Abby Huntsman is a renowned journalist and a TV presenter. You might recognize her in ‘The View,’ an ABC talk show. However, she first made her first debut on NBC News and MSNBC as a host. Abby’s father used to be the governor of Utah. This article is about Abby Huntsman’s net worth, career, age, marriage life, kids, and family.
You will get to know her whole journey into the journalism industry. When did she work for Fox News? Who is her husband Jeffrey Bruce Livingston?
Who is Abby Huntsman?
Abby Huntsman was born in Philadelphia but grew up in Utah, the state her father governed. She attended East High School and graduated in 2005. Abby majored in Political Science and Communication and graduated after two years with a Bachelor of Arts Degree.
While she was still in University, she interned for Diane Sawyer. Yes, she started her journalism career at an early age. Abby became a commentator on ABC News. She also had a chance in Good Morning America. In 2015, she joined Fox News and, in 2018, started co-hosting on The View.
Abby Huntsman’s net worth.
It is as a result of her long-standing career in the journalism industry. Before we forget, she is from a prominent family. Working for Fox News made her earn $78k. According to various sources, the view host receives $1 Million in income annually.
Abby and her family live in a beautiful mansion in Salt Lake City, Utah. The couple has a lovely car collection; BMW ( $34k), Alpha Romeo ( $40k), and Mercedes Benz ($ 40k).
Abby Huntsman net worth is $20 million.
She is married to her husband, Jeffrey Bruce Livingston.
Jeffrey and Abby met at the University of Pennsylvania. There are no specific details about their dating life. However, we know that they dated each other and finally tied the knot in 2010. The ceremony was in Washington DC at the National Cathedral. On 20th November, Abby Huntsman and husband Jeffrey Bruce Livingston were blessed with a daughter, Isabel. Abby’s husband and daughter have appeared on the talk shows a couple of times.
Who is Jeffrey Bruce Livingston?
Jeffrey Livingston Livingston is well known to be the husband of Abby Huntsman, a famous journalist. Livingston’s net worth is estimated to be $2 Million. He was born on 4th October 1985, to Bruce and Deidre Livingston. His parents own Boyd Industries. It is a company that makes and sells dental equipment in Dunedin, Florida. He majored in economics at Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.
Abby Huntsman’s husband Jeffrey Bruce Livingston began his career at the age of 23. He got a job as a business analyst in McKinsey Company. In 2010, he then moved to work in China for the same company. Two years later, he went to work with KKR Group. He was a Principle of Private Equity.
Being a businessman, we can tell that he makes quite an amount. Working in KKR, he receives about $461,000 in every year.
Why did Abby Huntsman leave “The View”?
There were rumors that Abby left The View. Well, the rumors were surprisingly accurate. She gave the news to the media that she would be leaving the show. The main reason she left the show was because of her issues with her fellow co-host, Megan McCain. She didn’t like the fact that McCain would criticize her most of the time.
Another reason for Abby Huntsman leaving the show was that her father was running for governor in Utah again in 2020. She wanted to be part of the campaign.
Her father is a former US Ambassador to Russia.
Jon Meade Huntsman is an American politician. Apart from being a businessman, Abby Huntsman’s father Joe Meade is also a diplomat. In the year 2017-2019, he was the US Ambassador to Russia. Joe also served as an ambassador to China and Singapore. Apart from that, he was is also the former governor of Utah.
Mr. Huntsman was born on 26th March 1960 in Redwood City, California. His parents were Jon Huntsman Sr. and Karen Huntsman. As you can see, he came from a significant family. His father worked as an assistant to President Henry Kissinger.
Abby Huntsman’s father Jon Huntsman has a long history of his career in Politics. To shorten things for you, he is a prominent leader who comes from a wealthy, respected family. Last year on 14th November, he announced that he would be running for governor again in Utah. We do not doubt that he will win the next election.
He has seven daughters; Mary Anne, Lidy, Abby, Gracie Mie, and Asha. He also has one son, Jon Huntsman III.
She gave birth to twins.
Yes, Abby indeed gave birth to twins; Ruby Kate and William Jeffrey. The twins were born on June 5th, 2019. Ruby had to stay behind in the hospital since her lungs were not fully developed.
Currently, the twins are very healthy. Abby even brought them on the show.
Abby has seven siblings. Her sisters, Asha, and Gracie Mie were adopted from India and china consecutively.
Gracie Mie Huntsman was born in 1999 and is currently 21 years old in China. Her exact birth details are not known. Gracie has a very touching story. When she was little, she was found in a vegetable market in China. She was then sent to an Orphanage. That was when John and Mary Huntsman adopted her.
Asha Bharati Huntsman was born in 2006 in India. Her exact birth details are not known. The little girl is currently 14 years old.
Mary Anne Huntsman is 35 years old and married to Evan Morgan. She was born in 1985.
Elizabeth Huntsman- Liz is 32 years old. She was born in 1988 and is married to Eduardo Hernandez.
Jon Huntsman is the only son out of his six siblings and is currently 30 years. Jon is married to his beautiful wife, Morgan. The wedding ceremony took place at The Greenbrier.
Age and DOB.
Abigail Haight Huntsman aka Abby Huntsman was born on 1st May 1986 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She is currently 34 years old.
Abby is said to be 5ft 8inches tall and about 58kg. She probably weighs more after giving birth to the twins. She has dark brown hair and beautiful brown eyes.
Social media profiles and activities.
Mrs. Livingston has a couple of social media accounts; Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.
Twitter- @HuntsmanAbby with 168.4k followers.
Instagram- @ huntsmanabby- 131k followers.
Facebook-@Abby Huntsman- over 23k followers.
Taking a look at her social media accounts, especially Instagram, we notice that she mostly takes pictures of her beautiful family. Abby is also an animal lover. She has a cute dog.