Wednesday, May 29

Jen Maxfield Bio, NBC 4 New York, Height, Age, Relatives, Spouse, Salary, and Net Worth

Profile

Jen Maxfield Biography

Maxfield is an American in the journalism field who works for NBC 4 New York as an Emmy Award-winning reporter and substitute anchor. Since April 2013, Maxfield has covered breaking news, and general assignment stories in New Jersey and serves as a fill-in anchor on all of NBC 4 New York’s newscasts.

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Jen Maxfield Photo

Jen Maxfield Height

Maxfield stands at a rough height of 5 feet and 6 inches.

Jen Maxfield Age

Maxfield is 27 years old. She was born on 1997-01-01, in the USA.

Personal Life

Jen Maxfield Relatives and Family

Maxfield keeps away information regarding her family and relatives away from the public eye. However, we will update this information once it’s available to the public.

Jen Maxfield Spouse and Children

Maxfield is married to her loving husband Scott Ostfeld and together they have been blessed with Three children. Maxfield lives in Bergen County

Jen Maxfield Education

Maxfield graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Columbia College at Columbia University, where she also worked as a writer for the Columbia Daily Spectator. She earned a master’s degree in science from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism in 2000.

Professional Life

Jen Maxfield Career

Maxfield works for NBC 4 New York as an Emmy Award-winning reporter and substitute anchor. Since April 2013, Maxfield has covered breaking news, and general assignment stories in New Jersey and serves as a fill-in anchor on all of NBC 4 New York’s newscasts.

Maxfield was employed by WABC’s Eyewitness News in New York City from 2002 until 2013 as a general assignment reporter, a correspondent for New Jersey, and a stand-in anchor.

Prior to working for WABC, Maxfield had general assignment reporter and fill-in anchor positions at WIVT in Binghamton, New York, as well as WIXT in Syracuse, New York. At CNN’s United Nations office, she began her professional career as an intern.

Over the course of her career, which spans more than two decades, Maxfield has written about many of the Tri-State’s most memorable and stirring stories.

The quick resignation of James McGreevey, the “Miracle on the Hudson” by Captain Sullenberger, the damage caused by Superstorm Sandy, and the response to the 2016 terror attacks in New York and New Jersey are just a few examples.

In January 2021, Maxfield received the prestigious Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Award for “creat(ing) a 360 view in real time of the coronavirus pandemic, with courageous and thorough reporting on the virus’s explosion in New York City.”

Maxfield’s anchoring and reporting were significant contributors to NBC 4 New York’s award-winning COVID-19 coverage. The duPont has long been seen as the counterpart of the Pulitzer Prize in television, documentaries, and online media, and is also presented by Colombia University

Jen Maxfield Net Worth

Maxfield has garnered a net worth ranging from $1 million to $6 million during his successful career as a journalist.

Jen Maxfield Salary

Maxfield receives an approximate annual salary of $110, 000

Jen Maxfield Book

More After the Break: A Reporter Returns to Ten Unforgettable News Stories, Maxfield’s debut book, will be released in July 2022. Through the viewpoints of the eyewitnesses and Maxfield herself, the book revisits the most noteworthy stories she covered over the course of her two-decade career.

Jen Maxfield Social Media

Maxfield has active social media platforms i.e. Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. She has a following of over 8.4K on Facebook, a following of over 12K on Instagram, and a following of over 4937 on Twitter.

NBC 4 New York

At NBC 4 New York, Maxfield works with her fellow journalist and meteorologists.

  1. Julio “Gaby” Acevedo
  2. Gilma Avalos
  3. Lynda Baquero
  4. Pat Battle
  5. Bruce Beck
  6. Checkey Beckford
  7. Matt Brickman
  8. Erica Byfield
  9. Adelle Caballero
  10. Greg Cergol
  11. John Chandler
  12. Pei-Sze Cheng
  13. Michael Gargiulo 
  14. Sara Gore