Joie Chen Biography
Joie Chen is an award-winning journalist from the United States working as the director of Medill’s programs in Washington, D.C. Chen is a member of the Medill Hall of Achievement Inaugural Class of 1997. She is a seasoned television journalist with the network. For three years, she previously presented “America Tonight,” the daily prime time news and current affairs magazine show for Al Jazeera America.
How old is Joie Chen? – Age
The American television journalist is 60 years old as of August 28, 2021. She was born in1961 in the United States of America.
Joie Chen Husband
Chen is married to Michael Chen. The couple lives in Bethesda with their son Evan.
Joie Chen Career
She worked as a reporter and anchor at Atlanta’s WXIA-TV in Atlanta from 1985 to 1991 until CNN, and also as a correspondent for USA Today On TV. She began her broadcast journalism career as a reporter and producer at WCIV-TV in Charleston, South Carolina, but soon decided she had more talent than the former. Chen earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in journalism from the journalism degree She is a member of the Medill Board of Advisors and as the representative of the Asian American Journalists Association, also serves on the Accrediting Council on Education in Media and Mass Communications.
She is also the principal of Way Forward Media, a consultancy firm for media and branding. Prior to that, she was executive vice president of Branded News Worldwide, which produced web outlets to provide niche markets with news and knowledge for companies and sectors. Joie Chen joined Al Jazeera America in the summer of 2013 to become the lead anchor of America Tonight, their flagship news show. On 20 August 2013, the show went online. Chen has covered a variety of human interest issues in the United States, including domestic and world news stories, delivering long-form TV evening news.
Prior to that, she was a Washington, D.C.-based CBS News reporter covering the White House and Capitol Hill and a regular contributor to the long-form news show of the network, “CBS Sunday Morning.” Chen was a long-time host and correspondent for CNN and CNN International prior to her job at CBS News. She hosted the flagship show of the network, “The World Today,” and produced the first digital television program for the network, “NewsSite with Joie Chen.” She was awarded two national Emmy awards and was honored for market reporting by the Gerald Loeb awards in financial journalism.
Joie Chen Net Worth
Joie’s net worth is not estimated. She has made a good fortune from her journalism career.