Michelle Kosinski is multiple award-winning American journalists best known for her work with CNN. As of now, Kosinski is active as a senior diplomatic correspondent covering the State Department.
Moreover, she has also served as the White House correspondent during Obama‘s administration. So, let’s get to know more about this fantastic and talented reporter. Today we will give you information about her personal life, career, net worth, and much more.
But first, some facts for you guys.
Michelle Kosinski: Quick Facts
|Full Name:||Michelle Kosinski|
|Birth Date:||May 6, 1974|
|Birth Place:||Willingboro, New Jersey, USA|
|Height:||5 feet 5 inches(166 cm)|
|Body Measurements:||36-27-36 inches|
|Spouse:||Kimbell Rush Duncan|
Early Life and Education
The talented reporter was born on May 6, 1974, in Willingboro Township, New Jersey, the United States of America. She is American by nationality and belongs of Polish descent. Also, she was born to Robert Kosinski, a retired biologist who worked for the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, and Jeanette Kosinski, a chemist.
Similarly, she was raised with three of her siblings in Cinnaminson Township, New Jersey. As for her education, the reporter attended elementary school at St. Charles Borromeo School and high school at Holy Cross High School.
Later, Michelle graduated from Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University with a Bachelors’s and Masters’s degrees.
Age and Height
Michelle was born in the year 1974, which makes her 45 years as of now. She also celebrates her birthday every year on the 6th of May. Also, her birth sign is Taurus.
Moreover, the reporter is not only talented but blessed in terms of beauty as well. She has long blonde hair and vibrant blue eyes. Also, she has a gorgeous figure which stands at the height of 5 feet 5 inches(166 cm). She has the perfect hourglass figure, which measures 36-27-36 inches.
Professional Career: CNN
Michelle began her career as an advocacy reporter at WIFR-CBS in Rockford, Illinois. Later, she joined WSOC-TV, located in Charlotte, North Carolina, where she established the Piedmont Bureau.
In 2001, Kosinski moved to WTVJ and covered federal court cases. It led to a report for WTVJ-NBC 6, located in Miami, Florida. By working there, she gained invaluable experience and honed her skills in communicating.
Nonetheless, in 2005, Michelle relocated to London to work as a foreign correspondent for NBC News. There she was able to cover several domestic as well as international events, including terrorist plots and bombings in Europe, the Virginia Tech Shootings, the assassination of Benazir Bhutto, the Alexander Litvinenko poisoning case in London, the 2010 Haiti earthquake, and much more important events.
Moreover, she reported for the Today Show MSNBC, CNBC, and BC Nightly News with Brian Williams.
Awards and Net Worth
For her invaluable efforts and dedication, Michelle has been praised again and again by both the press and viewers. In 2001, she was voted ‘Best Reporter in Charlotte’ by readers of the city’s arts and entertainment magazine.
Furthermore, in 2003, Kosinski received the Suncoast Regional Emmy Awards Craft Winner for reporting on the Haitian Immigrants issue. Just two years later, South Florida Women in Communication named her ‘Woman of the Year’ to contribute to journalism.
As of 2019, the woman with many awards under her name has a hefty net worth of around $10 million. However, she has not made any information about her income public, which makes one wonder about her salary.
Likewise, Michelle owns a 12,000 sq. Foot house in Coral Gables, Florida, which amounts to $5.6 million. Not to mention, with her husband, the reporter owns another lavish property in Notting Hill, London.
Michelle Kosinski: Personal Life
Many might not know this, but the beautiful Kosinski is a married woman as of now. She is married to retired investment banker Kimbell Rush Duncan. The couple tied the knot in a beautiful ceremony held at the Anderson House’s Great Stair Hall in the historic Anderson House mansion located in Massachusetts Avenue, Washington D.C.
Moreover, the couple exchanged their vows on August 9, 2014, in front of their family and guests, which exceed over 150 in number. It also included some A-list journalists such as CNN‘s Wolf Blitzer, Dana Bash, Ed Henry, and Shirley Henry.
Furthermore, after the marriage, Michelle became a mother to Duncan’s children: 5-year-old twins, daughter Sophia, and son Nikita. Also, the children served as the flower girl and ring bearer at the wedding ceremony.
Likewise, Michelle wore a traditional floral crown custom in honour of her polish roots. At the same time, Duncan wore a blue and green tartan-patterned kilt custom to the Duncan clan.
Social Media Presence
Twitter– 50.4k Followers
Instagram– 1,019 Followers