Christopher Rufo is best known as a fellow at Manhattan Institute. In 2021, he got on a heated exchange with MSNBC host Joy Reid. After being barely allowed to speak during the race debate on critical race theory, he began a Twitter thread after the MSNBC appearance.
Learn more about him with this Christopher Rufo Wiki!
Christopher Rufo Age
Christopher Rufo was 36 years old as of June 2021. He celebrates his birthday every year on 26 August. Moreover, Chris secured Virgo as his zodiac sign.
Christopher Rufo Parents
Born to his parents Dino Ferguson Rufo and Nanette Ferguson, Christopher Ferguson Rufo hails from Sacramento, the United States.
Christopher’s dad, Dino Rufo was born to Anna Rufo and Cesidio Rufo. As for Nanette Ferguson, Christopher’s mom is the daughter of Millard A Ferguson and Mary Ellen.
Furthermore, Millard was in the military where he served as a cryptographer during WWII.
Coming back to the parents of Christopher, both of them served as an attorney. Dino served as an attorney at the Law Office of Dino F. Rufo. Nanette attended McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific. Licensed for over 42 years, she served as a Constitutional attorney.
Talking about Chris’s family, Christopher doesn’t have any siblings. Also, he is of Italian-American ethnicity.
Christopher Rufo stands tall at a height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.77 meters). Moreover, he weighed about 65 kilograms (143 lbs) in 2021. With deep-set eyes, growing out a little bit of facial hair, and strong eyebrows, he is very good-looking with a v-shaped chin.
His Instagram, Twitter
Christopher Rufo is available on most social media platforms. His Instagram @chrisrufo is private as of June 2021. However, he is followed by 1420 people and only posted a total of 14 times.
In the same way, he is also on Twitter @realchrisrufo. He was followed by 182.4k people on the platform. Furthermore, he posted a little above 8700 times in total.
Furthermore, there also existed a Facebook page with 39k followers. Whereas the page has been verified and he actively posts on it.
Christopher Rufo Net Worth
The Seattle native, Christopher Rufo is estimated to have a total net worth of $300 thousand. His earning and salary details are yet to be made public.
Christopher Rufo worked as a senior fellow and director of the initiative on critical race theory at the Manhattan Institute. He also worked as the contributing editor at City Journal where he explored a range of topics including critical race theory, homelessness, addiction, crime, and the decline of cities on America’s west coast.
He was also credited as the founder and director of Battlefront. It is a public policy research center that served as an aggregator for his investigative journalism and filmmaking work.
Moreover, Christopher previously served as executive director at the Documentary Foundation. He directed four films for PBS, which included America Lost, Diamonds in the Dunes, and Age of Champions.
As for his education, Christopher attended and graduated from Georgetown University and a former Lincoln Fellow at the Claremont Institute for the Study of Statesmanship and Political Philosophy.
Furthermore, Christopher was also a plaintiff in the lawsuit against the city of Seattle’s municipal income tax.
Some of the other TV shows Christopher has worked in are Fox Business Tonight, Outsiders, Fox News Primetime, and Tucker Carlson Tonight where he worked in 18 episodes. Most of all, he is best known for his movement toward the activism with Anti-Critical Race Theory.
Christopher opposed Critical Race Theory in governmental and publicly funded institutions. The Critical Race Theory stated that racism was systematic in the United States and wasn’t just a collection of individuals’ prejudices.
Is Christopher Rufo Married?
Christopher Rufo married his wife, Suphatra Paravichai on 8 July 2016. They had a wedding at Seattle City Hall. The couple is parents to two boys; Milo and Matteo who was born on 17 March 2018.
Back in 2018, Christopher tried to campaign for Seattle City Council to alleviate homelessness. However, he was pulled out of the race due to the harassment and threats his family was subjected to.
As for his wife, Suphatra was born on 1 October 1984 and hails from Korat, Thailand. In 2009, she moved to Seattle, Washington.
Suphatra earned her bachelor’s degree in English language and literature from the University of New Hampshire in 2007. Almost 10 years later, she joined Johns Hopkins University where she earned her master’s degree in communications from.
Talking about her job, Suphatra worked in news production and underwriting at NPR and PBS stations from 2006 to 2010. she also worked as a communications specialist for the Marguerite Casey Foundation.
The Thai beauty also spent seven-year working for Microsoft company. While there, she worked as a product marketing manager and became a product manager who was part of the original engineering team behind Microsoft Teams.
Last modified: June 25, 2021