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Alexi McCammond Wikipedia Bio, Parents, Age, Wiki ( MSNBC ) Heritage

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Personal Information Summary
Name Alexi McCammond
Mother / Mom Shelli McCammond
Age / How old / Birthday / Date of Birth / DOB As of 2024, she is around 30 years old. An article published in 2011, mentioned her age as 17 years back then.
Wedding & Marriage / Husband / Engaged / Fiancé Check the full bio for relationship details.
Children / No. of Kids None
Ethnicity / Origin / Heritage / Race Black
Nationality American
What were Alexi McCammond’s old tweets? In some of her old tweets, McCammond had made degrading, and racist comments about Asians.
Biography / Profile Background

Introduction :

Alexi McCammond (maiden name Alexi McCammond) is a news editor and political reporter. Currently, she lives in Washington, D.C.

Personal Life, Parents and Family Details :

  • Alexi was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois.
  • She lived with her father, mother Shelli McCammond, and two siblings – brother Braxton and sister Aubyn. Aubyn is a registered nurse.
  • In June 2020, Alexi got engaged to her boyfriend, Matt Kuncman. In the past, she has dated Rob Groulx, a filmmaker from Washington D.C. The pair started dating back in 2017 and would often post pictures together on social media platforms.

♥♥Alexi McCammond Engagement Announcement Post on Instagram – June 8, 2020♥♥

Alexi McCammond engagement ring photos

  • However, Matt and Alexi broke up soon thereafter. She is now in a relationship with TJ Ducklo.

Education : Qualifications, High School & College Info

  • Alexi attended Guilford High School in Rockford.
  • Later, she headed to the University of Chicago in 2011 and completed her Bachelor’s degree in ‘Sociology, Romance Languages & Literature.’
  • She worked as a political reporter for four months at ‘The Gate Undergraduate Political Review’ during her studies.
  • Initially, Alexi wanted to go to university and become a doctor, but sadly her father lost his manufacturing job during her junior year, so she was worried about paying tuition fees.
  • Luckily, she earned a full four-year academic scholarship to attend the University of Chicago, which amounted to 60,000 dollars a year, taking care of her housing rent, tuition, and books.

Alexi McCammond Net Worth : Career and Salary

  • Alexi started off her career as a digital editorial intern & a freelance political writer for the Cosmopolitan magazine.
  • In 2016, she started working for Bustle, an online American women’s magazine, concentrating her work on politics and news.
  • She got promoted to an associate news editor at Bustle and covered the 2016 presidential debates.
  • Currently, Alexi works as a Political Editor for Axios, an American information and news outlet. In addition, she is also Axios’ deputy news desk editor.

Media Appearances :

  • Alexi has gone on to appear on MSNBC, WJLA (ABC affiliate in Washington), WNYC (a public radio station in New York) and Fox Business.
  • Alexi has appeared in various TV documentaries and was the host of a short series titled ‘Love, Factually’ in 2016.
  • The shows that she has appeared on include ‘MSNBC Live,’ ‘Kasie DC,’ ‘The Beat with Ari Melber’ etc.

Interesting Facts and Trivia :

  • While writing for Cosmopolitan, Alexi published an article about her experience of being drugged when she was out at a bar and accepted a drink from a stranger, warning female readers to be wary and careful when going out. Later, in a tweet, she highlighted that she was drugged twice in her life but was lucky to get out safely both times.
  • Alexi owns a miniature Schnauzer that goes by the name of Marlin.
  • She has served as an Event Director and Alumnae Outreach of the Kappa Alpha Theta sorority.
  • In September 2016, Alexi had written a thought-provoking article on Bustle titled – ‘My Dad Is An Unarmed Black Man: Will He Be Shot Next?.’ In the piece, she spoke about her father, who is 6′ 3’ tall & is actually half-white, but it is irrelevant to the police officer…for them, he is black.
  • The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) named her as 2019 Emerging Journalist of the Year & was honored in Miami.

Controversies :

  • In 2016, Alexi was covering the presidential elections when she was an Associate Editor for Bustle. As she was standing in the press pit with the other journalists holding cameras and other equipment, President Donald Trump started walking past her. Alexi set her phone on record and asked Trump ‘How would you respond to the young women that are nervous about voting for you?’
  • Trump grabbed her wrist and said, ‘Put that down!’ and pushed her hand down. Later, Alexi uploaded the incident onto her Twitter (now called X) page, and the video went viral.
  • Back in 2019, Alexi had tweeted that NBA player/commentator Charles Barkley had said to her – “I don’t hit women, but if I did, I would hit you.” Charles later apologized for the statement, saying that it was a bad attempt at making a joke.
  • In 2011, Alexi herself had made a few racist tweets directed primarily at the Asian community, making derogatory comments about Asian stereotypes. McCammond had apologized for the tweets in 2019 and deleted them. However, the screenshots of the tweets had also appeared everywhere on social media.
Body Figure / Physical Info

Alexi McCammond Measurements :

  • Eye Color : Brown
  • Haircut / Hair Color : Black
  • How tall / Height : 5′4″
  • Alexi McCammond Feet / Legs / Shoe Size : 6
  • Pregnant? : Currently, she is not expecting a baby.

15 thoughts on “Alexi McCammond Wikipedia Bio, Parents, Age, Wiki ( MSNBC ) Heritage”

  1. Alexi,

    I am a black woman like you. What you have said about Asian eyes is very hateful and ungodly. You have no right making comments on what Almighty GOD has created. You need to ask the Lord Jesus for forgiveness He is A merciful and loving GOD and he will forgive you. While you are asking for forgiveness pray for healing in this country. I will be praying for you.

    Remember the Lord Jesus Christ loves you and it is the sin that controls you he hates.

  2. Alexi I love you and I am so proud of you. Keep being yourself and you don’t have to be anyone else but you. I love you just the way you are Beautiful, Intelligent and shape.

  3. Robert Padernacht, Phd

    Yes, you are very intelligent. However, to truly be at the top of your game, you need some kind of SIGNATURE saying or delivery verbiage that separates you from the pack. Study Edward R. Murrow or Walter Cronkite’s verbiage and unique style. Make being a woman an asset. I like Leslie Stahl, Barbara Walters, etc because they have a signature style…I think you’ll be grand!

  4. Really Dude?

    Know she’s well educated accomplished thought-provoking classy reporter.

    Her signature, self-confidence displayed while reporting well source facts; free of opinion.

  5. Alexi,
    Thank you for being on MSNBC occasionally. You are brilliant and beautiful
    Not so bad.
    I’m asking you and other smart journalists to:
    Please expose what “Q…” is all about
    Please debunk such far and wide. The little I’ve already learned is damn scary.
    Thank you
    Bruce Stillman

  6. If she attended high school in Rockford, Illinois, she wasn’t “raised in Chicago” as stated. Rockford, IL. is about 90 miles from Chicago and until recently was the second largest city in Illinois.

  7. L F. Nomad. There are 0 to 13 or 14 years before High School so, yes that’s enough time to be “raised” elsewhere.

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