Craig Melvin Biography
Craig Melvin is an American journalist and news anchor. He works for NBC News and MSNBC as an anchor and NBC News correspondent. He was named a news anchor on NBC’s Today.
Melvin attended Wofford College where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Government. He is also a member of Kappa Sigma Fraternity. And he also served as a senior counselor for South Carolina’s Palmetto Boys State program.
Melvin is an active member in several charities which include Fred’s Team at Sloan Kettering and Big Brothers Big Sisters.
Craig was a weekend anchor for WRC, NBC’s owned-and-operated station in Washington, D.C. He also got known as an evening news anchor at WIS in Columbia. South Carolina, where he was named “Best Anchor” by the South Carolina Broadcaster’s Association and awarded two Emmy Awards.
Craig Melvin Age
Craig was born On May 20, 1979 in Columbia, South Carolina. He is [agecalc birthdate=1979-05-20]
Craig Melvin Family
He was born to Lawrence and Betty Melvin. He has two siblings, an older brother Rev. Lawrence Meadows, and a younger brother, Ryan Melvin.
Craig Melvin Lindsay Czarniak | Craig Melvin Wife | Is Melvin Married?
On October 15, 2011. Craig married ESPN sports anchor and a former WRC-TV sports reporter Lindsay Czarniak. The couple met on-air on NBC4 in 2008 when Melvin introduced one of Czarniak’s sports segments. Czarniak gave birth to their first child Delano in 2014.
Craig Melvin Baby | Melvin New Baby
Melvin and Lindsay welcomed their second child Sibby on November 6, 2016.
Craig Melvin MSNBC
Melvin is a journalist and news anchor who currently works for MSNBC. He is the co-anchor of the show “Today” on Saturdays and also anchors “MSNBC Live” on weekdays.
Melvin has covered major breaking news events such as Hurricane Katrina, the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, and the Boston Marathon bombing.
He has also conducted interviews with high-profile figures such as President Barack Obama, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, and actor Denzel Washington. Prior to joining MSNBC, Melvin worked for NBC News as a correspondent and anchor for the network’s various programs.
Craig Melvin NBC
Craig contributed to NBC Sports’ coverage of the 2016 Olympics in Rio, Brazil.
Melvin Today Show
Melvin is a journalist and news anchor who currently works for NBC News. He is a co-anchor of the Today Show on Saturdays and a news anchor on the Today Show during the week. Melvin joined NBC News in 2011 and has covered a wide range of stories, including breaking news, politics, and human interest features.
Prior to joining NBC News, Melvin worked as a reporter and anchor for local news stations in several cities, including Richmond, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. He has won multiple awards for his journalism, including a regional Emmy award for his coverage of a deadly tornado outbreak in Alabama in 2011.
Melvin is also a published author, having written a book titled “Pops: Learning to Be a Son and a Father,” which chronicles his relationship with his own father and his experiences as a father to his own children.
Craig Melvin Salary
Melvin’s salary is not yet revealed.
Craig Melvin Net Worth
The American news anchor and journalist has had a successful career through which he has acquired and estimated net worth of $6 million.
Craig Melvin Height
Craig stands at a height of 6 feet.