Christi Paul Biography
Christi Paul is a skilled American journalist currently working at CNN as an anchor. Catch her every weekend morning anchoring CNN New Day as well as anchoring and reporting for HLN during the week.
Christi Paul Age
How old is Paul? She is 53 years old as of 2023. Paul was born on January 1, 1969, in Bellevue, Ohio, United States. She celebrates her birthday on the 1st of January every year.
Christi Paul Education
Paul attended and graduated from the University of Toledo, the Department of Communications named her an “Outstanding Alumna” and awarded her an honorary doctorate degree when she gave the commencement address at the University in 2015.
Christi Paul Height|Weight
Paul stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 60kgs
Christi Paul Family
Paul was born in the united state, however, she has not revealed information regarding her family members.
Christi Paul Husband
Paul is happily married to Peter Paul. The couple is blessed with three daughters. Previously, she was married to reporter and news anchor Rob Koebel, whom she met in West Virginia and moved to Boise and Phoenix with him. Paul released a Memoir, “Love Isn’t Supposed to Hurt,” which elaborates how she was abused and hurt by her ex-husband but did not mention his name in 2012.
Christi Paul Children
Paul and her husband are blessed with three children, hence she has not disclosed information regarding her children.
Christi Paul Career
Paul took action to aid in founding “Find Our Children,” a partnership with The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children in Washington, DC. HLN featured a segment about a missing child, asking viewers to help find them and to date, 35 of the profiled children have been brought home safe and sound.
The NCMEC honored her with their prestigious Hope Award, an award she shares with past winners such as former Secretary of State Colin Powell, then-Senator Joe Biden and actor Ben Affleck in 2012.
She covered the 2016 presidential election, President Obama’s second inauguration in Washington, DC, and was on the news desk taking viewers through various historic moments including the first four hours of one of the deadliest mass shootings in the U.S. – the Orlando Pulse nightclub shooting – as well as the school shootings in Newtown, CT, and at Virginia Tech.
In addition, she has also largely covered Hurricane Sandy, several presidential elections, and secured an exclusive interview with Vice President Joe Biden, revealing his motivation to combat domestic violence as well as addressing the issues with Obamacare.
Christi Paul CNN
Paul joined HLN in 2003 and was an anchor, consumer reporter, and weathercaster in Phoenix. She started at KNXV, then at CNN affiliate KTVK where she created a segment with the Arizona Humane Society which helped hundreds of abandoned animals find new homes with families in the valley.
Prior to relocating to Phoenix, she serves as an anchor/reporter for KTVB in Boise, ID where the Idaho Press Club honored her for her series of stories about Julianne Prudhomme, a 4-year-old girl who underwent a 5-organ transplant.
Paul is also an author, in 2012 she Published the book “Love Isn’t Supposed to Hurt”, which discusses her journey in overcoming verbal and emotional abuse. It immediately hit Amazon’s top 20 and she recorded two songs in Nashville that coincide with the book – “Wake Up In It” and “Free” which can both be found on iTunes.
Furthermore, she is no stranger to singing as she’s sung onstage with Grammy winners Richard Marx and David Foster as well as singing the National Anthem for Major League Baseball (Arizona Diamondbacks, Atlanta Braves), Major League Soccer (Atlanta United), and the National Basketball Association (Cleveland Cavaliers) games.
Paul started her broadcasting career as a one-man-band (anchor/reporter/photographer) in Clarksburg, WV at WDTV. She attended and graduated from the University of Toledo, the Department of Communications has named her an “Outstanding Alumna” and awarded her an honorary doctorate degree when she gave the commencement address at the University in 2015.
Christi Paul Salary|Net Worth
Paul has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which she earned from her broadcasting career.
Christi Paul Social Media Platforms
She is very active on social media platforms and has over 51.6k followers on Twitter, 27k followers on Instagram, and over 4k followers on Facebook.