Jessica Schneider Profile
Jessica Schneider is an American journalist working as a justice correspondent based in Washington, D.C. In addition to being an award-winning journalist, she is also an attorney.
Jessica Schneider Education
Schneider credits her high school news program, MHS TV News, for inspiring her and fueling her passion for journalism. Schneider also earned degrees in Political Science and Broadcast Journalism from Boston University in 2002 and was also honored to deliver the College of Communication’s Commencement Address.
Jessica Schneider Career
Schneider is a correspondent as well as an attorney who covers the Supreme Court, the Justice Department, the FBI, and a wide range of legal topics. Throughout the Trump administration, she also provided updates on the Mueller investigation and the confirmation of three Supreme Court justices. Furthermore, she also wrote extensively about the January 6 Capitol attack and the criminal cases that followed.
Schneider previously worked as a reporter at WCBS-TV in New York City, where she covered legal issues and law enforcement. Schneider also received an Emmy Award for her coverage of Governor Chris Christie’s Return Home New Jersey initiative.
She also interviewed anxious parents of disabled adults for 9 months, questioned and confronted Governor Christie and his appointees, and provided a detailed analysis of the program that would have forced hundreds of disabled people into group homes in New Jersey, removing them from facilities across the country where they had lived for decades.
Governor Christie backed down from the plan in July 2015 as a result of media coverage and persistent parental pressure. Schneider also worked as a litigation attorney in New York City for two years. She attended the University of Connecticut School of Law.
Quick Facts About Jessica Schneider
|Age||51 years old as of 2021|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
While there, she was an Articles Editor for the Connecticut Journal of International Law, one of 40 law students selected to work at the United States Securities as well as Exchange Commission in Washington, D.C., and represented criminal defendants in Connecticut courts as part of the UConn Law Criminal Clinic.
Schneider graduated with honors in 2010, and after passing the New York and New Jersey bar exams, he was admitted to practice law in both states as well as their federal courts. Schneider got her start as a video journalist at Capital News 9 in Albany, New York, where she was the Amsterdam, NY Bureau Chief, and Political Reporter. Then, while working as a Weekend Morning Anchor and Reporter at WFSB-TV in Hartford, Connecticut, Schneider went to law school.
Jessica Schneider Age
Jessica is 51 years old as of 2021. She was born on April 26, 1970, in Manchester, Connecticut United States. She celebrates her birthday on April 26 every year.
Jessica Schneider Height
Schneider stands at a height of 5 ft 8 in (1.72 m).
Jessica Schneider Family
Schneider is the daughter of Martha A. Pauly and Robert G. Schneider of Manchester, Conn. She is also the cousin of Matthew Pauly Petrich, who became a Universal Life minister for the event and officiated. She also has a sister who is a designer
Jessica Schneider Husband
Schneider is married to Adam Harrison, a project manager in Arlington Va., for John Moriarty & Associates, a construction management firm. Furthermore, the couple met on Bumble in 2017 and married at District Winery on May 11, 2019.
Jessica Schneider baby
On September 28, 2019, Schneider and her husband publicized that they were expecting their first child in February 2020.”Time to make it Instagram official: on this Thanksgiving Day, Adam and I are thankful to announce we are welcoming #BabyHarrison in February 2020.”
On May 11, 2020, she shared a post on her Instagram page celebrating her first year of mother’s day.”Never could have imagined I’d be celebrating my first Mother’s Day on the eve of my first wedding anniversary in the midst of a global pandemic two days before finishing maternity leave and returning to work. But here we are @eurythmickingofnowhere, and it’s been a glorious 366 days (leap year ?). Happiest of days to all the mothers out there….now I finally know how much hard work it is! ❤️”
Jessica Schneider Salary
Being one of the top journalists for CNN, Schneider earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Jessica Schneider’s Net Worth
Schneider has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a justice correspondent as well as a journalist.
Jessica Schneider CNN religion
Schneider was born and raised in a Christian household and is still Christian.
Jessica Schneider CNN
At CNN Schneider works alongside
- Brianna Keilar
- Brian Stelter
- Ana Cabrera
- Victor Blackwell
- Anna Stewart
- Vedika Sud
- Jake Tapper
- Patrick Snell
- Isa Soares
- Lynn Smith
- Michael Smerconish
- Sara Sidner
- Dan Simon
- Sunlen Serfaty
- Bob Van Dillen