Evan Perez Biography – Evan Perez Wiki
Evan Perez is a reporter and journalist. He is a CNN Senior Justice Correspondent based in the Washington, D.C. Bureau, reporting on legal, crime, and national security issues. Perez, together with CNN colleagues Jake Tapper, Carl Bernstein, and Jim Sciutto, was awarded the White House Correspondents Association’s Merriman Smith Award in the broadcast category for their January 2017 report on how the intelligence community believed Russia had compromising information on then-President-elect Trump. Speaking of the award, Perez said that, “I got to tell you, we spent a lot of time trying to be careful, trying to make sure we got it right. And the award, the Merriman-Smith award from the White House Correspondents Association is the culmination of that.”
Prior to joining CNN, he was a reporter in the Washington bureau of The Wall Street Journal where he covered the Justice Department. He assisted break news on the complaint that sparked the federal investigation of former CIA Director David Petraeus, and the subsequent removal of an FBI agent in the case. He joined The Wall Street Journal as a reporter in 1998 and covered real estate from the Florida bureau before moving to Atlanta in 2001 to report on airlines, cruise lines, and home builders. In 2004, Perez was part of the team of Journal reporters nominated for a Pulitzer Prize for coverage of the 2004 Florida hurricane season.
Before joining The Wall Street Journal, Perez was a reporter for the Associated Press in Miami from 1995-1998. He was born in Belize City, Belize, and studied journalism at the University of South Florida, Tampa. He is a 1987 graduate of St. John’s College High School.
Evan Perez Age
Evan Perez’s age is unclear. He was born in Belize City, Belize.
Evan Perez Parents
According to Corozal Daily, “Evan Perez’s parents are from our beautiful village of Sarteneja.” Sarteneja is the largest fishing community and the second largest village in Belize. Corozal Daily revealed this after Perez and three of his senior colleagues from CNN were honored in 2018 by The White House Correspondents’ Association with the Merriman Smith Award for broadcast reporting on the White House under deadline pressure. Corozal Daily added, “This must be a super proud moment for our Corozal community. Congratulations to Even Perez and his contribution to journalism. Belize is certainly proud of you.”
Evan Perez Weight Loss
In July 2018, Perez shared a photo of himself standing in front of a camera. He captioned the photo, “Coming up this hour on @CNNSitRoom live from #AspenSecurity.” Some hawk-eyed followers were quick to note changes in his physique. One fan, FCBarca82 (@us_a82) asked under the photo, “You lost weight Evan?” Another fan, Karen Bowman, asked, “Have you been on a diet?” Adding, “Hope you are well. You look great.” Primal Information has reached out to Perez for a comment on his alleged weight loss and on whether he has undergone weight loss surgery.
Evan Perez Wife, Partner
Evan Perez has a reputation for being notoriously private. It is not clear whether he is married or in a relationship.
Evan Perez Salary
Evan Perez’s annual salary is estimated to be $ 150,000.
Evan Perez Net Worth
Evan Perez’s net worth is estimated to be $1 million.
Evan Perez Nationality
He is of Belizean nationality.