Who is Garrett Haake?
Garrett Haake is a journalist working in NBC News Branch in Washington. He has covered Capitol Hill for NBC News since 2017. He currently heads the network’s Capitol Hill coverage across all NBC flagship news programs. This article will provide adequate information on Garrett Haake’s biography, wife, Twitter, Instagram, wedding, political party, net worth, and other facts about him. First, let’s take a look at his profile below.
|Date of birth||April 14, 1985|
Garrett Haake Biography
Garrett Haake was born on April 14, 1985, in Houston, Texas, USA, and he stands at 5feets 11 inches. His parents are David Haake and Marylou Haake, and he has two brothers, Jack and Rusty Haake. Jack Haake attended Southern Methodist University. He works as a vice president at JP Morgan, which is located in New York, while Rusty is an engineer at Lockheed Martin.
During a session with thehill.com, Haake did not always want to be a journalist. While he was a kid, he wanted to be an astronaut, but it turns out he needed to be good in math and science to become an astronaut, – so he changed his mind along the way.
“This too shall pass.” is a saying Garret has tattooed on his ribcage. It was inspired by his mother, who used to tell it to him as an advice. In other not to forget his mom’s words of wisdom and to keep forging ahead in life no matter what – Haake had the adage tattooed on his ribcage.
Garrett covered a wide range of topics and began his career at NBC Nightly News as a desk assistant in 2008. He was a reporter and a fill-in host at KSHB-TV till he joined MSNBC in May 2017. During Mitt Romney’s presidential campaign, he reported from around 36 states.
As a journalist, Garrett is expected to be neutral in expressing political matters regardless of the candidate or political party. However, one notable moment in his career was when Garrett spent 18 months traveling to 36 states reporting Republican Mitt Romney’s presidential campaign.
Garrett Haake Wife
Garrett Haake has been married twice, and his first wife was Sara, a writer on business, society, and the environment. They met while working on Mitt Romney’s campaign, and she happened to be a political correspondent then. He proposed in 2015, and they married on April 22, 2017, in Austin, Texas. They had a child together, but they later divorced.
After their divorce, Garrett met another reporter Allison Harris, and they started dating in 2019. They tied the knot on September 5, 2021. On June 28, Haake and his wife, Allison, gave birth to a new boy Lane Loree. Loree was born at 10:16 p.m., weighing in at six pounds, 9 oz. And measuring 18 and 3/4 inches long, according to today.com.
Garrett Haake Twitter, Instagram
Garrett, like every other journalist, has a huge social media presence, and he has a verified account @GarrettHaake which has more than 191k followers. His Instagram account also has more than 10k followers, and he uploads photos of himself on set.
Garrett Haake’s Net Worth
Garrett Haake is an experienced journalist with an estimated net worth of $1.5 million and an estimated annual salary of $78,000.