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Atlanta, Georgia 30303
United States

Company Description: CNN, a division of Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., a Time Warner Company, is one of the world's most respected and trusted sources for news and information. Its...   more

Employment History


  • Harvard University
  • master's degree , journalism
    Columbia University
  • Spanish and European politics
    University of Madrid Complutense
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Web References
CNN's Athena ..., 1 Jan 2014 [cached]
CNN's Athena Jones has the story.
By Athena Jones, ..., 14 June 2013 [cached]
By Athena Jones, CNN June 14, 2013 -- Updated 2045 GMT (0445 HKT)
Athena Jones named ..., 25 July 2011 [cached]
Athena Jones named CNN Washington correspondent By Keach Hagey · POLITICO · Link to Article
Athena Jones is jumping from a job as an NBC White House producer to a general assignment correspondent for CNN's Washington bureau.
CNN's announcement:
Athena Jones will join CNN as a general assignment correspondent, it was announced today by Sam Feist, Washington bureau chief and senior vice president.
Jones will report on a wide range of general news stories and will appear on programs across the network. Jones will be based in the Washington D.C. bureau and will begin her position with the network immediately.? "Athena will be an outstanding addition to our political team," said Feist.
"I'm excited to be joining the CNN team," said Jones. "And look forward to getting started." Previously, Jones was a White House producer with NBC, where she wrote packages, produced story segments and reported on air for MSNBC and NBC News. Jones covered the Clinton and Obama presidential campaigns during the 2008 election cycle for NBC and the National Journal. Prior to NBC, Jones served as a freelance segment producer for CNN. From 2001 to 2003, Jones worked as a reporter for Reuters based in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where she covered the Argentine presidential elections as well as other general news stories. Prior to Reuters, Jones reported on politics and the economy in both Chile and Argentina for Bloomberg News. Jones graduated cum laude from Harvard University and earned her master's degree in journalism from Columbia University. She studied Spanish and European politics at the University of Madrid Complutense in Madrid, Spain; and studied Islamic studies at the American Research Center in Cairo, Egypt, with Duke University.
According to Athena Jones, a ..., 23 Aug 2008 [cached]
According to Athena Jones, a reporter for National Journal and NBC who has traveled extensively with Barack Obama's presidential campaign, the presumptive Democratic nominee sometimes mentions terrorism on the stump, but "I wouldn't say he talks about it all that frequently."Instead, he concentrates on the economy and related standard-of-living issues such as energy and health care.
CNN's Athena ..., 3 Oct 2013 [cached]
CNN's Athena Jones, who was at a Senate office building near the Capitol, said she heard gunshots that sounded like fireworks.
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