Maeve Reston Bio, Age, Height, Parents, Husband, Kids, CNN, Net Worth

Maeve Reston

Maeve Reston Biography

Maeve Reston is a media personality serving as a national political reporter for CNN, covering politics on television and digital platforms. She joined the network in November 2014. Previously, she was a political reporter at Los Angeles Times, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and Austin American-Statesman.

Maeve Reston Age

She was born on January 30, 1978 in Los Angeles, California, United States. She is 43 years old.

Maeve Reston Height

Reston is 5 feet 9 inches tall.

Maeve Reston Nationality

She is American by nationality.

Maeve Reston Education

She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in English Language and Literature from Cornell University in 1999. She also received a Master’s degree from Dartmouth College in 2013 where she focused on post-World War II history and politics, particularly the Vietnam War.

Maeve Reston Parents

Reston is the daughter of James Reston Jr. and Denise Leary. Her mother, Denise was a deputy general counsel of programming for NPR in Washington while her father, James is an author of 19 books and 4 plays. They live in Chevy Chase, Maryland.

James’ book, Fragile Innocence, A Father’s Memoir of His Daughter’s Courageous Journey (2006), is the story of his disabled daughter, Hillary. A front page review in the Washington Post called it “carefully crafted….a page-turning read” and Newsweek called it “a story of love and hope.” It was a Washington Post Book World Best Book of 2006 and a finalist for the 2006 Books for a Better Life Award, it was also briefly on the Washington Post best seller list.


Maeve Reston Siblings

She has two siblings. Her sister Hillary is disabled.

Maeve Reston Husband

Reston married Matthew Thomas Byrne on June 13, 2009 at the Adamson House in Malibu, California. Her husband is an editorial assistant to the screenwriter John August.

Maeve Reston Kids

She has a daughter, Lila Grace with her husband, Matthew.

Maeve Reston CNN

Reston is a national political reporter for CNN, covering politics on television and digital platforms from every angle. She joined the network in November 2014 after covering national, state and local politics for the Los Angeles Times for seven years, including the 2008 and 2012 presidential campaigns.

Before joining The Los Angeles Times in June 2006, Reston was a National Political Reporter at Pittsburgh Post-Gazette where she covered the 2004 Presidential Campaign and Congress.

Prior to Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Maeve was a Political Reporter for Austin American-Statesman. While there, she covered education and the Texas Legislature.

Maeve Reston Salary

She earns an average salary of $150,000 per year.

Maeve Reston Net Worth

Her estimated net worth is $1 million.

Maeve Reston Instagram

She does not have an Instagram account.

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