Mercedes Stephenson, Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Wiki, Global News, Family, Net Worth, Salary, Spouse, Twitter

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Mercedes Stephenson  Biography

Mercedes Stephenson is a Canadian Military analyst and journalist. She is presently working as Global News  Ottawa Bureau Chief and the host of Global Television Network’s flagship national political affairs program Sunday morning talk show The West Block. In addition to that, she has done a major leading Global News coverage from the nation’s capital. Therefore interviewing the biggest prominent Canadian and international politics.

Mercedes Stephenson Age

How old is Mercedes Stephenson? Apparently, Stephenson was born in the year 1981 in  Calgary, Canada. She is currently 41 years old. However, the month and the day she was born are not available but we will update you soon.

Mercedes Stephenson Height

She appears to be quite tall by the look of her photos, even though her height is approximately an average body stature relative to her surroundings.

Mercedes Stephenson Weight

Stephenson keeps her body fit by eating healthy foods and also by doing a day to day exercise to look good and strong good for her job. However, the exact measurement of her weight is not available.

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Mercedes was born and brought up by her both loving parents in Calgary. Information about her parents’ names is not available, also that of whether she has siblings.

Mercedes Stephenson Education

She attended the  University of Calgary where she did graduate with a BA in political science. Stephenson also holds a master’s degree in Strategic Studies from the University of Calgary, and during this time she did focus on information operations in Afghanistan.

After that, Mercedes joined Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. where she did study political journalism. Then she also did postgraduate studies at the University of Calgary Centre for Military and also  Strategic Studies.

Furthermore, she got a job as an intern at The Pentagon and was as well visiting research student at the MIT Center for International Studies.

Global News/Career

After coming from Calgary with a background in Military and Strategic Studies, Mercedes has valued herself as one of Canada’s foremost voices in political, defense, and also foreign policy journalism.

Mercedes did move to Toronto to become the host of a weekly public affairs television program. She later went to Ottawa where she became a parliamentary reporter for CTV News Channel and the host of the political affairs program Power Play.

In addition, Stephenson was the president of the Society for Military and Strategic Studies from 2001 to 2004. Later she became the youngest North American military analyst covering the Iraq War. She also did report the Canadian Forces mission while they were in Afghanistan.

While working as a journalist and political analyst, Stephenson has done coverage of major political and leadership conventions together with scandals that provide her expertise from around the world while reporting from locales including France, Latvia, and Washington – traveling with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on his inaugural visit to the Trump White House Niger and Afghanistan.

Furthermore, Mercedes was the first journalist to identify and reveal the death of Canadian suicide bomber Aaron Driver. After the report, she did earn a nomination for the prestigious Canadian Association of Journalists Scoop Award.

Mercedes Stephenson’s Net Worth

Stephenson is a Canadian Military analyst and journalist who is very passionate about her job and she has wonderful working skills. Therefore her net worth ranges from $ 1 million to $ 5 million dollars.


The annual salary that she receives per year is approximately around $ 60,760 a year as a television host at Global News.

Mercedes Stephenson Husband/Spouse

She is a wife to Dan Mader the love of her life. The couple tied the knot in the year 2015 on the 2nd of August at One Rideau Street Ottawa, Ontario.


Information about his children is still under review and we will update you soon.

When did Mercedes Stephenson get married?

Stephenson and her husband Dan tied the knot in the year 2015 on the 2nd of August at One Rideau Street Ottawa, Ontario.

Social Media

Twitter- Mercedes Stephenson