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Tom Brokaw's Wife Meredith Lynn Auld

sunu Published On Mon Apr 12 2021   Modified On Mon Apr 12 2021
Tom Brokaw's Wife Meredith Lynn Auld

Meredith Lynn Auld is known and famous as the wife of famous journalist Tom Brokaw.

Auld is an essayist and Miss South Dakota. 

She was born on the 5th of August, 1940 in South Dakota, United States.

Auld works as an author and social activist and she is also a highly accomplished woman.

Tom Brokaw's Wife 

'Meredith Lynn Auld with her husband Tom Brokaw'   image source:

Brokaw is a well-known Tv columnist and Author, very much known for anchoring the NBC Nightly News from 1982 to 2004.

The pair met in Yankton High in South Dakota while Auld shelved her collection of storybooks dolls.

Moreover, Brokaw was accused by his two former co-workers of misconducting with them at NBC but he denied all the accusations. 

Auld married Brokaw on the 17th of August 1962. Additionally, in August 2019, Auld's husband Brokaw was diagnosed with several myelomas.


Auld completed her graduation from Cottey College, Nevada, Missouri, USA. She did her schooling in High School, South Dakota, USA.


The essayist Auld and the journalist Brokaw share three daughters together, their names are Jennifer Brokaw, Andrea Brooks Simon, and Sarah Auld Brokaw.


 Image of Meredith Lynn Auld ( image source:  Married Wiki )

Auld is a former Miss South Dakota back in the year 1959. In her early career, Auld used to teach English to foreign diplomat's families.

She worked for Conservation International as Vice-Chair for 16 years and also worked as a director of Gannett Company for 18 years.

Conservation International is a field that is based on a non-profitable organization with a mission to protect the earth's living heritage and its global biodiversity.

Written Eight Penny Whistle Books

The writer Auld has also composed several books, she has written eight Penny Whistle books for children.

Her first Penny book was called 'The Penny Whistle Any Day Is a Holiday Book' by Annie Gilbar which was released in 1996. 

Auld is also a founder of the title called 'Penny Whistle Toys' and she started her own company with this title in New York City as an operator until 1999. 

How Much Is Meredith Lynn Auld Net worth?

Meredith Lynn Auld with her husband Tom Brokaw  Image source:

The estimated net worth of essayist Meredith Auld hasn't revealed yet clearly, but according to some sources, her net worth might be around $70 million.

However, her husband's annual salary is $8 million, he has an estimated net worth of $70 million.

So, for being the better half of the successful famous journalist Tom Brokaw, her net worth can be $70 million as per her husband's earning.

Meredith Lynn Auld Height, Weight and Body Measurement 

Height in centimeters 170 cm
Height in Meters1.7 meters
Height in Feet/Inches5 feet 7 inches
Weight in Kilograms60 kg
Weight in Pounds132 lbs
Body Measurements35-27-34
Shoe Size 6'
Eye color  Blue 
Eye color  Brunette

Her Favorites Things, Likes, and Hobbies

  • Meredith favorite actor is Robert Downey jr and actress Charlize Theron
  • Her favorite color is Red
  • London is her favorite place.
  • Italian Cuisine is her favorite food
  • hobbies are Reading, Writing and Traveling