Who is Joy Reid? How Rich Is She?

Joy Reid is a noted American television host, MSNBC national correspondent, and political commentator. She started her career in 1997 as a journalist. She is also not that active on social media. Interestingly, she paid her bills and her tuition at Harvard and said that, overall, she was a good learning and growing experience.

How old is Joy Reid? She was born in New York City, U.S on December 8, 1968. As of 2022, Joy Reid is 53 years old. Joy is currently living in Brooklyn, New York, US.

She is 5ft 9in tall and weighs around 58 kg. By profession, she is a journalist, commentator, book editor, television presenter, radio personality, and columnist. As of 2022, Joy Reid’s net worth is approximately around $4 million.

Joy Reid uses her Instagram account @joyannreid with 529 followers, while her Twitter account has 2M followers.

Name Joy-Ann M. Lomena-Reid
Famous As Correspondent, and political commentator
Age (as of 2022) 53 years old
Birthday December 8, 1968
Birthplace Brooklyn, NY
Height approx. 5 ft 9 in
Weight approx. 58 kg
Children 3
Husband/Spouse Jason Reid
Net Worth approx. $4 million

Joy Reid’s Height and Weight

How tall is Joy Reid? Her height is 5 feet 9 inches or 1.75m or 175 cm. She weighs around 58 kg or 127.8 lbs.

Joy Reid’s Age

Her birthday falls on December 8, 1968. She is 52 years old. She has US citizenship and is ethnically mixed. Her birth sign is Sagittarius. She was born in Brooklyn, New York.

Joy Reid’s Family

Joy Reid’s father was from the Democratic Republic of the Congo and her mother was a university professor and nutritionist from Guyana. She grew up primarily in Denver, Colorado, until age 17, when her mother died of breast cancer.

She also has siblings. Joy grew up in a Methodist environment and has a sister and a brother. In terms of education, she is well-educated. She graduated from Harvard University in 1991.

Joy Reid’s Husband

She is married to Jason Reid, documentary editor for the Discovery Channel. The couple has three children.

Joy Reid’s Net Worth

What is Joy Reid’s net worth? In 2016 she received the Carol Jenkins Visible and Powerful Media Award from the Women’s Media Center. Her net worth, as of 2022, is estimated to be more than $4 million.

Joy Reid’s Career

Joy Reed began her career as a journalist in 1997. She co-hosted Wake Up South Florida from 2006 to 2007. Joy hosted her daytime cable news show on MSNBC, The Reid Report. She also teaches a course at Syracuse University in Manhattan on race, gender, and media.

Facts about Joy Reid

  1. Joy Reid was nominated for three NABJ Salute to Excellence Awards in 2018.
  2. In 2003, Reid was a fellow at the Knight Center for Journalism.
  3. Reid is the author of Fracture: Barack Obama, the Clintons, and the Racial Gap.
  4. In 2018, Reid’s Saturday morning show averaged nearly a million viewers per week.

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