Martha Raddatz ABC, Biography and Wiki
Martha Raddatz is a renowned American journalist working with ABC News as the Chief Global Affairs Correspondent reporting for World News Tonight among others.
Raddatz was the chief correspondent at the ABC News Boston affiliate WCVB-TV before joining National Public Radio in 1993 where she covered the Pentagon. In 1999, she joined her current station ABC News and worked as the network’s State Department correspondent. Later in 2003, she became ABC’s senior national security correspondent reporting extensively from Iraq.
She was appointed to her current position as ABC’s senior Foreign Affairs correspondent in November 2008 and has had an impressive career. She is also a co-anchor and primary fill-in anchor on This Week with George Stephanopoulos. Martha is also the author of The Long Road Home: A Story of War and Family, a New York Times bestseller.
Martha Raddatz’s Age and Birthday
Raddatz was born on February 14, 1953, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, United States of America. She is currently 70 years old as of 2023.
Martha Raddatz Height and Weight
Raddatz is a woman of average stature standing at an average height of 5 ft 6 in and weighing approximately 55 kg.
Martha Raddatz Family | Parents
Raddatz was born in Idaho Falls, Idaho, and was raised in Salt Lake City. She is the daughter of Edward Dustin Raddatz and Doris Elaine Anderson.
Martha Raddatz Education
After graduating from high school, Martha attended the University of Utah but drooped out to work at a local station.
Martha Raddatz’s Husband and Children
Martha is happily married to her third husband Tom Gjelten, a journalist and both reside in Arlington, Virginia. Her first husband was Ben Bradlee Jr and her second husband was Julius Genachowski.
She has two children from her previous marriages; a daughter, Greta Bradlee, and a son Jake Genachowski.
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Martha Raddatz’s Salary
Raddatz receives a huge annual salary from the ABC network of about $2.5 million.
Martha Raddatz’s Net Worth
The successful journalist has an estimated net worth of around $20 million. She is one of the richest female journalists.