Anne Gearan Biography, Age, Height, Husband, Net Worth

Anne Gearan is an American television presenter, journalist, and correspondent who currently serves as the Diplomatic Correspondent at The Washington Post, with a focus on foreign policy and national security.

Early life

Anne was born with the name Anne Rumsey and she got the surname Gearan after her marriage to John Rumsey. She was born on June 19, 1963, in New York, the United States to father John Rumsey and his late wife. Her father was also a newspaper editor and a former reporter whereas there are no details regarding her mother on the internet. Her father is now re-married to Elizabeth Pine, which makes her the stepmother of Anne. Elizabeth was a State Supreme Court justice who died in 2017 due to Alzheimer’s and colon cancer.

Anne mainly grew up in her birthplace of New York with her brother Charles Gearan and three step-sisters named Margaret, Katherine, and Lisa. Green went to Pittsford Sutherland High School in New York from where she did her schooling from. Upon completing, Anne attended Allegheny College in Meadville, Pennsylvania from where she graduated in 1985 with a Bachelor of Arts in English and History.

Anne Gearan Career

In 2000, Anne covered the Supreme Court as a reporter for more than 4 years for The Associated Press. Then joined as a national security editor, chief diplomatic correspondent, Pentagon correspondent, White House reporter at the Associated Press where she worked for approximately 8 years, but left the position as she was appointed as the Diplomatic Correspondent at The Washington Post where Anne is currently working for the past 9 years. Side by side, she is also a reporter at the same place but her main focus as a correspondent is foreign policy and national security.

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Before joining the White House beat, she covered the Hillary Clinton campaign and the State Department for The Post. Over the years, she has established herself as one of the top-rated and top-notch journalists in American Journalism. Anne has Professional Affiliations such as Women’s Foreign Policy Group and Medill National Security Washington semester mentor. She was also named as the Associated Press Virginia staffer of the year. She has also made a guest appearance on my news shows such as NBC’s The 11th Hour to talk about the current political topics happening in Washington D.C. her opinion and views on recent political stands have been perceived by many individuals. Being a journalist, often keeping your opinion on certain issues can bring damage to your career but Anne has managed to keep a clean profile over the years.

Social media

Anne has been a verified Twitter user for many years, she is using the social media handle under the username @agearan and has 49.4k followers. She joined Twitter in august of 2008. Anne also has an Instagram account with the same username but does not seem to be much active, she has 532 followers on the networking platform and apparently, her bio says that her account is managed by her 16-year-old daughter.

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Anne Gearan Biography

Real Name Anne Rumsey Gearan
Birth Date June 19 , 1963
Age 51 Years
Birth Place Pittsford, New York, U.S.
Nationality American
Profession Journalist
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Gemini

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 9” – in Centimetres – 180 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 55 kg  –  in Pounds –  121 lbs
Body Measurements Not Known
Bra (Breast) Size Not Known
Waist Size Not Known
Hip Size Not Known
Shoe Size 9 (U.S.)
Hair Color Dark Blonde
Eye Color Brown
Body Type Slim


Father John Rumsey
Mother Not Known
Sister Margaret, Katherine, and Lisa
Brother Charles


School Pittsford Sutherland High School
College Allegheny College

Relationship Status

Marital Status Married
Affair No
Is she a lesbian? No
Husband Timothy Gearan
Children One (Claire Gearan)

Favourite Things

Hobbies Not Known
Favourite Food Not Known
Favourite Destination Not Known
Favourite Color Not Known

Personal life

Anne has been married to her boyfriend turned husband Timothy Gearan. The details regarding their marriage are personal life is not public. The couple has a daughter together named Claire Gearan, who has been kept away from the limelight. With all these instances it is quite evident that Anne prefers to keep her personal life very secretive, together they reside in Washington D.C.

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Anne Gearan Net worth

As of 2021, Anne’s net worth is estimated to be around $1 million US Dollars. All of her earnings is from being a journalist, reporting in the initial establishment of career, covering the Supreme Court and White House, and currently serving as the White House correspondent for The Washington Post.


  • She currently lives in Washington D.C with her family.
  • She describes herself with an attractive personality and radiant smile.
  • Anne is also an animal lover and has a dog named Bella.
  • She is married to Timothy Gearan.
  • While she worked at The Associated Press, Anne was named as the Associated Press Virginia staffer of the year.

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