Drew Grant Biography

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Drew Grant is an American journalist who currently serves as the Arts & Entertainment editor at The New York Observer. She is a founder of the TV vertical TV Download. Besides that, she is also working at RealCearLife as a managing editor since November 2017.

Grant married to Emmy Award Winning journalist Ari Melber in 2013. The couple got divorced in 2017. Despite their four years marital relationship, they have no children. In June 2017, Grant started dating Richard Alexander.

Early Life and Education

Born in Park Slope, United States of America, Drew Grant spent most of her childhood days in Delaware along with her parents. Regarding her nationality and ethnicity, she is White-American.

In 2002, Grant attended Oberlin College, graduating in 2006 with a Bachelor of Arts with major in English Language and Literature.

Professional Career

Following her graduation, Drew Grant began her professional career in 2007 working for 236.com as Pop Culture Editorial Assistant. After working there for a year and a half, she started working as an editor with Jossip Initiatives. At the time, she covered many big news and events.

Grant left the company after a year and joined Nerve as a blogger. In August 2009, she joined as a staff writer for Crushable.com. She joined Media Group as the pop culture writer, in February 2011 and worked for seven months for the network.

Soon after that, Grant joined The New York Observer where she is currently serving as the art and entertainment editor. She gained recognition being the owner of TV Download. She is also working as a Managing editor for RealClearLife since November 2, 2017.

Net Worth and Salary

Drew Grant has not announced her official amount of net worth but it is assumed to be in six figures.

Grant serves as the Arts & Entertainment editor at The New York Observer and earns a salary of $53k per year. She is also working as a managing editor for RealCearLife, where her estimated salary is more than $66k.

Personal Life

Drew Grant married MSNBC host Ari Melber in 2013. The couple was first introduced to each other during a social event in 2010. And after three years of dating, the couple got married.

However, the couple didn’t last long and divorced in 2017 without citing the actual reason behind their split. The pair doesn’t have kids. As per her social media, she is currently dating her new lover Richard Alexander. The couple began dating on June 4, 2017.