A cultural commentator is pretty vocal about his intentions and mindset. The NYT and PBS Newshour commentator made a name for himself in the expansive industry of journalism and is recognized as one of the top professionals at what he does. David Brooks who previously worked as a film critic for The Washington Post is a conservative commentator and also and celebrated author.
Career and Professional Life:
The Conservationist is a regular contributor to some of the elite journalism workhorse. The American author writes for The New York Times as the cultural commentator. Except being a commentator in NYT, he also serves as a commentator on PBS NewsHour where he recently covered the Hurricane Harvey unity and climate change politics along with Mark Shields on 1st September 2017.
The graduate from the University of Chicago with a degree in history started his illustrious career with City News Bureau of Chicago. After being hired as the editor of book review section in The Wall Street Journal back in 1986, his career took a big stride.
The cultural commentator, who also worked as a film critic for The Washington Times, contributed his time and effort as an editor for Newsweek and The Atlantic Monthly.
How Much is David’s Net Worth and Salary?
The conservative author, who has several books to his credit like Bobos in Paradise, On Paradise Drive, and The Social Animal, bags a handsome salary from NYT and PBS but the producers know that the fortunes are in reliable hands.
Though his exact net worth is not revealed but speculating from his job that he holds in NYT, PBS and formerly in The Washington Post, he must have amassed an enormous net worth. His fortunes can also be predicted from the fact that he invested in a grand house in for reportedly around $2 million. Before breaking the banks for his new paradise, he and his former wife sold two homes prior to their divorce.
Saga of Divorce and Marriage!
After meeting the then Jane Hughes while studying at the University of Chicago, the duo fell in love and began dating. David married his girlfriend after she accepted Judaism and changed her given name to Sarah in 1986.
After giving birth to three children and living a married life more than two and half decades, they decided to end their relationship in divorce. They then got separated in November 2017.
Nothing much is surfaced about their children, but in an interview, David revealed that his oldest son Aaron Brooks serves in Israel Defense Force.
After spending few years as a divorcee, he made walked down the aisle one more time with her former researcher Anne Synder in April 2017. The relationship between the two surfaced when he devoted a sizeable amount of his book “The Road to Character” to Anne.
Anne Synder is now a freelance reporter and is also a director of a non-profit initiative in Houston, Texas. Though she is 23 years junior to her counterpart, they share a healthy relationship with each other.
David Brook’s Short Bio and Family:
Born in Toronto, Ontario, he took his first step on 11th August 1961 which makes his age 56. According to his wiki, he took birth in the family of intellectuals as his father is a teacher at New York University while her mother studied at Columbia University. He was born in Jewish culture but doesn’t consider himself religious observant and even support same-sex marriage. His height in the journalism is what really shines but physically as well, he stands at a tall height and maintains a healthy body shape.