Zerlina Maxwell is a quite popular American author, speaker, and commentator at MSNBC. She is a survivor of sexual assault which made her speak up against rape culture, racism, and so on. A perfect example of “an incident either breaks a person or makes a person”.

So let’s learn more about an energetic lady and advocate of smaller voice Zerlina Maxwell’s early life, personal life, life tragedies, Career, net worth, and more.

Quick Facts 
NameZerlina Maxwell
BirthNovember 16, 1981
Age39 Years
EthnicityAfrican- American
Net Worth$1 Million (est)
Relationship statussingle
Height5 feet 5 inch
works atMSNBC

Early Life

Zerlina Maxwell took birth on November 16, 1981, United States of America. She has got an American nationality and belongs to Scottish ethnicity. Zerlina has blessed to born in the family of Dr.Yvette is her mother. Her mother is a Ph.D. degree holder and in her 60’s now.

Furthermore, she went to Tufts University and earned her bachelor’s degree in Arts in international relations. Zerlina completed her graduation in 2003. Similarly, she joined Rutgers University of Law and earned a Doctor of Law (J.D) degree in 2013.


The career life of Zerlina Maxwell started in a very different way. During her college days, she became the victim of sexual assault, but that did not Affect her confidence and character. Hence, the incident made her stronger to speak up against such criminal activities.

She requests all the women around the world to raise their voices against rape and rape culture. Her that confidence and social participation led her to become an active writer and speaker. She became the regular commentator on MSNBC and completed her writing prominent papers like Washington Post, JET Magazine, CNN.com, and many more.

Her evolution from a Sex assault victim to a public speaker and politician all worth it as she made many women around the globe speak against bad and in-human behavior. She is currently working as a director of Progressive Programming for SiriusXM and hosts a weekly radio, ‘Signal Boost,’ on that similar channel.

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Personal Life

Talking about personal life, well, Zerlina Maxwell is still an independent non-married lady. She is currently focused on her work as a host and a commentator at MSNBC with her partner Jess Mcintosh.

However, a tweet found on her Twitter account that she is interested in marriage. Still, later she again posted another tweet on February 26, 2017, that she is not married and has no husband.

However, if anything is found related to Zerlina Maxwell’s marriage or relationship, we will update our readers through legend Peeps.

Social media

Zerlina mainly stays busy fighting for the right of general people, but this does not mean that she does not own any social media account. She has over 18K followers on Facebook, 236k on Twitter, and over 22K followers on Instagram.

Net Worth

Zerlina Maxwell made her net worth of $1 Million as of 2020. She earns around $96k to $215k working as a director and earns around $31K- $215k as a host in MSNBC.

Besides that, Zerlina has other earning sources, including her works as a political analyst and writer. However, from political analyst and writing, how much she earns is not disclosed now.

Body Measurements

Zerlina Maxwell is a beautiful brown-eyed brunette. She stands a pretty tall height of 5 feet and 5 inches and weighs around 62 Kilograms. Similarly, her body statistics are 35-25-37 inches. Zerlina has maintained her body and health very well. She often visits the gym to exercise and maintaining a good shape for her body.

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