Betsy Woodruff

Inside Biography

American political reporter, Betsy Woodruff, is not a new name in the world of journalism. She is currently working in The Daily Beast as a political reporter. She joined the firm in 2015 and covered several topics ranges from campaigns to Capitol Hill. 

When it comes to her personal life, the popular media personality is engaged to her journalist boyfriend, Jonathan Swan.  

Early Life And Bio Of Betsy Woodruff

Betsy Woodruff was born on 31st October 1989 in Purcellville, Virginia, the United States under the birth sign Scorpio. Woodruff is the daughter of Scott Woodruff and Jane Tharp Woodruff.  Her mother, Jane used to work at Patrick Henry College Bookstore as a former bookstore a s sistant.

Woodruff graduated from Hillsdale College where she was a part of its Journalism Program. At that time, she used to work for a number of other independent news outlets. 

Her parents raised her with her two siblings, a brother Chris Woodruff and a sister Jane Woodruff in Virginia. Her brother is an executive director at Life Raft International whereas her sister works at Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig. Besides, Woodruff graduated from Hillsdale College in 2012.

Betsy Woodruff's Career

Initially, Betsy Woodruff used to write for the Washington ExaminerNational Review, and Toledo Free Press. Woodruff then did her inter at the Washington Examiner in 2011. Soon after her graduation, she received the William F. Buckley Fellowship from National Review Institute where she worked almost for two years. 

Moreover, Woodruff started working as a writer-writing about politics in the Washington Examiner but left soon. Since March 2015, she is working as a political reporter in The Daile Beast. She covered several topics that range from campaigns to Capitol Hills. Her bold and energetic nature while reporting has enabled her to appear in the MSNBC and Fox Business. 

She has worked with a famous reporter like Meghan McCainPeter BeinartKristen Powers, and Jon Favreau.  With her hard work and effort, she was able to grab Wallace Brown Award in the years 2014. 

Betsy Woodruff's Net Worth And Salary 

As of 2019, Betsy Woodruff has an estimated net worth of $1 million, however, the actual amount is still under review. Her major source of income is her journalism career from where she earns an impressive salary.

According to some online sources, Woodruff makes an annual salary of $69k to $75k from The Daily Beast.

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Betsy Woodruff's Married, Husband, And Affair 

Betsy Woodruff is yet to be married, but, she is engaged to her long-time boyfriend, Jonathan Swan. Her husband to be, Jonathan, also belongs to the same profession as he is an Australian journalist. 

CAPTION: Betsy Woodruff with her fiance, Jonathan Swan. SOURCE: Liverampup

In November 2014, Woodruff confirmed her affair with her boyfriend via a tweet. Finally, she got engaged in March 2018. She revealed her engagement by posting a picture on her Facebook account with her fiance with a caption, ''I'm going to get married to this guy'' where she was seen flaunting her ring.  

CAPTION: Betsy Woodruff with her fiance, Jonathan Swan. SOURCE: Dodoodad

Despite they have not yet revealed their wedding dates and venue, it seems that they might tie the knot soon. 

CAPTION: Betsy Woodruff with her family. SOURCE: Hollywood Mask

Besides, Curtin is very close to her family and often posts several pictures with them. Many people have also a curiosity that Betsy Woodruff is related to Judy Woodruff, possibly of the common last name the two share. The two women, however, are not related two to each other. She is a TV news anchor who has held many high positions working with numerous well-known networks like  CNN, PBS, and NBC. 

Judy currently serves for PBS NewsHour as an anchor and managing editor. She has been married to Al Hunt and the couple also shares three children too

Jane Curtin's Age, Height, And Other Facts 

  • Height = Betsy Woodruff stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches.
  • Weight = Woodruff weighs 57 kg.
  • Body Measurement = Her body measurement is 34-26-34 inches.
  • Age = As of 2018, her age is 29.
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown 
  • Eye Color: Brown 

Here a video of Betsy talking about the Malaysia Airlines crash. 


by saru, 14 Sep, 2018

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