John Molner

Birth Day January 21st, 1963
Birth Place Chicago, Illinois, United States
Age 59 Years Old

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About Katie Couric's husband, John Molner

John Molner is a banker and financier from the United States. He is a well-known financial advisor who has a lengthy history of working with the private investment bank, Brown Brothers Harriman. Currently, he is the CEO of Katie Couric Media, a production company that he co-founded in 2018.

Moreover, he is best known as the husband of television and online journalist, presenter, producer, and author, Katie Couric from the fame of CBS News, ABC News, and CNN. 

Besides, John Molner is quite active on social media platforms. He has around 46.8k followers on Instagram @johnmolner and 1740 followers on Twitter @johnmolner.

John Molner Education and Family Background

John Molner was born in Chicago, Illinois, United States on January 21, 1963. His parents are Herbert Molner (father) and Paula Molner (mother). Molner was raised along with his two brothers named David Molner and Tom Molner. He is an American by nationality and belongs to the Caucasian White ethnicity.

Growing up, Molner graduated from elementary and secondary schools located in the United States. He studied at Trinity College and later graduated from the Chicago Booth School of Business.

John Molner Career

  • After graduation, Molner was hired to work as a financier at the New York-based private banking firm Brown Brothers Harriman.
  • In 2014, he retired after working at Brown Brothers for several years. Despite his retirement, the financier is still working as the bank's senior adviser.
  • Moreover, Molner along with his wife began their web cooking series, Plate with Katie & John in 2016 and showcased their cooking skills alongside Sur La Table chef, Joel Gamoran.
  • Furthermore, they founded a media/news company named Katie Couric Media in 2018.

John Molner's Wife & Children

John Molner is a married man. He has married Katie Couric, who is an American television and online journalist, presenter, and author. After dating for two years, the couple finally married on June 21, 2014. Though The couple has been married for eight years, they are yet to have a child. However, the duo both have children from their previous marriages. Also, they have a close relationship with their stepchildren.


Previously, Molner was married to Jane Franke, an English teacher at Dorcas International Institute of Rhode Island. From the marriage with his ex-wife, he has two kids: a daughter named Allie Molner, and a son named Henry Molner.

Moreover, Molner was in a relationship with Jessica Hsu. However, their relationship ended because the financier dumped her after he began dating Couric in 2012.

Furthermore, Katie Couric was married to Jay Manahan, a lawyer in 1989. They shared two daughters together named, Elinor Tully "Ellie" Manahan and Caroline "Carrie" Manahan. However, Jay Manahan passed away in 1998 at the age of 42 from colon cancer.

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John Molner Net Worth 2022

John Molner's net worth is estimated at around $25 million as of 2022. He has amassed tremendous wealth from his career as a financier. Moreover,  serving as a senior advisor at Brown Brothers Harriman, Molner makes extra money. Also, he is the CEO of Katie Couric Media.

Besides, his wife, Katie Couric amassed an estimated net worth of around $100 million. Likewise, she earns more than $10 million per year. 

John Molner Height & Weight

John Molner is 59 years old as of 2022. He is a handsome man with a fair complexion. He has a pair of brown eyes and salt-pepper hair. Molner stands at 1.67 m (5 feet 5 inches) while his body weighs around 77kg (170 lbs.). However, there are no details regarding his body measurement.

Furthermore, his sexual orientation is straight.

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