Rich Edson Biography
Rich Edson is an American journalist and political analyst working for FOX News serving as a senior national correspondent. He joined the FOX Business Network (FBN) as a Washington correspondent in October 2007 and transitioned to FNC in 2015.
Rich Edson Date of Birth / Birthday
Edson was born on August 2, 1981, in Ridgewood, New Jersey, U.S. He is therefore 40 years old as of 2021.
Rich Edson Measurements/Height
Edson stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches tall.
Rich Edson Partner/Wife/Wedding
Edson has been happily married to Cheryl Cappiello since 2008. The couple tied the knot on July 19, 2008, in the presence of their family and close ones. Their wedding took place at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in Tenafly, New Jersey. Roman Catholic priest Rev. Lenoard J. Gilman performed the wedding.
Despite remaining busy with his job, Rich loves to relish his leisure time with his close ones and travels to different places. As of now, Rich stays in Washington, D.C., with his family. Cheryl is a New York University and Boston University law graduate. Previously, she was a former associate at the Roseland, New Jersey, law firm Lowenstein Sandler.
Rich Edson Kids/Children
Edson prefers to keep information about whether or not he has any children away from the public. It is therefore not known if he has any children at the moment. However, we will update the information once it’s available.
Rich Edson Relatives/ Family
Edson was born and raised in the United States. He has managed to keep information about his family away from the public, however, we will update the information once it’s available.
Rich Edson FBN and FNC
Edson is a correspondent who recently has been reporting live from the Pentagon on the ongoing conflict between Russia and Ukraine. Prior to that, he provided the latest breaking election news from Washington, DC during FNC’s Democracy 2020 election coverage. Additionally, he has also interviewed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in Cairo, Egypt to discuss U.S. and Middle Eastern Relations as well as contributed to FNC’s live coverage of the United States and North Korea summit that took place in Singapore.
While at FBN and FNC, he has managed to provided coverage of every major election, the U.S. debt ceiling crises of 2013 and 2011, and the executive bonus protections inserted into the 2009 stimulus law. Furthermore, he has also broken details on the U.S. auto bailout, congressional spending, and the Bernie Madoff Ponzi scheme.
Rich Edson Profession
Edson had also worked for other stations prior to joining FBN and FNC. For instance, he previously worked for WJCL-TV (FOX 28) in Savannah, GA where he covered city and county governments. Additionally, he also enclosed sports and general assignments for 2 News in Allentown, Pennsylvania. His journalism career started at NBC where he served as an intern for Saturday Night Live.
He graduated from Rutgers University and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. He grew up in North Jersey and lives in the DC area. In 2010, he won D.C.’s Funniest Journalist standup comedy competition. He is also very much on his social media accounts including Facebook as well as Twitter.
Rich Edson Income
Edson receives an annual income ranging between $30,000 and $90,000.
Rich Edson Net Worth
Through Edson’s career as a correspondent, he has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges between $1million and $1.5 million.
Rich Edson Twitter
Edson is active on his social media accounts. He has about 9,755 followers on his Twitter account.