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Who is Jeff Pegues Married to? Bio, Voice, Parents, Net Worth

Who is Jeff Pegues Married to? Bio, Voice, Parents, Net Worth

Facts of Jeff Pegues

Full Name:Jeff Pegues
Country:United States
WifeTareaz Pegues
Net Worth$1 Million
Birth PlaceWashington D.C
EducationBoston University
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American journalist Jeffrey Pegues is known for his work as the CBS News chief justice and homeland security correspondent based in Washington, D.C.

 Where was Jeff Pegues born?

The full name of the journalist is Jeffrey Pegues. Jeff opened his eyes to this beautiful world in 1970. He was born in Washington D.C., United States of America. As of 2023, he is 53 years old. He grew up and spent his childhood in Westport, Connecticut.

By nationality, he has an American nationality and belongs to a mixed (African-American) ethnicity.

Where did Jeff Pegues receive his degree?

Jeff completed her graduation from Boston University for his higher education. Later, he joined Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.

What is Correspondent Jeff Pegues’s Wife?

Jeff Pegues is a married man. He is married to his wife, Tareaz Pegues. She is a sales growth and client engagement consultant who launched Pegues Branding Group, LLC in the year 2001.  They were enjoying a happily married life.

Caption: Jeff Pegues with his wife Tareaz Pegues
Caption: Jeff Pegues with his wife Tareaz Pegues(Photo: Married line)

Pegues also shares the photo with his wife on social media. He is a secretive man. So, he has disclosed more information regarding his wife and children. Currently, they are living a cheerful and joyful life in Maryland.

What is the Net Worth and Salary of Jeff Pegues?

As per a report, Jeff Pegues has an estimated net worth of $1 Million- $5 million as of 2023. He earned a huge amount of money from his career as a successful Journalist.

Caption :Caption: Jeff Pegues posing for photo
Caption: Jeff Pegues posing for a photo (Photo: Youtube)

He earns an annual salary range of between $20,000 – $100,000 as one of the top journalists for CBS. It seems that he is living a happy and luxurious life with his income. In the future, His net worth will increase.

What happened to Jeff Pegues’s voice?

Jeff is suffering from spasmodic dysphonia. This disease is a neurologic disorder that can affect voice and speech. In a candid interview with CBS News’ Jericka Duncan. He told,

“It’s like a second baseman in baseball who can’t throw to first,”

Also, he said during an interview on Instagram lives.

“I lost my voice, and frankly, I thought my career was over.”

What is the Weight and Height of Jeff Pegues?

Jeff Pegues was blessed with a good height of 6 feet 2 inches tall. He has a pair of brown color eyes. His exact weight is not mentioned on social media yet.

Professional Career of Jeff Pegues

  • Jeff Pegues began his career as a Journalist at an early age. On  May 29, 2013, he was named a correspondent for CBS News.
  • Later on, After four months he became CBS News’ Transportation Correspondent.
  • Likewise, he was CBS News Justice and Homeland Security Correspondent in 2014.
  • It is one of the most challenging and high-profile beats in network news. He was the commencement speaker at his alma mater, Miami University of Ohio in May 2019.
  • Also, he has worked as the CBS News homeland security and chief justice correspondent based in Washington, D.C.
Caption : Jeff Pegues's first book Black and blue
Caption: Jeff Pegues’s first book Black and blue (Photo: Amazon)
  • Jeff Pegues has come to the limelight for his outstanding reporting at the height of Superstorm Sandy.
  • He also reported on the rising floodwater and spreading fires in Queens as the storm crashed into New York City.
  • Similarly, He also reported on Hurricane Rita from Texas and reported on WBAL-TV in Baltimore, Maryland.
  • There, he earned Emmy Award nominations. Jeff Pegues also worked as an evening anchor at WSVN-TV, the Fox affiliate in Miami, Florida.
  • During that time, it was the top-rated evening newscast in that market.
  • He used to cover both the Democratic National Convention and Republican National Convention in the year 2004.
Caption: Jeff Pegues reveived awards from Maimi University
Caption: Jeff Pegues received awards from Miami University (Photo: Miami University )
  • Jeff Pegues’ first book, Black and Blue: Inside the Divide Between the Police and Black America, explores the long-standing schism between local law enforcement and people of color.
  • Jeff Pegues also wrote a second book about the Russian hacking of the 2016 election. Kompromat: How Russia Undermined American Democracy.
  • Pegues won Sigma Delta Chi Award from the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) for excellence in journalism.
  • In  May 2019, he received an honorary Doctor of Letters degree from Miami University.

FAQ of Jeffrey Pegues

What is the nationality of Jeffrey Pegues?

Jeffrey Pegues holds American citizenship as a nationality.

Does Jeff Pegues have a problem with his voice?

Yes, Jeff has a problem with his voice. He is suffering from Spasmodic dysphonia. It is a neurological condition that affects the voice to sound strained.

Who is Jeffrey Pegues’s wife?

Jeffrey Pegues’s wife’s name is Tareaz Pegues.

How much is Jeffrey Pegues’s net worth?

Jeffrey Pegues’s net worth is estimated to be $1 million-$5 million.