Sofia Elizabeth Raymond is the daughter of American media personality Soledad O’Brien. She was born on October 23, 2000, to her parents, Soledad and Bradley Raymond. Sofia has three younger siblings Cecilia, Jackson, and Charles Raymond.
Regarding her personal life, Sofia Elizabeth Raymond is not married but has not revealed whether she is dating. Despite being the daughter of a renowned media personality, she has managed to maintain her private life and keep it away from the public.
Education and Career
Sofia Elizabeth Raymond has probably attended the best schools in the United States, given her mother studied at Harvard College, where she graduated with a degree in English and American Literature.
It is unclear what Sofia Elizabeth Raymond studied for while in college, so it is hard to tell what she does to earn a living. Nevertheless, her mother is a journalist and producer, and she probably takes after her, and someday we might see her on the screen as a journalist or even an actor.
Sofia’s Mother’s Personal Life
Upon completing her studies at Radcliffe College, Sofia’s mother met Bradley Raymond while working at WBZ-TV. They dated for a while before tying the knot in 1995 with Bradley. Soledad was pregnant with Sofia Elizabeth Raymond in her final year at Harvard College.
The couple’s love can be seen in their four children; they are still together and deeply in love, with no rumors of separation. Sofia Elizabeth’s mother is a horse lover and loves riding them with her family.
Sofia’s Mother’s Major Work
Soledad O’Brien started her career as a news writer and associate producer at WBZ-TV before moving to NBC News as a field producer for Weekend Today and Nightly News. Sofia’s mother worked as a reporter before hosting the morning show, The Site, on MSNBC. She also co-anchored Weekend Today with David Bloom before moving to CNN in 2003.
While working with CNN, she started as co-anchor for the American Morning program until it was canceled in 2012, and became the anchor of Starting Point. In 2013, Sofia’s mother left CNN for Starfish Media Group production company.
Soledad’s Company, Starfish Media Group
Sofia’s mother mutually agreed with CNN to leave the company and join her own media group, Starfish Media Group, whose primary goal is to uncover and produce empowering stories. Starfish signed a deal with HBO, and O’Brien became the correspondent for Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel.
Soledad O’Brien started hosting the show Matter of Fact with Soledad O’Brien in 2016. She also hosted Mysteries & Scandals, a documentary series on Oxygen. For her exemplary work on television, Sofia’s mother has wo several awards, including the Peabody Award. She was inducted into the Delta Sigma Theta sorority in 2011 as an Honorary Member.
At her age, Sofia Elizabeth Raymond is on social media platforms, especially Instagram, but she probably has private accounts. Besides, her mother is active on social media; on Instagram, she is followed by over half a million users. She uses her account to tell stories of people who are often forgotten.