Rebecca Berg is a widely recognised political journalist who has played a predominant role in the television news industry. She is presently associated with CNN, working as a political reporter, having previously served as a political analyst at the news agency. Having started her journalism career in 2012, Berg has worked for other television networks including RealClearPolitics where she served as the national political reporter and equally gained much recognition for her exclusive coverage of the United States Presidential election held in 2016. The brilliant journalist who is well-known for her hard work and commitment to her chosen career has also been a guest on other TV stations such as MSNBC and FOX News. Read on to find out more fascinating facts about her life and career achievements.
Rebecca Berg’s Biography
The quick-witted reporter’s birthdate is recorded as 17th January 1990 and her place of birth is San Diego, California, United States. She is the daughter of Steven I. Berg and Kristi M. Gomez. Her father was into real estate investment and was a co-founder of San Diego Castles Realty situated in Poway, California of which her mother, also a real estate investor is co-founded. Following the death of her father, her mother remarried another spouse, Manuel B. Gomez who is now her stepfather.
Rebecca Berg is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science. Upon graduation from the university in the year 2011, Berg carried out several internship programs for which she worked at St. Louis Post-Dispatch for five months and The New Yorker for four months. Then in January 2012, she began working as an online editorial intern at the New York Magazine, which lasted for five months.
Her Career Achievements
Rebecca Berg put her journalism career to a start at The New York Times where she provided reportage on political happenings and events for three months. She later joined Buzzfeed in September 2012, as a Washington DC-based reporter. After spending eight months at the news network, the intelligent journalist was recruited by Washington Examiner as a correspondent that covers political stories from the local and foreign scenes. After one year and 10 months stint at the news agency, she moved on to join RealClearPolitics. There, she gained prominence as one of the talented political reporters in the United States following her excellent reportage during the 2016 United States Presidential election.
As a result of her work performance and enthusiasm, Rebecca Berg’s services were sought after by one of the notable news agencies across the globe, CNN which she joined in July 2016 as a political analyst. Following her work ethic, the adept journalist rose through ranks as she began working as a political reporter based in Washington D.C Metro Area in 2017, a role she is still carrying out till date. Having spent more than three years at CNN, Berg is known for her exceptional reportage on political campaigns, committees, and groups. She has also appeared as a guest on other TV networks like CBS and C-SPAN.
Facts About The CNN Journalist
1. Rebecca Berg’s Personal Relationship
Aside from achieving a somewhat successful career in journalism, Rebecca Berg is enjoying a blissful union with her husband, Brendan Kelly Buck. The pair met at a congress held in Washington DC in 2013. Soon after, they bonded and began dating. The couple eventually solemnized the union on November 17, 2018. The wedding ceremony was held at the Inn at Little Washington located in Washington, Va., and was officiated by a United Church of Christ minister, Rev. Jeffrey L.
2. About Her Husband
Berg’s husband, Brendan Kelly Buck is a graduate of the University of Georgia. He works as the Chief Adviser on Communications to the former United States House Speaker, Paul D. Ryan who is a Republican. He has previously worked as a communication director, press secretary, and spokesperson. His parents are Mark A. Buck and Tracey Kelley Buck. His father was the owner of an Atlanta-based recruiting company that focused on the hospitality industry, while his mother works as an independent software contractor who ended her professional career as a software consultant for SAP America in Atlanta.
3. She has appeared in TV Shows
Aside from her broadcasting career, Rebecca Berg has made a few appearances on television shows such as Fox and Friends, Cashin’ In, and Hannity.
4. Rebecca Berg’s Body Measurements
The elegant reporter is standing at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m) and her slim body build weighs about 60 kg (132 lb). Her other body measurements are given as Bust – 36 inches, Waist – 25 inches and Hip – 35 inches.
5. Her Net Worth
Rebecca Berg reportedly earns an annual salary that is more than $200,000 and her net worth is estimated at $700,000.