Quick Facts of Kirsten Powers

  • Full NameKirsten Powers
  • Date of Birth1969 /12 /14
  • NicknameKristen
  • Marital StatusMarried
  • BirthplaceFairbanks, Alaska
  • EthnicityWhite
  • ReligionChristain
  • ProfessionPolitical pundit
  • NationalityAmerican
  • Active YearN/A
  • Eye colourDark Brown
  • Hair colourBlonde
  • BuildSlim
  • SpouseMarty Makary (2010-2013), Robert Draper (engaged, 2016)
  • Height1.83 m
  • Weight145 lbs
  • Body Measurement36-27-37 inches
  • EducationUniversity of Maryland
  • Online PresenceFacebook, Twitter, Instagram,Wikipedia
  • ChildrenN/A
  • HoroscopeN/A
  • Net WorthN/A

Short Description of Kirsten Powers

Kirsten Powers is an intellectual personality. She is considered to be the Democratic Party’s national voice. In addition, Powers is the American political pundit, analyst, and contributor for Fox News. Further, Kristen is also a columnist for USA Today, Newsweek. She is best known for her appearances at Anderson Cooper 360°, CNN Tonight, along with Don Lemon, and The Lead with Jake Tapper.

Kristen is a native of the USA with white ethnicity. As a columnist, Kristen could not stay away from controversy. She married Marty Makary, Professor of Public Health in 2010. later, they divorced in 2013. Currently, she is engaged with Robert Draper. The duo earns a handsome sum of money for their livelihood.

Early Life and Education

Recalling her early life and career, Kristen was born on 14 December 1969 at Fairbanks, Alaska. She was born to archaeologists parents. Moreover, she belongs to Irish-American heritage and was raised at her birthplace. Powers graduated from the University of Maryland and then joined the Georgetown University Law School. Also, Kristen follows Christianity.


Kristen Powers started her successful journey as a Deputy Assistant U.S Trade Representative. There she worked for Public Affairs for the Clinton administration. Additionally, she was a Vice President of International Communications at America Online as well as for the AOL-Time Warner Foundation.


Later, Kristen joined the New York State Democratic Committee. Previously, she worked as a columnist for the New York Post, but she left the job to join USA Today. Kristen’s first column appeared on The American Prospect. Powers’ numerous articles are regularly published on USA Today, Elle, the New York Observer, Salon, and the Wall Street Journal.

Kristen Powers has appeared on the shows like Anderson Cooper 360°, CNN Tonight, along with Don Lemon, and The Lead with Jake Tapper. Kristen Powers shows many opposing views, as she is against the “don’t ask don’t tell” military policy and the Iraq War.

Powers also oppose the Fairness Doctrine, the constitutional amendment to ban flag burning and also a death penalty. Currently, Kristen is working for Fox News.

Personal Life, Married, Fiance

Moving onto her personal life, the 52-year-od, Kristen Powers is a married woman. She was married to the Professor of Public Health at Johns Hopkins University, Marty Makary. The couple tied wedding knot in the year 2010. Well like most of the marriages, the couple faced some problems and complication on their relation. Later, they divorced after three years of their complex marriage.

Kristen was previously engaged with former Congressman Anthony Weiner in 2002. Currently, the beautiful and gorgeous Kristen is the girlfriend of Robert Draper.

As a columnist, Kristen could not stay away from controversy, as her statement for the media seems to be taking their orders from Obama’s administration. Kristen has a straight sexual orientation.

Body Measurements

Kristen has a slim body type with the measurement of 36-27-37 inches. She stands 1.83 m and weighs around 145 lbs. Kristin’s blonde hair and dark eyes are worth watching.

Net Worth and Social Media

As of 2019, Kirsten Powers has a net worth of $20 million. She is an American author & political analyst who has a fruitful professional career. So far, she has made an enormous fortune.

Further, she earns a good sum of money through her career. Being a famous CNN analyst, columns of USA Today and The Daily Beast, she has collected a massive amount of salary through her career. Most recently, she has joined CNN which reportedly paid her $950,000 salary per annum.

Also, she shows her presence on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. As of now, she has over 11.6k Instagram followers with over 307k on Twitter and nearly 3.2k on Facebook.

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