Journalism is the voice of people. Or so it is called. People expect to hear undiluted and genuine opinions on the matters happening around the world. So, what happens when people don’t get that? Well, Trish Regan is facing the consequences because of her in-the-moment act.
To make it clear, Trish is a Fox News anchor who is on-air dismissal right now. Her comment on the present coronavirus as “another attempt to impeach the president” left the severe network-facing backlash. Let us talk about the matter in detail right now, along with her career.
But first, here are some facts about Trish Regan.
Trish Regan: Quick Facts
Tricia Ann Regan
December 13, 1972
Hampton, New Hampshire, US
James A. Ben
Age and Height Measurements: How Old Is Trish Regan?
The controversial reporter, Trish Regan, was born on December 13, 1972, under the star sign of Capricorn. Regan is 47 years old as of now. However, age is just a number when it comes to Regan.
Already in her late 40s, the Fox reporter stands at the height of 5 feet 5 inches(166 cm) and weighs around 58 kg(128 lbs). With her toned figure and silky blonde hair, Trish is always camera ready.
Not to mention, Regan has got striking blue eyes and fair skin complexion. No wonder, many accuse Trish of talking help from plastic surgery to attain such youth.
Early Life and Education: Who Are Trish Regan Parents?
The television host Trish Regan was born as Tricia Ann Regan in Hampton, New Hampshire, the United States of America. Regan is American by nationality, while her ethnicity is white.
But this blonde beauty has not revealed anything when it comes to her parents and siblings. As for her education, Regan attended Phillips Exeter Academy and went to study voice in Graz, Austria.
Similarly, Trish then enrolled at the New England Conservatory of Music, located in Boston. Also, her education then took her to Columbia University. From there the Fox Business reporter graduated with a B.A. in history in 2000.
Professional Career: Primetime
As one can see, Regan did not always think of being a journalist so, what changed her mind then? Well, the young Trish was inspired by her mother to commit in her craft, which ultimately led Regan to pursue her career in journalism.
Despite the absence of their name, Regan’s mother was also a journalist for Daily Telegraph in the 1960s and the Boston Globe in the 80s. With her mother, young Regan used to travel a lot.
Trish got her start in the reporting world in 2001 at CBS MarketWatch. There she worked as a business correspondent reporting for the CBS Evening News till 2007.
During her time that Regan also contributed to Face the Nation and 48 Hours. Not to mention, Regan’s report on the terror connection between the Tri-Border region of South America and Islamic terrorist groups earned her an Emmy nomination in 2007.
Likewise, in 2002, Regan got received the Most Outstanding Young Broadcast Journalist Award from the Northern California Society of Professional Journalists.
From then on, Trish was affiliated with networks like CNBC, Bloomberg Television, Fox Business Network, and Fox News Channel. During her time in Bloomberg Television, Regan hosted the daily global market show titled ‘Street Smart with Trish Regan.’
Trish Regan: Donald Trump and Controversies
Since Donald Trump‘s tenure began, Trish was known for being a huge supporter of him. The New York Times even described Regan as ‘reliably pro-Trump personality.’ But her such attachment to the 45th US President is the thing that has brought mayhem on Regan at the moment.
For those who don’t know, Trish Regan is on-air dismissal at the moment due to her comment made on the Fox Network. Likewise, Trish made a comment that the pandemic disease coronavirus is nothing but another attempt to impeach the president.
This evidently did not go well with the viewers, and as a result, her cable network faced a firestorm of criticisms this week. The disease which started in Wuhan, China, has taken over the world with thousands at their death. Hence, Regan such comment was sure to stir up the general public who are fearing the natural calamity.
Moreover, Regan’s 8 p.m. program ‘Trish Regan Primetime’ is currently on hiatus until further notice. Also, Fox Business Network has not given any updates on Regan either.
Salary and Net Worth- How Much Money Does Trish Regan Make?
Since her time in journalism, Trish Regan has worked for many networks, including CBS, NBC, and Fox. Currently, on hiatus, Trish has earned enough from her successful career as an anchor an TV host. As of 2020, Regan’s net worth amounts to $20 million.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Trish Regan earns $8 million annually as her salary. This alone states the popularity of the American reporter. However, she has not disclosed any of her assets and financial details in the general media.
Trish Regan Personal Life: Husband and Children
Talking about her family, Trish is a married woman as of now. She is married to James A. Ben, an American investment banker. He is currently working as the head of M&A, North American, at Rothschild & Co.
Before this, James worked as the managing director at Barclays. Moreover, he even joined Trish in DC on Fox Business News on January 20, 2017.