The question “who is Savannah Guthrie” is popping up on the internet after she tested positive for Covid-19.
Savannah Guthrie is an American lawyer and journalist. Since July 2012, she has been one of the main co-anchors of the morning show ‘Today’ on NBC News.
She joined NBC News in September 2007 as a legal analyst and correspondent and regularly reported on litigation around the country.
Savannah Guthrie tested positive for Covid-19
Savannah Guthrie tested positive for COVID on Tuesday while anchoring “Today.” The anchor unexpectedly left her program early.
In later news, Sheinelle Jones revealed Savannah’s positive test on television during the show’s 8 AM.
Jones informed, “By the way, it was an interesting morning for us. As we said, Savannah left early. She wasn’t feeling well, so she took a COVID test. It came back positive.”
Jones later added, “So as soon as we found out, she hurried home to rest. So Savannah, we love you and wish you a speedy recovery.”
According to Celebritynetworth.com, the renowned newscaster has a net worth of $40 million.
Savannah reportedly earns about $8 million annually from her work on Today and other shows.
After making a name for herself with her extensive political coverage, the TV celebrity from Australia became an official host of the show in 2012.
Savannah Guthrie, a former lawyer and NBC journalist, was born in Melbourne, Australia, on December 27, 1971.
Guthrie moved with her family to Tucson, Arizona when she was two years old, where she grew up.
Guthrie grew up in Tucson, Arizona, where she moved with her family when she was two years old.
Guthrie has always been interested in journalism and after graduating from Amphitheater High School in Tucson, she immediately enrolled at the University of Arizona. She was a top student at the university, graduating with honors in 1993.
The recent graduate began her career as an announcer at ABC’s television station, KMIZ, in Columbia, Missouri, where she worked for two years.
She began working for NBC’s KVOA in 1995 and remained there for five years before moving to Washington, DC to work for WRC-TV.
She gained valuable broadcasting experience there, reporting on key issues such as the 9/11 Pentagon and the 2001 Anthrax attacks.
During this period, the emerging journalist chose to study law and enrolled at Georgetown University Law Center, where she received her Juris Doctorate and graduated with honors.
After law school, she was admitted to the District of Columbia and Arizona bars after scoring first on the Arizona Bar Test.
She was also a member of the Order of the Coif and earned the International Academy of Trial Attorneys Student Advocacy Award for her work with victims of domestic violence.
Guthrie also worked as a litigator at a law firm specializing in white-collar crime. In 2007, she began working as a trial correspondent for CourtTV, covering many cases across the country, including the Michael Jackson trial and the Martha Stewart case.
Later that year, she served as a White House correspondent for NBC News. She became an NBC news anchor and a substitute anchor for the channel’s Nightly News the following year.
She was also named NBC News’ lead legal expert while co-anchoring the Today Show in place of Ann Curry.
She was given the title of editor-in-chief of the show in 2011.
Guthrie is a successful news anchor, mother of two and wife of Michael Feldman, a PR and communications specialist, whom she married in 2014.
The couple gave birth to their first child in 2014 and their second child in 2016. Guthrie was married to Mark Orchard, a BBC news anchor, from 2005 to 2009.