Carolyn Elizabeth Perry and her husband Geoff Bennett have been married for over a decade now
Carolyn Elizabeth Perry and her husband Geoff Bennett have been married for over a decade now( Source : instagram )

Most people know Carolyn Elizabeth Perry as the wife of acclaimed media personality Geoff Bennett. Here are some details about her.

Her husband serves as the lead Washington correspondent for PBS NewsHour and hosts PBS News Weekend. At NewsHour, Bennett moved from NBC News, where he worked as an MSNBC fill-in anchor and a House correspondent, to NBC News.

The beautiful couple has been married for more than ten years at this point. They got hitched in 2010 at the Swan House, a historic house situated on the grounds of the Atlanta History Center, and The Rev. Dr. Otis Moss Jr., a retired Baptist clergyman, officiated their marriage.

On his Instagram, Geoff has been posting images from his wedding to celebrate their anniversary. In the marriage photo, Elizbeth can be seen walking in a beautiful strapless gown, while Geoffrey looks smart in a suit and bowtie.

Full Name Carolyn Elizabeth Perry
Gender Female
Marital Status Married
Spouse/Husband Geoff Bennett (2010-present)
Children Jack
Profession writer and editor
Parents Dr. Stephanie W. Perry and Dr. Frank Anthony Perry Jr.

Carolyn Elizabeth Perry Wiki: Who Is She?

Carolyn Elizabeth Perry, best known as Geoff Bennett's wife, works as a writer and editor in the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board's communications department in Washington, where she creates publicity materials. She also does freelance writing for websites.

Talking about Carolyn's education, she graduated from Spelman College with honors and studied for a master's degree in communication and an M.B.A. at Johns Hopkins University.

Geoff Bennett and Carolyn got hitched in 2010 at the Swan House, a historic house situated on the grounds of the Atlanta History Center.
Geoff Bennett and Carolyn got hitched in 2010 at the Swan House, a historic house situated on the grounds of the Atlanta History Center. ( Source : instagram )

Ms. Bennett is also the daughter of Dr. Stephanie W. Perry of Brentwood, Tennessee, and Dr. Frank Anthony Perry Jr. of Nashville. Her father works in the emergency department at River Park Hospital in McMinnville, Tennessee.

While a physician by training, her mother served as the Tennessee Department of Health's assistant commissioner from 1997 until 2007. In Brentwood, she works as a consultant for businesses looking for guidance on medical insurance for employees.

Geoff Bennett And Carolyn Elizabeth Perry's Age Difference 

The age gap between Geoff Bennett and his wife, Carolyn Elizabeth, doesn't appear very large based on their appearance. Carolyn's age seems, by all accounts, to be somewhere near 35 to 40 years old.

Geoff Bennett And Carolyn Elizabeth Perry celebrated their ninth anniversary on July 24, 2019
Geoff Bennett And Carolyn Elizabeth Perry celebrated their ninth anniversary on July 24, 2019 ( Source : instagram )

On the other hand, her husband, who is currently 41 years old, was born on April 25, 1981, in New Jersey, the United States.

Geoff Bennett Children: He is a Father of a Son

Geoff and Carolyn Elizabeth are the proud parents of a son. A couple of years after getting married in 2010, they welcomed their son, Jack.

The family has avoided the spotlight for a while, but Bennett frequently posts about them on social media handles like Instagram. But over a long period, the couple could only have one child. They may have planned for it because of their hectic job schedule.

Geoff Bennett with his son Jack
Geoff Bennett with his son Jack ( Source : instagram )

Geoff is a devoted parent as well as a loving husband. In addition to his professional life, he prioritizes his family and leads a family-oriented existence. The happy family is currently living in Washington, D.C. area.

How Much Is Geoff Bennett's Net Worth?

Geoff Bennett's net worth in 2022 is estimated to be around $4 million. According to Glassdoor, the average annual salary for a reporter at PBS Newshour is $60,422. However, Geoff, who has been in the media industry for a long time, is undoubtedly making more.

The majority of Geoff's income comes from his work as a journalist. Bennett has experience working for some of the top news organizations in the country as an analyst, anchor, and knowledgeable congressional correspondent.

He is a credible source of information about Washington, D.C. events and what they signify for the United States. He also came over from NBC News and as an anchor for MSNBC.

In addition, he covered the Trump admission and Congress for NPR before joining NBC News in November 2017.

Likewise, before accepting that role, he reported on national politics and the Obama administration for NY1 News in New York City, along with more than a dozen other Time Warner-owned cable news channels throughout the country.

While working at NY1, Bennett was also the first to report on the congressional renewal of health monitoring and care for 9/11 first responders.