Abby Phillip Biography
Abby Phillip is an American journalist working as a White House correspondent for CNN. She was born in Bowie, Maryland.
Abby Phillip Education
Phillip attended Harvard University where she graduated in 2010 with a degree in government. While studying at Harvard she wrote for the Harvard Crimson.
Abby Phillip CNN
Phillip joined CNN in 2017. She covers the Trump Administration. She co-moderated the seventh Democratic debate of the 2020 election at Drake University on January 14, 2020, alongside Wolf Blitzer and The Des Moines Register chief politics reporter Brianne Pfannenstiel. She joined CNN from The Washington Post where she served as a national political reporter, covering the White House.
While working at The Washington Post, she wrote on subjects related to the Trump White House. From efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, to the president’s overseas trip to Poland and Germany for his first G-20. During the 2016 election, Phillip covered Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign.
She also worked as a general assignment reporter for the Washington Post. At that time, she covered domestic international news like the tragic Charleston, S.C., and San Bernardino massacres.
Phillip has also worked as a digital reporter for politics at ABC News. She also covered the Obama White House for POLITICO as well as campaign finance and lobbying.
Abby Phillip Age
She was born on November 25, 1988.
Abby Phillip Family
Phillip is the daughter of June C. Phillip and Carlos W. Phillip. Her father was a psychology program manager for the District of Columbia Public Schools in Washington. Her mother works as a real estate investor with Fairfax Realty. Phillip has two sisters known as Asha and Ann-Marie.
Abby Phillip Husband
Phillip is married to her husband Marcus Richardson. The couple got married in May 2018 at the Larz Anderson House. Her husband is a managing consultant at nVisium, a cybersecurity company based in Herndon, Virginia.
Abby Phillip Height
She is 5 feet 7 inches (Approx 1.7 m) tall.
Abby Phillip Net Worth
Phillip has an estimated net worth of $1 million.