Poppy Harlow Biography
Poppy Harlow (Katherine Julia Harlow) is a renowned American journalist famous for reporting at CNN and Forbes.com. At CNN, she is based at CNN’s New York bureau where she anchors the CNN Newsroom from 9-11 am ET alalongside Jim Sciutto.
Previously, Poppy worked as a business correspondent at CNN, CNN International, and HLN as an anchor for CNNMoney.com. In addition, she worked as Forbes.com Video Network anchor, reporter, and producer. Currently, she also fills in as a weekday relief presenter for CNN’s New Day early-morning news program.
Poppy Harlow Age|Birthday
Harlow was born on May 2, 1982, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the United States of America. She is 38 years old as of May 2020. In addition, she celebrates her birthday every 2nd day of May.
Poppy Harlow Family|Parents
Poppy was born and raised in Minneapolis, Minnesota to her father, attorney James Lee Harlow, and mother, Mary Louise Baird. However, her dad died when she was 15 years old.
Poppy Harlow Education
Harlow is a graduate of The Blake School, a private co-educational college preparatory school in Minneapolis in 2001. Later, she joined Columbia University where she graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Middle Eastern studies.
Poppy Harlow Husband|Children
Harlow is married to her husband Sinisa Babcic since 2012. The Couple is blessed with two children; a daughter, Sienna born in April 2016, and a son, Luca born in February 2018.
Poppy Harlow Height|Eyes|Body Measurements
Harlow stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches and weighs a decent weight. She has blue eyes and blonde hair. In addition, her body measurements are 34-25-36.
Poppy Harlow Career|CNN
Harlow started work as an intern at CBS while still in College. She then continued working for CBS MarketWatch as well as serving as an assistant producer for CBS Newspath after her graduation.
Poppy got an opportunity to work as a reporter and anchor for NY1 News’ Local Edition. At the station, she covered Staten Island and New Jersey reporting on local politics, local cultural events, and the economy.
In September 2007, she was hired by Forbes.com Video Network where she diversified her coverage to fashion, entertainment, and business topics.
It is in April 2012 when Poppy was named a New York-based CNN correspondent. After various years as a reporter, she later joined CNN in 2008 as the anchor for CNNMoney.com where she reported for CNN, CNN International, and HLN.
Furthermore, she won the Gracie Award for the best online investigative program of feature and SABEW’s Best in Business award. Sometimes, Poppy fills in for Richard Quest on CNN International.
On December 28, 2015, she passed out briefly live on air from the CNN anchor desk. Soon after, she featured on-air and said she had just gotten a little hot and everything was pretty fine.
Starting February 6, 2017, Poppy and Jim Sciutto took over as the new anchors of CNN Newsroom from 9-11 a.m. every morning due to Carol Costello’s relocation to HLN.
Poppy Harlow Net Worth
As of now, Harlow is estimated at a net worth of $6 Million. This is attributed to her successful career as a journalist.