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Jeff Zeleny Bio, Childhood, Family, and Education
Jeff Zeleny was born on 10th June 1973 in Exeter, Nebraska, the USA. His father name is Robert Dean and mother name is Diane Naomi. He has two older brothers James Robert Zeleny and Michael Jon Zeleny. He raised on the family farm with his siblings. Likewise, he studied at the Exeter High School. He reported on sports to the York New-Times during school years. After graduation, he enrolled at the University of Nebraska and graduated from the university in 1996.
Likewise, he graduated with a major in journalism and political science. He worked as an editor in the university’s newspaper, Daily Nebraskan. Jeff holds American nationality and belongs to American nationality and belongs to unknown ethnicity. He has 5 feet 8 inches height and has unknown weight. He has salt pepper hair colour and has blue eye colour. His zodiac sign is Gemini.
Jeff Zeleny Career
Jeff Zeleny began his career when he interned for some newspaper. The newspapers were the Wall Street Journal, the Florida Times-Union and the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette in college. Similarly, he started working for The Des Moines Register in 1996. He wanted to become a sports reporter in the early days. But the importance of the Iowa caucuses led him to become a political specialist.
In the year 2000, Jeff Zeleny was writing for The Chicago Tribune. And he covered the presidential campaigns in 2002 and 2004 for the paper. Similarly, in the year 2006, The New York Times hired him to cover politics. He covered the 2012 presidential election for the paper being a lead reporter.
Likewise, he received attention at President Barack Obama’s 100-day press conference. He asked President Obama how he was “surprised, troubled, enchanted, and humbled” during his first days in office. Moreover, in February 2013, he was hired by ABC News to be their senior Washington correspondent and to file stories for the website. Finally, in the year 2015, he joined CNN and in January 2017, he was named Senior White House Correspondent.
Jeff Zeleny Relationship
The 45 years old, Jeff Zeleny was always addressed as an openly gay. Before he did not open up about his sexuality in the past and people assumed him as gay without complete information. However, Jeff neither confirmed it nor denied it.
Jeff is not a married man and he has not revealed about his partner and love life. It is said that he is single and focusing on his career.
Jeff Zeleny Ney Worth and Online Presence
The American journalist, Jeff Zeleny has earned the decent income from his career. He has a net worth of $1 million USD and earns $143,852. Likewise, Jeff is active on social media. He has around 9k followers on Instagram, 272k followers on Twitter and 6.5k followers on Facebook.