Abby Huntsman, born Abigail Haight Huntsman, is the daughter of American political powerhouse Jon Huntsman and Mary Kaye Huntsman.
A former host on MSNBC, she is currently making waves in the media sphere as the general assignment reporter for Fox News Channel and co-host of Fox & Friends Weekend.
Read on to find more about the accomplished journalist whose expertise in the field of journalism has really earned her an attractive net worth as well as a good name.
Abby Huntsman Bio – Age
Abigail Haight Huntsman was born on May 1, 1986, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to American activist Mary Kaye Huntsman and 2012 Republican presidential candidate Jon Huntsman II.
Abby’s father is a renowned diplomat, politician, ambassador, businessman, and a former governor of Utah who served in the position from 2005 to 2009. A former U.S. Ambassador to Singapore, Jon currently serves as the Ambassador of the United States to Russia, following his appointment in 2017.
Her beautiful mother, Mary met her husband at Highland High School where they first developed an instant spark for each other. The couple went their separate ways after High School but got reunited after so many years. Mary was studying at Arizona State University when she met Jon who was carrying out an advance work for President Reagan at the time. After a trip to Scottsdale together, the couple took their relationship to the next level by exchanging marital vows in the presence of their family members and friends.
Abby Huntsman was a student of the University of Pennsylvania, she graduated from the institution in 2008, bagging a degree in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics (PPE).
Although the prominent journalist was raised in Utah, she spent many years of her life in Asian countries including Taiwan and Singapore.
Abby Huntsman is one of Jon and Mary’s seven children. Her other siblings are Gracie Mei Huntsman, William Huntsman, Asha Bharati Huntsman, Jon Huntsman III (born 1990), Mary Anne Huntsman, and Liddy Huntsman.
Two of her sisters – Gracie Mei and Asha were adopted from China and India respectively. While Mei, born on May 19, 1999, was abandoned in a vegetable market and adopted on November 30, 1999, Asha was abandoned in a field and adopted by the influential family when she was 14 months old.
Meanwhile, Abby’s two brothers, William and Jon III are currently serving in the U.S. Navy. Her younger sister, Liddy is a comedian and also helps those with Juvenile Diabetes through her diet blog. Mary Anne is a concert pianist while Gracie and Asha are fast growing up in wisdom and selfless service to humanity.
Mary Anne got married in 2015 to Evan Morgan, the son of renowned CNN reporter Gloria Borger. Jon III is also married. He said “I Do” in 2016 to Morgan McKenna.
Husband and Family
Abby is happily married to her college sweetheart Jeffrey Bruce Livingston, a business analyst. The couple, who graduated from the University of Pennsylvania, had their wedding at Washington National Cathedral, Washington, D.C. in 2010 and welcomed their first baby together in 2017.
Height and Body Stats
Journalist Abby is nothing short of a charming woman. From the crown of her head to the sole of her feet, she looks amazing and stunning each time we see her on TV and in real life.
The Philadelphia-born reporter stands at the height of 5 feet 8 inches. She weighs 58 kg and her body measurements are 35-25-36 inches while her feet size of 8.5. She is blessed with a brown dark eye and dark brown hair.
Abby Huntsman’s Net Worth
Her net worth stands a chance of growing exceedingly in the upcoming days, considering the height she has attained in her career so far.
Currently, she takes home around $78 thousand annually as a staff at Fox News. The value of her wealth has been estimated to be around $20 million.
Quick Facts about the Journalist
1. Huntsman has lived in a wide range of cities. This resulted in her attending four different high schools.
2. While at the high school, Abbey won the state tennis championship twice.
3. The journalist failed the driving test three times.
4. She has a lovely dog called Golden. According to her the dog, like her family, means everything to her.
5. Abby was her father’s media advisor and surrogate during his 2012 campaign. In the same year, she and her sisters Liddy and Marry Anne released a viral YouTube video parodying an election ad by Herman Cain, who was their father’s Republican rival at the time.
6. Her birth sign is Taurus.