Dagen Mcdowell Biography

Biography by Sahra MishraPublished on 03.Nov.2014
Facts of Dagen Mcdowell
Date of Birth: 1969 , January-7
Age:49 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
NameDagen Mcdowell
Birth NameMary Dagen McDowell
Birth Place/CityCampbell County, Virginia
EthnicityWhite Ethnicity
ProfessionTelevision journalist
Working ForFox News Network
Net Worth$5 million
Hair ColorBrown Dark
Face ColorWhite
Married toJonas Max Ferris (m. 2005)
EducationWake Forest University
AwardsNot Yet
Online PresenceTwitter, Wiki,instagram
TV ShowMarkets Now
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Dagen McDowell, born as Mary Dagen McDowell is an American newscaster currently working for the Fox News Channel as its business correspondent and is also working on the network as the anchor for the Fox Business Network.

Early Life and Education

Born in the year 1969 January 7 at Brookneal, Campbell County, Virginia, United States, Dagen belongs to Irish background. She has American nationality. She has graduated from the Wake Forest University with the degree in Art History. As a youth, she already knew where she wanted to pursue her career in.


Following, Dagen McDowell began her career at the Institutional Investor’s Newsletter Division as a financial journalist. She enjoyed her worked and growing and experiencing in the profession, she joined at SmartMoney Magazine and SmartMoney.com.

Later on, she worked for TheStreet.com having her own personal finance column called as “Dear Dagen” where she used to help her audiences solving their questions and issues.

She is also a business contributor on the Imus in the Morning radio show and also a regular guest on the Fox News Channel’s show called Hannity. She has been in the broadcast journalism line since decades. 

She has been active since 1996 until present. She is a very talented television personality. She is an accountant as well.

Until the time, she did not have the experience in working in the television arena i.e on the air. However, the Fox News Channel, seeing her talent, confidence, and determinacy, the Fox News Channel hired her starting as the business correspondent. Later on, she promoted to be a co-host at “Markets Now”.

She has been the regular guest in the shows like “Your world with Neil Cavuto” and also been the regular panelist for “Cashin’In”. Gradually, she proved herself and stood as one of the popular faces of the network.

Personal Life

Talking about her personal life, Dagen is a married woman. She had one unsuccessful marriage and now has been married to Jonas Max Ferris. No information is available on her first marriage which includes the name of her husband, when they got married and even when they got divorced and for what. She has made it very low profile.

Relating to Jonas, she met with him on the set of Cashin’In. It was since then, they began to date as a boyfriend and girlfriend and finally, they got married in 2005. Jonas is also a television personality and therefore, they are supportive of each other and encourage and appreciate each other’s work.

They are living happily with each other with no sign of getting a divorce in any future. However, regarding their children, there is no any information available.

Net worth and Facts

She has been working for the Fox Channel ever since. Fox Channel is also happy to pay her a good sum of salary and she has earned the net worth of 5 million US Dollars.

Dagen is in her mid-forties and has been enjoying a successful life. She is a beautiful person. She has an attractive personality and she is very friendly to the camera. She has the height of five feet and few inches.

She has maintained her body weight and performs yoga and exercises regularly. She is concern about her diet too. She has a very seducing body features with a pair of long and sexy legs.

She looks absolutely gorgeous in any of the outfits she fits in. She has a very charming smile and radiant face.

Social Media

Dagen can be followed in her Twitter and Facebook accounts. Dagen is a hard working lady and an inspirational one. Her long lists of fans followings can also visit different internet sites in order to fetch more information on her where her pictures, videos, and articles are located.