Farai Chideya Biography
Farai Chideya is a prominent American multimedia journalist, radio host, as well as a novelist. She works on the podcast Our Body Politic, which launched. In September 2020 as the creator and host currently.
Chideya also hosted and produced for a period of 15 years, Pop and Politics with Farai Chideya, which is a series of radio specials on politics. She worked at NPR as a Host, News, and Notes before.
Farai Chideya Age
Farai Chideya was born in Baltimore, Maryland, in the United States on July 27, 1969. She is 53 years old as of 2022.
Farai Chideya Height
She stands at a moderate height of 5 ft 6 in/1.65 m tall.
Farai Chideya Education
She finished her high school course at Western High School (Baltimore, MD) in 1986. Chideya went to Harvard College and received a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature in 1990 then.
Farai Chideya Family
At this present moment, Farai has kept details on his parents and siblings all to herself, however, research on this segment is ongoing and will soon update this segment.
Farai Chideya Husband
She’s married to Army Sgt. Michael Parker, who has served in the military for more than a decade and recently returned from Iraq. Farai Chideya talks with Sonia about how the war in Iraq affected their marriage and how her husband is coping after returning home
Farai Chideya Kids
Farai has always wanted to be a mom and she opted for adoption, she has been matched up three times but always changed her mind, soon as changes are made this will fill out this section.
Farai Chideya Salary
She annually receives a salary of $76,502.
Farai Chideya Net Worth
She earns an approximated net worth of $1 million.
Farai Chideya Career
She serves for the podcast Our Body Politic, which launched in September 2020 as the creator and host. Chideya hosted and produced Pop and Politics with Farai Chideya, for a period of 15 years which is a series of radio specials on politics also. Before she worked at NPR as a Host, News, and Notes.
Chideya began her career at Newsweek Magazine as a reporter. Then she worked for a period of two years as a Political Editor at VIBE and also served at CNN as a political analyst. Then Chideya worked as a reporter and guest host at ABC News. Moreover, she also worked from 1999 to 2000 at Syndicated as a political columnist. Also,Chideya worked at Knight Foundation as a Member of, the Journalism Advisory Committee.
She has won various awards due to her work; an Enterprise reporting award from the National Association of Black Journalists due to a piece on Skid Row in 2007; a special award from the Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association for AIDS coverage in 2008; and many more.
In 2002, she received a Foreign Press Center fellowship that took her to Japan, a Freedom Forum Media Studies Center fellowship in 1996 as well as a Knight Foundation fellowship at Stanford University in 2001.