Rachel Crane Biography
Rachael Crane is an American journalist and anchor. Currently, she works for CNN as a Science correspondent. Furthermore, she serves as a pop-cultural technologist and a news anchor. She joined the station in April 2014.
Crane was previously serving as a general assignment reporter broadcasting breaking news for CNN. She also served as a journalist at Bloomberg TV.
Rachel Crane Age
Crane was born on October 26, 1985, in New York, USA.
Rachel Crane Height
Crane stands at the height of 5 feet and 4 inches tall.
Rachel Crane Education
After completing her high school education, she enrolled at Princeton University in New Jersey and attained a bachelor’s degree in religion and religious studies. Later, she pursued her master’s degree in news and documentary film from the University of New York.
Rachel Crane Nationality
Crane is of American nationality.
Rachel Crane Parents
Her mother, Wendy Hoffmann, serves as a casting director and voice actress, while her father was nicknamed Monster when he worked for the government through a Twitter post captioned on her Twitter. Rachel and her mother have a strong mother-and-daughter bond. She frequently posts on her social media platforms. Crane is yet to reveal the identity of her siblings to the media.
Rachel Crane Husband
Crane tied the knot with her long-time lover and boyfriend, Andrew Marks. Andrew is an investment banker and is the son of Howard Marks, a famous tycoon. The couple tied the knot at the French Riviera and held the ceremony at the Villa et Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild. Rachel and Andrew first met in high school, and they began dating in 2015, and later in March 2017, they got engaged.
Rachel was previously in a romantic relationship with renowned American businessman Elias Kefadilis. Before that, she had dated Robert Schwartzmanas, her first boyfriend.
Rachel Crane Children
Crane and her husband are blessed with two kids. They welcomed their firstborn son Theo Mason Marks in January 2019, and their second son was born on January 21, 2021, by the name Skyer Crane Marks.
Rachel Crane CNN
Crane is an innovation and space reporter for CNN. She creates original video content to be shown across CNN’s platforms, including the original series City of Tomorrow, which highlights innovations in cities around the world, Elon Evolution, which explores the greatest problems plaguing the globe with Elon Musk, Pioneers with Rachel Crane, which profiles the great minds who are pushing the boundaries of human achievement, Way Up There, which takes a deep dive into the future of space exploration and Mission Ahead, her latest series that explores people and companies that are taking on issues like cancer, climate change, and poverty by thinking out of the box.
Previously, she covered breaking news as a general correspondent for CNN, covering the Travel Ban and a terrorist attack.
Before joining CNN, she was a technology and innovation correspondent for Bloomberg TV. In this role, Crane served as host and producer of “Bloomberg Brink,” a show highlighting cutting-edge technology and new ideas, and “The Next Space Race,” taking viewers on a journey through the thriving space exploration industry. Before, Crane also produced and hosted “I Believe,” a web series on religion in America, “Fleeing the World,” a series on the business of flea markets, and a documentary on homeschooling titled “Home Ed.”
She has interviewed SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, Virgin’s Richard Branson, famed futurist and Google’s director of engineering Ray Kurzweil, former NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, and current NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine.
Crane recently received the NewSpace Journalism award, given to an organization or individual for outstanding work in journalism specifically focused on the space industry. She also received the Excellence in Commercial Space Journalism Award from the Commercial Spaceflight Federation.
Rachel Crane’s Salary
Crane earns an estimated annual salary of USD 77 897. His net worth is approximately USD 876,000.
Rachel Crane’s Social Media
Instagram: Rachel Crane (@rachelmcrane)