Alexi McCammond (Axios) Wiki Biography
Alexi McCammond was born in Chicago, Illinois USA, but hasn’t shared her exact date of birth with the public; however, she mentioned in 2011 that she was 17 years old and entered college shortly afterwards, meaning that she was born in 1993) – Alexi is holding American nationality, and is popular on the internet mostly thanks to her being a political reporter.
Education and early life
Alexi spent her entire childhood in Chicago alongside her father and her mother Shelli while she also has a brother named Braxton and a sister named Aubyn – Alexi hasn’t shared many details with the public regarding her family, as she prefers to keep them away from the media’s attention.
She grew up being interested in politics, and when she was still very young was fascinated watching the female reporters on TV together with her mother. She enrolled at Guilford High School located in Rockford, and as she wanted to work on her education, after she matriculated, she went on to attend the University of Chicago in 2011, and obtained her bachelor’s degree in Sociology, Romance Languages, and Literature.
Alexi’s career of a political reporter
Alexi launched her career as soon as she obtained her bachelor’s degree – her first job was for The Gate Undergraduate Political Review, where she stayed for four months as their political reporter. At the same time, Alexi was planning on continuing her education, and obtaining her Juris Doctor degree, however, as her father lost the job which he had for numerous years, she wasn’t able to pay for college, and therefore made other plans.
She moved on to work as a digital editorial intern, and a freelance political writer, for the popular “Cosmopolitan” magazine where she stayed for two years. She started working for the “Bustle” women’s magazine in 2016, while she was also focused on writing about politics and international news – she became an associate news editor by the end of 2016, and was the one to cover the presidential debates for the magazines.
Alexi is mostly popular for the work she has done for “Axios”, which is an American information and news outlet – she has been part of their team for two years now. She’s also had a chance to appear on several networks such as MSNBC and WJLA, while she could have also been heard on the WNYC public radio station.
Alexi has appeared in several TV documentaries too, and served as a host for the “Love, Factually” TV series in 2016.
Love life and husband
Alexi is very secretive when it comes to her love life, as she prefers to keep her personal matters to herself, however, she has still let her fans take a glimpse at a few details. Alexi is currently in a relationship with Rob Groulx, who is a filmmaker living in Washington D.C. – some believe that the two have already married, but this has proven to be a false rumor.
The two met during one of the parties they both attended, which led to them exchanging ‘phone numbers and later going out on a date. They officially launched their relationship in 2017, and have been together since then with no rumors nor controversies surrounding them.
Alexi was rumored to be dating a political reporter back in 2015 after the two started working together, however, she hasn’t talked about any other men she might have dated before Rob, and her past love life remains a mystery.
Judging by her posts on her social media accounts and her secrecy, Alexi is currently dating Rob Groulx, she hasn’t married, and has no kids – it doesn’t appear as the two are going to build a family anytime soon, as they are both focused on their careers.
Hobbies and other interests
Although Alexi is mostly focused on her career of a political reporter, which also takes a good portion of her free time as well, she still finds some time to do the things she likes and is good at.
Alexi loves travelling, and over the course of years her job demanded that she travel around the states and cover numerous events. She is very fond of summer and it’s her favorite season – she enjoys laying on the beach and being near water while she has also been playing beach soccer and volleyball for years now. She has done a bit of modelling as well, and has stated how she would have liked to have made her career in modelling, no matter how small it might be.
She is a big lover of animals, and has a pet Schnauzer dog named Marlin.
Morning! I’ll be on @MSNBC soon talking about 2020 ??
Here’s a bathroom selfie from the studio that I sent my mom ?? pic.twitter.com/8W5fVarkFL
— Alexi McCammond (@alexi) March 19, 2019
Appearance and net worth
Alexi is currently around 25 years old. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, but her height and weight are not known to public.
According to authoritative sources, Alexi’s current net worth is estimated to be more than $500,000, and is steadily rising thanks to her involvement in politics and numerous other things she has been working on.
Alexi had a close encounter with the President of the United States Donald Trump while she was working on the presidential election in 2016 – she put her phone on recording as Donald Trump was passing by her and she asked him ‘How would you respond to the young women that are nervous about voting for you?’
Trump grabbed her by her hand and told her to put the phone down – the video was later uploaded onto several social media networks and went viral overnight.
Social media presence
Alexi appears to be quite active on several popular social media networks, and she sees her presence on the internet as something very important for her career of a political reporter.
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She launched her Twitter account in April 2011, and has since gathered more than 41,000 followers and tweeted over 18,000 times. She is less popular on Instagram, where she’s gathered nearly 7,000 followers, and uploaded more than 440 pictures onto it – Alexi has a Facebook profile as well, but seems to be using it only to keep in touch with her friends and family.