Meredith Jane Barnett is best known for being the daughter of Rita Braver and Robert B Barnett. Her mom Rita is an American television news correspondent, currently working with CBS News.
Rita has worked for the station for a record 50 years and is best known for her investigative journalism of White House scandals such as the Iran-Contra affair. Rita served as CBS’s chief White House correspondent during Bill Clinton’s first term. Starting from 1998, she has been a chief national correspondent for Sunday Morning.
Her father on the hand is an American lawyer who is a partner at the law firm Williams & Connolly.
Her parents were married on April 10, 1972, in Washington, D.C.
Meredith Jane Barnett Age
She was born in 1978 and was 29 years old at the time of her wedding in 2008 meaning she is currently 44 years old in 2022. Her husband, Daniel Ross Penn is 2 years younger at 43.
Meredith Jane Barnett Husband
According to a wedding announcement by the New York Times, he celebrated his wedding on April 5, 2008, in a Jewish ceremony on a Saturday evening to Daniel Ross Penn.
Meridith is the founder and the chief executive in New York of StoreAdore.com, an Internet guide to boutiques and specialty stores around the country. She graduated magna cum laude from Brown and received an M.B.A. from Harvard.
Daniel is an associate at Ripplewood Holdings, an investment firm in New York. His work according to his Linkedin involves analyzing potential investments and working with portfolio companies. He graduated with distinction from the University of Virginia and also received an M.B.A. from Harvard.
When did Meredith Jane Barnett Meet her future Husband?
The two first met in Feb 2005 at the 75th birthday party of renowned author, Tom Wolfe.“We were both there because we were friends of his daughter, Alexandra,”
In their first meeting, nothing special really happened but then again, they met after several months at a cocktail party given for students about to enter Harvard Business School. Daniel took that opportunity to invite Meredith to her Birthday party in June starting a long-term friendship and the rest as they say is history.