Jeff Zeleny aka Jeffery Dean Zeleny the senior white house correspondent of CNN was born on June 10, 1973, in Exeter, Nebraska U.S to Diane Naomi (mother) and Robert Dean Zeleny (father), he is a responsible American citizen with white ethnicity. James Robert Zeleny and Michael Jon Zeleny are his two older brothers with whom his upbringing was done; they grew up on their family farm. Their roots from both sides of the family originally belonged to the Czech, mostly from Bohemia and some from Moravia; in fact, the word “Zeleny” is a Czech word which is synonymous to green. Jeff during his childhood was an intellectual, inquisitive and supremely talented boy; he also had a keen interest in journalism and country’s politics.
Bio and wiki
Running in his 45th life year he is an amazing person with a good height (5 feet 8 inch), blue eyes, brown hair, a good smile and a highly impressing body language, his birth sign is Gemini ( the third sign of the zodiac). AS he is such a famous personality his wiki is quite impressive talking about his presence on social media, he has a large number of followers on Twitter (248K) and a lot of likes on his face book page too. Further details about his bio such as education, career, and his life activities are mentioned below on the respective headings.
Education and career development
He began his schooling at Exeter high school, a public school situated in his small home town Exeter, Nebraska; during that time he began to contribute sports stories to the York News-Times in the neighboring York country. After the completion of his high school, he went to the University of Nebraska to fulfill his eagerness of studying Journalism from where he graduated in 1996. During his study at the university, he became the editor of the Newspaper Daily Nebraskan, according to some sources he also was highly interested in music, therefore, used to play trumpet in the universities corn-husker Marching band. During his internship, he worked for several News papers like “the Florida Times-Union”, “the Wall Street Journal”, and “the Arkansas Democrat- Gazette”. He officially began working “The Des Moines Register in 1996, he was planning to become a sportswriter but understanding the importance of preference he changed his mind set tilted his job interest towards politics. 2000 became a turning point for him as he began to write for “the Chicago Tribune” up to four continuous years he covered the presidential campaign in the paper, there he received Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Journalism for his work on a series about air traffic controls problem in America. In 2006 he started working for “the New York Times” and in2012 he became the lead reporter and covered the Presidential election. In 2013 he started working at ABC News being their Senior Washington correspondent and filed stories for the website. In March 2015 he joined CNN and in January 2017 he was promoted to senior White House correspondent.
Net worth and salary
Jeff lives a happy and luxurious life as he earns a handsome amount of $250,000 annually but anything about his net worth has not been disclosed clearly. He loves to keep his personal matters far away from the media and is very reserved in such matters. As he is a very successful man and has a good command of media and politics his net worth also might be worth enough for his high quality and luxury life.
Relationship- is he single or has a girlfriend?
Anything about his relationship status is still unknown either he is married or has a girlfriend or might be he is single nothing is known as he has not disclosed anything about his personal life. May be he is very sensitive about such matters and don’t want to expose such things or may be against of spreading private things to the public, hope he will share it at the right time.