Poppy Harlow is an American journalist, currently serving as a New York-based correspondent for CNN. Besides, she appears as a co-anchor on the 9-11am ET edition of CNN Newsroom from Monday to Friday alongside Jim Sciutto.
Poppy Harlow Bio; Parents, Education, Height
Katharine Julia Harlow was born on 2nd May 1982 to parents James Lee Harlow and Mary Louise Baird. She was raised by her family in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Harlow with a height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 meters) attended The Blake School. Afterward, she went to Columbia University and graduated Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science at the age of 23.
Her Career; CNN, Salary
Initially, Poppy worked for CBS MarketWatch and as an assistant producer for CBS Newspath. Later, she became an anchor and reporter for NY1 News’ Local Edition. She also worked as an anchor, reporter, and producer for the Forbes.com Video Network.
In 2008, Harlow joined CNN and started to serve as the anchor for CNNMoney.com. Moreover, she reported for CNN, CNN International and HLN. She became a New York-based CNN correspondent in April 2012. As of now, she anchors CNN Newsroom from Monday to Friday alongside Jim Sciutto. In addition, she hosts the CNN Podcast, BossFiles with Poppy Harlow.
Poppy Harlow joined the CNN in 2008 (Picture: NewsBusters)
Well, the CNN personality has amassed her net worth significantly from her journalism career. She deserves a six-figure salary for her role in the media line.
Married Manager Husband
The 37-years-old currently shares the marital relationship with husband Sinisa Babcic. The couple exchanged the wedding on 1 September 2012. Sinisa, aged 37 currently serves as a Senior Manager in the Advisory Services practice of Ernst & Young LLP. The firm based in New York is focused on Wealth and Asset Management.
Poppy Harlow and her husband Sinisa Babcic are raising two adorable kids (Picture: Poppy’s Instagram)
Poppy and Sinisa are the parents of two kids now. Their first child, a baby daughter named Sienna Babcic was born on 11 April 2016. Similarly, the couple welcomed a baby boy, Luca James Babcic on 6 February 2018.
Some Interesting Facts About Poppy Harlow
- Poppy wanted to be a lawyer instead of a journalist at her early age.
- Her father James died at the age of 49 when she was 15 years old.
- Harlow revealed that she had to wear adult diapers while interviewing Ruth Bader Ginsburg in February 2018, after giving birth to her second child.
- She is the recipient of various awards such as the Gracie Award for Best online investigative feature on financial fraud, and SABEW’s Best in Business award for online video.