Mimi Gurbst Biography, Age, Net Worth, Education, Career, ABC News

Mimi Gurbst Biography

Mimi Gurbst is an American journalist who worked at ABC News as the head of news coverage and vice president of the network. Mimi Gurbst worked for ABC News for 30 years as a senior executive. She was in charge of global news coverage as well as staff management in the network’s news bureaus.


Mimi Gurbst Age

She was born in the United States of America.

Mimi Gurbst Education

She earned her bachelor’s degree with honors from Brandeis University and her master’s degree in education from Harvard University.

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Gurbst joined ABC News in the early 1980s and was the chief of news coverage for almost two decades. Gurbst was elevated to Senior Producer for Diane Sawyer and World News with Charles Gibson in 2008, with responsibility for future, features, and domestic news stories. She left the network in 2010 to attend the Harvard School of Education’s master’s degree program in “Risk and Prevention,” hoping to turn her counseling abilities into a new job as a high school guidance counselor. Gurbst received his Harvard diploma in 2011 and worked as a Teaching Fellow at the Harvard Graduate School of Education in 2012.

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Gurbst was ABC News’ chief of news coverage and vice president of the network. After nearly 30 years at ABC, she retired in 2010 to become a high school guidance counselor. Jessica Stedman Guff submitted a letter to the editor of The New York Observer in May 2010 in support of Gurbst, speaking out against the unfavorable remarks.

Gurbst works as an education consultant with superintendents and principals to help them improve their communication abilities. She leads big group workshops and individual coaching to help education leaders be more effective and confident when speaking to the public and the press. She collaborates with school leaders all around the country. She presently teaches in Harvard Education’s school doctoral leadership program and has spoken at a number of Harvard post-professional education sessions.

Mimi Gurbst Net Worth

Mimi has an estimated net worth of 500 thousand dollars.