Since Mary Bruce became a part of one of the most important industries in human existence, there has been a rise in her popularity and recognition as a member of one of the pillars that uphold the society – Journalism. As a correspondent, she has been working for the ABC News Network since 2006, working her way up to become one of the recognized journalists in the ABC roster.
Her career has been an inspiration to many, particularly women who desire to one day stand in front of a camera and report to millions of viewers around the world. In this article, we take a closer look at the life of Mary Bruce, her career, and other relevant information about her.
Mary Bruce Biography
There are a few details about Mary Bruce that are so far unknown, such as her date of birth. We only know that she was born on the 23rd of May, sometime in the 1980s and, that her place of birth was in Washington DC. There is a dearth of information about her childhood as a whole but it is not a secret that she was born to Henry Bruce and Rose Read.
An adventurous woman, a trait that has defined her since she was a child, she took on formal education by attending Washington University at St. Louis, bagging a Bachelor’s Degree in History and Spanish. Her academic success, combined with the curiosity that drives her adventurous nature got her a job in media; she started out in print journalism, with a focus on health care.
After a couple of years working in print journalism, she headed to ABC News in 2006 where she began a journey in TV news media. She started as a desk assistant before she got promoted to the news segment production team in 2008 and worked through several important events such as the 2008 presidential debate.
Her work ethics and the talent she showed in her role eventually got her the chance to be an on-the-scene journalist, kicking things off at the White House in 2009.
The experience in the role and the continuous growth that Mary Bruce has had as a journalist eventually made her a congressional correspondent, focusing on the United States Congress. As such, she got to work for several ABC News shows like World News Tonight with David Muir and Nightline. It has been a tremendous journey for a woman who started out her ABC career as a desk assistant.
Her Net Worth
Journalism as a profession is one that satisfies man’s desire to create a perfect society and also the internal need to lead a comfortable life, buoyed by a satisfactory income. The profession is one of the most lucrative in America and since Mary Bruce became a part of it, she has had ample understanding of the comfort and wealth that it has to offer.
While we may not know her exact net worth due to the lack of information regarding her salary, it is important to know that the industry pays someone who has attained the status of a correspondent an annual salary between $93,000 to $117,000. It is believed that her net worth is well into six figures.
Mary Bruce’s Husband
Mary Bruce does not only have a thriving professional career but also a personal one. Specifically, a marital life that she has built with her husband, Duane Moore, an Alaskan native who has nurtured a career in investment banking.
Mary Bruce met her husband in 2010 and following a growing interest in each other, they started a relationship and subsequently got engaged. They took the big walk to the altar on the 12th of September 2015, when they got married in front of their family and friends.
After the wedding, they welcomed their first child, a boy, on the 24th of June 2018.
Facts About The ABC News Reporter
1. Unlike most weddings, Mary Bruce’s wedding registry was she and her husband’s favorite charity, Earth Corp.
2. In the same year she met her husband, she was involved in a car accident and sustained minor injuries.
3. She has a height of 5 feet 6 inches and body measurements of 36, 29, and 36 inches for her bust, waist, and hips respectively.