Quick Facts of Zerlina Maxwell

  • Full NameZerlina Maxwell
  • Date of Birth16 November, 1981
  • NicknameZerlina
  • Marital Status Single
  • BirthplaceUnited States of America
  • Ethnicity Mixed
  • ProfessionJournalist
  • Nationality American
  • Eye colour Hazel
  • Hair colour Black
  • BuildSlim
  • Online PresenceInstagram, Facebook and Twitter
  • Horoscope Scorpio

Zerlina Maxwell is an American political analyst, commentator, speaker and writer who writes and speaks about rape culture, sexual assault, and gender inequity. In the same way, Maxwell worked as a field organizer for the 2008 Obama presidential campaign and was Director of Progressive Media for the 2016 Hillary Clinton campaign.

Along with a name and fame, Maxwell has earned an extraordinary amount. Let’s dive into the article to know more about her personal and professional life.

Early Life of Zerlina Maxwell

Zerlina Maxwell was born in 1981, in the United States of America. She celebrates her birthday on November 16. Maxwell holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.

Zerlina Maxwell with her mother
Zerlina Maxwell with her mother
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Maxwell gained her bachelor’s degree from Tufts University in International Relations in 2003. She then attended Rutgers Law School in Newark and completed her graduation in 2013.

Professional Life

Soon after graduation, Maxwell started working with White & Case as a paralegal where she worked from 2004 to 2006. Later, she moved to Kasowitz, Benson, Torres &  Friedman where she worked for a year. In 2008, Maxwell joined Update Legal where she worked for over two years in 2008. She worked as a field organizer during 2008 Barack Obama’s presidential campaign. Similarly, Zerlina served as a contributing writer to Essence Magzine.

She also worked as a director of progressive media for Hilary Clinton’s presidential campaign. Maxwell is associated with SiriusXM as director of progressive programming and hosts a weekly radio show named Signal Boost. Frequently, she appears on CNN, FOX News, and MSNBC as a political commentator.

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Age & Height

Talking about Zerlina, she is 37 years old as of 2019. In the same way, she stands at a good height, however, the details about his body measurements and height are unavailable at the moment. She has curly black hair and a pair of brown eyes.

Net Worth – Under Review

Zerlina Maxwell has earned an impressive amount throughout her successful career. She earned this fortune her net worth as being a media and networking personality. She is famous for her work with Sirus XM as Senior Director of Progressive Programming. Also, she served as a radio host of Signal Boost and a political analyst for MSNBC. The major portion of her earnings comes from her career as a political analyst.

She earns more than $50,000 through online magazine writing. In the same way, she receives $120,000 per annum as a political analyst.

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Leading a Private Life

Zelina is a professional woman, who loves to keep her private life away from the spotlight. During her journalism career, she is always ready for her on-air time as she has nobody to focus on expect for herself. This was one of the reasons the news anchor didn’t have any spouse or rumors surrounding her love, dating, and married life.

Zerlina Maxwell with Jharrel Jerome, Image Source: Instagram

Also, there is no information on why Maxwell is not married, it might be her career that she devoted herself to prevent her from finding a husband and starting a family.

Sexual Assault Experience

In 2013, Maxwell appeared in Fox News ‘ Hannity show, to debate on sexual assault experienced by females in schools. When the host asked if females should be armed against the rape she responded to,

I think we should be telling men not to rape women and start the conversation there.

She later discovered a hashtag’s authority for social debates on Twitter and formed # RapeCultureIsWhen she won the 2014 Media Excellence Maggie Awards. Later, in reaction to #NotAllMen, she went up with another hashtag, #YesAllWomen, emphasizing that women experience sexual harassment universally.

Maxwell appears for promoting women’s safety and gender equality at numerous talk shows and government events. She stated earlier that she was a sexual assault survivor herself and prefers to call herself a survivor activist.