Dana Perino is an American-born author as well as a commentator in politics. As the 26th White House Press Secretary, Perino worked during the reign of President George W. Bush. Her term was between 14th September 2007 and 20th January 2009.
Dana is Fox News’ political analyst, a host of The Five and Random House’s book publishing in charge. Perino has been hosting The Daily Briefing with Dana Perino since 2nd October 2017 on Fox News. Now let’s have a close look on Dana Perino’s net worth in 2018.
Dana Perino was born in 1972 on 9th May to Janice and Leo Perino. Her birthplace was Evanston, Wyoming, but she grew up in Colorado around Denser.
She went to Ponderosa High School, Parker. Later, she joined Colorado State University-Pueblo. Perino graduated in 1993 with a bachelor’s degree in mass communications. Her minors were both Spanish and political science. After that, Dana enrolled at the University of Illinois Springfield. She earned a master’s degree in public a public affairs reporting.
Back in college Dana worked at KTSC-TV. She would host a show between 2 and 6 a.m. During her master’s days, she worked for WCIA. Perino was a daily reporter covering Illinois Capital.
She was a staff assistant for Congressman Scott McInnis. Next, she worked for almost four years serving as the press secretary for Rep. Dan Schaefer. This was when Dan was the House Commerce Subcommittee on Energy and Power. After he retired in 1998, Perino and her husband left the United States for Great Britain.
Dana returned to Washington, D.C three years later. She got a position as the Department of Justice’s spokesman and retained it for two years.
Her debut as the White House Council on Environmental Quality. She was responsible for the provision of not only strategic advice on media relations but also message development. In addition to the above mentioned, she was also involved in public outreach.
Between 2005 and 2007, after Scott McClellan hired her, she served as Deputy Press Secretary While Tony Show was her undergoing treatment for colon cancer, Peron was the Acting White House Press Secretary. She stood for her from 27th March 2007 to 30th April of the same year. Then she got promoted. Tony resigned based on his health issues, and she took the position permanently. Dana was made Assistant to the President while still serving as the White House Press Secretary. Since 14th September 2007 until January 2009, she held both positions.
After she left work at the White House, she joined Fox News. She is their political commentator. Perino is also one of the hosts of a talk show known as The Five. She has also served on the Broadcasting Board of Governors. Since 2010, she has been a part-time lecturer at George Washington University’s Graduate School of Political Management. The class is of political communication.
Perino had once served as Editorial Director of Crown Publishing Group. Her podcast titled Perino & StireWall: I’ll Tell You What premiered in 2016 in 18th September on the Fox News Channel.
Awards & Achievements
Dana Marie Perino was the second female House Press Secretary. The first one was Dee Dee Myers.
Net Worth of Dana Perino
Dana Perino has an estimated net worth of around $4 million. Her primary source of income could be her career in the political world. In addition to that, she is a political commentator working for Fox News. Perino has also worked as an Editorial Director at Random House. She hosts other programs, and all the earnings contribute to her current net worth together with her books’ sales also.
Dana Perino is an author and a political commentator. She is the 26th White House Press Secretary. Dana worked for President George W. Bush and was also his assistant until he retired. Some of the shows she hosts include The Daily Briefing with Dana Perino and The Five. She has also written books.