Who is Trish Regan?
Trish Regan is an American journalist and talk show host probably best known for her shows like “The Intelligence Report with Trish Regan” and “Trish Regan Primetime”. Journalism is not her cup of coffee during her school or college days as she was quite obsessed with singing and even took music lessons so that she’d pursue that line of career. With a degree in History from Columbia University, Trish joined the CBS Marketwatch as a business correspondent. After spending seven years with CBS, she moved on to CNBC and worked for Bloomberg, Fox Business Network and Fox News Channel down the line of her career. She made headlines in March 2020 when she dismissed the coronavirus pandemic as a Democratic “impeachment scam” against President Trump. Following the controversy and widespread criticism, the Fox Business Network cut all ties with her.
Trish Regan was born on the 13th of December 1972, in Hampton, New Hampshire, United States of America. She is currently 47 years old.
|Birth Name||Patricia Ann Regan|
|Date of Birth||December 13, 1972|
|Place of Birth||Hampton, New Hampshire, U.S.|
|Age||47 years old|
|Profession||Journalist, Talk Show Host|
Family and Education
There is very little to no information when it comes to Trish’s personal life as she has not talked much about her family or her childhood. Her mother was a freelance writer and wrote for leading newspapers such as The Daily Telegraph and Boston Globe.
Regan attended high school at Phillips Exeter Academy and studied voice and opera in Graz, Austria, and at the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston. She then attended Columbia University from where she graduated cum laude with a B.A. in history in 2000.
Trish Regan Husband
Trish Regan married her husband, James A Ben, an investment banker, on August 15, 2001. They have three children, twin daughters, Alexandria Ben and Elizabeth Ben (born, December 8, 2009) and a son named Jamie Ben.
|Height||Feet – 5 feet 8 inches|
Centimeters – 173 cm
Meters – 1.73 m
|Weight||Kilograms – 58 kg|
Pounds – 130 lbs
|Eye Color||Light Green|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Shoe Size||8 (US)|
|Dress Size||4-6 (US)|
|Distinctive Features||Pointed Chin|
Trish Regan started working for a hedge fund and then at the investment firm Goldman Sachs during her time at Columbia University. She joined NBC News as an intern during her senior year and joined the CBS MarketWatch a year after her graduation in 2001.
She spent seven years working as a business correspondent for the news program “CBS Evening News” and “CBS MoneyWatch” and also contributed to other shows like “Face the Nation” and “48 Hours.”
In 2007, she quit CBS and joined CNBC where she held different portfolios during her five-year tenure. Trish was later hired by Bloomberg Television in 2012, where she hosted the daily global market show “Street Smart with Trish Regan” from 2012 to 2015.
In 2015, she quit Bloomberg and joined Fox News and Fox Business Network. There she worked as a business anchor and market correspondent and hosted shows such as “The Intelligence Report with Trish Regan” and “Trish Regan Primetime.”
Trish Regan Net Worth
According to authoritative sources, Trish Regan has a net worth of $30 million, as of 2020.
Trish on Social Media
Like many journalists, Trish Regan has quite a social media presence with more than 75,000 followers on her Instagram account. She is extremely popular on Twitter, where she’s got over 650,000 followers. She can also be found on Facebook, where she has over 145,000 followers.
Trish Regan Facts
She was a former beauty pageant and was crowned Miss New Hampshire and Deerfield Fair in 1993.
Trish took part in the Miss America 1994 pageant where she won a preliminary award in the Talent competition and the Bernie Wayne Scholarship for the Performing Arts.
In 2002, she won the Most Outstanding Young Broadcast Journalist Award from the Northern California Society of Professional Journalists.
In April 2006, the Houston Chronicle named her one of ten women in broadcast news to watch and stated, “she shows exceptional ability to report. She’s a future star”.
Trish received an Emmy Award nomination for her work on the connections between the tri-border regions of South America and Islamic terrorist groups in 2007.
In 2009, Regan received nominations for Emmy as well as Gerald Loeb in the category “Best Documentary Award” for her documentary work on “Against the Tide: The Battle for New Orleans.”
She published the book titled Joint Ventures: Inside America’s Almost Legal Marijuana Industry.
Trish is fluent in English, Spanish and Italian.