Sara Haines

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Sara Haines
BornSara Hilary Haines
(1977-09-18) September 18, 1977 (age 36)
Newton, Iowa [1]
ResidenceNew York City
NationalityUSA
Alma materSmith College (B.A., Government, 2000) [1][2]
OccupationTV entertainer, co-host, and correspondent
Known forToday Show
 
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Sara Haines
BornSara Hilary Haines
(1977-09-18) September 18, 1977 (age 36)
Newton, Iowa [1]
ResidenceNew York City
NationalityUSA
Alma materSmith College (B.A., Government, 2000) [1][2]
OccupationTV entertainer, co-host, and correspondent
Known forToday Show

Sara Hilary Haines (born September 18, 1977 in Newton, Iowa) is a correspondent for ABC News, and Good Morning America. Haines is best known for her role on the fourth hour of NBC's Today Show, alongside Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb, a position she held for four years, from May 2009 until August 2, 2013.

Early life and education[edit]

She was born in Newton, Iowa where she grew up with her parents and three siblings.[1]

Haines attended Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts where she received a degree in Government in 2000. At Smith, Haines played basketball and volleyball.[citation needed]

Career[edit]

Prior to becoming a correspondent for TODAY, beginning in 2002, Haines was the Production Coordinator for NBC's Today Show at Rockefeller Center in New York City.[1] She has written and produced several live segments for the web show on topics ranging from fashion to food and has appeared on more than a dozen segments of the Today Show.

Haines was in the NBC's Page Program and graduated in 2002 before joining the Today Show.[1][2]

On August 2, 2013, it was announced that Sara would be leaving TODAY and NBC News. Less than a week later, on August 6, 2013, Sara Haines joined ABC News as a New York based correspondent, and fill in anchor on Good Morning America.

Personal life[edit]

She resides in Brooklyn[citation needed] and enjoys training for triathlons.[citation needed] She has two chihuahuas as pets.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Bio: Sara Haines", MSNBC
  2. ^ a b Barber-Just, Christina, "Live on Today: Sara Haines '00 makes her mark on America's number one morning show", SAQ, Spring 2010, Smith College Alumni Association

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