|Birth Name:||Amy Baier|
Amy Halls Baier is a well-known name as she is the wife of Bret Bair. And Bret is a host of Special Report with Bret Baier on the Fox News Channel. Also, he is a chief Political anchor for the Network. Not to mention, Amy Baier’s husband has also served White House as Chief White House Correspondent.
Meanwhile, Amy is a Vice Chair of the Children’s National Hospital Foundation and advocates Congenital Heart Disease. She has been advocating Congenital Heart Disease as her first children Paul went for three Open- Heart Surgeries. Somehow, Amy has made a distinct identity rather than Bret Baier’s wife.
As she volunteers and leads the Foundation, she might not be taking any salary due to sentimental reason. But her husband, Bret Baier’s net is approximately $16 million. Amy was working in Chicago, and she was media planner for Calvin Klein.
Amy was born in 1970 in the house of Paul and Barbara Hills. While her father is a co-founder of Sage product, the company that manufactures medical devices. Amy Baier’s parents moved their family to Barrington, Illinois in 1985. Moving to Berrington with four Children, they didn’t forget to focus on Philanthropy as their daughter do.
Her father was the co-chairs of the Advocate Charitable Foundation, Look Forward Foundation. Using their advocating capabilities, they raised funds for Good Shepard Hospital. Amy Baier’s family was passionate about health care and conscious about their children. She along with three siblings grew up in Berrington spending much of time with sports teams, the park district, and the library.
Amy Baier’s siblings Tom and John Paul lives in Berrington and are the founder of Berrington Children’s Charities with their wives. Well, every member of Amy Baier’s family are involved in charity, and herself is a Philanthropist as we know.
As we know, Amy is the wife of Fox News anchor Bret Baier. The married couple is the parent of two sons, Paul Francis and Daniel. Pictures of their marriage ceremony or the marriage venue are not known, but they tied the knot in October of 2004. As they look adorable couple, surely the duo was looking fabulous on the wedding day.
Caption- Parents of Two, Amy, and Bret got married in October 2004.
Image Source- Fox News Insider
The Philanthropists, Amy and Bret’s chemistry seem incredible.
Before Amy Baier’s marriage, she was dating Bret for more than two years. In September 2001, these two met on a Blind Date. It was their mutual friends who said they look good together and looks like a perfect match.
This was their first meeting, and immediately they both fell in love. Although she was in love with him, she didn’t want to meet him. It because he was living on the East Coast.
Eventually, she decided to meet him and flew to Bret’s place from Chicago where she was media planner for Calvin Klein. Their second date at Rolling Stone became decisive date as she judged him as a gentleman. Despite being from Atlanta Amy Baier’s husband has Southern Charm that attracted her.
After the meeting, they were in long distance relationship for few months. After marriage, she wanted to live in Chicago with her family but Bret said, he would only move if nation changes it’s capital to Chicago.
As mentioned, Amy and Bret are soulmates and life partner and importantly have the responsibility of two children, Paul Francis and Daniel. Amy Baier’s first child, Paul Francis Bair was born on June 29,20017. But he was born with health complications.
After a day of his birth, a nurse saw him turn pale, and the echocardiogram revealed that he is suffering from five serious congenital heart defects. Among five there were two holes in his heart.
In fact, blood was flowing in the wrong direction. After eight hours of open heart surgery by Dr. Richard Jonas Paul was looking healthy. He was homograft which means a donated baby aorta that connects a pulmonary artery to the right ventricle was inserted. Since then Paul has been through other two successful open heart surgeries.
One when he was ten months old and another in 2013. Doctor Jonas also suggested that he will require at least one more open heart surgery. Otherwise, Paul is fit and healthy.
Amy Baier’s husband and Amy engendered another child, Daniel Bret Baier on July 10, 2010. Birth of Daniel made the Baier family ‘ a family of four.’ Also, Bret Bair’s book Special Heart: A Journey of Faith, Hope, Courage, and Love elaborates Paul’s struggle with heart disease.
As mentioned earlier, Amy is an active philanthropist, and she is there to help Congenital heart Disease victims. As we know, she is Vice Chair of the Children’s National Medical Children’s Hospital Foundation in Washinton D.C. It is the medical center where her son, Paul was treated.
She is active in fundraising and helps to organize the annual Children’s ball. In 2014, the ball raised about $10.8 million. The foundation has raised more than $26 million since 2007. Truly, the satisfaction and the veneration she gets from the organization is Amy Baier’s net worth.
Apart from this, $3.2 million home in Washington D.C is included in Amy Baier’s net worth. According to Washington Post, Bret and Amy bought this house as it is furnished from Ralph Lauren Home. The listed price of the house was $3.5 million, but Bret’s bargaining dropped the price by $0.3 million.
Caption- Amy Baier and husband, Bret were living in $3.2 million house in DC’s Barkley.
Image Source- Washingtonian
The house consists a master bedroom with two bathrooms, a workroom, a playroom and a nursery. But this isn’t the end of Amy Baier’s house description. Furthermore, the house has a three-car garage, a wine cellar and a living room with a bar and a library.
As of 2018, the couple resides in Washington Condo in a home with their two sons. According to Huffington Post, the house has large space that blends Kitchen into a living room and dining room.
As a whole, the Charity work as Philanthropist and the Washington Condo house are truly Amy Baier’s net worth.
This biography was published on 1/2/2017 and updated on 4/1/2018.