Brian Todd Biography
Brian Todd is an American media personality serving as a CNN correspondent based in the network’s Washington Bureau. He joined the network in 1987 as a copywriter for Morning Programming. Previously he served as a reporter for Guam Cable TV in the Pacific Marianas Islands.
- Personal Information e.g Age, Height, Nationality, Parents, Wife, Salary, and Net Worth.
- Educational Background.
- Career Achievements and Awards.
- Social Media Accounts.
Brian Todd Age
Todd is around 63 years old as of November 2022. However, his birthday is unknown.
Brian Todd Height
He is tall in stature. He stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches tall.
Brian Todd Nationality
He is an American national.
Brian Todd Education
Todd is highly educated. He began his University education at the University of Miami in 1979 as an International Politics major.
Initially, Todd never had the idea of becoming a journalist. However, somewhere along the journey, his interests changed.
While at the University, he started working at the University’s radio station WVUM where he ultimately discovered his love for journalism.
“I basically got the bug. I think WVUM inspired me to get into journalism. It helped me probably in the most profound way that anything could. Once I started my instincts just told me this is something I want to do for the rest of my life,” said Todd.
He later transitioned into a Communications major. Not long after that, he landed an internship at Channel 4 News in the sports department.
In 1983, Todd graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Communications from the University of Miami.
Brian Todd Parents
Todd is from Arlington, Virginia where he was born and brought up. However, there is no information about his parents and siblings. Therefore, it is not clear whether he has siblings or not.
Brian Todd Wife
Brian is a married man something many have wanted to know. However, he has managed to shield his marital life from the limelight. His wife’s name is also unrevealed.
On March 21, 2015, he posted on his Instagram account captioned, ‘My lovely wife and niece on Nowruz..’
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Brian Todd Kids
The CNN news anchor is very secretive about his personal life. Therefore, he hasn’t shared with the public whether he has kids or not.
Brian Todd CNN
Todd is a CNN correspondent, based in the network’s Washington Bureau providing reports for The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer. He has covered major events on-site including the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Florida, and the Capital Gazette newspaper shooting in Annapolis, Maryland. He also played an integral part in the network’s coverage of the historic 2017 hurricane season, reporting on the ground from numerous cities during the height of devastation. In addition, he delivered extensive breaking news coverage of the mass shootings in both Las Vegas and Texas.
Todd contributed to the network’s comprehensive coverage of America’s Choice 2016 and was on the ground in eight different states, covering the primaries and caucuses for the 2016 presidential race. He was also on the ground in July 2016 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana covering the shootings of police officers, and in Orlando covering the mass shooting at Pulse Nightclub. Todd reported extensively on the riots in Baltimore following the death of Freddie Gray in 2015 and he has covered several hurricanes beyond 2017, including the devastation of Superstorm Sandy in 2012, the massive earthquake and tsunami in Japan in 2011, and the Haiti earthquake in 2010.
He joined the network in 1987 as a copywriter for morning programming and later took on production responsibilities in the field and for long-form reports. From 1989 through 1993, he served as an anchor and reporter for CNN Newsroom, a news program for high school and middle school students.
Todd became a news producer based in Washington, D.C., in 1993 and then an editorial producer for Larry King Live in 1997. He also became a senior producer in 2000, eventually becoming the senior producer for Wolf Blitzer Reports, a precursor to The Situation Room. While a producer, he began offering on-air reports in January 2004 and became an on-air correspondent full-time in 2006. Prior to CNN, Brian had served as a reporter for Guam Cable TV in the Pacific Marianas Islands; a sports producer for WTAE-TV in Pittsburgh, and a sports producer for WJLA-TV in Washington, D.C.
Brian Todd Salary
Todd earns an average salary of $201,810 per year.
Brian Todd Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of $1 million.
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