Evan Perez Profile
Evan Perez is an American News Reporter and Correspondent working for CNN in Atlanta, Georgia. He is thrilled to work with the network’s news team.
Evan Perez Career
Perez serves at CNN as a Washington DC bureau-based Senior Justice Correspondent. He covers crime, legal, and national security issues. Previously, Perez principally reported on the Russia investigation where he assisted in leading the team that reported on the Department of Justice.
He, together with CNN colleagues Jim Sciutto, Carl Bernstein, and Jake Tapper, won the White House Correspondents’ Association’s Merriman Smith Award in the category of broadcast. The award was for their coverage of how the intelligence community thought Russia had compromising information on Donald Trump (then-President-elect), in January 2017.
Perez was the 1st journalist to deliver the news on CNN when the 1st charges against the attack leader on the United States diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya. Also, he was the 1st to deliver the news about the prosecutors who filed criminal charges against Bob Menendez (United States Senator).
Before Perez joined CNN, he worked for the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) where he recently was responsible for leading Justice coverage. There he assisted in breaking news on the complaint that sparked the federal investigation of David Petraeus (former CIA Director), following the removal of an FBI agent in the case. For multiple years at the Wall Street Journal, he reported on Hurricane Katrina, as well as business beats on real estate, cruise lines, and airlines.
For his education, Perez is a proud graduate of the University of South Florida, Tampa. He graduated from the university with a bachelor’s degree in Journalism. He started his journalism career at Associated Press (AP) in Miami where he worked as a reporter.
Quick Facts About Perez
|Full Name||Evan Perez|
|Age||46 years old as of 2022|
|Net Worth||$500,000 – $1 Million|
Evan Perez Age
Perez is 46 years old as of 2022. He was born on July 1, 1976, in Belize City, Belize, United States. He celebrates his birthday on the 1st of July every year.
Evan Perez Height
Perez stands at a height of approximately 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m).
Evan Perez Family
Information regarding Perez’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Evan Perez Wife/Partner
Perez is married to his lovely spouse, whose names are currently under review. His wife is a native of Puerto Rico. Information about their wedding and engagement is unknown. There is also no information regarding the couple having any children.
Evan Perez Salary
Being one of the top journalists for CNN, he earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Evan Perez’s Net Worth
Perez has an estimated net worth of between $500,000 – $1 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a News Reporter and Correspondent.
Evan Perez Weight Loss
Perez posted a tweet in July 2018 that left speculations that he lost some weight. He has however not talked about his weight loss in the public. There will be an update as soon as the information about his weight is available in the limelight.
At CNN Perez works alongside;
- Phil Mattingly
- Suzanne Malveaux
- Patrick Oppmann
- Ryan Nobles
- Paula Newton
- Chad Myers
- Jeanne Moos
- David McKenzie
- Oren Liebermann
- Alex Marquardt
- Miguel Marquez
- Athena Jones
- Laura Jarrett
- Kristen Holmes
- Paula Hancocks