Anne Dickerson - Biography
Last Modified: Jul 9, 2020
|Best Known For:||15 Minutes group|
|Net Worth:||Under Review|
|Born on :||December 10, 1970 (age 51)|
|Birth Name /
|Father's Name:||Leonard B. McKeehan|
|Mother's Name:||Betty McKeehan|
|University:||University of Virginia|
|Married Date:||September 4, 1995|
|Husband's Name:||John Dickerson|
Brice Dickerson (son)
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Who is Anne Dickerson?
Anne Dickerson is the founder and chief executive of 15 Minutes group and has been so for the last 19 years. Above all she is best known as the wife of John Dickerson, co-anchor of CBS This Morning.
Credit: Instagram (Anne Dickerson with John Dickerson in 1993)
Anne Dickerson: Age, Mother, Father, Siblings
Anne Dickerson was born as Anne McKeehan on December 10, 1970. Her mother Betty McKeehan, worked as a realtor while her father Leonard B. McKeehan is the owner and founder of Tennessee Forms. She was raised in Knoxville, Tennesse.
Does Anne Dickerson have any siblings? She has not yet shared the info on her siblings if she has any.
Dickerson attended the University of Virginia as an Echols Scholar and graduated from the same in 1991. She later moved to New York City to work.
Her ethnicity is unknown.
Anne Dickerson: Boyfriend, Husband, Marriage, Children
Anne Dickerson is a happily married woman. She is married to her husband John Dickerson. The couple had married on September 4, 1995 at a wedding ceremony in the Chapel located at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia where they had also met. She was 25 years old when she married.
They share two children together - son Brice Dickerson and daughter Nancy Dickerson.
As for the events of youthful romance between Anne Dickerson and her husband, it is limited to their close family and friends.
Their relationship might have flourished all the way from college lovers to full-fledged life partners. The family currently lives in Washington D.C. and there have been no rumors of extra-marital affairs of divorce.
Anne Dickerson: Career
Soon after graduation, Anne Dickerson worked for A-Pix Entertainment and in 1993 was promoted to the head of business affairs. She also had worked as a television producer for the National Geographic Specials as well as a writer and developer for children’s television. As this did not give job satisfaction, she ventured to change the course of her career.
Dickerson soon had the brilliant idea to help writers and authors reach their goal. Thus she founded '5 Minutes' group in 2000 and currently serves as it’s chief executive. She has been doing this for more than 18 years. But what does '15 Minutes' mean and how does it work?
Anne Dickerson specializes in helping and preparing her clients, which includes leaders, best-selling authors, and experts, for TV appearances. She gives advice and trains her clients to present politically charged, complex and sensitive work to journalists and audiences alike.
She is very professional with her work and her clients come back time and again to prepare themselves for various venues. Some of her high profile clients include authors like Rupi Kaur, Amy Chua, Lauren Weisberger, policymakers like General Michael Hayden and Pulitzer prize winners like Dan Yergin.
Anne Dickerson: Sexual assault
With the ongoing #MeToo moment, Anne Dickerson too shared her own experiences of sexual assault. You can read the thread there.
She explained in the series of tweets dated 21 September 2018,
"At my very first job out of college, while on a business trip, a much more senior banker in my firm shoved me against an elevator wall and tried to kiss me. I was 22. I felt helpless and furious and shocked. He was in his mid 30’s and married with three kids. I had thought work was a place you were safe. Yes, there was drinking.
The next day he said something along the lines of “you’re not going to say anything about this, are you? He was one of a small group (of only men) who determined the amount of my bonus.
I remained so angry, I eventually went to see a lawyer. He told me it would be his word against mine and since there was no one else around, would be impossible to prove. I didn’t pursue it. I left the firm. He was promoted.
I didn’t tell my parents, I didn’t want them to worry about me traveling for work. Its been 26 years and I don’t recall the date, and I certainly do not know the time, or the place. But I do know exactly who he was.”
Anne Dickerson: Net Worth, Salary
The net worth and annual salary of Dickerson is under review.
Anne Dickerson: Instagram, Twitter, Facebook
On Instagram, Twitter, Anne Dickerson is active and is maintained private. She is absent from Facebook.
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