Kimberley-Strassel
Kimberley Strassel | Biography

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  • Full Name Kimberley Ann Strassel
  • Nickname Kimberley Strassel
  • Occupation Journalist and Author
  • Nationality American
  • Birthplace Buxton, Oregon, USA
  • Birth Date Jul 24, 1994
  • Age 27 Years, 6 Months
  • University Princeton University
Political Journalist & Weekly Writer of 'Potomac Watch'

Kimberley Strassel | Biography

Author of 'Resistance (At All Costs): How Trump Haters are Breaking America' & Column 'Potomac Watch'

Initially, after graduating, she considered going to law school. However, upon her mentors' encouragement, she started a career in journalism at Dow Jones & Company. She was a news assistant for The Wall Street Journal Europe in Brussels in 1994. After two years of experience in Brussel, she worked as a staff writer for The Wall Street Journal Europe in London from 1996 to 1999, covering technology.


Strassel is an American journalist and author. She is a member of the editorial board of The Wall Street Journal, where she writes a weekly 'Potomac Watch' political column.

Who is Kimberley Strassel?

Kimberley Strassel is a Princeton University graduate of 1994. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Policy and International Affairs. She was born on 24 July 1972 in Buxton, Oregon as Kimberley Ann Strassel.

Initially, after graduating, she considered going to law school. However, upon her mentors' encouragement, she started a career in journalism at Dow Jones & Company. She was a news assistant for The Wall Street Journal Europe in Brussels in 1994. After two years of experience in Brussel, she worked as a staff writer for The Wall Street Journal Europe in London from 1996 to 1999, covering technology.

Then, in 1999, she moved to New York to cover real estate for The Wall Street Journal. Shortly after that, she joined the editorial page as a features editor. Finally, in 2005, she became a senior editorial page writer and the editorial board of the Wall Street Journal in Washington, D.C.

Followed by that, in 2005, Strassel also co-authored a book titled 'Leaving Women Behind: Modern Families, Outdated Laws.' Published on 15 December 2005, the book focuses on problems women and families face in the 21st-century economy and demands government's interference with marketplace initiatives to provide women with economic opportunity. 

Further, in 2007, she started writing a 'Potomac Watch' conservative column for the Wall Street Journal. For her contribution to journalism and political literature, she was awarded a 'Bradley Prize' on 18 June 2014 by The Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation. She published her second book, 'The Intimidation Game: How the Left Is Silencing Free Speech' on 21 June 2016. While, her third book, 'Resistance (At All Costs): How Trump Haters are Breaking America' was published on 15 October 2019.
 

Husband and Children

Strassel met her future husband, British-born journalist Matthew Justin Rose, during her years covering technology for The Wall Street Journal Europe in London. They dated for a while and got married on 15 July 2000 in Buxton, Oregon. They have three children together, and they settled in Virginia.

Divorce and New Husband

Although neither Strassel nor Rose have made any formal statement, they reportedly got divorced after having three children. However, their divorce date or reason has not been made public. Further, reportedly she got remarried after divorce.

Who is Kimberley Strassel’s Father?

Strassel is the daughter of Mike, an owner of an automotive shop in Banks, and Annie Strassel, a demolition derby driver. 

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