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Margaret Brennan married Yado Yakub and her net worth is estimated at $5 million. Margaret Brennan is a renowned American Correspondent, News presenter, and a reporter. Currently, she is working for CBS News based in Washington DC.

Besides being a correspondent, she is also a member of the Council on Foreign Relation.

Quick Info:

  • Birthday: March 26, 1980 (age 37)
  • Nationality:  American
  • Ethnicity: Irish White
  • Profession: Journalist

Margaret Brennan Husband and Family

Margaret Brennan is living happy married life with her husband Yado Yakub. Brennan and Yakub first met when they were an undergraduate student at the University of Virginia. 

Margaret was once rumored to be a lesbian, which was later proved to be a false news.

Her husband Yado has a decade of experience in law, military justice, and crime control. He is an attorney For Marine Corps at Pentagon. The couple just announced their pregnancy with first child on television a few days ago. 


Quick Info:

  • Parents: Edward Brenan (father), Jane Brenan (mother)
  • Husband:  Yado Yakub
  • Children: N/A
  • Marital Status:  Married

Brennan was born in Stamford, Connecticut to parents Edward and Jane Brennan. Her father is a senior director at the Guardian Life Insurance Company whereas her mother is an art and history teacher in an elementary school.

She completed her high school from Convent of the Sacred Heart in Greenwich and she graduated in 1998.

She got her higher education at the University of Virginia from where she got her B.A in Foreign Affairs and Middle East Studies with a minor in the Arabic language.



Margaret Brennan Measurements, Height and Weight

Margaret Brennan owns body measurements of 35-24-35 inches. Brennan, standing at a height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.67m), has maintained a perfect weight.

She has a very attractive personality with silky brown hair and brown eyes. She wears a size 34 C bra and dresses size 4(US). Margaret is one of the hottest news anchors of all the time.

Quick Info:

  • Height: 5 feet 6 inches (1.67m)
  • Weight: 56 kg (124lbs)
  • Body Measurements: 34-25-35 inches
  • Plastic Surgery: N/A

Margaret Brennan TV Shows and Books

Margaret Brennan is currently serving as a senior foreign affairs correspondent of CBS News.  Brennan reports on the Trump Administration for all CBS programs.

She has worked for media like CNBC and Bloomberg Television.While her Tenure at Bloomberg Television; she anchored network’s coverage of Republican Presidential candidate debate in 2012. She was hired by CNBC just after her graduation as a correspondent. And later as a producer for Louis Rukeyser, a financial news legend.

Career Timeline:

  • 2002-2009: Worked for CNBC as a producer and a reporter.
  • 2009-2012: Served for Bloomberg Television as an anchor and correspondent.
  • 2012: Joined CBS News as a senior foreign affairs correspondent.

In 2010, Brennan earned the Fulbright Award for international understanding as well as Maxim listed her as one of the hottest TV News Anchors in 2008. She was named as one of the top Irish American in business and in media by Irish American magazine. The News Bios/TJFR Group stated her as one of the top journalists under 30.

Brennan was honored with Alfred I. DuPont-Columbia Award 2012-2013 as a part of CBS’s coverage of the Newtown tragedy. She has also interviewed Hillary Clinton regarding the fatal attack in Benghazi, Libya during US mission and also Secretary of State John Kerry on US strike over Syria.

Margaret Brennan Net Worth and Salary

How much is Margaret Brennan salary? Margaret Brennan earns an annual salary of $300 thousand. Brenan has a net worth of $5million.

She is one of the Millionaire American Journalists and a versatile person who is also a member of the Economic Club of New York, and the advisory board of the Smurfit School of Business at University College Dublin.

Quick Info:

  • Salary: $300 thousand
  • Net Worth: $5 million

She is also the term member of the Council on Foreign Relations, as an influential media personality Margaret has huge net worth and high amount of salary.

We can tell, Margaret is on cloud 9 to get to live her dream job and happy family life.