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Dana Perino
Dana Perino

Dana Perino Biography

Dana Perino ( born Dana Marie Perino) is an American political commentator and author. She is well known as the Former White House Press Secretary served as the 26th White House Press Secretary, under President George W. Bush. Perino as per know works as a co-host of talk show “The Five” on Fox News Channel and also as part of the political and election coverage teams on the Fox News Channel,as well as weekly political podcast, “I’ll Tell You What,” with Chris Stirewalt.

Dana Perino Fox News

On Fox News Channel, Perino is the host of “The Daily Briefing with Perino” and a co-host of “The Five.” She also appears on Fox News Channel as part of the political and election coverage teams, and hosts a weekly political podcast with Chris Stirewalt called “I’ll Tell You What.” Dana previously worked in President George W. Bush’s administration for seven years, becoming the first Republican woman to be named White House Press Secretary. Dana joined the Bush administration as a spokesperson for the US Department of Justice after the September 11th terrorist attacks in 2001.

Perino began his career at PBS affiliate KTSC-TV. She also worked at KCCY-FM during this time. Perino worked as a reporter for WCIA, a CBS affiliate, while at the University of Illinois Springfield. She then worked in Washington, D.C. as a staff assistant for Congressman Scott McInnis (R-CO) before becoming the press secretary for Rep. Dan Schaefer (R-CO).

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Perino has worked for Fox News as a political commentator. She hosts the talk show ‘The Five’ there. She was appointed to the Broadcasting Board of Governors in 2010. In the same year, she began teaching part-time at George Washington University’s Graduate School of Political Management. Perino became the Editorial Director of Crown Publishing Group, a subsidiary of Random House, Inc., in 2011. She does not, however, work for the company anymore.

Dana Perino Age

How old is Dana? Marie Perino is 49 years old as of 2021. She was born on May 9, 1972 in Evanston, Wyoming, U.S. Marie celebrates her birthday every 9th of May.

Dana Perino Education

She attended Ponderosa High School in Parker and later proceeded to Colorado State University Where she earned a bachelor’s degree in mass communications and minors in both political science and Spanish. Perino went on to obtain a master’s degree in public affairs reporting from the University of Illinois Springfield.

Dana Perino Nationality and Ethnicity

What ethnicity is Perino? She belongs to the Italian ethnicity/heritage. She was born and raised in Evanston, Wyoming, United States. She holds American nationality and citizenship by birth.

Dana Perino Height

The American commentator and author Perino stands at a height of 1.57 m, apparently, her other measurements namely waist and hip size are being reviewed and soon to be updated.

Dana Perino Family | Parents | Siblings

She was born and raised in Evanston, Wyoming, United States, to Janice Perino and Leo Perino. She has a sister by the name of Angie Perino, however, two of her paternal great-grandparents were Italian immigrants.

Dana Perino Husband | married

Perino is happily married to her husband, English-born Peter McMahon. The two met in August 1997 on an airplane, they later got married in 1998. The two reside in Manhattan.

Dana Perino Salary

Dana is one of the most eminent media strategists., who earns a salary of more than $250,000 per annum.

Dana Perino Net Worth

Former White House Press Secretary Dana has an estimated net worth of $6 million., however, she is also a best-selling author that has composed various books, of which have increased her net worth.

Dana Perino Today

Where is Perino Today? Perino is now the co-host of The Five (weekdays 5-6 PM/ET) and the co-anchor of FOX News Channel’s (FNC) morning news program America’s Newsroom (weekdays 9-11 AM/ET). Perino also hosts FOX Nation’s online membership-based web-based feature, Perino’s Book Club.

Dana Perino Author

  • 2021- Everything Will Be Okay: Life Lessons for Young Women (from a Former Young Woman).
  • 2016- Let Me Tell You about Jasper.
  • 2015- And the Good News Is…: Lessons and Advice from the Bright Side

Dana Perino TV Shows

  • 2013- 2016- The Real Story (TV program)
  • 2011-The Five
  • 2007- America’s Newsroom
  • 2017- The Daily Briefing With Dana
  • 2016- Perino & Stirewalt: I’ll Tell You What
  • 2019- Dana Perino’s Book Club
  • 2020- Storytime With Dana
  • 2015- And the Good News Is… Television show
  • 2017- The Five Special Television show