Erin Mcpike Biography
Erin McPike, born Erin Kathleen McPike is an American news reporter and journalist who currently works as a partner for Swan Street Strategies since February 2018 which provides media training and coaching.
Despite making great progress in a short span of time, Erin surprised all her fans when she announced that she was leaving journalism for a period of time. She stepped out of her roles with CNN in March 2016. When it comes to journalism, the goal for many aspiring journalists is to work in print media or television for a national publication. Sadly, through a combination of lack of talent, dedication, and opportunity, many journalists do not get to this height over the course of their career. One person who does not fall into this category is Erin McPike. Those who are great news followers, especially on television, are likely to know Erin McPike. She has worked across a few national and international news media outlets such as CNN and NBC. She has also made a name for herself in print media with organizations such as the National Journal and RealClearPolitics. In 2017, Erin was also the only journalist to travel with Rex Tillerson, former ExxonMobil CEO and Secretary of State on his first trip to Asia. This resulted in exclusive interviews with him which other reporters have no access to & she kept some details of the interview to herself.
It sparked outrage among other reporters of the White House Correspondents Association, where they thought was unfair to them.
She claimed that she had no idea that she was going to be maligned… as an enemy of the press corps.
Erin Mcpike Age
McPike was born on 28 June 1983 in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States. She is 35 years old as of 2018.
Erin Mcpike Height
McPike stands at a height of 5 feet and 4 inches. She has a slim figure with so-called banana shape body measurements. Erin has the body measurements of 34-25-35 inches.
Erin Mcpike Family
She is the daughter of parents – Richard McPike (father) and Amy Burrill (mother). She grew up along with her family members and a brother Jonathan McPike.
Erin Mcpike Husband
However, this prolific News reporter Erin McPike, who has indulged viewers through her coverage, has left her followers in confusion when it comes to her personal life. Nevertheless, many, especially her fans, have shown strong interest in knowing about the man in her life. This curiosity eventually sprang up a name, Whitney Conrad McDonald, who many believe to be her partner. As always, there was no confirmation from the journalist.
Erin Mcpike Education
She attended the Sycamore High School and graduated class of 2001. She was awarded baccalaureate with honors from the American University in Washington, D.C. in 2005, with majors in political science and journalism.
While studying in university, she did an exchange to London for a semester.
Erin Mcpike Career
Erin began her career as a Campaign Staff Writer with the National Journal in 2006.
She moved as a reporter to NBC News after a year and a half.
After 7 months in 2008, she returned to the National Journal, working as a political reporter. She served as the lead reporter for National Journal’s Convention Nightly.
McPike then joined RealClearPolitics, political news and aggregator of data polling. As a National Political Reporter, she covered the 2012 U.S. presidential election and broke news with previously unreported details on presidential politics. CNN then employed her as a correspondent in 2013, covering the White House news and serving as the special correspondent for the show “The Lead with Jake Tapper.” Erin has been with CNN for 2 years.
In 2016, she took a break from journalism and joined tech start-up incubator 1776. The founders of 1776 stated that Erin’s expertise and experience will help capture the international media they need to expand their business.
Erin Mcpike Net Worth And Salary
The CNN Correspondent’s estimated salary ranges from $ 87 K to $ 186 K, according to the Glass Door. In addition to Journalism, Erin has been working as a partner of the company called Swann Street Strategies since February 2018. She has not revealed her net worth yet.
Erin Mcpike Cnn
CNN employed her in 2013 as a Correspondent, where she covered White House news and served as the special correspondent for the show “The Lead with Jake Tapper”. Erin was with CNN for 2 years.
Erin Mcpike Swann Street
She currently works as a partner for Swan Street Strategies since February 2018 which provides media training and coaching.