Courtney Reagan - Biography - CNBC's Reporter and Anchor

September 21, 2017
First Published On: September 9, 2016
by HitBerry


Courtney Reagan is a CNBC’s Retail Reporter. She was also named general assignment reporter for CNBC’s Business Day programming in 2011 and similarly, Courtney also contributes to NBC’s ‘Nightly Business Report’, ‘TODAY’, and ‘NBC Nightly News’ on public television. She also regularly contributes to Reagan began her career participating in NBC Page Program where she worked with ‘Dateline NBC’ and ‘Weekend Today’.

Early Life and Career

Courtney Reagan was born on 8 November 1982 and was raised in Ohio. She belongs to American nationality. Courtney went to Miami University in Oxford, Ohio and earned her bachelor’s degree in mass communication and finance.

Similarly, Courtney attended NYU’s Stern School of Business and earned her MBA with specializations in luxury marketing, economics, and entertainment/media/technology.

Courtney Reagan

Courtney Reagan began her career participating in NBC Page Program where she worked with ‘Weekend Today’ and ‘Dateline NBC’. Similarly, she also worked in guest relations for the network and also held positions at ESPN Network and Merrill Lynch.

Consumer News and Business Channel (CNBC)

Courtney Reagan joined the network in 2006, where, she first started as a news desk producer. Later on, she became General Assignment Reporter followed by Business Headline Anchor and eventually, Courtney was promoted to General Assignment Reporter for CNBC’s Business Day programming. Similarly, she also contributes to NBC’s ‘Nightly Business Report’, ‘TODAY’, and ‘NBC Nightly News’ on public television.

Courtney Reagon working at CNBC

Previously, Courtney Reagan anchored the daily business headline reports for CNBC, the NBC affiliate stations, CNBC and MSNBC world. Similarly, she also worked on CNBC’s planning team and also was a segment producer for CNBC’s ‘On the Money’, where she wrote, pitched and produced feature and news stories for the program.

Personal Life

Dream wedding of Courtney Reagan and Jared Baker

Courtney Reagan married Jared Baker on August 2014 however; their wedding was kept private and only after two years it was revealed that Courtney has been married to Jared. The couple got engaged in November 2013 where CNBC reporter was proposed by her hedge fund analyst boyfriend during a taping of the show ‘Nightly Business Report’.

Coincidently, the segment was about luxury jewelry, particularly engagement rings and the host of the show Tyler Mathisen kept on referring to middle-level jeweler Jared which happens to be the name of Reagan’s boyfriend.

While the show was going on suddenly Jared Baker walked on the set and surprised her by popping up the big question in front of millions of viewers on which Courtney replied by saying ‘Yes’.  Jared works for Citadel as a buy-side analyst and prior to that, he worked in Global Investment Research at Goldman Sachs.

The couple was in a relationship for seven years before getting engaged and after one year of engagement, they got married.

Also see- Why have CNBC Reporter Courtney Reagan, who got engaged on-air, still not gotten married??