Gerald Seib Biography

Gerald Seib is an executive Washington Editor for The Wall Street Journal. He has also developed a digital edition of the Washington Bureau which also includes his own column and commentaries. Along with that he also regularly appears as a Commentator on Washington affairs on networks like CNBC, Fox Business Network, CNN, and the BBC. Currently, he has released his book titled “ We Should Have Seen it Coming: From Reagan to Trump-  A Front- Row Seat to a Political Revolutions”.

Early Life

Gerald Seib is aged between 50-60 years as of 2021. The details about his parents and siblings have not been shared with the media yet. At a young age, he showed an active interest in the field of current affairs and was serious about education. Gerald has completed his high school studies but the details about the same have been kept private and away from the limelight. For his higher and further studies, he went to the University of Kansas. Over there he earned a bachelor’s degree in Journalism.

Gerald Seib Career

Gerald Seib began his career in the field of journalism. While at college he used to work as an intern in the Journal’s Dallas bureau, editor of the University Newspaper, the Daily Kansan, and a Sears Foundation Congressional intern in the office of U.S.  In 1978 he joined the Dallas bureau of the Journal as a reporter. After two years was transferred to Journal’s Washington bureau to cover Pentagon and the state department.

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After covering the Middle East, in 1987 he returned to Washington to cover the White House and report on diplomacy and foreign policy. In December 1992 he became a news editor for Journal’s national political coverage from Washington and around the country. Along with that, he is known for his work on Happening Now in 2007, WSJ at Large with Gerry Baker in 2018, and S.E. Cupp Unfiltered in 2017. He has also appeared on various news channels to talk about current affairs.

Gerald Seib Biography

Real Name Gerald F. Seib
Birth Date 1960s
Age (as of 2021) 50-60s
Birth Place U.S.
Nationality American
Profession Editor
Religion Christianity
Sun sign

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 9” – in Centimeters – 175 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 82 kg  –  in Pounds –  180 lbs
Shoe Size 10 (U.S.)
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Average




School Not Known
College University of Kansas

Relationship Status

Marital Status Married
Affair No
Wife Barbara Rosewicz
Children Three

Personal Life

Gerald Seib is married to Barbara Rosewicz who is a journal reporter. They got married in a private and close wedding ceremony. Along with that, the couple is blessed with three sons. They all are currently residing in Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States of America.

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Gerald Seib Net Worth

Gerald Seib has earned a lot from his career as a Journalist. Recently he wrote a book named “We Should Have Seen it Coming” which is been sold on Amazon and Kindle for $13.99. The details about his net worth have been kept private and away from the limelight. Some other sources of his income are earned from sponsorship and by attending various events.


  • In 1988 he won the Merriman Smith Award for the coverage of the presidency under deadline.
  • He joined Twitter in January 2009.
  • He has been interviewed by The Washington Post.
  • At University he was a member of Phi Kappa Phi, a national academic honor society, and Kappa Tau Alpha, a national journalism honor society.
  • In 1984 he and his wife were transferred to Cairo to cover the Middle East and he began writing his Capital-Journal Column in 1993.
  • In 1997 he had been the Journal’s deputy bureau chief in Washington.

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