Chuck Todd Biography
Born in Miami, Florida, U.S.A, Chuck Todd is an American journalist and currently (2021) the moderator of NBC’s Meet the Press, the Political Director of NBC News, and host of MTP Daily on MSNBC. He is also an adjunct professor at Johns Hopkins University.
Chuck Todd Age and Birthday
Todd is 48 years old as of 2020. He was born on April 8, 1972, in Miami, Florida, United States. He celebrates his birthday on the 8th of April each year.
Chuck Todd Height: How tall is he?
Todd stands at a height measurement of 5 feet 2.5 inches tall (1.6 meters).
Chuck Todd Family and Ethnicity
Todd’s parents are named Lois Cheri and Stephen Randolph Todd. His mother is Jewish and thus being raised Jewish.
Chuck Todd Wife
Todd is married to Kristian Todd. Kristian is a political strategist and an adjunct professor at Columbia University in New York, teaching at the Picker Center for Executive Education in the School of International and Public Affairs. She is also the co-founder of Maverick Strategies and Mail, which provides consulting services for Democratic candidates and direct mail.
Chuck Todd Children
Todd, together with his wife Kristian have two children, a son named Harrison Todd, and a daughter named Margaret.
Chuck Todd Education
Todd studied at Miami Killian Senior High School. He attended George Washington University, however, he did not graduate.
Chuck Todd NBC News
Todd is the NBC News Political Director and Moderator for NBC’s Meet the Press. He serves as the political analyst for Today and NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt. He is the 12th journalist to serve as NBC’s moderator for Meet the Press.
On June 26 and June 27, 2019, moderated the first pair of 2020 Democratic Party Presidential debates. He moderated alongside Rachel Maddow, Jose Diaz-Balart, Lester Holt, and Savannah Guthrie.
Chuck previously served as the Chief White House correspondent for NBC and as the host of The Daily Rundown on MSNBC.
Prior to joining NBC, the political analyst worked as the editor-in-chief for The Hotline from 1992 to 2007.
He is the author of The Stranger: Barack Obama in the White House (2014).
Twitter and Controversy
Todd is active on Twitter under the username @chucktodd. He boasts of a following of 2.1 million as of January 2021. As a journalist, he has not managed to stay away from controversy. Before Joe Biden was sworn in as the president, Chuck said that Biden is “struggling to keep his promise of 100 million vaccinations in 100 days.” Following his statement, he was widely criticized.
Chuck Todd Net worth and Salary
Todd has an estimated net worth of $ 2million as of 2020 according to celebrity net worth. His salary is in the range of $750K-$800K annually. His primary source of income is through his job as a television personality.