William Russell Geist, mostly known as Willie Geist, is an American television personality, humorist, and journalist. Willie Geist married his longtime girlfriend Christina Geist in 2003.
Willie is also the co-anchor of MSNB’s morning show “Morning Joe” along with Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski. He started to host Weekend Today from 2016.
Well, According to NYTimes, the couple Geist and Christina were dating since eighth grade. She was 11 years old when she met Willie.
Later in the year 2002, Geist proposed to her in the middle school homeroom. They used to help each other in their good and bad days during their school days.
The lovebirds dated for 16 years and officially got married on May 24, 2003 by Pablo Ortiz.
According to NYTimes, the couple had planned their wedding at Candelero Resort, the same resorts where maximum attendee had made their reservation. Unfortunately, their plan failed since word spread that the resort was bankrupt.
Willie and wife Christina old memo.
Image source: Today
After that Willie and Christina Geist decided to marry in a Roman Catholic Deacon which is inside the Old Spanish Church. There were altogether 190 people from family and friends. This was their completion of 16 years affair.
Willie Geist and Christina have two children together, daughter, Lucie 14 (2007) and son, George 8 (2009). Well, Geist is usually very busy in his profession; therefore Christina stays at home and take care of their children.
Couple Willie and Christina with their two children.
Image source: Vanderbilt
Journalist Willie has shared about her child loving wife in an interview with the USA today by saying,
“It’s fun to know the person in the sixth-grade homeroom and see her now being such a great mom to our two children’s. It’s a journey that not a lot of people have together, and it’s very special.”
The co-anchor of MNSC’s Morning Joe, Geist and a Brand Strategist, Christina celebrated their 13th anniversary on May 24, 2016.
The pair shared the news of 13th anniversary to beautiful fans through their Twitter account. The couple shared their wedding pictures where walking down the aisle.
— Christina Geist (@christinageist) May 24, 2017
The couple is pleased with one another as they both are supportive to one another. Moreover, Christina usually tweeted her fans about her husband, Willie.
— Christina Geist (@christinageist) November 30, 2016
— Willie Geist (@WillieGeist) February 4, 2018
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