Kimberley A. Strassel Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 11 Aug, 2021
Facts of Kimberley A. Strassel
Date of Birth: 1972 , July-24
Age: 49 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Kimberley A. Strassel
Birth Name Kimberley Ann Strassel
Father Mike Strassel
Mother Annie Strassel
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Buxton, Oregon, USA
Profession Author, Columnist
Working For Wall Street Journal
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Children 3
Divorce Matthew Rose
Education Banks High School, Princeton University
Online Presence Twitter
Books Leaving Women Behind: Modern Families, Outdated Laws, The Intimidation Game: How the Left Is Silencing Free Speech, Resistance (At All Costs): How Trump Haters are Breaking America
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Kimberley A. Strassel is an American author and columnist. She authors the weekly Potomac Watch column for the Wall Street Journal and serves on its editorial board. She is also a FOX News contributor. 

When was Kimberley Strassel Born? 

Kimberley Strassel was born on July 24, 1972, as Kimberley Ann Strassel, the daughter of  Mike and Annie Strassel. The 48-year-old was born and raised in Buxton, Oregon, where she attended and graduated the nearby from Banks High School.     

Strassel studied at the ivy-league Princeton University and graduated from Princeton's Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs with a Bachelor in Arts degree in Public and International Affairs in 1994.   


Strassel began her career in 1994 as a news assistant for The Wall Street Journal Europe, working out of Brussels, Belgium. She became a staff writer covering technology working out of London, England, for the publication before returning to the United States and working out of New York covering real estate. She became an assistant features editor for the editorial page. In 2005, Strassel was promoted to the post of a senior editorial writer and became a member of the Wall Street Journal editorial board.       

Beginning in 2007, Strassel began writing the weekly political column Potomac Watch for the Wall Street Journal, where she provides insight on the goings-on in the White House.  

Kimberley Strassel on Tucker Carlson Tonight on FOX News Channel SOURCE: YouTube

Strassel is also a FOX News contributor and has appeared on many FNC programs.

Strassel is also a noted author. Her first book, Leaving Women Behind: Modern Families, Outdated Laws, was released in 2006. She released her second book, The Intimidation Game: How the Left Is Silencing Free Speech, in June 2016; and a third book, titled Resistance (At All Costs): How Trump Haters are Breaking America, in October 2019.

For her championing for right-wing ideologies and viewpoints, Strassel was awarded the Bradley Prize by the conservative Bradley Foundation in 2014 -- which, among other distinctions, amounted to $250,000 in cash.     

Who is Kimberley A. Strassel Married to? Does She Have Children?

Kimberley A. Strassel was previously married to English journalist Matthew Rose -- also working for the Wall Street Journal.

Kimberley Strassel and Matthew Rose SOURCE: Pinterest

They tied the knot on July 15, 2000, at Strassel's childhood home in Buxton, Oregon. They had three children before divorcing. According to some reports, Strassel has since remarried.

What is Kimberley A. Strassel's Net Worth?

Kimberley A. Strassel is estimated to possess a net worth of around $1 million. A noted conservative columnist and author, she is a member of the Wall Street Journal editorial board and contributes to the weekly Potomac Watch column discussing the right-wing viewpoint. Additionally, Strassel is also a prolific author and her books include 2006's Leaving Women Behind: Modern Families, Outdated Laws, 2016's The Intimidation Game: How the Left Is Silencing Free Speech, and 2019's Resistance (At All Costs): How Trump Haters are Breaking America.