Geoff Bennett Biography
Geoff Bennett is an American editor, reporter, news anchor, Contributor, and Chief Washington Correspondent working for PBS NewsHour. He joined NBC News in November 2017.
Geoff Bennett Education
After attending high school in his hometown and earning his Diploma in General education, he had to further his education. He joined Morehouse College to further his career course. After completing his studies there, he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (BA) in English in 2002.
Geoff Bennett Career
Bennett is an editor, reporter, news anchor, Contributor, and Chief Washington Correspondent at NBC News. He also serves as the chief Washington correspondent for PBS NewsHour, anchor for PBS News Weekend, and an NBC News and MSNBC political contributor. He has his exclusive interviews with many of Washington, D.C.’s most influential figures have grabbed national headlines. In addition to that, he covered five presidential elections and reported from the White House under three presidents.
While working at NewsHour, he interviewed some of the biggest names in politics and culture including legendary singer-songwriter Bonnie Raitt, acclaimed children’s author Jeff Kinney, Emmy-Award-winning actress Sheryl Lee Ralph, billionaire businessman Mark Cuban, and also Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg. Prior to joining the PBS NewsHour, he worked for NBC News. During his working time there, he served as a White House correspondent. He also worked for MSNBC as a substitute anchor.
While working at NBC News, he earned recognition for his in-depth and exclusive reporting on the delivery delays at the U.S. Postal Service. He also covered the Trump and Biden administrations. Furthermore, he provided extensive and defining coverage of the migrant family separation policy and the first Trump impeachment inquiry. Moreover, Bennett was among the NBC team that won the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Award for Overall Excellence in 2022.
His career also took him to work for NPR. While there, he began as an editor for Weekend Edition. After some time, he was elevated to a reporter covering Congress and the White House. His journalism career began at ABC News’s World News Tonight after graduating from Morehouse College. He has appeared as a political analyst on ABC News and CBS News. In addition to that, he has hosted C-SPAN’s Washington Journal public affairs program.
Geoff Bennett Age
Bennett is 42 years as of 2022. He was born in 1980 in the United States. Bennett has not yet disclosed the month he was born. It is therefore not known when he celebrates his birthday.
Geoff Bennett Height
Bennett stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches.
Geoff Bennett Family
Bennett has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if he has any siblings.
Geoff Bennett Wife
Geoff Bennett Net Worth
Bennett has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned from his successful career as an editor, reporter, news anchor, Contributor, and Chief Washington Correspondent.
Geoff Bennett Salary
Bennett earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Geoff Bennett NBC News
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