American television personality and an author, Willie Geist is reputed in the world for being the co-anchor of MSNBC’s Morning Joe, and co-anchor of NBC's Today's Take. He is also an actor and producer and has also appeared in several movies and television series.
Willie Geist's Early Life and Education
Willie Geist was born William Russell Geist on May 3, 1975, and is 43 years old as of early 2019. He was born in Evanston, Illinois, the United States of America to mother Jody Lewis Geist and father Bill Geist.
Willie was raised in an upper-middle-class family. He is of American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity. He received his high school education from Ridgewood High School.
Willie Geist's Career
While Willie was studying at Vanderbilt University, he served as an editor of the university's official student newspaper, The Vanderbilt Hustler. Then soon after being graduated from the university, he became an editor and producer for CNN Sports Illustrated.
Willie also served as a writer and producer in I, Max for about a year. Then in 2011, he joined NBC News as an NBC News correspondent.
Currently, Willie is busy with Morning Joe and anchor of Sunday Today with Willie Geist.
Willie Geist's Net Worth
As of early 2019, Willie Geist's net worth is reported to be around $6 million that he collected earning a high figure salary of being a television personality and journalism career. He earns an annual salary of $2.5 million.
Willie Geist's Personal Life
While talking about Willie Geist' personal life and current relationship status, he is a married man. He first met the love of his life, Christina Sharkey Geist at Ridgewood High School. They began dating since their high school days.
After dating for many years, Willie Geist married Christina Sharkey Geist on the 24th of May 2003. For now, the pair is enjoying a healthy married life of over fifteen years with no rumors of divorce and separation issues. As a couple, they have already welcomed two children.
Willie stands at the height of 6 feet 3 inches and has an average weight.