• Claire Shipman

    American journalist

  • Facts of Claire Shipman

    Name Claire Shipman
    Date of Birth October 4, 1962
    Zodiac Sign Libra
    Gender Female
    Birth Country Washington, D.C., United States
    Nationality American
    Profession American Television Journalist, Author
    Net worth $5 Million
    Marital Status Married
    Spouse Jay Carney (m. 2001)
    Children Hugo James Carney, Della Claire Carney
    Hair Color Dark Brown
    Eye Color Blac
    Father Morgan Shipman
    Education Thomas Worthington High School
    TV Show Good Morning America

    American journalist Claire Shipman is well known for his excellent work in morning programming at Good Morning America. She also received the honor for her live coverage news story of Long Form in ABC News: Inauguration 2009. Throughout her journalism career, she earned two Emmy Awards.

    Shipman was born on 4th October 1962 in Washington, D.C., United States. She is the daughter of late Christie Armstrong and Morgan Enlow Shipman, who were Methodist. Apart from this, what is happening in her life? Find more exciting things about Shipman’s personal experience in the following sections.

    Claire & Jay Carney’s Marital Life

    The 57-year-old, Shipman is capturing the most beautiful moments with her husband, Jay Carney, who served as White House press secretary when Barack Obama was the president of the United States. They married in a quiet nuptial in September 1998 in the presence of their family, friends and close relatives.

    Claire Shipman and her husband, Jay Carney
    Claire Shipman and her husband, Jay Carney
    Image Credit: zimbio.com

    What’s more to this? The couple is quite busy with their professional work, but they always make a gap between spending some quality time together. In September 2019, they completed their 21st marriage anniversary.

    Before Claire’s marriage with Jay, she tied the knot with CNN Moscow bureau chief, Steven Hurst. They stayed in the marital relationship for a brief time and divorced after finding some personal differences.

    Gave Birth to Two Sweet Children

    Award-winning journalist, Shipman, and her husband, Jay, received two gifts of God and found joy as parents. They welcomed their first child, Hugo James Carney, a son at Washington, D.C.’s hospital on 15th October 2001.

    Claire Shipman and  Jay Carney children
    Claire Shipman with children
    Image Credit: washingtonian.com

    After the birth of their first baby, the pair announced that they were going to welcome their second child four years later in mid-2004. Claire then gave birth to their fourth family member, a daughter, Della Claire, on 7th May 2005.

    Shipman’s Net Worth in 2020

    Claire Shipman has a net worth of $5 Million as of 2020. As a senior national correspondent at ABC News’ Good Morning America, she garners a subsequent salary. So, her per year remuneration might be equivalent to a Good Morning America correspondent, which is $108,053.

    On a similar hand, Shipman’s husband, Carney’s net worth is $750 Thousand. He currently earns $175,000 annually as the senior vice president of Amazon’s global corporate affairs. Henceforth, the wealth of Shipman and her spouse, Jay garners a total worth of $5.75 Million. Also, read about Emily Buchanan‘s net worth and status.

    Some Exciting Facts about Claire Shipman

    Claire Shipman is the best-selling author of The Confidence and Womenomics. Shipman received a Peabody Award after seeing her reporting work on the aborted Soviet coup and the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991.

    She is a distinguished alumnus during the convocation of Worthington Schools. She earned a master’s in international affairs from Columbia University of School of International and Public Affairs and a Bachelor of Arts in Russian studies from Columbia University. Before working for ABC News, she served as a reporter for CNN News and earned a National Headlines Award for her Moscow coverage. Her beloved husband, Carney, did not tell about the Bin Laden attack held in Pakistan.

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