Tom Gjelten Bio, Age, Height, Wife, Kids, Salary, Net Worth, NPR
February 12, 2022
Tom Gjelten Biography
Tom Gjelten is an American News Religion news Correspondent currently serving for National Public Radio news. He also joined NPR in 1982.
Tom Gjelten Age
Gjelten was born on June 14. He is also 73 years old as of 2021.
Tom Gjelten Height
Gjelten stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall, he also weighs a weight of 68 kgs.
Tom Gjelten Parents
He has also not revealed his parents’ identities however it will be updated as soon as there is information.
Tom Gjelten Wife
Gjelten is happily married to his love of life, Martha Raddatz since 1997.
Tom Gjelten Kids
He has not disclosed if he has kids however it will be updated.
Tom Gjelten Salary
Gjelten receives an annual salary of between $ 45193 – $ 74307.
Tom Gjelten Net Worth
Gjelten has an estimated Net Worth of $ 1 million – $ 5 Million.
Tom Gjelten Education
Gjelten graduated from the University of Minnesota.
Tom Gjelten NPR
After his education, he started his professional career as a public school teacher and a freelance writer. He joined the NPR organization as a labor and education reporter.
In addition, he has also reported and also covered diplomatic and national security issues, based at NPR’s headquarters in Washington, D.C.
He has also reported overseas, including stints in Mexico City as NPR’s Latin America correspondent from 1986 to 1990, and from 1990 to 1994, he covered in Berlin as Central Europe correspondent.
prior to joining NPR, Tom also covered U.S. diplomacy and military affairs, first from the State Department and then from the Pentagon. Besides that, he also reported live from the Pentagon at the moment it was hit on September 11, 2001, and he was NPR’s lead Pentagon reporter during the war in Afghanistan and the invasion of Iraq.
His passion for Journalism has enabled him to win numerous awards, such as the 1992 series “From Marx to Markets,” documenting the transition to market economics in Eastern Europe, won an Overseas Press Club award for “Best Business or Economic Reporting in Radio or TV.”