With comparable names, peoples are often mistaken and related to some other famous personalities. Similar was the situation with Betsy Woodruff who was often projected as a daughter of Judy Woodruff in the public eye. Betsy has shaped a path in the field of political writing and reporting for herself. Presently, she works as a reporter for The Daily Beast. In today’s section, we will disclose about Besty Woodruff’s early life and professional life in brief. So stay on the page.
Journalist, Betsy Woodruff was born on October 31, 1989, which makes her age to be 29 as of 2019. She addresses from Purcellville, Virginia, but currently resides in Washington, D.C. As per her birth date, she has a zodiac sign of Scorpio which reflects her to be competitive as well as a loyal person. In addition, she is of American nationality and belongs to the white ethnical group.
Facebook: Betsy Woodruff with her parents and siblings
Talking about her education, she has completed her graduated from Hillsdale College in 2010 with a degree in English.
Woodruff was born to parents Scott Woodruff and Jane Tharp Woodruff. She grew up along with brother, Chris Woodruff, and sister, Jane Woodruff in their hometown. Her mother is is marketing graduated from the University of Missouri.
The 29 years’ Betsy Woodruff is engaged to her longtime boyfriend, Jonathan Swan(Australian journalist). The couple engaged in a secret ceremony in March 2018. Later on, Betsy disclosed it through her Facebook.
In the post, she shared a picture with her husband-to-be kissing on her cheek while she is flaunting a ring on Facebook on 11 March 2018. she has also captioned the post stating she will get married to him soon.
However, Facebook has been deleted these days. So we are unable to show the picture. Hope we will get to hear about their big day very soon.
Putting some lights into Betsy Woodruff journalism career, Woodruff wrote for the Washington Examiner, the Toledo Free Press, and National Review while she was a student. In the year 2011, Woodruff began her internship at the Washington Examiner. Later on, she received the William F. Buckley Fellowship from the National Review Institute after graduating from Hillsdale in June 2012 and also worked there for two years.
Besides a reporter, she is also known as a famous name in the political world who has worked alongside with famous reporter such as Peter Beinart, Jon Favreau, Meghan McCain, Kristen Powers and so on. She started working with the Washington Examiner, where she continued writing about politics.
At present, Betsy Woodruff is a Daily Beast political reporter. She covered federal law enforcement, immigration, and the justice department and started working there as of March 2015. Woodruff has covered several topics covering from campaigns to Capitol Hill as a political reporter. Her energetic attitude enabled her to appear on Fox Business and MSNBC.
In 2014, she was awarded the Wallace Brown Award for her achievement in the field of journalism at a very young age.
Betsy Woodruff has been in her professional career for almost seven years. So no doubt she has collected an enormous amount from her job. As per her salary, The Daily Beast reporter receives around $69K- $74K. As she has worked for more than three years, so she gets a good income.
Reporter Betsy Woodruff has also worked at National reviews, Slate and Washington Examiner. The Washington Examiner Writer earns an average salary of $75K. The American news reporter has a sufficient income and enjoys a happy lifestyle.