Craig Melvin Biography and Wiki
Craig Melvin is an American broadcast journalist currently working for NBC News and MSNBC as an anchor and news correspondent. He anchors the Today show on NBC and a co-host of Today Third Hour.
Craig began his career at NBC-affiliate WIS-TV in Columbia, South Carolina as a high school student, working as an “Our Generation Reporter” from 1995 to 1997. After he graduated from college, he went back to WIS in July 2001 as a producer and news photographer. He later became a reporter for the station’s morning news team, producing his “Craig Cam” live segments.
Craig left WIS-TV in July 2008 and joined WRC-TV. He anchored the weekend evening newscasts. In 2012, he anchored MSNBC’s coverage of the national conventions for the Republican and Democratic parties, as well as TV One’s Election Night coverage. He also covered the Sandy Hook shootings in December 2012.
Melvin reported from Pyeongchang County for NBC’s coverage of the Winter Olympics in February 2018. In September 2018, he was also promoted to weekday news anchor on Today and became a permanent co-host of Today Third Hour Today in January 2019.
Craig Melvin Age
Melvin is 42 years old as of 2021, He was born on May 20, 1979, in Columbia, South Carolina, U.S.
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Craig Melvin Height and Weight
Melvin stands at an average height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.69 meters) with a moderate weight of 84 kg.
Craig Melvin Parents and Family
Melvin was born and brought up in Columbia, South Carolina by his loving parents Lawrence and Betty Melvin. He is raised alongside his younger brother Ryan Melvin.
His older half-brother, Rev. Lawrence Meadows died from colon cancer on December 9, 2020, at the age of 43. Craig graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in government from Wofford College.
Craig Melvin Wife and Married
Melvin is married to her loving wife Lindsay Czarniak. Lindsay is a former ESPN sports anchor and former WRC-TV sports reporter. Craig and his wife have two children a son Delano “Del” born in March 2014, and a daughter, Sybil “Sibby” born in November 2016. The family resides in Connecticut.
Craig Melvin Salary
Melvin receives an annual salary of $3 million from his career as a news journalist for NBC News.
Craig Melvin Net Worth
Melvin is believed to have an estimated net worth of $9 million as of 2021 from his successful career as a news journalist for NBC News.
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