Charles David Todd, also professionally known as Chuck Todd is an American journalist, and writer. He is the current show presenter of NBC’s Meet the Press, a weekly news/interview program. In addition, he was the Chief White House corresponded for NBC before coming as the host of Meet the Press.
The American journalist was born on April 8, 1972, in Miami, Florida, United States. Talking about his family, he has father Stephen Randolph Todd and mother Lois Cheri Bernstein.
He belongs to American nationality and white by ethnicity. His mother was Jewish, so he was raised as a Jewish. His birth sign is Aries.
As for academic qualification, Todd completed his high school course from Miami Killian Senior High School in Kendall, Miami. For higher education, he enrolled at George Washington University from 1990 and studied political science as major and music as minor, however, he dropped out in 1994.
Even though Chuck did not complete his undergraduate, he was honored with Doctor of Humane Letters degree from Marymount University for his exceptional work in journalism.
Todd is living married life with his wife Kristian Denny Todd, who is a co-founder of Maverick Strategies and Mail, and communications professional. In addition, she also worked as the spokesperson for the successful U.S. Senate campaign in 2006.
The husband and wife are the parents of a son; Harrison Todd and a daughter; Margaret Todd. The couple is now residing in Arlington, Virginia, United States.
Moreover, he is a big fan of the American football club, Green Bay Packers and baseball team, Los Angeles Dodgers. He is a congregant in Reform congregation of Fall Church, Virginia.
With the professional career of over 25 years, the American journalist has worked in various fields related to media. Over the years, he has accumulated an incredible net worth of $2 million, which is similar to American journalist Jim Hoffer.
He is a very hard working person and like many people starting from a small position. Now, he has an astounding salary of $750,000 per year from NBC, while most of the employee has a salary of $64,000 annually.
Todd worked for various political campaigns before coming as a professional political journalist. During his time in University, he worked for Tom Harkin, who at that time was a presidential campaign of Senator in 1992.
Following then, he had a part-time job at National Journal’s The Hotline and worked for fifteen years. In fifteen years of work at the National Journal, he became editor-in-chief for six years. Moreover, he also worked as a co-host on the web show Hotline TV alongside John Mercurio.
In addition, Chuck also made frequent appearances in the political show, Inside Politics, and Hardball with Chris Matthews. In the same year, journalist Tim Russert recommended Todd to NBC where he got the job of NBC News political director.
Furthermore, the American journalist became the host of NBC News Chief White House correspondent on December 18, 2008. Likewise, he cost-hosted the MSMBC program The Daily Rundown alongside Savannah Guthrie on January 11, 2010.
Currently, Todd is working as the host of the political show Meet the Press on NBC channel since 2014. Additionally, he also wrote the book titled, The Stranger: Barack Obama in the White House in 2014. Another book he co-wrote is How Barack Obama Won: A State-by-State Guide to the Historic 2008 Presidential Election in 2009.
Chuck Todd is an American journalist and author, best known as the host of NBC show Meet the Press.
Chuck Todd is 47 years old as of 2019.
Chuck Todd is 5 feet 2 inches or 1.57 meters tall.
Chuck Todd has a net worth of $2 million as of July 2019.