Reena Ninan became known professionally as a television journalist after appearing on Fox News Channel, where she was appointed Middle East correspondent in 2007. During her work phases, she covered various events and traveled to Israel, Indonesia, Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt, and Libya as a correspondent alongside Hillary Clinton.
Biography, Parents, and Ethnicity
Reena Ninan, the beautiful American television journalist, was born on April 18, 1979, in Tampa, Florida, United States of America. She grew up in Tampa, Florida, where she was raised by her Indian parents. Already as a child, she developed a passion for acting. Reena Ninan was further encouraged by her parents to take up acting as a profession. Although she is of Indian descent, she speaks fluent English and Malayalam. She currently works at CBS News in New York City.
After graduating from high school, Reena Ninan enrolled at George Washington University, where she earned a degree in political communication and a minor in women’s studies. During her school years, she studied Hebrew and Arabic languages. After graduating from college, Reena Ninan began her career as a presenter for the prestigious World News Now program. This delightful television personality also worked for America This Morning TV. From 2007 to 2009, she was also a student at the University of California, graduating with a license in human resources management.
In 2011 Reena Ninan reported on the Arab Spring and interviewed the President of Palestine. Reena Ninan was named one of the “Women on the Front” by the renowned Glamour Magazine. After working as a correspondent for five years, she got a job at ABC News in 2012. Since then, Reena has reported on several major political events at the White House and State Department. In addition, she has co-hosted several shows and has been a reporter for Good Morning America, Nightline, and 20/20.
As a lead correspondent, Ninan covered the aftermath of the 2013 Moore tornado and the final moments of anti-apartheid revolutionary, political hero, and philanthropist Nelson Mandela. Reena later moved to New York City, where she continued to work as a reporter. As a foreign correspondent, she continued to travel abroad.
In 2015, Reena Ninan was co-host of the morning television show on ABC (World News Now). Together with T.J. Holmes, she was also involved in another project called American This Morning. Reena Ninan reported on Kenya’s Carissa University and the catastrophic attack by Al-Shabaab in 2015 and is also a correspondent for CBN’s This Morning and CBS’s Evening News. Reena is an enthusiastic person because she is a non-professional culinary artist. As a philanthropist, she is a Human Capital Generalist at the Oakland Research Institute’s Children’s Hospital. She happens to be the manager who coordinates the Institute’s affairs. Her tenacity and drive have put her on the world map.
Is Reena Ninan Married, Who’s Her Husband?
Reena is happily married to Kevin Peraino, a popular reporter. The couple was together for several years before they tied the wedding knot. The lovebirds came into contact during their working years. Several news channels covered the couple’s wedding. The union is blessed with two children: Jack and Kate.
The couple has managed to stay glued to each other. Many believe that the fact that they have the same job has helped their connection to thrive. Reena Ninan and her family currently live in New York. There are no rumors of divorce that have been linked to the couple.
Reena Ninan is an avid user of Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She has about 7,206 followers on Facebook, over 4,739 on Instagram, and over 17k on Twitter. She communicates with her followers via social media handles.
Her Salary and Net Worth
The net value of Reena is not known, we only know that she is generously rewarded. This is because she has worked as a reporter for several media giants and earns a whopping $183,000 a month.
Height and Weight
Reena Ninan stands at a height of 5 ft 4 inches and weighs 54 kg.