Barbara Starr Biography and Wiki
Barbara Starr is an American news journalist currently working as a pentagon correspondent for CNN News based in Washington, D.C. Starr is a graduate of the California State University, Northridge.
Throughout her career, Starr has made repeated trips to Iraq, Afghanistan and the Horn of Africa and has reported twice from Syria. In 2014, The Panetta Institute for Public Policy honored Starr with a Jefferson-Lincoln Award for her work in journalism.
Since 2003, Starr has made repeated trips to Iraq, Afghanistan and the Horn of Africa, where she has been embedded with U.S. troops. She traveled to Beirut, Lebanon in 2006 with U.S. Marines tasked with evacuating Americans during Israel’s war with Hezbollah.
Throughout her career, Starr has profiled numerous wounded troops, the plight of homeless veterans and reported on the fallen regularly from Section 60 at Arlington National Cemetery, the final resting place for veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Starr joined CNN in 2001 from ABC News where she had worked since 1998 as a producer for the network’s news originating from the Pentagon, providing on- and off-air reporting on military and national security affairs.
Previously, Starr was the Washington, D.C., bureau chief for Jane’s Defence Weekly, a London-based weekly newsmagazine, where for nine years she covered all aspects of national security, the intelligence community, defense and military policy.
During this time, she conducted numerous one-on-one interviews with current secretaries of defense and directors of central intelligence. She also traveled to the Balkans, the Persian Gulf and NATO headquarters in Brussels. Before Jane’s, Starr worked as a correspondent for Business Week from 1979-1988.
Barbara Starr Age
Barbara is 70 years old as of 2020, She was born on September 11, 1950, in the USA.
Barbara Starr Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches.
Barbara Starr Husband
Ms. Starr has not disclosed any information on her marital status and relationships, It is not known whether she is married or in a relationship right now. Her husband and spouse will soon be updated.
Barbara Starr Salary and Net Worth
Barbara receives an annual salary of $105,000 as a pentagon Correspondent for CNN News. She has an estimated net worth of over $1,000,000 as of 2022, She has amassed this amount from her career as a news journalist for CNN News and other previous networks she has worked for.