• Born in Washington, DC on 15 August 1985
• Holds American nationality and is a lawyer, political consultant and commentator
• Worked as the National Press Secretary during the 2020 presidential campaign of Bernie Sanders
• Host of the podcast "Someone's Wrong on the Internet" and writer of columns for magazines such as "The Guardian", "Current Affairs" and "Rolling Stone"
• Net worth estimated at over $1.5 million in August 2022
Who is Briahna Joy Gray?
Briahna was born in Washington, DC USA, on 15 August 1985 – her zodiac sign is Leo, and she holds American nationality. She’s a lawyer, political consultant and commentator, probably known best for having worked as the National Press Secretary during the 2020 presidential campaign of Bernie Sanders.
Early life and education
Briahna was raised in Washington, DC by her parents, about whom not a lot is known as she respects their privacy; she hasn’t revealed their names, but has shared that they were both elementary school teachers. Because Briahna hasn’t spoken about having any siblings, most of her fans believe that she’s an only child.
She was a highly active teenager, and took part in many activities while attending a local high school; Briahna was a member of the school’s drama club, appearing in many plays performed there, and she also played soccer and practiced creative writing.
Upon matriculating in 2003, she enrolled at Harvard University, from which she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in history of science in 2007; she continued her education at Harvard Law School, earning her Juris Doctor degree in 2011.
Briahna launched her career in July 2006, when she began a summer internship at “Science Magazine”, which lasted for a full two months.
She joined Kobre & Kim LLP as a legal analyst in July 2007, and was with them for a year and two months.
In July 2009, Briahna began working as a legal intern at Children’s Hospital Boston in Massachusetts, staying there for two months.
She joined Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP as a summer associate in June 2010, staying there for two months, as well.
Briahna began attracting attention in March 2012, when hired to work at EDNY as a law clerk, moving to Eastern District of New York for the job, which she held it for 13 months.
She returned to Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP as an associate in March 2013, and quit after a year and a half.
Had a blast! Check us out here: https://t.co/4IpkZiQIV2
(I’ll clip the segment shortly) pic.twitter.com/q9Tg03z7wd
— Briahna Joy Gray (@briebriejoy) December 20, 2019
In 2014, Briahna began working at Dewey Pegno & Kramarsky LLP as an associate, a job which she went on to hold for four years.
She joined The Intercept as the senior politics editor in May 2018; Briahna had moved to New York City for the job, and left a year later.
It was in April 2019 that she began working for Bernie Sanders as his National Press Secretary, a job which she held until Bernie dropped out as a 2020 Democratic Party presidential candidate; Briahna then revealed that she wouldn’t be endorsing Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, while Bernie stated that not voting for Biden would be irresponsible.
Briahna was the host of the podcast “Someone’s Wrong on the Internet”, which was about pop culture and politics.
She’s written columns for many popular magazines, such as “The Guardian”, “Current Affairs” and “Rolling Stone”.
Briahna’s been featured in many news shows, including “The Majority Report with Sam Seder”, “CBS News” and “The Michael Brooks Show”.
She’s today the co-host of the podcast “Bad Faith”, together with Virgil Texas.
Briahna’s quite active on Instagram, and is today followed by close to 20,000 people, while she’s uploaded over 800 pictures and videos onto the network, most of which feature her during her everyday life, thus revealing a lot about her. She’s shared that she goes running nearly every morning, and that she enjoys listening to music while exercising. She’s also shown that she’s a fashionista, as well as a shopaholic, as she goes shopping for clothes at least once a week.
Briahna launched her Twitter account in April 2013, and it’s today followed by more than 350,000 people, while she’s tweeted over 40,000 times, mostly to discuss politics with her followers, although she also sometimes shares details of her private life.
She doesn’t have her own TikTok account, but many videos featuring Briahna have been uploaded onto the network by other users, which have been watched close to 350,000 times.
Love life and boyfriend
Briahna prefers to keep the details of her love life away from the media’s attention, and hasn’t spoken of any men (or women) whom she’s perhaps been with, however, she’s hinted on her Instagram and Twitter accounts that she’s today in a relationship with a non-celebrity American man.
Some of Briahna’s fans have also claimed to have seen her spending time with her boyfriend in public, eating at restaurants and walking hand in hand, while there are also those who believe that the two have perhaps exchanged vows, and have agreed to keep this a secret; Briahna hasn’t addressed these rumors.
Some of her fans also believe that she’s perhaps lesbian, and that this is why she’s so secretive about her love life, but this hasn’t been confirmed either.
As of August 2022, Briahna seems to be in a relationship, hasn’t married, and doesn’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
Briahna’s physically highly active, and besides running also goes to the gym several times every week; she’s following a strict diet too, and avoids eating fast food and sweets.
She’s passionate about travelling, and has been all around the US for both work and pleasure, while she’s also vacationed in a couple of European countries; her dream travel destination is Marseille, France.
Briahna’s a lover of animals, and it’s said that she’s donated money to a couple of animal shelters, as well as to several charity organizations aiming to improve the quality of life for underprivileged children.
Briahna enjoys watching movies late at night – her favorite actor and actress are Denzel Washington and Emma Watson, while a couple of her favorite films are the franchise “Harry Potter”, “The Book of Eli”, and “The Magnificent Seven”.
Age, height and net worth
Briahna’s age is 37. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, her height is 5ft 5ins (1.65m) and she weighs around 120lbs (55kgs).
As of August 2022, her net worth’s been estimated at more than $1.5 million.