Reena Ninan became professionally known as a TV journalist after she appeared on Fox News Channel, where she was made the Middle East Correspondent in the year 2007. During her working periods, she reported diverse occurrences and embarked on a journey to Israel, Indonesia, Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt, and Libya as a correspondent alongside Hillary Clinton.
Biography, Parents and Ethnicity
Reena Ninan, the comely American television journalist was born on the 18th of April 1979 in Tampa, Florida, United States of America. She grew up in Tampa, Florida, where she was raised by her Indian parents. When she was a child, she developed a passion for acting. Reena Ninan was further propelled by her parents to take on acting as a career. Despite the fact that she has Indian descent, she can speak English and Malayalam language fluently. She presently works with CBS News situated in New York City.
After Reena Ninan graduated from high school, she enrolled at George Washington University where she bagged a degree in Political Communication and a minor in Women Studies. While she was schooling, she studied Hebrew and Arabic languages. After she graduated from college, Reena Ninan started her career as an anchorwoman for the notable World News Now Program. The delectable TV personality also worked for America This Morning TV program. She was also a student of the University of California between 2007 and 2009; ultimately, she graduated with a Human Resource Management license.
In the year 2011, Reena Ninan gave a report about the Arab spring and interviewed the president of Palestine. Reena was recognized as one of the “Women on the Front Lines” by the renowned Glamour Magazine. After working as a correspondent for five years, she got a job with ABC News in 2012. Since then, Reena reported several significant political events of the White House and the State Department. More so, she co-anchored different shows and served as the reporter of Good Morning America, Nightline and 20/20.
As the principal correspondent, Ninan gave reports about the after-effects of the 2013 Moore tornado and the last moments of the anti-apartheid revolutionary, political stalwart and philanthropist – Nelson Mandela. Later on, Reena relocated to New York City where she continued being a reporter. She further embarked on a journey abroad as a foreign correspondent.
In 2015, Reena Ninan co-anchored for the early morning TV show on ABC, World News Now. She was also involved in a different project known as American This Morning alongside T.J Holmes. Reena gave a report about Kenya’s Carissa University and Al-Shaabab’s cataclysmic attack in the year 2015. She is also the correspondent for CBN’s This Morning and CBS’s Evening News. Reena is an enthusiastic person as she is a non-professional culinary artist. As a philanthropist, she serves as the Human Capital Generalist at the Children’s hospital of the Oakland Research Institute. She happens to be the manager coordinating the affairs of the institute. Her doggedness and zest for being active have placed her on the world map.
Is Reena Ninan Married, Who’s Her Husband?
Reena is happily married to Kevin Peraino; a popular reporter. The couple dated for several years before they tied the nuptial knot. The lovebirds came in contact during their working years. Several news channels covered the wedding of this duo. The union is blessed with two kids: Jack and Kate.
The couple has been able to stay glued to each other. Many believe that the fact that they practice the same profession has helped their union to thrive. Reena Ninan and her family currently reside in New York. No rumour of divorce has been associated with the couple.
Reena is an ardent user of Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She has about 7,206 followers on Facebook, over 4,739 on Instagram and over 17k on Twitter. She communicates with her followers through the social media handles.
Her Salary and Net Worth
The net worth of Reena is not known, all we do know is that she is being rewarded handsomely. This is because she has worked as a reporter for several media giants, and earns a whopping sum of $183,000 monthly.
Height and Weight
Reena Ninan stands at a height of 5 ft 4 inches and weighs 54kg.