Barbara Starr

When we talk about Barbara Starr, an image of the bold and successful woman strikes the mind. She is United States based award winning Journalist. She lives in Washington, DC. Barbara is a part of Pentagon network's and cover reports on defense and politics. She did her graduation in Journalism from United States.

Before joining News agency, the lady worked with Business Week and Jane's Defense Weekly magazines. She has achieved various achievements in her journalism career. Barbara is believed to be divorced and single. As said “success never comes without criticism”, it's true for her to a good limit, she got criticised in her career but that did not let her down. She groomed herself and the position she stands now is appreciated by all. She deserves huge respect for handling a sensitive position, that we cannot expect everyone to!!

Personal life

Barbara Starr’s personal life is not clearly disclosed, but there are enough sources to say that she is divorced and single. She was previously married to Gaylord Lloyd. She has maintained her personal appearance with a good height and weight. Although Barbara’s personal life has not affected her career, she is a courageous woman to cover military and defense news. She is a graduate in Journalism from California State University, Northridge.

Soon after completing her graduation, Barbara gave a start to her career by working for Business Week magazine, where she worked for almost 10 years on energy matters. Then she worked for Jane's Defense Weekly from 1988 to 1997, with expertise in national security issues. She has travelled a lot due to her profession and might have gone to secret missions as well to cover the security issues. From all this, it can be concluded that she is a mysterious personality who has kept her personal life hidden from others.


Her career has given her the fame that she possess. She has a serious and sensitive profession, where even a small thing matters a lot. She has a great work experience in her life, after working for about 21 years with two different magazines, she started covering news with CNN, that too on military, defense and national security issues.

She got criticism from Chris Hayes, a news reporter and from Kenyans for calling their country with some bad name. This shows the sensitivity of her work. She was honoured with Emmy Award while working with CNN. She even travelled during Syria wars to cover the news. Her talent has gotten her the name “gems” of CNN. she travelled with US troops and has covered other military operations as well. For her dedication towards her work, she has been awarded with many other awards including Jefferson-Lincoln Award.

Net worth

Barbara Starr has a good net worth of $5 million U.S. dollars, and she deserves to be appreciated for her hard and smart work and moreover for her boldness. Her hard work and perseverance has made her famous and have made her an inspiration for thousands of people.

Last Modified: Mar 7, 2020

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