- Short Bio
- Education and Career
- Net Worth and Salary
- Personal Life: who is Jane Mayer married to?
- Wiki and facts
- Body measurements
Jane Mayer is a journalist by her profession on American investigative journalist who works has been a staff writer The New Yorker (magazine) since 1995. She was born in 1955 on New York City, the U.S. Recently, Jane has written for that magazine named The New Yorker on money in politics, the United States predator drone program, and government prosecution of whistleblowers, Donald Trump's ghostwriter, and President Trump's financial backer, Robert Mercer. Her full name is Jane Meredith Mayer.
Education and Career
Starting her education, she attended two schools i.e. Fieldston which is in the northwest area of the Bronx borough of New York City and she was an exchange student in 1972–73 in Bedales which is a boarding school in the village of Steep, Hampshire, England. In 1997, she graduated from Yale University. Then after, she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. There, Jane was elected as a senior editor of the Yale Daily News Magazines and as a stringer (freelance Journalist) for Time Magazine. Jane Mayer continued her studies at Oxford Universities.
Before moving to the daily Rutland Herald, Mayer started her journalism career in Vermont writing for two small weekly papers i.e. The Weathersfield Weekly and The Black River Tribune. Then after, she worked as a metropolitan reporter for the now-defunct Washington Star which is a daily newspaper and joined The Wall Street Journal in 1982 where she worked for 12 years. Jane was the 1st woman at the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) and later on, she was promoted to senior writer and front page editor. Jane Mayer was served as a war correspondent and foreign correspondent for the journal where she reported on the Persian Gulf War, the bombing of the American barracks in Beirut, the fall of the Berlin Wall and the last days of Communism in the former Soviet Union. She was nominated two times by the journal for the Pulitzer Prize for Feature Writing and also contributed to the New York Review of Books, The Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, and the American Prospect in 2016. In 2016, she was the writer of the Times best-seller i.e. Dark Money in which she investigated the history of the billionaire network centered on the Koch brothers. Mayer also wrote a book in 2008 Times best-seller “The Dark Side. Jane Mayer is also a co-writer with Jill Abramson of Strange Justice which is a study of the nomination and appointment of Clarence Thomas to the U.S. Supreme Court and with Doyle McManus of Landslide which is an account of Ronald Reagan’s second term in the White House. Strange Justice got success to be the finalist for the 1994 National Book Award for Nonfiction and both books i.e. Strange Justice and Landslide were finalists for the National Book Critics Circle Award. Jane is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the American Philosophical Society, and a steering board director of the Reporters Committee for the Freedom of the Press.
Net Worth and Salary
Due to the multiple works of Jane Mayer, we can assume that she has been paid a good amount of salary but the exact salary and net worth of her are not been revealed yet. We can say that being a success in her life, it is estimated that she must be having a good net worth.
Personal Life: who is Jane Mayer married to?
Talking about Jane Mayer’s personal life, she is married to William B. Hamilton who is also a journalist and he is the former national editor at The Washington Post and now is the Washington editor for The New York Times. They had shared their beautiful married life and a daughter named Kate Hamilton who was the winner of the Truman Scholarship from Washington, D.C. in 2015.
Wiki and facts
Searching television personality’s bio on wiki, her bio is available in the Wikipedia sites and she is also active in twitter, facebook, and wiki sites etc. she has got many followers in her twitter accounts. This seems that she is very active in social media. At present, she is the age of around 62 years.
According to the sources, Jane holds a good body shape and she holds a good height but the exact height of her is not available. The other information about her body measurement is also not mentioned on different sites.