Sara Haines

  • Celebrity
  • Birth Name: Sara Hilary Haines
  • Birth Place: Newton, Iowa, United States
  • Profession: Host, Anchor
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Fast Facts

  • Played basketball and volleyball during her time at Smith College.
  • Gained firsthand experience in the field of media as a member of NBC's Page Program.
  • Began working as a production coordinator for Today in 2002, which eventually led to her role as an on-air contributor during the show's fourth hour with Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb from 2009 until 2013.
  • Hosted a video blog for NBC's Today website titled Backstage Pass, a series in which she interviewed celebrities.
  • Joined ABC News as a correspondent in 2013.
  • Appeared as a guest co-host on The View more than 30 times before being named a permanent host in 2016.

Relationships

  • Max Shifrin — Husband
  • Alec Shifrin — Son

College

  • Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts, United States (BA in Government, 2000)

Details

  • Birth Name: Sara Hilary Haines
  • Birth Place: Newton, Iowa, United States
  • Profession: Host, Anchor