Nina Garcia Biography
Nina Garcia is a popular Colombian-American fashion journalist presently working as the editor-in-chief of Elle. She has also been working on the Bravo/Lifetime reality television program known as Project Runway as a judge since its first season.
In 2010, Nina attained an Oracle Award from Fashion Group International. Nina also received the Champion of Educational Excellence Award from the Oliver Scholars Program in 2015. Moreover, she received the Media Award from the Council of Fashion Designers of America in Honor of Eugenia Sheppard for her work with ELLE in 2021.
Nina Garcia Age
Nina Garcia was born on 3rd May 1965, in Barranquilla, Colombia, South America. She is 57 years old.
Nina Garcia Height
Nina Garcia is a woman of moderate stature and stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches (Approx 1.65m).
Nina Garcia Family
Nina Garcia was born on 3rd May 1965, to her wealthy importer parents in Barranquilla, Colombia, South America. Nina’s dad was a very victorious importer while her mum was an actress.
Nina Garcia Husband
Nina is gladly married to her love of life named David Conrod. As of now, he works as the CEO of FocusPoint Private Capital Group. Together, the duo is blessed with two adorable children namely Lucas and Alexander. At the present moment, the family stays in New York.
Nina Garcia Salary
She pockets a satisfactory salary of $79,275 per year. This is in accordance with Project Elle editor-in-chiefs’ salaries.
Nina Garcia’s Net Worth
Nina Garcia has accumulated a lot of wealth over the years of her work and has an estimated net worth of $3 million.
Nina Garcia Career
Nina kicked off her career in the fashion industry in the early 1980s. She also worked for Perry Ellis and its then-designer Marc Jacobs in the public relations department. Nina joined Mirabella after leaving Marc Jacobs where she served as Market Editor as well as Assistant Stylist until she undertook a position at Elle.
In 2000, she became Fashion Director of Elle. Nevertheless, Nina left the Fashion Director role in April 2008 to join US Weekly where she served as the Editor-at-Large. On April 11, 2008, US Weekly reported that she had left her post as fashion director of Elle.
On May 15, 2008, Roberta Myers, the Vice President/Editor-in-Chief at the magazine announced that they had an agreement with Nina who became the Editor-at-Large on September 1, 2008. Nina became the creative director of Marie Claire in 2012. As of now, she works for the No. 1 fashion magazine brand in the world known as Elle as the editor-in-chief.