Betsy Woodruff Swan Biography
Betsy Woodruff Swan is an American journalist who currently works for Politico as a national political correspondent and as an MSNBC contributor. Likewise, she also covered Capitol Hill and electoral politics as a political journalist for the Washington Examiner.
How old is Betsy Woodruff Swan ? – Age
Swan is 34 years old as of 2023. She was born on October 31, 1989, in Purcellville, Virginia, United States, where she also grew up.
Betsy Woodruff Swan? – Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.68 m) tall.
Betsy Woodruff Swans Mother, Father, Siblings – Family
Woodruff was born and brought up by her loving parents Scott Woodruff and Jane Tharp Woodruff. Her mother is currently a homemaker but was previously an assistant in a bookshop at the Patrick Henry College bookshop.
She shared her childhood with two siblings her brother Chris Woodruff and her sister Jane Woodruff. Her brother Chris works as an Executive Director of Life Raft International and her sister is an employee at Dunlap Bennet & Ludwig.
Betsy Woodruff Swan Education
Swan enrolled at Hillsdale College in Michigan where she graduated with a bachelor of arts degree in English in 2012.
Is Betsy Woodruff Swan Married? – Husband
Woodruff has been married to her loving husband, Jonathan Swan, since September 14, 2019. Jonathan is of Australian nationality and works as a political reporter at Axios Media. Together the couple has been blessed with a daughter, Esther Jane Swan who was born on September 9, 2020.
Betsy Woodruff Swan Career
Swan is a well-known journalist who is presently working as a political news reporter for Politico. She started her career in media as a news correspondent for National Review and a William F. Buckley Fellow. Her early years were characterized by a devoted search for the truth and a dedication to in-depth reporting.
In 2014, she joined the Washington Examiner during a time of personnel shifts at National Review. Here, she dove into the complex world of political journalism, concentrating on electoral politics and Capitol Hill dynamics. Notably, she also served as a national political reporter for the prestigious news magazine Slate in late 2014.
Moreover, she started working at The Daily Beast in March 2015, expanding her coverage to include federal law enforcement matters. Her entry into the journalism field allowed her to learn about the intricacies of the political and legal systems. Her skill set brought her notoriety on big news networks over her career.
Furthermore, she shared her opinions on important events and political advancements with Fox News and CNN, lending her expertise to both outlets. In addition, she also worked as a contributor to MSNBC which further established her reputation in the field of political analysis. On March 4, 2020, she made her departure from The Daily Beast and got hired at Politico as a news reporter.
Betsy Woodruff Swan’s Net Worth
Citing her journalism career, Woodruff has an estimated net worth of $1 Million to $5 Million (Approx.).