Jeff Halperin is the ex-husband of Kari Lake, an American former television news anchor and political candidate. They worked at the same local TV station in Phoenix, Arizona. He was a videographer at the NBC affiliate in Phoenix, which is KPNX-TV. He also worked at several places such as, photojournalist at NBC and as a news photographer at WNYT-TV, which is in Albany, New York.
Jeff Halperin Biography
Jeff Halperin has kept a relatively low national profile amid his wife’s campaign for the governor’s race in Arizona. He has been focusing primarily on local politics in the state, such as fundraising for her campaign and helping her to build a coalition of support. He has been using his business experience to help with her policy initiatives.
In Aug 2021, he accompanied Lake to a meeting with former President Donald Trump. He has been using his business experience to help her craft policy initiatives that will have a lasting impact on the local community.
He is also using his communications and marketing skills to help her raise funds and build support for her campaign. He has been capturing important moments with a camera to document her efforts.
Jeff Halperin Career
Jeff Halperin’s professional background includes sports before he began shooting for his wife’s campaign. Documentary about professional basketball player Enes Kanter that he helped produce for ESPN’s E:60 series. A nomination for “Outstanding Sports Journalism” at the 2020 Emmy Awards was received by Halperin and the rest of the production crew, but they ultimately failed to win.
Jeff Halperin Ethnicity
Jeff Halperin is Latino. Jeff Halperin’s parents were both born in Mexico and he was born in the United States. He identifies as Latino and his cultural background is a mix of Mexican and American culture. His family was originally from Colombia.
Jeff Halperin Marriage With Kari Lake
Lake and Jeff Halperin tied the knot in August of 1998. She was formerly married to the electrical engineer Tracy Finnegan.
Lake was raised a devout Catholic. Before 2015, her acquaintances said she considered herself a Buddhist. She claimed to be an evangelical Christian as of the year 2022.