Phil Mattingly

Phil Mattingly is an American journalist. He is well-known for his journalism work on one of the top news agencies. He has also worked for various newspapers in the past.

Personal Life

Phil Mattingly was born in Ohio, in the United States. Even though he has been working in the media industry for a long time, a lot of personal information about him has not been revealed yet, including his birth year. According to some sources, Phil's birthday is on 16th December. Estimating through his life events, it can be said that he was born in the mid-eighties. His bio mostly contains information about his professional life. There is no information available about his parents and early childhood. His hometown is Toledo, situated in the state of Ohio. After completing his early education, he went to attend the Ohio State University for higher education. Mattingly got his bachelor’s degree in the year 2006. He kept on advancing in his studies and was selected to attend Boston University. He graduated in 2008 with a degree in journalism.

As far as his marital life is concerned, there are very few things that are known as Phil is a very private person. Despite all the privacy, it is known that he was in a long and serious relationship with his girlfriend Chelsea Carter and got married to her on 10th December 2011 and thus, one can be certain that he is not gay. The wedding ceremony had taken place in Washington, D.C. Like Phil, his wife also keeps her personal life, private. Phil is not very active on social media. According to some sources, Phil and Chelsea were blessed with a child in the year 2015. He has never gone through a divorce.


Phil started to take steps to become a successful journalist before his graduation. He kept himself busy in pursuit of his dream. He used to work for a newspaper agency named GateHouse Media. He was a reporter for the newspaper “The Cape Cod Times”. He joined Congressional Quarterly, which is a media company that focuses on the congress news. He worked at this company as a staff writer for 3 years. He got his big breakthrough when he started working for Bloomberg News. From his previous experience as a newspaper reporter and staff writer, he had gained a great skill set which helped him a lot for his future endeavors. He worked as a reporter for Finance and economy news on Bloomberg News. Later in 2012, Phil started to report for Justice Department news. He has been a focused news reporter and correspondent in the White House for 3 years until 2015. He brought a lot of information to the general public when he interviewed people from various fields during the economic crisis. He joined CNN in 2015. He is currently working for CNN in New York.

Phil has been appreciated for his services and received various awards. He won an award from the Society of American Business Editors and Writers. His net worth is not yet known.

Last Modified: Mar 6, 2020

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