Martha MacCallum Bio, Wiki
Martha MacCallum is an American is conservative news host for Fox News. She joined FOX News Channel (FNC) in January 2004.
Martha MacCallum Age
MacCallum was born on January 31, 1964, in Wyckoff, New Jersey, U.S. She is therefore 58 years old as of 2022.
Martha MacCallum Heights
MacCallum stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches tall.
Martha MacCallum FOX News
MacCallum serves as the anchor and executive editor of The Story with Martha MacCallum (weekdays, 3 PM/ET) and is based in New York. She focuses on the headlines that are most important to Americans with insights from top newsmakers and analysts. Prior to that, she anchored The First 100 Days, which chronicled the beginning of President Donald Trump’s administration.
Previously, she was serving as a co-anchor of America’s Newsroom (weekdays 9-11 AM/ET) alongside Bill Hemmer from 2010 to 2017. Recently, she provided live coverage on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, anchoring a special weekend report as the situation intensified.
While at FOX News, she has played a role in every major political event since the 2004 presidential election. Most recently, she co-anchored a one-hour election special entitled, Democracy 2021: Virginia Showdown alongside FNC’s chief political anchor Bret Baier. The program presented special live coverage of the Virginia and New Jersey gubernatorial races as well as the New York City mayoral race. Additionally, she co-anchored FNC’s Democracy 2020 election coverage with Baier as well, which garnered the highest ratings for an election night in cable news history with 14.1 million total viewers. During the 2020 election season, MacCallum and Baier also provided coverage of the presidential debates and their coverage of the first presidential debate was the most-watched in cable news history with nearly 18 million viewers.
Following the 2020 election cycle, MacCallum secured a wide-ranging exclusive interview with former Trump Campaign Manager Brad Parscale which marked her first one-on-one sit down following his detainment and departing the campaign. MacCallum also anchored special coverage of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh’s, funeral. She co-anchored FNC’s coverage surrounding the impeachment hearings of President Donald Trump, which led all of broadcast and cable coverage in the ratings.’
MacCallum also helped lead coverage of the 2018 election which marked the highest-rated midterm election coverage in cable news history with total viewers, topping all of broadcast and cable news, according to Nielsen Media Research. That year, she landed an exclusive joint interview with then-Supreme Court nominee and now-Justice Brett Kavanaugh and his wife Ashley Estes Kavanaugh. In the 2016 election, she co-moderated two Republican presidential primary debates alongside anchor Bill Hemmer in Des Moines, IA, and Cleveland, OH, with the latter delivering 6.1 million viewers and 1.2 million viewers in the 25-54 key demographic.
MacCallum was also FNC’s lead anchor in London for the 2011 Royal Wedding and the birth of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s first child in 2013.
Martha MacCallum Work Experience
Prior to joining the network, she held a variety of positions at NBC from 1997 to 2003. She was co-anchor of CNBC’s Morning Call with Martha MacCallum and Ted David and was the anchor of CNBC’s Checkpoint, an evening news program focusing on the war against terror and the Iraq war. A frequent contributor to The News with Brian Williams, NBC’s Today, and CNBC World, MacCallum also created the series Inside the Business for CNBC’s Business Center. In 1997 and 2003, MacCallum was the recipient of the American Women in Radio and Television award for her reporting.
Before joining CNBC, MacCallum was an anchor and reporter for WBIS-TV (ION-31), a sports and business network in New York in 1996. Prior to that, she was a business correspondent at Wall Street Journal Television where she anchored The Wall Street Journal Report, World Market Outlook, and Business USA from 1991to 1996. She began her career as a reporter for Corporate Finance magazine.
MacCallum earned a B.A. in political science from St. Lawrence University. She is the author of the New York Times bestseller, Unknown Valor: A Story of Family, Courage, and Sacrifice from Pearl Harbor to Iwo Jima.
Martha MacCallum Net Worth
In MacCallum’s career as a host, she has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.
Martha MacCallum Salary
She receives annual earnings that range between $35,000 and $100,000.
Martha MacCallum Parents and Siblings
MacCallum was born to Elizabeth B. (mother) and Douglas C. MacCallum, Jr.(father). Her father was a manager with IBM in New Jersey while her mother worked in sales for Murphy Realty in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey. Elizabeth died on April 14, 2013, at the age of 78. Additionally, she was raised alongside her two sisters Jane Elizabeth Preziosi, and Lisa Ann Miller.
Martha MacCallum Husband/ Spouse
MacCallum has been happily married to Daniel John Gregory since August 22, 1992. Daniel is a businessman serving as the vice president of Gregory Packaging Inc. in Newark, New Jersey. The company makes suncup juice. The company was founded by her father Edward R. Gregory who served as president until he died in 1999.
Martha MacCallum Kids
MacCallum and Daniel are blessed with three children together. A daughter is known as Elizabeth Bowes Gregory, and two sons Harry Gregory and Edward Reed Gregory. Their daughter Elizabeth also attended Villanova University and graduated with a major in political science in 2018. She served as a special coverage volunteer for Fox News. Edward Reed studies at Notre Dame University, where he plays football as a linebacker.
What is Martha MacCallum’s Political Party?
MacCallum has not revealed her political affiliation.
Martha MacCallum Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram
She is vocal on her social media accounts where she posts frequently. On her Twitter account, she has about 708,535 followers, around 470,000 followers on her Facebook page, and 230,610 followers on her Instagram account.