Samantha Vinograd

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Updated On December 18, 2022

Samantha Vinograd is a reporter as well as a political commentator. Samantha Vinograd has come to fame after working as a CNN National Security Analyst.

Early life and Childhood

Samantha Vinograd was born on 19th February 1983 in Connecticut, the United States. As of now, her age is 39 years old and belongs of American nationality. She was given birth to Jewish parents Serge G. Vinograd and Barbara Lefkowitz Vinograd.

Similarly, her father is a Holocaust survivor from France.  She has spent her childhood playing with her three siblings, Ariane, Cassandra, and Benjamin.

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Caption: Samantha Vinograd on her childhood photo (Source: Instagram)


Reflecting on Vinograd’s education, she graduated in 2001 from Hopkins School in New Haven, Connecticut. Then for her higher education, she studied for a B. An in Asian and Middle Eastern Studies from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Similarly, she has received an M.A. in Security Studies from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C.

Career and Professional life

Moving towards the career of a prominent reporter, Samantha had worked for the U.S. Department of the Treasury in Baghdad. Then, she had even worked for Barack Obama in the administration department.

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Caption: Samantha Vinograd at her work along with a colleague (Source: Instagram)

Similarly, she had even worked as an advisor to the National Security Council as the Director for Iraq, Director for International Economics, and Senior Advisor to the National Security Advisor. She had served Goldman Sachs focusing on public-private sector partnerships in the year 2013.

She alongside her citizen Morgan Ortagus are considered two of the most reliable source for news on National Security. Besides that, she is also engaged in social impact work and serves as an advisor to the US Fund for UNICEF, the Next Generation Board of the U.S. Holocaust Museum, and the Concordia Summit.

Samantha Vinograd – Net Worth

As the reporter, she has earned much which could fill up her needs. Currently, she has earned a net worth of around $300,000 US. Moreover, she has even earned a salary of $67,026 to $94,880 US as an employee of CNN.

Is Samantha Vinograd dating?

Samantha Vinograd hasn’t married nor has children. She is currently living single. She is just focusing on her career and giving more time to herself.

Focusing on her past relationship, she hasn’t dated anyone. But she made a tweet for her future husband and often jokes about it in the year 2018. She usually doesn’t speak about her personal life in the media or in public as well as hasn’t mentioned her affairs publically. Moreover, she even has managed to keep it low profile.

Samantha Vinograd – Social Media

For the 36 years, old beauty reporter is active on social media including Twitter and Instagram. Currently, Samantha has gained more than 9.3k followers on Instagram (@samanthavinograd) and has gained more than 99.9k followers on Twitter (@sam_vinograd).

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