is African-American, and her mother is white, with Czech and English ancestors. She is the second child of two sisters. Her father and family left Greenwood, Mississippi, in the Mississippi Delta region, when she was two years old. They took the train north to Iowa.
Nikole Hannah Jones Husband
Nikole is a married woman who had a romantic relationship with Faraji Hannah-Jones. Nikole and Faraji are proud parents to their one and only child. She and her family currently live in Brooklyn’s Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood.
Nikole Hannah Jones Kids
Nikole and Faraji are the proud parents of their sole child, Najya Hannah-Jones, who turned four in the spring of 2014. Najya, who was born in 2010, is now 11 years old.
Nikole Hannah Jones Education
Nikole completed her high school education at Waterloo West High School in 1994. She wrote for the high school newspaper while there. She then attended the University of Notre Dame. In 1998, she graduated from the University with a Bachelor of Arts in history and African-American studies.
She also has a master’s degree in journalism and media from the University of North Carolina Hussman School of Journalism and Media, which she earned in 2003. Nikole was a Roy H. Park Fellow at the time.
Nikole Hannah Jones Salay
Nikole annually receives a salary of $72,465.
Nikole Hannah Jones Net Worth
Nikole’s estimated net worth is $1 million.
Nikole Hannah Jones Career
Nikole joined The New York Times as a staff reporter in 2015. She has written on issues such as school desegregation in the United States, housing discrimination, desegregation, and racial segregation. She has also spoken about these issues on national public radio. Nikole writes in order to uncover and expose systemic and institutional racism, which she believes is perpetrated by official laws and acts.
Her work on racial inequalities has had an impact and has been widely cited. She reported on the “most segregated, impoverished districts in the entire state” of Missouri, where a teenager named Michael Brown was shot. Following that, Slate magazine reviewer Laura Moser praised her report on school desegregation. The report suggested that educational inequality may have played a role in Brown’s death.