Wertheimer was born Linda Cozby on March 19, 1943 in Carlsbad, New Mexico,  the daughter of June and Miller Cozby, a grocery store operator and owner.  She graduated from Wellesley College with the class of 1965. Career [ edit] After graduation, Wertheimer worked for the BBC and WCBS.
Senior National Correspondent As NPR's senior national correspondent, Linda Wertheimer travels the country and the globe for NPR News, bringing her unique insights and wealth of experience to bear...
Linda has an estimated net worth of $5.5 million. How Old Is Linda Wertheimer Linda is 78 years old. She was born to her parents in Carlsbad, New Mexico 1943. Moreover, Linda celebrates her birthday on the 19th of March every year with family and friends. Is Linda Wertheimer Married She is a loving wife to the CEO of Democracy 21, Fred Wertheimer.
A veteran journalist, essayist, and award-winning education writer, Linda K. Wertheimer is the author of Faith Ed: Teaching about Religion in an Age of Intolerance. She was a 2020-21 Spencer Fellow in Education Journalism and 2021 Education Writers Association Reporting Fellow, awards supporting her reporting on teaching about race and racism.
As NPR's senior national correspondent, Linda Wertheimer travels the country and the globe for NPR News, bringing her unique insights and wealth of experience to bear on the day's top news stories.
In 1976, Wertheimer became the first woman to anchor network coverage of a presidential nomination convention and of election night. Over her career at NPR, she has anchored ten presidential nomination conventions and 12 election nights. Wertheimer is the first person to broadcast live from inside the United States Senate chamber.
Linda was born Linda Cozby in Carlsbad, New Mexico, United States, on March 19, 1943. She is 78 years old. Linda Wertheimer Height. Wertheimer stands at a moderate height of 5 ft 8 inches/ approx. 1.73 m tall.