Who is Bianna Golodryga?
Bianna Golodryga is an American journalist. She works as a senior global affairs analyst and fill-in anchor for CNN based in New York. After graduating from college, she wanted to work in the financial services sector.
Later, she secured her trading license and began working for various financial institutions. However, she made the decision to pursue journalism after a serious decline in the market.
Her knowledge of financial news and Russian politics helped CNN cover a wide range of topics, including stock market volatility, the President’s historic meeting with Vladimir Putin in Helsinki in 2018, and the Mueller inquiry.
Bianna Golodryga Age
Golodryga is 44 years old. She was born on June 15, 1978 in Căușeni, Moldavian SSR, USSR.
Bianna Golodryga Height & Weight
Golodryga stands at an average height of 5 feet 5 inches.
The CNN anchor graduated in 2000 with a degree in Russian/East European & Eurasian studies and a minor in economics from the University of Texas at Austin.
Bianna Golodryga Parents
Golodryga was born as the only child of Zhanna and Vitaly Golodryga. Her family fled the Soviet Union as political refugees in 1980, when she was just 18 months old, with each member carrying $75. They settled in Texas before moving to Galveston, Texas.
Since then, she has only made one trip back to Moldova to see her relatives in 1988. Her father, a mechanical engineer, served as a consultant for DuPont, while her mother serves as Phillips 66’s chief digital and administrative officer.
Religion & Ethnicity
Golodryga was born to a family of Bessarabian Jews and she is of Asian heritage.
Bianna Golodryga Salary
Golodryga earns an average salary of $167,728. Her wages have increased significantly throughout her career.
Bianna Golodryga Net Worth
Golodryga has a net worth of $3 million. She has generated a sustainable livelihood from her career as a journalist.
Bianna Golodryga CNN
Bianna is a senior global affairs analyst and fill-in anchor for CNN based in New York. She worked as a co-anchor for “CBS This Morning” before joining CNN permanently. In that capacity, she oversaw the network’s coverage of President George H.W. Bush’s funeral and led multiple interviews that made headlines.
She had previously filled in on the CBS Evening News and made appearances on Face the Nation, Sunday Morning, and CBSN, the division’s 24-hour digital streaming network.
Bianna covered Hurricane Harvey’s aftermath in August 2017 while working as a correspondent for CBS out of her hometown of Houston. She oversaw CBS News’ coverage of significant breaking news events like the Las Vegas concert tragedy and First Lady Barbara Bush’s burial.
Her resume also indicates that she worked as the news and financial anchor for Yahoo News, and that she had previously co-anchored the weekend edition of “Good Morning America” and been the business correspondent for ABC News.
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Where did bianna go to college?
Golodryga graduated from the University of Texas at Austin.
Is Bianna Married?
Yes! Bianna is married to Peter R. Orszag. They are blessed with a son named Jake Spencer Orszag and a daughter named Maia Isabel Orszag.