Saagar Enjeti is an author, researcher, journalist, and White House correspondent best known for co-hosting The Hill’s Rising with Krystal and Saagar, a daily news and opinion web series. He is incredibly clever and intelligent and is well-known for his good looks.
Saagar was born in Texas, US, on 21 April 1992. Dr. Prasad Enjeti, his father, is a Professor, and little is known about his mother, Radhika Viruru. Saagar is of Asian origin and speaks English, Telugu, and Spanish. He is well-educated, having graduated from the American School of Doha in 2010. He then attended George Washington University, earning a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Political Science.
According to thrilng.com, he also received his master’s degree from George Washington University, but this time he majored in Security Studies with an emphasis on US National Security Policy.
After graduating from George Washington University in 2014, Saagar attended IDC Herzliya Private University, where he studied Counter Terrorism before completing his Master’s in 2018. Saagar was born under the sign of Aquarius and currently resides and works in Washington, DC.
Family and history
Rieti is of South Asian descent but was born in Texas, which he frequently mentions on social media. His parents are Radhika Viruru (mother) and Dr. Prasad. Enjeti (father) (father). Prasad works as a lecturer. He is fluent in three languages: Telugu, English, and Spanish.
In 2010, Saagar graduated from the American School of Doha. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Political Science from George Washington University in 2014. He was a member of the Kappa Sigma fraternity and the Finance Director for the school’s Habitat for Humanity group while at GWU.
Enjeti obtained a diploma in Counter-Terrorism studies from the IDC Herzliya Private University in 2015. He chose to continue his studies at Georgetown University, earning a Master’s Degree in Security Studies with a specialization in US National Security Policy in 2018.
Saagar is currently dating Jilian McGrath, and he posts images of them on his Instagram account.
After graduating, Saagar served as a Legislative intern for the United States Congress for 11 months before resigning in June 2011. After leaving the US Congress, he worked as a community developer for the Mirror Foundation in Thailand.
He worked for the foundation for three months before returning to the United States to serve as a researcher for the Institute for the Study of War. Saagar was named international affairs and Pentagon correspondent in 2016 and White House correspondent in December 2017.
Saagar has authored several works, some of which have been quoted in sources such as CNN, The Washington Post, Military Times, and The New York Times. He also co-hosts the Realignment Podcast and Breaking Points alongside Krystal and Saagar, according to thrillng.com.
Saagar is quite active on Twitter, where he has over 200k followers, and there is a link to the breaking points webpage on his profile. Saagar is a frequent Instagram user, with over 100k followers on his verified account @esaagar.
Saagar is a highly accomplished journalist with a net worth of $500,000.
Facts and Trivia
- After 17 years of companionship, Saagar’s childhood pet dog died. He shared a photo of the critter on social media with a heartfelt remark.
- When he is not working, Saagar enjoys staying active by going hiking. He also enjoys traveling and spending time with his friends and family, who are frequently featured on his social media.
- Saagar is an Indian-American of the second generation. He had tweeted about Indian Americans gradually becoming a political force to be reckoned with in the run-up to the 2020 Presidential elections.