Avery Haines Biography
Avery Haines is an American-born from New Mexico, United States, currently serving as a Canadian journalist at CTV’s W5 as an investigative correspondent. She has been working at CTV’s W5 since joining the team in 2017. Before CTV, Haines worked as a health reporter with CityNews and hosted programs such as Health on the Line and Inside Story. In late 1999, she began to work as a fill-in anchor for CTV Newsnet.
She is a graduate student who attended a local high school. Besides that, there is no further information about her other academic achievements.
Avery Haines Age
Haines’ real name is Avery Hayward Haines, was born on 1966 November 28 in New Mexico, in the United States. She is 55 years old.
Avery Haines Family
She was born and grew up in New Mexico, in the United States, to her parents. Avery is the daughter of the late Paul Haines, a Poet, and French teacher. Haines and her family moved to India, where they lived for six years before returning to North America. Moreover, Haines has a sister, Emily Haines, a Canadian singer-songwriter. She lead singer of the band Metric. Her father died in 2003. However, details regarding her mother are currently unavailable but will be updated as soon as possible.
Avery Haines Husband
She is happily married to Dr. Mel Brecknell, a medical doctor who has been giving her services to people worldwide. Dr. Mel Brecknell and Avery tied the Knot on April 10, 2016, at Toronto’s City Hall. Believe it or not, Brecknell had no idea she was going to be married that day. The whole wedding was a complete surprise to Mel and her eldest son came up with the idea of the surprise wedding.
Nevertheless, it is reported that the 55-year-old shares three children; two sons and a daughter with her ex-husband. The eldest son is in his mid-twenties, whereas the daughter is in her early twenties, and the youngest son is in his mid-teens. The names of the children are not disclosed in public.
Haines, who is currently in a same-sex relationship, was married to a man in the nineties. Since the veteran journalist does not like to share much of her private life with the public, thus she has not revealed the name of her ex-husband.
Avery Haines CTV/ Career
Haines is a Canadian journalist who brought more than three decades of exceptional experience in Canadian journalism. She has traveled across Canada and around the world as an investigative correspondent for CTV’s W5 since 2017. Before joining W5, Haines served as a senior reporter and anchor at CityTV Toronto.
In August 2020, Haines was named Host and Managing Editor of Canada’s most-watched documentary series. Haines specializes in stories on social justice, crime, and health. Her recent W5 investigations include the award-winning, rare, and intense interview with a local cartel boss at a narco safe house in Playa del Carmen, examining how the Mayan Riviera is in the grips of a cartel crisis.
Her tenacious reporting also earned her the prestigious 2020 Canadian Screen Award for Best Host or Interviewer, News or Information for the story “The Narco Riviera”. Haines also provided extensive coverage of the COVID-19 pandemic, including an exclusive interview with Dr. Bruce Aylward, the Assistant Director-General of the World Health Organization. In addition, Haines has reported on a vast array of significant news stories at the local, national, and international levels,
Haines began her journalism career as a radio reporter at CFRB 1010 in Toronto. She also hosted two national health shows for Alliance Atlantis’s Discovery Health Network. HEALTH ON THE LINE was honored with two Gemini Awards for Best Talk Show. MEDICAL HOTSEAT was also nominated for Best Talk Show.
Avery Haines Height
She is approximately 5 feet 5 inches (Approx. 1.65m) tall.
Avery Haines Salary
She earns an estimated annual salary ranging between $ 50,000 to $50,500.
Avery Haines Net Worth
Haines has an estimated net worth of around $500k – 1 million. However, her professional career is her main source of income.