Brianna Keilar : Family, Net Worth, Parents, Husband, Children, Education and Salary

Brianna Marie Keilar is an Australian-born American political commentator and journalist know all about her in this article as like her Family, Net Worth, Parents, Husband, Children, Education and Salary

Brianna Keilar : Family, Net Worth, Parents, Husband, Children, Education and Salary
Brianna Keilar Political Commentator
  Bio
Name Brianna Marie Keilar
Birthdate ( Age) 21 September 1980 
Place of Birth Canberra, Australia
Nationality American
Marital Status  Married
Spouse/Partner Fernando Lujan
Children Two (Antonio Allen Martinez Lujan & Teddy Lujan (Stepson)
Parents Glenn Keilar and Miriam Allen
Education University of California, Berkeley (BA)
Profession Political Commentator & Journalist
Net Worth $8 Million
Salary $200,000 per year
Last Update Nonember 2021

Brianna Marie Keilar is an Australian-born American political commentator and journalist who is the co-anchor of New Day with John Berman on CNN. She previously worked as a White House correspondent, senior political correspondent,Congressional correspondent and general assignment correspondent for CNN in Washington.

Prior to that, Keilar worked at CNN Newsource as a national correspondent, also in Washington. Before joining New Day, She was the host of CNN Right Now with Brianna Keilar.

Early Life and Family

Keilar was born in Canberra, Australia's Australian Capital Territory. Glenn, her father, is an Australian, and Miriam, her mother, is an American. At the time of Brianna's birth, the Keilars were stationed in Australia. Keilar and her family immigrated to America in 1982 and resided in Orange County, California. Keilar graduated from Mission Viejo High School in 1998, and during her senior year, she was named homecoming queen. Keilar then went to the University of California, Berkeley, where she earned a bachelor's degree in mass communications and a master's degree in psychology in 2001.

Brianna Keilar Husband

Keilar married Dave French on May 2, 2009.They later divorced. In July 2016, Keilar announced that she was engaged to Fernando Lujan, an active duty Green Beret who was then a director on the National Security Council at the White House.During CNN's New Year's Eve Live on December 31, 2016, Brooke Baldwin announced that Keilar and Lujan had married the previous evening in Las Vegas.She gave birth to a boy on June 8, 2018.

Brianna Keilar Net Worth

Brianna Marie Keilar is an Australian-born American political commentator and journalist has an estimated Net Worth around $8 Million.Keilar earns an average salary of up to $200,000 per year.

Brianna Keilar Instagram

Brianna is a social media user and is active almost on all platforms. she goes by the username @briannakeilar on Instagram where she is a verified user with 70.2k followers. On Twitter as well she is a verified user with more than 334k followers and joined the platform back in June 2009. 

Professional Career

Keilar began her on-air career in Yakima, Washington, at the CBS affiliate KIMA. She also co-hosted the morning drivetime show Billy, Blue and Brianna, too: The Morning Zoo on contemporary hits station, KFFM.She then moved to CBS News, where she served as an anchor, reporter and producer for a CBS newscast that aired on MTVU, MTV's college network. She was also a fill-in anchor on the CBS News overnight newscast, Up to the Minute, and a freelance reporter for the weekend edition of CBS Evening News.

From CBS, Keilar joined CNN as a correspondent for CNN Newsource, providing breaking news coverage and reports from the nation’s capital for approximately 800 CNN Newsource partner stations. As a general assignment correspondent for the network, she covered a wide range of stories, including the 2007 Virginia Tech massacre, where she was the first CNN correspondent at the scene.

While covering Congress, Keilar earned the 2009 National Press Foundation Everett McKinley Dirksen Award for Distinguished Reporting of Congress for her fall 2008 coverage of the $700 billion bank bailout.While covering the Obama White House, Keilar earned the White House Correspondents' Association's 2014 Aldo Beckman Memorial Award for her coverage of the rollout of Obamacare.Keilar, a military spouse, began writing a column called Home Front in 2019, which tells stories of military families and tries to bridge the civilian-military divide.