Hallie Jackson is a famous American political reporter and analyst currently serving as the Chief White House correspondent for NBC News and an anchor for its cable division.
Hallie Marie Jackson was born on April 29, 1984, in Yardley, Pennsylvania to parents, Heidi Jackson and David Jackson. She completed her high school education at Pennsbury High School in 2002.
Hallie later joined Johns Hopkins University in 2006 and graduated Phi Beta Kappa, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science. The Phi Beta Kappa is the oldest honour society in the United States of America, for Liberal Arts and Science.
- Full Name: Hallie Marie Jackson
- Age: 35 years old
- Birth Date: April 29, 1984
- Zodiac Sign: Taurus
- Birth Place: Yardley, Pennsylvania
- Weight: 59 Kg
- Height: 5 feet 6 inches
- Hair Color: Brown
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hallie Jackson: Professional Life
Hallie Jackson began her career at WBOC-TV in the towns of Salisbury, Maryland, and Dover, Delaware in 2006 where she worked for two years until 2008. Her career led her to Hearst Corporation in 2012, where she reported for their 26 stations from Washington, D.C. after that, she became an NBC News reporter and journalist in 2014.
She went on to cover the Ted Cruz presidential campaign for the network as their embedded reporter. After that, she began anchoring the 1 P.M. ‘Entertainment Tonight’ at MSNBC Live (NBC News daytime coverage platform).
She was later named by NBC as its White House correspondent in January 2017. She currently hosts the live show with MSNBC News “Today”.
Hallie Jackson Net Worth
As of 2020, Hallie Jackson has an estimated net worth of $1 million USD. She makes quite a decent fortune from her journalism career.
Hallie Jackson Salary
Hallie Jackson has a salary of around $201,000 per year which is way more than what most average employees earn as she is one of the older employees at the company she works for.
Hallie Jackson Husband
Hallie Jackson is married to Douglas Hitchner. The two tied the knot in 2011 in Perkasie, Pennsylvania with only family members and close friends in attendance.
Jackson met Douglas Hitchner, who was also a student at the ‘John Hopkins University’ during her college days. They got engaged in 2010 before settling down in the next year.
Not much is known about Hitchner as he prefers to keep his personal life away from the public eye.
Hallie Jackson Children
Hallie Jackson has a daughter, Monroe “Ro” Jackson Thorp who was named in honour of her great-great-grandfather.