Australia-born American broadcast journalist and attorney Savannah Guthrie is an NBC News’ chief legal correspondent, joining the network in 2007. Besides, she co-anchors Today, a morning show on the network.
Savannah Guthrie Bio; Parents, Education, Height
Savannah Clark Guthrie was born on 27 December 1971 to parents Charles Guthrie and Nancy Guthrie in Melbourne, Australia. Her family later moved to Tucson, Arizona when she was two years old.
Standing at the height of 5 feet 9.5 inches (1.77 meters), she attended Amphitheater High School in Tucson. Guthrie graduated cum laude in journalism from the University of Arizona. Later, she received magna cum laude from Georgetown University Law Center with a Juris Doctor degree at the age of 31.
Her Career; NBC, Salary
Initially, Savannah worked for two years at ABC affiliate KMIZ, in Columbia, Missouri. She served for five years at NBC affiliate KVOA in 1995 before taking a job at WRC-TV, Washington, D.C.
In 2007, she joined NBC News and started serving as a correspondent. She began to appear as a co-host on The Today Show in 2011. Later, she was announced as the main co-anchor of the show in 2012. During the show, Guthrie interviewed President Donald Trump, discussing his role in the Barack Obama “birther” controversy. She also covered the news regarding the Death of Osama bin Laden.
Savannah Guthrie joined NBC News in 2007 (Picture; Savannah’s Instagram)
Talking about her earnings, Savannah bags the remarkable salary from her association with NBC news. She earns the salary of $500000 per year that makes her net worth of $20 million.
Share Two Kids With Second Husband
Savannah, aged 47 first married producer and actor Mark Orchard on 3rd February 2006. However, their marriage exists only for three years and eventually ended in a divorce.
After the divorce, she began a relationship with American public relations and communications consultant Michael Feldman. Michael, aged 50 is the co-founder and managing director of The Glover Park Group, a communications consulting and advocacy firm in Washington, D.C.
Savannah Guthrie along with her husband and kids in People’s 2019 Beautiful Issue (Picture: Savannah’s Instagram)
The couple tied the wedding knot on 15 March 2014 after 10 months of engagement. They are parents of two kids from their marital relationship. Firstly, she gave birth to a daughter Vale Guthrie Feldman at the age of 42 on 13 August 2014. Their second child, a son named Charles Max Feldman was born on 8 December 2016. Savannah often shares pictures of her husband and kids on her Instagram.
Some Interesting Facts About Savannah Guthrie
- Savannah scored the highest out of the 634 people who took the Arizona bar exam in July 2002.
- Her father Charles was a mining engineer who died from a heart attack when she was 16.
- She played with compatriot Jack Sock in an exhibition tennis match against Swiss Roger Federer and American Bill Gates in 2018.
- Her name was kept after her great-grandmother.
- She has a dream to play guitar with musicians Shawn Colvin and Patty Griffin.