Barbara Starr Biography
Barbara Starr is an American television news reporter and journalist. She is a news anchor and correspondent for CNN in Washington, DC. Before joining CNN, Starr was a journalist reporting on energy matters for Business Week Magazine. She also worked for ABC News as a producer from 1998 to 2001.
Barbara Starr Age
Starr was born on September 11, 1950, in the USA.
Barbara Starr Height
Barbara stands at the height of 5 feet and 3 inches tall.
Barbara Starr Education
After completing her high school education, she enrolled at California State University, where she majored and graduated with a Journalism degree.
Barbara Starr Nationality
Starr is of American nationality.
Barbara Starr Ethnicity
Barbara Starr Parents
Starr seems to keep her professional and private life separate; due to that, she has yet to reveal any details regarding her parent’s identity.
Barbara Starr Siblings
Starr has managed to live a low-profile life. As a result, she has not revealed details regarding her siblings’ names or identities.
Barbara Starr Husband
Starr was married, although she did not reveal her husband’s identity. But after some years of being together, the couple got a divorce, and no information or rumors of her being in another relationship.
Barbara Starr’s Children
Barbara is quite secretive regarding details about her personal life. As a result, she has not revealed any information about her children’s identities.
Barbara Starr CNN
Starr joined CNN in 2001 as the lead Pentagon journalist covering news and events about the war in Afghanistan and other national security affairs. Starr has traveled to Iraq, Afghanistan, and the Horn of Africa since 2003, where she has been embedded with U.S. troops. She went to Beirut, Lebanon, with US Marines tasked with evacuating Americans during Israel’s war with Hezbollah in 2006. As the only reporter traveling with Lt. Gen. Russel Honore as he directed hurricane relief efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, Starr also had exclusive access to him. She has also provided direct reporting from the Persian Gulf, Russia, Central America, and the Chinese-North Korean border. Starr has also profiled a number of wounded troops and regularly reported on the fallen from Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, the final resting place for veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars.
Starr previously worked as the Washington, D.C., bureau chief for Jane’s Defence Weekly, a London-based news magazine. She covered all aspects of national security, intelligence, defense, and military policy for nine years. Starr conducted numerous one-on-one interviews with current defense secretaries and central intelligence directors during this time. She also visited the Balkans, the Persian Gulf, and the NATO headquarters in Brussels. Before Jane’s, Starr worked as a correspondent for Business Week from 1979 to 1988.
In addition, she also worked as an energy correspondent in the magazine’s Washington, D.C. bureau, covering OPEC and other environmental and economic issues. While at ABC News, she won an Emmy for her work as a location producer at NORAD/Cheyenne Mountain, where she covered the millennium transition at Moscow rollover time.
Barbara Starr ABC
Starr joined ABC News in 1998. While there, she served as a producer for the station’s news till 2001. Barbara was covering on and off-air broadcasting on national security and military matters. While here, she also appeared for World News Now, Nightline, ABC Radio, World News This Morning, and ABC News.com.
Barbara Starr Retirement
On Friday, December 09, 2022, the star announced on her Twitter platform that with her contract expiration, she had decided to move on after spending and working for more than two decades for the network.
Barbara Starr Illness
Starr is still very much alive and healthy. Even after speculating about her illness, she has not shared any information concerning her health status or her suffering from any disease.
Barbara Starr’s Salary
Starr earns an estimated annual salary of USD 81,213.
Barbara Starr’s Networth
Barbara has a net worth of approximately USD 751,109.
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