Chuck Todd- American Journalist, Who is Famous As a Moderator of NBC’s “Meet the Press”

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Who is Chuck Todd?

Chuck Todd is a well-known name in America. He has gained name being the bold television personality. Chuck is the present alleviator of “Meet the Press” of NBC. Also, the journalist is the Host of MTP Daily, which runs on the channel, MSNBC. Moreover, he is the Political Director for NBC News. Earlier, Chuck presented the show, “The Daily Rundown,” on MSNBC. Furthermore, he also works for the show, “NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt and Today.” Besides, the journalist in onto the career for over 25 years and now is considered among the successful journalist.

Quick Info 
Celebrated NameChuck Todd
ProfessionTV Journalist
Birth DateApril 8, 1972
Birth PlaceMiami, Florida, US
Full NameCharles David Todd
Star SignCancer
ParentsFather: Stephen Randolph Todd
Mother: Lois Cheri
NationalityAmerican
Height5 feet 2.5 inches (1.6 m)
Weight62 kg
WifeKristian Denny Todd
Kids2
Net Worth$3 million

Chuck Todd

Bio

Chuck Todd was born April 8, 1972, as the name Charles David Todd, in Miami, Florida, US. He was born to his father, Stephen Randolph Todd, and his mother, Lois Cheri. Besides, he has a Jewish descent from his mother’s side.

Furthermore, Chuck holds an American nationality. Standing at the height of 5 feet 2.5 inches (1.6 m) and weighing about 62 kg, he has been able to maintain his body fit and healthy. He has the star sign of Cancer.

Chuck Todd Education

Firstly, Chuck attended Miami Killian Senior High School, located in Kendall. After being certified from the school, he joined the George Washington University in 1990. Chuck enrolled in university with a significant subject in political science and minor in music. In 1994, he left college without a degree.

Career

Initially, Chuck served for national campaigns in Washington, DC. During his college time only, he worked for the presidential campaign of then-Senator Tom Harkin. Eventually, Chuck joined at “The Hotline” of National Journal as a part-time in 1992. He worked there as editor-in-chief for six years. Chuck enrolled till March 12, 2007. At the time, he also made a guest appearance on political discussion shows.

Then, in 2007, he joined NBC and worked as a political director. He started live political discussions shows like “Morning Joe,” “Meet the Press,” “The Rachel Maddow Show,” and “NBC Nightly.”

In 2008, Tim Russert, the longest-serving moderator of “Meet the Press,” died. Then, Chuck Todd though became a candidate as a host for the show, David Gregory got select. However, along with being the Political Director of NBC News, he also served as the Contributing Editor to “Meet the Press.”

Chuck Todd

Meanwhile, on August 14, 2014, Chuck became declared as the Host if “Meet the Press.” He started his session on September 7. Also, from 2015, he returned to MSNBC hosting the political show, “MTP Daily.”

Chuck interviewed a counselor of President Donald Trump, Kellyanne Conway, on January 22, 2017, on the show, “Meet the Press.” The show became controversial at the time.

Furthermore, on June 26 and 27, Chuck Todd has arbitrated the first pair of 2020 Democratic Party presidential debates. He had been knocked up during the time, for asking the candidates long questions and asking them to answer in short words.

Subsequently, on February 11, 2020, Todd became fired for his conservative reporter during the live show about the Bernie Sanders, 2020 presidential candidate.

Other Works

Besides his work as a columnist, Chuck is an adjunct professor at Johns Hopkins University. Also, he has published the book, “The Stranger: Barack Obama in the White House,” in 2014. Likewise, as a co-author in 2009, he has a book published, named, “How Barack Obama Won: A State-by-State Guide to the Historic 2008 Presidential Election.”

Personal Life of Chuck Todd

Chuck Todd is a married man. He tied a knot with Kristian Denny Todd. Kristian worked as a spokesperson of Senator Jim Webb in 2006. Presently, she is a communications professional as well as a co-founder of Maverick Strategies and Mail, which serves the Democratic candidates adding direct mail. Chuck and Kristian have not revealed any information about their marriage, including the date. However, though the birth date of their kids is unknown, the couple is blessed with two children; son, Harrison Todd, and daughter, Margaret Todd. Currently, Chuck Todd resides in Arlington, Virginia, with his beautiful wife and kids, as a happy family.

Chuck Todd

Net Worth

Chuck Todd has been able to earn massive popularity from his professional career. Likewise, along with gaining name and fame, he has also made a wise amount of money. Chuck has an estimated net worth of about $3 million as of 2020. He earns a salary of around $750 thousand per year.

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