Kevin Peraino Biography Profile



  • Who is Kevin Peraino?
  • Kevin Peraino’s Early Life and Education
  • Peraino’s Family and Personal Life
  • Kevin’s Career and Professional Life
  • Is Kevin Peraino having an extra marital affair?
  • Kevin Peraino’s Net worth
  • Kevin’s Body Measurement
  • Kevin Peraino’s Social Media Profile

Who is Kevin Peraino?

Kevin Peraino is a well-known American journalist and an author who has reported from all around the world. Peraino is one of the team members of the Council on Foreign Relations. As a senior writer and bureau chief in the Middle East, he has spent more than 10 years at Newsweek magazine. Due to his hard work, he was a finalist for the Livingston Award for his foreign-affairs reporting. Kevin was a part of a team that won the National Magazine Award for its coverage of 2004 presidential campaign. Peraino’s first book “Lincoln in the World: The Making of a Statesman and the Dawn of American Power” was named as one of the Daily Beast’s best books on President Lincoln, and Foreign Affairs called it “an important step toward a richer and more useful understanding of the American past”.

Kevin Peraino’s Early Life and Education

Born on 7th June 1976, in Hayward, California, USA, Kevin belongs to North-American ethnicity and holds an American Nationality. Kevin grew up in a very friendly environment by his American parents. Since his early age, he was interested in reading different types of books and novels.

Talking about his Educational background, although as a child he was attracted in reading books and novel from his early age. During school and college level, due to his passion for books and novel makes him all-time best in debate and speech competitions. Peraino graduated from Northwestern University. During his University level, he participated in various political shows. From all these activities, he was a success to achieve his goals in a journalism profession.

Peraino’s Family and Personal Life


Kevin Peraino is a married person. He officially married to Reena Ninan who is best known as an American Television Journalist works for CBS as a correspondent based in New York City. Kevin and Reena belong to the same profession and share the same knowledge and experience. They both fell in love during their work and spend their beautiful time together for a few years. Later, they turned their relationship into the marriage.

This lovely couple has given birth to beautiful two kids, an older son “Jack Peraino” and a younger daughter “Kate Peraino”. Kevin and Reena both are happy with each other and enjoying their married life till today. And they always tried to be the best parenthood and cared to their children.

Kevin’s Career and Professional Life


In October 2013, Kevin published his first book named “Lincoln in the World: The Making of a Statesman and the Dawn of American Power” which was the started phase of his career. This book was all about Lincoln’s foreign policy. After 4 years on September 2017, his second book named “A Force So Swift: Mao, Truman, and the Birth of Modern China, 1949, was released and is selected as “Editors’ Choice” staff recommendation by New York Times Book Review.

From 1999 to 2010, Peraino worked as a writer for Newsweek Magazines. Further, he has written for the Wall Street Journal, Foreign Policy, Politico Magazine, and other publications. He has reported from the various countries like Yemen, Syria, Libra, Iraq, and Israel. Kevin gave his 10 years as a domestic and foreign correspondent for Newsweek magazines and became a finalist for Livingston Award for his foreign affairs reporting.

Is Kevin Peraino having an extramarital affair?

As a husband and wife, Kevin and Reena both are blissful with each other and enjoy their married life. Their married life is still going strong and leads a successful till today. Once there came some guesses of their divorce but such rumors are just fake. There is not any single sign that these couples are having any issues in their married life. And there is no information regarding his extramarital affair.

Kevin Peraino’s Net worth

Kevin Peraino is the best-known author who has published two widely popular books and successful journalist as well. Through this information, we can imagine how much would be his net worth?  Peraino as an author and journalist has a net worth of more than $1 million or even be in double-digit millions.

Kevin’s Body Measurement

Kevin being a typical American has Blue-Green eyes and dark brown hair. There is no information regarding his other body measurement.

Kevin Peraino’s Social Media Profile

Talking about his social media profile, he is only the active users of Twitter and has 659 followers.