Sara Hilary Haines (born September 18, 1977) is an American television host and journalist, known for her work as a correspondent on Today, ABC News, and Good Morning America. Haines was a co-host of The View for seasons 20 and 21. Haines is the co-anchor of the third hour of Good Morning America, GMA Day, alongside Michael Strahan.
|Born||Sara Hilary Haines|
September 18, 1977
Newton, Iowa, United States
|Residence||New York City|
|Alma mater||Smith College|
|Occupation||Television host, journalist|
|Known for||The View, Good Morning America, Today|
|Spouse(s)||Max Shifrin (m. 2014)|
Haines was born in Newton, Iowa, where she grew up with her parents and three siblings. She attended Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts, where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Government in 2000. At Smith, Haines played basketball and volleyball.
Haines began her career in the NBC Page Program. After ten months in the program, Haines became the production coordinator for NBC's Today at Rockefeller Center in 2002. In 2009, Haines became the show's fourth hour contributing correspondent until she departed in 2013.
After multiple appearances as a guest co-host, Haines joined The View as a permanent co-host in the show's twentieth season, which premiered on September 6, 2016. On July 23, 2018, ABC announced, Sara will be joining GMA’ With Michael Strahan from September 10, 2018.
On November 22, 2014, she married Max Shifrin in The Bahamas. The couple resides in Brooklyn. They have two chihuahuas as pets. Their son, Alec Richard Shifrin, was born March 5, 2016. On the June 20, 2017 episode of The View, Haines announced that the couple is expecting their second child, a girl. On December 23, 2017 she gave birth to a baby girl, Sandra Grace Shifrin.
|2017||Daytime Emmy Award||Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host
(shared with Joy Behar, Jedediah Bila, Candace Cameron Bure, Paula Faris, Whoopi Goldberg, Sunny Hostin, and Raven-Symoné)
|2018||Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host
(shared with Joy Behar, Jedediah Bila, Paula Faris, Whoopi Goldberg, Sunny Hostin, and Meghan McCain)
| The View co-host
| The View co-host