Alicia Menendez Biography
Alicia Menendez is an American news anchor, host, and writer working at MSNBC. In October 2019, was when she joined the MSNBC news team. Later on, in the same year, she began hosting a new program on MSNBC called American Voices that airs on weekends. In addition, she is the author of The Likeability Trap: How to Break Free and Succeed as You Are. Previously, she was a correspondent on the PBS show Amanpour & Company and the host of Come Here and Say on Fusion. Additionally, she was the host and producer at HuffPost Live.
Alicia Menendez Age
Menendez is 38 years old as of 2021. She was born on July 2, 1983, in the United States. She celebrates her birthday on the 2nd of June every year.
Alicia Menendez Height
Menendez stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches tall.
Alicia Menendez Family
Menendez’s father is known as Bob Menendez who happens to be an American politician serving as a senior united states senator while her mother’s name is Jane Menendez. She likes to keep her personal life private hence she has not revealed the names of her siblings.
Alicia Menendez Husband
Menendez is married to Carlos Prío Odio. They tied the knot on February 15, 2015, at Coral Gables United Church of Christ in Coral Gables, Florida. She announced that she was engaged during a segment on “Alicia Menendez Tonight” on Fusion on July 10, 2014. Together the couple has been blessed with a daughter who she has not revealed her name as she likes to keep her personal life private.
Alicia Menendez Net Worth
Menendez has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her career as an anchor.
Alicia Menendez Salary
Menendez earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Alicia Menendez Career
Union City, New Jersey was where she was raised. She attended Harvard University and during her time there her senior honors thesis on women’s social capital drew the attention of U.S. News & World Report and The New York Times. Later on in the year 2015, she was named one of the 15 most interesting members of the class of 2005 and she was selected to deliver her undergraduate commencement address by The Harvard Crimson
The Fast Company described her as smart, thoughtful, and seemingly unflusterable. Often, she is seen as a guest on Fox News Channel, CNN, and MSNBC. In addition to serving as a contributor to NBCLatino.com, joining HuffPost Live, Menendez co-hosted “Power Play” on Sirius XM’s Cristina Radio, she also streams videos network of The Huffington Post. DailyGrito.com a website that offers a Latino take on politics and media founded by Menendez and Adriana in 2011, was acquired by Politic365.com in 2012.
Along with Jake Brewe, Jehmu Greene, Jose Antonio Vargas they co-founded Define American. At NDN, a center-left think tank and advocacy organization in Washington, DC, she served as a Senior Advisor. In addition, she is a veteran of Rock the Vote and the Democracia United States of America. In New York, she spent time at RNN TV where she served as a television segment producer and an on-air contributor. She is also a former correspondent for the show Amanpour & Company on PBS.
Alicia Menendez MSNBC
Menendez is currently working at MSNBC where she works alongside other famous MSNBC anchors and reporters including;
- Lawrence O’Donnell
- Kelly O’Donnell
- Kristen Welker
- Peter Alexander
- Kasie Hunt
- Steve Patterson
- Morgan Radford
- Lester Holt
- Brian Williams
- Alex Witt
- Cori Coffin
- Kendis Gibson
- Ayman Mohyeldin
- Craig Melvin
- Stephanie Ruhle
Alicia Menendez Social Media Platforms
Menendez is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She has over 49k followers on Twitter, over 20k followers on Instagram, and over 30k followers on Facebook.