MJ Lee Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Husband, CNN, Salary, and Net Worth

MJ Lee is a South Korean Correspondent and News Reporter working for CNN in Atlanta, Georgia. She joined the network in January 2015.

MJ Lee Profile

MJ Lee is a South Korean Correspondent and News Reporter working for CNN in Atlanta, Georgia. She joined the network in January 2015.

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MJ Lee

MJ Lee Education

Lee spent her junior year of high school in South Korea and later on moved to the U.S. to attend a boarding school and has never gone back to South Korea. In the year 2005, she attended Georgetown University where she graduated 4 years later with a Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Government and Chinese. While at the university, she was interning at South China Morning Post and The Washington Post. She was offered an entry-level journalism position but unfortunately was then rejected due to being on a visa. Lee became a citizen of America on September 17, 2016.

MJ Lee Career

Lee serves at CNN as a White House correspondent based in New York City. Previously, she served as a political correspondent where she reported on the 2020 presidential election, concentrating on the campaign of Elizabeth Warren during the primaries before covering the campaign of Joe Biden and the transition. Before that, Lee concentrated on the national #MeToo movement – especially its implications in government and on Capitol Hill.

Lee has covered various breaking news on significant misconduct allegations involving political figures and elected officials such as Senator Al Franken, Rep. Blake Farenthold, and Rob Porter. Also, she has reported on the legislative debate in Washington DC to reform the culture that surrounds sexual harassment.

She reported on the Republican efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act in the year 2017, covering both the real-life implications of proposed policy changes around the nation and the heated political deliberations in Washington DC. She has traveled the nation to provide an extensive report on the 2016 presidential election, concentrating on Hillary Clinton in the general election as well as on President Donald Trump during the primaries.

On the trail of the campaign, she produced a number of deeply reported large-scale pieces such as “Resetting red and blue in the Rust Belt,” “Being Muslim in America in the year of Donald Trump,” and “Why I’m voting for Donald Trump,” on the mood of American voters.┬áBefore Lee joined CNN, she served as a politics and finance reporter at Politico in Washington, D.C.

Quick Facts About MJ Lee

Full Name Lee Min-jung
Age 35 years old as of 2022
Nationality South Korean
Spouse Alex Burns
Net Worth $1 Million – $5 Million

MJ Lee Age, How old is MJ Lee?

Lee is 35 years old as of 2022. She was born on March 5, 1987, in Seoul, South Korea. She celebrates her birthday on the 5th of March every year.

MJ Lee Height

How tall is MJ Lee? Lee stands at a height of approximately 5 feet 3 inches (1.60 m).

MJ Lee Family

Lee was raised in Hong Kong, China alongside her brother, whose names are unknown at the moment. Her brother is an alumnus of Hong Kong International School. Information regarding Lee’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.

MJ Lee’s Husband, Wedding

Lee is married to her lovely spouse, Alex Burns, a political analyst at CNN and a national political correspondent for The New York Times. He is a 2008 grad of Harvard College. Alex is 36 years old as of 2022 having been born on April 3, 1986, in Riverdale. The couple met while they were both working at Politico. They tied the knot on October 26, 2003.

MJ Lee’s Baby Daughter

Lee and her husband take great pride in being mom and dad to their one daughter, whose names are currently under review. The daughter is 1 year old as of 2022 having been born in February 2021.

MJ Lee Salary

Being one of the top journalists for CNN, she earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.

MJ Lee’s Net Worth

Lee has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a Correspondent and News Reporter.

At CNN Lee works alongside;

  1. Phil Mattingly
  2. Suzanne Malveaux
  3. Patrick Oppmann
  4. Ryan Nobles
  5. Paula Newton
  6. Chad Myers
  7. Jeanne Moos
  8. David McKenzie
  9. Oren Liebermann
  10. Alex Marquardt
  11. Miguel Marquez
  12. Athena Jones
  13. Laura Jarrett
  14. Kristen Holmes
  15. Paula Hancocks
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