Yasmin Vossoughian is an American Journalist. Currently, she is working for MSNBC along with other reports like Kasie Hunt. She has covered all kind of reports on issues from war, terrorism to the glitz of Hollywood. Also, she has reported the news on American elections and youth cultures.
Moreover, she has had made a reputation of fearless journalist and established correspondent. In addition, she has married her long-term boyfriend Whittaker Lindsay Clifford. Let us scroll down to know more about the talented and fearless journalist.
Yasmin Vossoughian: Bio, Family, Education
Yasmin was born on 3 October 1978, in New York City, New York, the U.S. She has the ethnicity of Iranian. Therefore, there is no information about her parents and siblings.
She has studied from Cornwall Central High School in Orange County, New York. Then in 1996, Vossoughian graduated from Northfield Mount Hermon School, Massachusetts. Later, she enrolled herself at the Occidental College in Los Angeles. And graduated from the bachelor’s degree in economics and history in 2000.
Yasmin Vossoughian: Profession & Achievements
After completing graduation, she landed a job as a production assistant in E! and later joined the Style Network as a producer. Yasmin career took a new turn when she got her on-air job at DTV. This network is the German-based Internet TV Station. There she achieved experiences on covering tragic, serious, and fun news-making events.
Moreover, for DTV, she has also covered the events like the 9/11 World Trade Center attack. Then she has interviewed many celebrities including Tom Cruise and Salma Hayek. Later she left to join Current TV as a correspondent. She made a report on Youth culture after traveling to Teheran. Also, she literally was one woman army because she handled from editing to shooting and presenting a document. For this, she received the Cine Golden Eagle Award in 2006.
Further, she has worked briefly with the AOL as a host and producer for live news. In 2014, she got a job in HLN(Headline News) and has worked there for three years. In addition, she has covered the destruction of Hurricane Sandy in the coast of Northwestern United States in 2012. Also covered a burning issue on victims of HIV/AIDS and malaria in West Africa.
Yasmin Vossoughian: Personal Life & Husband
Coming over to her personal life, she is a happily married woman. She married to her long-term boyfriend, Whittaker Lindsay Clifford. He is a businessman and involves in his family business ‘Clifford Associates Inc’. The couple tied a knot in June 2016 in a small and private ceremony.
Many people including her fans believed that Yasmin was already Pregnant during their wedding. As the baby bump has been revealed from her wedding gown. The couple together welcomed their firstborn child, son Azur Vossoughian Clifford in 2016. On 8 September 2018, again they greeted their second child, son Noor Ahad Clifford.
Yasmin Vossoughian: Net Worth & Social Media Platforms
She has been working as a journalist after completing her graduation. She has traveled out of the country and has covered all kinds of news. Therefore, Yashmin makes a huge amount from her career. Her net worth has an estimation of $10 million.
In addition, her husband also makes a good amount from his business. So, the couple is living a splendid life along with their kids. Further, the couple also loves to travel and vacationing with their family.
The journalist seems pretty much active on social media platforms. On Facebook, she goes by the handle @therealyasminv with 2,760 followers. She uses the account @yasminv with 14.5K on Twitter. But she has an unofficial account @yasminvossoughian on Instagram with 2,095 followers.