Nellie Bowles Biography, Age, Height, Boyfriend, Net Worth

Nellie Bowles

Nellie Bowles is an American journalist who is best known for covering the technological news of Silicon Valley. She has worked with many different names in the industry including The California Sunday Magazine, the technology website Recode, The Guardian, Buenos Aires Herald, The San Francisco Chronicle, and lastly with Vice News.

Early Life

Nellie Bowles obtained her bachelor’s degree from Columbia University. She did her graduation in 2010 and is known to receive her fellowship program from McGill University. She was brought up in Melbourne and it is still unknown if she has any brothers or sisters.

Nellie Bowles Career

Bowles started her career in 2017 when she started covering technology news for the New York Times in the San Francisco Bay Area. She has also worked on covering the technology and business world of hi-tech startups. She has personally written on various well-famous personalities including Elon Musk, Eric Schmidt, and Bob Pittman. Nellie has exclusively covered the technology news of the CEO called “Further Future” and has written about many subjects related to doxxing and cryptocurrency.

She has appeared twice with Charlie Rose and has also broadcasted her work nationally with the interview show. Most of her reports came out to be controversial. For example, she once interviewed the famous personality Jordan Peterson which later attracted much attention. She has mastered her discussion on various subjects of free speech in the age of the digital world. She has also written on gender equality and its importance in the technological world. Her reporting on the conflict between Israelis and Palestinians has also got additional controversy as the topic was criticized by many.

Nellie Bowles Biography

Real Name Nellie Bowles
Birth Date 1990s
Age (as of 2021) 27-32 Years
Birth Place San Francisco, California, United States
Nationality American
Profession Journalist
Religion Christianity
Sun sign

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in Centimeters – 170 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 54 kg  –  in Pounds –  119 lbs
Shoe Size 6.5 (U.S.)
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Slim

Nellie Bowles Family



School Cate School, The Hamlin School
College Columbia University, McGill University

Relationship Status

Marital Status Engaged
Affair Yes
Is she a Lesbian? Yes
Girlfriend Bari Weiss

Personal Life

Nellie Bowles is currently in a relationship with her girlfriend Bari Weiss. The two met each other in 2018 and reportedly got married this year. Bowles Twitter says that she is on her way to leaving Times and she has been writing and working on her small family business. She tweeted on Twitter that she was trying her best to convince her wife for adopting more dogs. Bowles was born in San Francisco and she prefers not to expose her age in front of the media. None of her work with any of the publications has revealed her age and her exact date of birth. She seems to be a conservative personality and has maintained it at a secretive level.

Bowles’ wife Bari Weiss is an American opinion writer and editor. Weiss joined The New York Times in 2017 and later became the staff editor in the Opinion section. She resigned from her job in Times on 13th July 2020. Thereafter, she started working as news and politics editor at Tablet which she continued from 2011 to 2013. Weiss has also worked at The Wall Street Journal from 2013 to April 2017. She was held with the position of associate book review editor at The Wall Street. Nellie was brought up in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood and did her graduation from Pittsburgh’s Community Day School and Shady Side Academy.

Nelle Bowles Net Worth

Nellie joined Twitter in May 2011. The average salary of a New York Times journalist is estimated to be around $85000 annually. Though Nellie never disclosed her net worth or an annual salary, we assume that she might be earning a good fortune. Whatever she is earning comes from her journalism career. Nellie is estimated to earn somewhere between $1 million and $5 million.


  • In 2020, she was honored with a prestigious award Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award, and also with the Gerald Loeb Award for her investigative reporting with two colleagues of her investigation into the line of child abuse.
  • Nellie has gained around 49K followers on Twitter. She is also a frequent user of Facebook. She has received almost 1K followers on her Facebook profile. However, she doesn’t seem to be active on her social media profiles.
  • She possesses a beautiful face with a perfect mindset.
  • Many of her reports have received controversy from the media channels.