Kaitlan Collins Biography
Kaitlan Collins is a renowned American journalist who started out as a freelance writer and blogger. The celebrity is currently the White House Correspondent for CNN. She previously served as the White House Correspondent for The Daily Caller.
Collins attends a private school before joining and graduating from her high school. She then enrolled at the University of Alabama, where she started by studying chemistry before transitioning to Journalism and Political Science. In May 2014, she graduated from the University.
After she completed her studies at the University of Alabama, Kaitlan began working as a freelance blogger and writer. In June 2014, she was hired by The Daily Caller as their entertainment reporter. Additionally, after three years, she was promoted to the website’s White House Correspondent in 2017. In June 2017, she moved to CNN, and continued with her previous position as the White House Correspondent, but for CNN.
Kaitlan Collins Age
How old is Kaitlan Collins? Collins is 31 years old as of 2023. Kaitlan was born on April 7, 1992, in Prattville, Alabama, in the United States of America. In addition, she celebrates her birthday on April 7th every year and her zodiac sign is Aries.
Kaitlan Collins Family
There aren’t so many details regarding Collin’s family and parents in the public domain. However, it is revealed that her father by the name Jeff Collins, is a high-level mortgage banker.
Collins is the eldest of her four siblings. She has two brothers, Cole and Brayden, and a sister named Lena Grace.
Kaitlan Collins Husband
Collins is currently single and concentrating on growing her career in the field of journalism. However, it is rumored she is engaged to her long-time boyfriend Will Douglas. Will Douglas, who is an alumnus of Oklahoma University, owns many small shops in Dallas. He handles his company as well.
Kaitlan Collins Net Worth
Collins has an estimated net worth of approximately $1.5 million. Her income is mainly attributed to her successful career as a journalist.
Kaitlan Collins CNN Salary
Collins earns an estimated annual salary of between $45,500 – $110,500.
Kaitlan Collins barred from White House
The journalist has also been involved in some of the White House conflicts. In July 2018, White House officials barred Collins from attending a White House Rose Garden press function, alleging that he was yelling at President Trump’s previous press conference.
Kaitlan, however, denied this and said that the officials had prevented her from asking questions that President Trump did not want to answer. At the end of April 2020, Collins sparked a debate by tweeting that she was asked to travel back during a White House press conference. The tweet reads,
Tonight the White House tried to have me, and only me, swap seats with another reporter several rows back. We both refused to move from our seats that were assigned well in advance. The briefing was short, the president took no questions and it proceeded as planned.