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Craig Melvin: Bio, Childhood, Family, and Education
Craig Melvin was born on 20th May 1979 in Colombia, South Carolina, the USA. His birth name is Craig Delano Melvin. His father name is Lawrence Melvin and mother name is Betty Melvin. He was raised along with his two siblings namely, Rev. Lawrence Meadows and Ryan Melvin. Likewise, he attended Columbia High School. Then, he attended Wofford College. Craig holds American nationality and belongs to mixed ethnicity. He has 5 feet height and 84 Kg weight. He has black hair colour and has brown eye colour. His zodiac sign is Taurus.
Craig Melvin: Career
Craig Melvin began his career as a journalist flagged off rather early in his life. Even during high school at Columbia High, he also worked as the teen reporter for WIS News 10, a local news channel. Additionally, he returned to WIS News after graduating from college in 2001. He has worked as a weekday anchor, a features reporter, and eventually a weekend news anchor. Likewise, he was also popular for the “Craig Cam” live shows. However, he left WIS in 2008 and shifted to WRC-TV in Washington as a reporter and anchor for the next three years.
During this time, he was also the anchor for many weekend broadcasts. During 2011, he earned his big break and joined MNSBC as Dayside Anchor and relocated to New York City. From 2011, he has worked as an anchor and co-host for MSNBC Live weekend and MSNBC Live. Currently, he is a part of NBC News. Then, he initially started working as a news correspondent for NBC news in 2012 and later became an anchor. His most popular show for NBC News was “Weekend Today” where he was the co-anchor from 2015 to 2018. He has also appeared as a correspondent on “Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly” and is a contributing anchor for “Dateline NBC”. During 2018, he was also named the co-anchor of NBC’s “Today”.
Additionally, he has carved a name for himself by covering important events and breaking news. Similarly, his political acumen shaped during college helped him report during the elections and Republican and Democratic National Conventions. He was the official NBC reporter during the Rio Olympics in 2016. He was also named the keynote speaker at the RTDNA-Loyola University Chicago program “Anchor Leadership: Truth and Trust in the Digital Age”.
Craig Melvin: Relationship
The 39 years old, Craig Melvin is a married man. He was married to Lindsay Czarniak after dating two years on 15th October 2011. Together, the couple was blessed with an adorable son namely, Delano Melvin.
Craig Melvin: Net Worth and Online Presence
The American journalist, Craig Melvin has earned a decent income from his career. He has a net worth of $3 million USD. Craig has 82K followers on Facebook. Similarly, he has 56.7K followers on Twitter. Likewise, he has 62.5K followers on Instagram.