Lewie Wayne Earhardt Personal Life & More

Lewie Wayne Earhardt rose to fame because of his popular journalist daughter Ainsley Earhardt. Ainsley Earhardt is a co-host of Fox & Friends and a contributor to Fox News Channel. She is also the author of the New York Times bestseller, “Take Heart, My Child.” Keep on reading to find out more about Lewie Earhardt.

Personal life of Lewis Wayne Earhardt

Lewie Wayne Earhardt was born in Columbia, South Carolina. He was raised in a strict Southern Baptist home and his father was a preacher. Wayne graduated from the University of South Carolina with a degree in marketing.

After college, Wayne went into sales and eventually became a successful real estate developer. He has been married to his wife, Dale Giles, for over 20 years and they have two other children in addition to Ainsley.

Earhardt walked down the aisle with Giles on June 24, 1972. They welcomed their eldest daughter, Ainsley Earhardt on September 20, 1976. Lewie Earhardt has an estimated net worth of $5 million.

All about Ainsley Earhardt

Ainsley Earhardt is a co-host of “Fox & Friends” and serves as a correspondent for “Fox News Channel.” She joined the network in 2007. Earhardt grew up in South Carolina and attended Florida State University. She began her career as a reporter at a local TV station in Columbia, South Carolina. She then worked in Savannah, Georgia and Birmingham, Alabama. Earhardt has been a part of “Fox & Friends” since 2012.

Ainsley Earhardt said her vows to her first husband, Kevin McKinney in 2005. The couple broke up in 2009. Earhardt then went on to marry Will Proctor in 2012. But after seven years the couple split in 2019.

Ainsley Earhardt’s Career in Journalism

Ainsley Earhardt is an American journalist and Fox News host. She also hosts her own show, “Fox & Friends First.” Earhardt began her career as a local news anchor and reporter in Columbia, South Carolina. She then worked as a reporter in San Antonio, Texas and Raleigh, North Carolina before joining Fox News.

Earhardt is a popular commentator on Fox News and is known for her conservative views. She is a strong supporter of Donald Trump and has frequently defended his policies on her show.

Other works of Ainsley Earhardt

In addition to her work on television, Earhardt has written a New York Times best-selling children’s book, “Take Heart, My Child: A Mother’s Dream”, which was inspired by her daughter, Hayden.

In 2017, Earhardt was named one of the most influential people in the news media by Forbes magazine.

Who is Will Proctor?

Will Proctor was a three-sport athlete at The Citadel, lettering in football, baseball, and track. He was a quarterback and captain of the football team and was named Southern Conference Player of the Year in 2004. He was also a member of the baseball team and was drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the 2004 MLB draft. He was a member of the gold medal-winning USA Track and Field team at the 2007 Pan American Games.


Lewie Wayne Earhardt is very active in his church and is a strong supporter of conservative causes. He is also a big fan of the University of South Carolina athletics program.