What exactly is Christina Sharkey's husband Willie Geist, a TV personality, contributing for MSNBC?

News by Clarence Published on 31 Aug,2016 Updated on 24 Jul,2017

Christina Sharkey, an American entrepreneur, is popular for being the wife of television personality Willie Geist. She is also a children’s book author and proud mom of her children.

Few journalists have open minded people and they share every detail regarding their personal life, among them Willie Geist is one. Curious to know more about Geist and Sharkey’s blissful married life. Let’s start!

Christian Sharkey is Happily Married to Willie Geist

Willie and Christina are enjoying their conjugal life since 2003.  On 2003, he married to Christina Sharkey. The couple has a daughter and a son, Lucie joy Geist (2007) and George William Geist.

Willie Geist is a co-host of NBC’s Show “Today” and  MSNBC’s “Morning Joe”. He is an American television personality, journalist, and humorist.  Geist frequently serves as a fill-in anchor on Today for Matt Lauer. He is a correspondent for NBC News and Sports department.

In early 2016, Willie Geist became a solo host of new show “Sunday Today”, which was launched in April. He has also worked as a voice actor in 'Kung Fu Panda', released in 2016.

Willie began his career as an editor and Producer for CNN, in 2004. Later, he became a reporter and a field producer for CNN Sports. He left CNN sports in 2004 and joined MSNBC in April 2005 as a senior Producer of American Television program “The situation with Trucker Carlson”.

Let's take a ride to his career History

In 2007, he started working as a substitute co-host on MSNBC’s morning time. He was named as a permanent co-host of Morning Joe, later in the same year.

After featuring in many shows as a co-host, he started his own 30 minutes show “Way Too Early with Willie Geist” in the morning exactly before Morning Joe on MSNBC.  He began substituting for Matt Lauer as host of the Today show as a news reader in 2010.

Two years later, Willie Geist officially began to co-host 'Today' and left it too early. In 2014 Winter Olympics,  in the course of contributing to the coverage, he hosted several sports news' shows on NBC.

William Russell “Willie” Geist attended Ridgewood High School in New Jersey and graduated from Vanderbilt University in Tennessee. His father is also a News anchor who was honored with three Emmy awards for his work in CBS Sunday Morning 2011.