Laura Jarret Bio
Laura Jarret is a United States-based correspondent working with CNN as the anchor for Early Start, which she co-hosts with Christine Romans. She is the daughter of former government official Valarie Jarret. Laura is also an attorney.
Laura Jarret Age
Laura’s date of birth is 29th October 1983. Her birthplace is Chicago, Illinois. As of 2022, Laua will be celebrating her 39th birthday.
Laura Jarret Husband
Laura is a married woman. She is open about her relationship status. Jarret often posts her family’s pictures on her Instagram profile. She is the wife of Tony Balkissoon. The two married in 2012. Both come from elite families. Tony is the son of a former political leader in Canada while Jarret is the daughter of a government official. The couple also studied law.
Former United States President Barack Obama and former US attorney general and other high profile individuals attended the invites-only wedding. Tony and Laura are blessed with one child called James Anthony Balkissoon, born on July 14, 2019. According to Laura’s Instagram profile, James started school on 21st September 2021. She, however, did not post the school the child will be attending. As of 2022, James will be celebrating his 3rd birthday.
Laura Jarret Family
Laura’s parents are William and Valarie Jarret. Little is known about William Jarret since they divorced in 1988. Valarie Jarret, however, is popular in the United States. She was a senior advisor to President Barack Obama. Other than her political career, Valarie is a best-selling author in the New York Times for her book Finding My Voice. She is also an advocate for justice and equality. Valarie’s Instagram has more than 175k followers.
Laura Jarret Education
Jarret is ambitious like her mother. In 2010, she joined Havard Law School to pursue her dreams. Her journalism skills began emerging when the school selected her as the co-chair of the Articles Selection for the Havard Journal of Law and Gender. She actively participated in creating content on gender, violence, and the law.
Laura Jarret Career
Before starting off her career as a journalist, Laura worked as an attorney both publicly and privately. She first started as a law clerk for Honorable Rebecca Pallmeyer and later for Honorable Ann C. Williams.
As a private attorney, Jarret decided to focus on commercial litigation and defending individuals and companies investigated by the Justice Department and securities. She extended her passion for gender equality by representing sex trafficking victims.
Her fame rose when she joined CNN in 2016. As of 2022, she will be celebrating 6 years as an employee at CNN. As a correspondent, Laura has covered high-profile events both nationally and internationally. She covered the firing of Jeff Session and Andrew MaCabe. The senior correspondent reported the FBI investigation on Hilary Clinton and the trial of Bob Menendez.
Laura Jarret Twitter
Laura has a huge following across her social media platforms. She engages her fans both at her place of employment and through her social media sites. Laura has more than 17k followers on Instagram. On Twitter, more than 70k people follow her account.
Laura Jarret Salary and Net worth
Based on her level of employment, we can say that Laura is a highly paid journalist. She earns at least $100,000 annually. Throughout the six years, she has been with CNN and as an attorney, it is possible that Laura could be worth $5 million. She comes from a rich family. Some of her net worth might be coming from her mother’s success as a former government official, author, and businesswoman.
what is Laura’s Height?
Laura’s height is 5 feet and 5 inches.