Morgan Chesky Biography
Morgan Chesky is an American Emmy Award journalist serving as an anchor and a reporter for correspondent news in NBC News Dallas Texas. He previously served as a news anchor at KOMO 4 news for two years, ABC affiliate station as weekday evening news anchor. He has been working with the NBC team since December 2018.
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Chesky joined NBC News as a national correspondent in December 2018. He previously worked with the KOMO News team in 2016 after covering stories in his home state of Texas that received national attention. His most recent assignment at KOMO has been to co-anchor the weekend evening newscasts with Michelle Esteban, as well as to break down the latest news in his weekday reports. Before moving to Washington, Chesky covered Oklahoma’s blizzards, tornadoes, and even earthquakes. On May 20, 2013, he arrived in Moore, Oklahoma, just minutes after an EF-5 tornado ripped through the town. He helped reunite parents with children trapped inside an elementary school as one of the first reporters to report live from the storm’s devastation. Chesky’s interviews with families were broadcast across the country, putting faces to the thousands of people who had been affected.
His most recent assignment at KOMO is to co-anchor the weekend evening newscasts with Michelle Esteban, as well as to break down the latest news in his weekday reports. In 2009, while anchoring and reporting in Texas, he visited Fort Hood and witnessed the tragic aftermath of the mass shooting there. Morgan’s stories provided a glimpse into the lives of the resilient, yet heartbroken soldiers of the close-knit military community in the days that followed.
Just weeks after starting at KOMO, he had one of his most memorable career moments. He got a seat on an Alaska Airlines flight that was rerouted to coincide with a solar eclipse over the Pacific Ocean. Morgan shared the first images of a total eclipse captured at 37,000 feet that night from Honolulu. He’s interested in hearing about any other stories that lead to beautiful beaches and Mai Tais. He worked as a reporter for KVUE News in Austin and KLTV in Tyler, Texas, where he covered stories such as the Fort Hood mass shooting.
Morgan Chesky Age
How old is Chesky? He is 35 years old as of 2021. Morgan was born on April 19, 1986, in the Texas United States of America. He celebrates his birthday anniversary every 19th of April.
Morgan Chesky Education
He went to Kerrville Tivy High School and later graduated from Sam Houston State University with a journalism degree.
Morgan Chesky Nationality | Ethnicity
What ethnicity is Chesky? He belongs to the white ethnicity/heritage. He was born in the Texas United States of America. He holds American nationality and citizenship by birth.
Morgan Chesky Height
The NBC News anchor/reporter stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches tall. His other measurements namely waist and hip size are being reviewed and soon to be updated.
Morgan Chesky Parents | Siblings | Family
He was born in the Texas United States of America, to Victor E. Chesky and Karen Chesky. Caitlin a model is her sister, whom he grew up with. His mother Karen reportedly remarried in January 2018.
Morgan Chesky Wife | Married
Morgan is very private about his life therefore it is not known if he is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of him being in any past relationship with anyone. Morgan can be found chasing his best self by hiking every trail, sipping every Americano, and shaking every hand he can find here in the Pacific Northwest when he’s not on TV.
Morgan Chesky Salary
How much does Chesky Earn? The American Emmy Award journalist earns an annual salary ranging between $50,000-$130,000 annually.
Morgan Chesky Net Worth
The former KOMO-TV anchor has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through being a journalist.
Morgan Chesky Awards
Chesky won a regional Emmy for his work in 2016. He investigated a cold case involving a young girl who went missing in the Seattle area in the early 1990s. He won a regional Emmy for his work as a general assignment reporter the same year.