Johns Avlon Bio, Age, Family, Wife (Margaret Hoover), Children,CNN, Salary, Networth


John Avlon Biography

John Phillips Avlon is an American journalist and political commentator. He is a Senior Political Analyst and anchor at CNN and former editor-in-chief and managing director of The Daily Beast from 2013 to 2018. He previously worked as a columnist and associate editor for The New York Sun and chief speechwriter for former New York mayor Rudolph Giuliani.

John Phillips Avlon age

Avlon was born on January 19, 1973.

John Avlons Education

He was educated at Milton Academy, a coeducational, independent preparatory school in Milton, Massachusetts and attained his bachelor’s degree from Yale University and an MBA from Columbia University.

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John Avion Wife

In 2009 Avion married Margaret Hoover who didn’t change her name. she grew up in Colorado where her father was a mining executive, she has been a political and media consultant in New York and a commentator on the Fox News Channel. In 2011 She wrote American Individualism: How a New Generation of Conservatives Can Save the Republican party. Currently, she is the host of Firing Line reboot on PBS. She is a great-granddaughter of President Herbert Hoover. In 2018 The New York Times profiled their marriage describing it as, “a bit like hanging out with the members of a very good-looking high school debate team warming up for a match…Their telegenic union may be a lesson in overcoming the orthodoxies that divide us.

John Avlon Children

Avlon and hoover have a son known as Jack, born in 2013, and a daughter Toula Lou, born in 2015.

John Avlon Career

Avlon began his career as a speechwriter for Mayor Rudolph Giuliani. He then got a promotion to a Chief Speechwriter and the Deputy Director of Policy. He prepared the mayor’s addresses for the State of the City (1999 through 2001), testimony to Congress on Homeland Security, and address to the UN General Assembly on counter-terrorism.

Avlon has lectured at Yale University, NYU, the Citadel, the Kennedy School of Government, and the State Department’s visiting journalist program. He was Director of Speechwriting and Deputy Policy Director for Giuliani’s 2008 presidential campaign.

he was also a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute. He is an advisory board member of the Citizens Union of New York, Bronx Academy of Letters, and the Theodore Roosevelt Association.

A month after the launch of The Daily Beast in 2008 avlon joined and worked as a columnist and moving on to a political editor, executive editor and then managing editor and in 2013 he became editor-in-chief of The Daily Beast where he increased the website readers and overall size of its social media community.

May 2018 Avlon announced his departure from The Daily Beast and moving to CNN as Senior Political Analyst and Anchor. Shortly after his announcement of his departure, a statement was then issued by Barry Diller, chairman and senior executive of IAC saying that”John Avlon has been a superb editorial leader of the Daily Beast. He’s built a formidable newsroom and a culture of excellence and decency. I only wish him the best for the future, and greatly am appreciative of his bringing Noah Shachtman onboard as his deputy so that we’re in the position to continue the fine work of the Daily Beast.”
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avlon has appeared on a number of television shows such as The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, The Daily Show, and Real Time with Bill Maher as well as on news programs: MSNBC, PBS, CNN, and C-SPAN

Avlon created and hosted “Wingnut of the Week” segment on CNN. He also appeared as a commentator on Erin Burnett’s OutFront throughout the 2012 election cycle as well as guest hosting in her absence.

His first appearance on Television was 2005 on the Daily Show with Jon Stewart to discuss his book Independent Nation

On CNN Avlon appearances on New Day (TV_program) as well as guest anchoring for programs including State of America and Reliable Sources. In September Avlon began a new segment on New Day called Reality Check where he analyzes controversial political topics of the day. The segment was referred to as “a standout, and a welcome feature on television in a current era lacking in reality-based news coverage.

John Avlon Net-worth

Avlons net-worth has not yet been declared to the public domain.

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