Doug Hitchner Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 05 Apr, 2021
Facts of Doug Hitchner
Name Doug Hitchner
Birth Name Doug Hitchner
Nick Name Hitchner
Nationality American
Birth Place/City United States of America
Ethnicity white-American
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Dark Brown
Famous for Ex-Husband of Hallie Jackson
Married Once
Married to Hallie Jackson
Children 2
Divorce Hallie Jackson
Education John Hopkins University
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Doug Hitchner is an American college baseball player-turned-coach who came into the limelight after marrying Chief White House correspondent, Hallie Jackson. She is best known as an anchor for NBC and MSNBC, and a fill-in anchor for Today. The duo tied the knot in 2011 at Perkasie, Pennsylvania in Bucks County but parted ways later. The former couple shares two children; both daughters.   

What Is Doug Hitchner's Age?

Doug Hitchner was born in the United States of America but his date of birth is yet to be revealed. Allegedly born in the early 80s, Hitchener is currently in his 40s. He is of American nationality and belongs to a white ethnic background.

Regarding his education, he is a graduate of John Hopkins University, where he was a baseball player and later served as a baseball coach. It was in the University, where Doug met Hallie Jackson and their marriage brought him into the media limelight.

How Much Is Doug Hitchner Net Worth? 

Since not much information on Doug's current career is out, the exact figure of his fortune remains low-key. At one point, he was the baseball coach at his alma mater John Hopkins University. On average, a baseball coach in the USA earns $39,062 per year, so probably Hitcner was earning around the same.

Allegedly, his net worth is $150,000 in 2021. But many fans' assumptions suggest that he could have probably got spousal support from his wife Hallie Jackson after they divorced; Jackson is famous for her work as the White House correspondent for NBC.

CAPTION: Celebrity Husband, Doug Hitchner SOURCE: Celeb Know

Starting as a reporter & journalist for NBC New in 2014, Hallie Jackson became an anchor for MSNBC. Moreover, she also served as a fill-in anchor for Today.

Prior joining to NBC News, she worked in Salisbury, Maryland; Dover, Delaware; Hartford, Connecticut; New Haven, Connecticut; and Baltimore, Maryland.

As for her net worth, online sources report that Hallie has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million. Reportedly, she gets a salary of around $200 thousand from NBC News, much more than the average payroll of an NBC News anchor which is $44,797 annually.

As for her ride, Jackson has a red 2015 convertible Chevrolet Camaro which worth is around $40,000-$70,000 and also has a pickup truck.

Doug Hitchner's Married Life With Hallie Jackson

Doug Hitchner is a married man. He tied the knot to his college sweetheart, Hallie Jackson. The duo exchanged a vow in 2011 at Perkasie, Pennsylvania in Bucks County in the presence of their close ones and family members.

They met each other for the first time during their college days and develop their bond into a romantic relationship. After dating each other for several years they got engaged secretly in 2010 and shared it with the public during their wedding time in 2011.

Reportedly, they welcomed 2 children, both daughters, together before they divorced in mid-2010 without any reason disclosed or further detail being disclosed.

Who Is Hallie Jackson In Relationship With?

While Doug is out of the media spotlight at the moment, Hallie is currently in a relationship with her fellow NBC News report & producer Frank Thorp. It's still not disclosed when & how they began dating but fan theories suggest they met at NBC News after Jackson joined the news network in 2014.

Together, they share a daughter named Monroe Jackson Thorp (nicknamed 'Jo') born on March 9, 2020. The baby's arrival was three and a half weeks ahead of the due date.

CAPTION: Hallie Jackson and her boyfriend Frank Thorp shares a daughter together SOURCE: People

In November 2019, Hallie announced that she is expecting a child during the Sunday Mail segment with Willie Geist.

As of now, Hallie and Frank live with their daughter in New York City.  

Short Bio On Hallie Jackson

Hallie Jackson was born on April 29, 1984, in Yardley, Pennsylvania. She is the daughter of David Jackson and Heidi Jackson. She belongs to American nationality and as far as her ethnicity is concerned, she is White. She attended Pennsbury High School, in 2002.  

Following her schooling, Jackson went on to enroll at Johns Hopkins University WBOC-TV in 2006. She later kick-started her journalism career at WBOC-TV.

Doug Hitchner's Age and Body Measurements 

  • Age: He has not disclosed his date of birth. 
  • Doug Hitchner's height: He has a height of 5' 6" (1.71m).
  • Weight: His body weight is around 74 kg.
  • Hair Color: He has dark brown color hair. 
  • Eye Color: His eyes are brown in color.
  • He is not active in any kind of social media platform such as  Twitter, Facebook, Instagram.