Chief White House Correspondent, CNN
Jessica Yellin is CNN's chief White House correspondent, a position she has held since June 2011. Yellin previously served as national political correspondent, covering politics, policy and culture for CNN programs including "The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer" and "John King, USA." Yellin joined CNN as a Capitol Hill correspondent in 2007. Her reporting has been prominently featured during CNN's 2012 coverage of key primary elections and caucuses. During the network's Peabody Award-winning coverage of the 2008 presidential campaign, she traveled throughout battleground states to cover some of the most high-profile races and conduct interviews with the candidates. In 2010, she won a Gracie Award for her reporting on the intersection of women and politics. Prior to CNN, Yellin was a White House correspondent for ABC News, reporting for programs including "World News," "Good Morning America" and "Nightline." Yellin is a graduate of Harvard University.