Ellison Barber Biography and Wiki
Ellison Litton Barber is an American journalist and reporter currently serving as a correspondent for NBC News based in New York. She also contributes to NBC News, MSNBC, and NBC News Now. Since joining NBC on April 15, 2020, Barber has extensively covered the COVID-19 Pandemic across the United States.
Before that, Barber was a general assignment correspondent at Fox News for three years. Barber previously served as the Prince George’s County deputy bureau chief and general assignment reporter for WUSA, the CBS affiliate in Washington, DC.
Ellison Barber Age, How Old Is Ellison
Barber is 31 years old as of 2021. She was born on October 20, 1984, in Atlanta, Georgia, in the United States.
Ellison Barber Birthday
Barber celebrates her birthday on the 20th of October every year.
Ellison Barber Height
Barber stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches tall (Approx. 1.54M).
Ellison Barber Measurements
- Body Measurements: N/A
- How Tall/Height: 5 ft 4 in (1.54 M)
- Weight: Moderate
- Eye Color: Black
- Hair Color: Brown
- Shoe Size: N/A
- Bra Size: N/A
Ellison Barber Parents and Education
Barber was born and brought up by his parents in Atlanta, Georgia. Therefore, she holds American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity. However, she has hidden information regarding her family, parents, and background. We are doing our research and this section will be updated once that information comes out.
Speaking of her education, she graduated high school in her local area of Atlanta. Barber earned a Bachelor of Arts in English from Wofford College in 2012.
Ellison Barber Husband, Is Ellison Married
Barber is engaged to her boyfriend Andy Tongren, a musician. Andy works as a lead vocalist for the four-piece alternative rock band called ‘Young Rising Sons’. The couple has been dating for some time and might have a wedding in the coming months.
Ellison Barber Wedding and Engagement
Barber is currently engaged to Andy Tongren, her boyfriend. The couple has been dating for a while and we expect the love birds to walk down the altar. We will update you once they decide to get married.
Ellison Barber Fox News and Wikipedia
Barber joined Fox News in April 2017 as the general assignment correspondent at FOX News for three years. Barber traveled to Cucuta, Colombia, during her tenure at Fox News to report on Venezuela’s political and humanitarian crises. She was also one of the first American journalists to report from the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) refugee camp in Maicao, Colombia.
Barber covered Venezuela’s political unrest and the resulting refugee problem in neighboring nations in 2019. When gunshots erupted at the Simón Bolvar International Bridge, Barber and her crew were reporting on the Venezuela-Colombia border while a thirty-minute shootout continued.
Barber was also the first English-language reporter from the United States to fly to Maicao, Colombia, to cover the UNHCR assistance camp set up to help refugees fleeing Venezuela’s political upheaval.
Before that, Barber worked for WUSA, the CBS affiliate in Washington, DC, as the deputy bureau chief and general assignment reporter for Prince George’s County. Barber covered a variety of topics for WUSA, including the 2015 mass murder of the Savopoulos family and their housekeeper Veralicia Figueroa in Washington, D.C., the March 2016 U.S. Capitol lock-down, and the protests following Terrence Sterling’s shooting.
Ellison Barber NBC
Former general-assignment reporter for Fox News Channel for the past three years, Ellison Barber is leaving to joinning NBC News. Barber will contribute breaking news coverage to MSNBC, NBC News Now, “Today,” “NBC Nightly News,” and other NBC News sites. Barber became a New York-based correspondent for NBC News on April 15, 2020.
She covered the 2019-20 coronavirus pandemic in the United States extensively. Barber is supposed to be based in New York, but she will remain in Washington, D.C. until the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic have subsided and she is able to roam more freely.
Ellison Barber Ovechkin
While reporting for WUSA 9, Ellison went to a petrol station to cover the blizzard. She came across a pair of people in a Mercedes-Benz SUV while hunting for concerned locals to interview. While there, Barber came across Alex Ovechkin, the Washington Capitals captain who actually agreed to be interviewed. Her video interviweing Overchkin went viral and national publications such as TSN, Deadspin, Yahoo, Sports Illustrated, Washington Post, and USA Today all shared the story.
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Ellison Barber Salary
Barber receives an estimated annual salary of $80,000 serving as a Correspondent for NBC News. She also contributes to MSNBC News Now and other platforms on NBC.
Ellison Barber Net Worth
Barber has an estimated net worth of $1 million dollars earned from working as a journalist and reporter. Presently, she works for NBC News and MSNBC as a Correspondent.
Who Is Ellison Barber
Ellison Barber is an American journalist and reporter who works as a correspondent for NBC News based in New York. She also contributes to NBC News, MSNBC, and NBC News Now. Barber joined NBC in April 2015 from Fox News where she was a general assignment correspondent for three years.