Geoff Bennett Biography and Wiki
Geoff Bennett is a well-known American journalist currently working as an anchor for PBS News Weekend and as a chief Washington correspondent for PBS NewsHour.
He joined PBS from NBC News, where he was a White House Correspondent and a substitute MSNBC anchor. Geoff worked for NBC from November 2017 to October 2021, when he left the company.
As the White House Correspondent for NBC News, he was located in Washington, D.C. Geoff began working at the station in November 2017 and will leave in October 2021 to join PBS News. He was the White House Reporter and Congressional Reporter at NPR before joining NBC News.
Geoff formerly covered Capitol Hill as well as national politics for NY1 News in New York City and a number of other Time Warner-owned cable news stations throughout the country.
He was also an editor for NPR’s Weekend Edition and a regular guest host for C-Washington SPAN’s Journals, a live, three-hour news, and public affairs show. Following his graduation from Morehouse College, he began his work with ABC News in New York.
Geoff Bennett Age
Geoff Bennett is 42 years old as of 2022 and was born on April 25, 1980, in Voorhees, New Jersey, the United States.
Geoff Bennett Height
Geoff stands at a height of 5 ft 8 in (1.7 m).
Geoff Bennett Parents and Education
He was born in Voorhees, New Jersey, to Gary George Bennett Sr. and Lynnca Robinson Bennett. Geoff’s father was a former Army captain, and his grandparents and uncles were also members of the United States Army.
Gary, his older brother, is his name. Gary is the vice-provost for undergraduate education at Duke University. He attended Morehouse College where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism and English Studies. During his college time, Geoff served as the Editor-In-Chief of The Maroon Tiger.
Geoff Bennett Nationality
Geoff’s nationality is American, he was born in New Jersey, USA.
Geoff Bennett’s Wife and Kids
Geoff Bennett is married to his lovely wife Carolyn Elizabeth Perry, The couple tied the knot in July 2010 on a Saturday at the Swan House, a historic home on the grounds of the Atlanta History Center. The wedding ceremony was conducted by a retired Baptist minister named Rev. Dr. Otis Moss Jr.
Geoff and his wife Perry are the delighted parents of Jake Bennett. On August 22, 2013, he shared a photo of his son on his Instagram account for the first time. The family now lives in the Washington, D.C. region. Geoff spends as much time as he can with his family.
Geoff Bennett Salary
Bennett receives an annual salary of $95,000-$115,000 from his career as a news journalist. Mr. Bennet has an estimated net worth of $200,000-$500,000 as of 2022, from his successful journalism career.