Vann Newkirk Biography
Vann Newkirk (Full Name: Vann R. Newkirk II) is a prominent journalist presently working as a staff writer at The Atlantic. Vann writes on healthcare policy, politics, race, and the environment. Furthermore, Vann has been serving in the magazine for a spell of five years up to this current moment.
Vann Newkirk Age
Vann Newkirk was born on 27th December 1988, in Rocky Mount, North Carolina, United States. He is 33 years old.
Vann Newkirk Height
Vann Newkirk is a man of standard stature and stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches (Approx 1.75m).
Vann Newkirk Family
Vann Newkirk was born to his staunch mother Marylin Newkirk his stalwart father Dr. Vann Newkirk. in Rocky Mount, North Carolina, in the United States of America. His dad is a pre-eminent Historian. Dr. Newkirk was named as the 17th President of Fisk University by the Board of Trustees on February 15, 2021.
Vann Newkirk Education
Vann attended and graduated from Morehouse College in the year 2010. Moreover, he joined the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he graduated with a Master of Science Degree in Public Health and Health Policy.
Vann Newkirk Wife
Vann is euphorically hitched to his adorable wife called Kerone Newkirk. The pair stays together in Hyattsville, Maryland and they are blessed with one child.
Vann Newkirk Salary
He earns a satisfactory salary of $89,225 annually. This is according to The Atlantic staff writers’ salaries.
Vann Newkirk’s Net Worth
Vann Newkirk has stockpiled a decent wealth over the years and has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 million – $5 million.
Vann Newkirk Career
As of now, Vann serves at the American 10-issue-per-year magazine and multi-platform publisher called The Atlantic. There, he works for the magazine as a staff writer. Vann writes on healthcare policy, politics, race, and the environment. He kicked off his journalism career as a policy analyst at Kaiser Family Foundation focusing on health policy issues.
He was motivated to start freelancing after the shooting of Michael Brown and the later unrest in Ferguson, Missouri in 2014. Vann has been a staff writer for The Atlantic since the year 2015. In 2018, he helped produce a special commemorative issue of the magazine on Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy over the 50 years since Luther’s assassination in the year 1968. In 2019, Vann was serving on a long-form podcast exploring the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.