Micah Materre Bio, Age, WGN, Family, Husband, Height, Salary, Net Worth

Micah Materre
Micah Materre

Micah Materre Biography

Micah Materre is an American journalist for WGN Evening News at Five and Six and WGN News at Nine and Ten. Before being appointed anchor of WGN News at Nine in 2019, Materre was co-anchor of WGN Midday News from January 2003 to October 2009. She joined Chicago’s WGN-TV in January 1998 as a WGN Morning News co-anchor and medical reporter.

Moreover, Micah has anchored all of the newscasts at WGN and covered entertainment news and special assignment stories, including the historic inauguration of America’s first black President. Similarly, she reports and co-produces the “Chicago’s Very Own” bi-weekly segment for WGN News and she is the host of WGN’s public affairs program, “People to People.”

Materre spent eight years at WJBK-TV in Detroit, where she was the main anchor and general assignment reporter. Her work at WJBK garnered numerous awards and accolades. This included an Emmy and an award from the Michigan Association of Broadcasters.

Micah’s career started in 1983 at NPR, WBEZ radio in Chicago, producing and reporting for four years. She also taught radio production at Columbia College. In accordance with this, she has more than 30 years of experience as a journalist and broadcaster.

Furthermore, the Emmy award winner has been featured in several local and national publications over the years, including the New York Times Magazine, Glamour, Ebony, Good Housekeeping, Today’s Chicago Woman, ‘Who’s who’ in Blach Chicago, Michigan Avenue Magazine and RedEye.

Micah Materre Age

How old is Micah Materre? Micah is 59 years old as of 2021. She was born on November 9, 1962, in Chicago, the United States of America. In addition, she celebrates her birthday on the 9th of November every year, and her zodiac sign is Scorpio. Moreover, Micah’s nationality is American and she belongs to the white ethnicity.

Micah Materre’s Height

Materre stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches tall (1.68 m) and weighs around 55 kg (121 lbs).

Micah Materre Family

Materre was born to parents Louis (father) and Vera Jeanne Bradley (mother). Her mother worked as a school administrator while her father owned a paint shop before he became an insurance broker.

Micah Materre Husband

Is Micah Materre married? Yes. Materre is happily married to her supportive and loving husband, Kelvin Michael. Kelvin is a photographer and editor for WJBK-TV. Additionally, the duo married in June 1995, and they have two children together, Louis and McKenzie.

Micah Materre Salary

Materre receives an average annual salary of between $42,000 and $110,500.

Micah Materre Net Worth

How much is Micah worth? Materre has an estimated net worth of between $1 million and $5 million as of 2022. Her fortune stems from her career as a journalist.

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