DeMarco Morgan Biography
This is what you need to know about DeMarco Morgan, a well-known American broadcast journalist now anchoring at CBS’s West Coast flagship station, KCBS, for their weekday morning newscasts, CBS2 News This Morning.
DeMarco Morgan Birthday
DeMarco Morgan was born on 28 November 1980 in Tulsa, Oklahoma in the United State. He is 42 years of age as of 2022.
DeMarco Morgan Height
Morgan stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.
DeMarco Morgan Education
Morgan is a graduate of Booker T. Washington High School in Tulsa, Oklahoma class of 1997. During this Morgan earned an internship working at KOTV.
He received a Bachelor of Science degree from Jackson State University, Mississippi in 2001, and in 2002, Morgan earned his Master’s Degree from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.
While working on his Master’s at Columbia, Morgan helped found the J-School’s student chapter of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ), interned with CBS Evening News and 48 Hours, and was named a Fred Friendly Scholar, Dupont Scholar, and CBS Scholar.
DeMarco Morgan Family
Morgan was raised by a single mother after his father died when he was 10 years old. Little is known about his parents and siblings if any. This information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
DeMarco Morgan Gay
Morgan is openly gay as he came out in his book ‘I can’t Date Jesus’ which was released in 2018.
DeMarco Morgan Salary
DeMarco Morgan receives an annual salary of $64,717. This is according to CBS anchors’ and reporters’ salaries.
DeMarco Morgan’s Net Worth
Morgan has an approximate net worth of $1 million U. S dollars. His career as an anchor is the primary source of his income.
DeMarco Morgan Career
Morgan started his broadcasting career while working on his master’s degree at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism when he covered the September 11 attacks. He also taught journalism at Jackson State University for two years and English at Milwaukee Area Technical College. After graduation, he landed his first reporting job at CBS affiliate WJTV in Jackson, Mississippi.
He joined ABC affiliate WISN in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 2004, co-anchoring together with Portia Young for three years. Morgan joined NBC station WTVJ in Miami in 2007, as an anchor and reporter. Morgan joined NBC’s flagship station in New York, WNBC in December 2008, as a weekend anchor, and also as a cut-in anchor for MSNBC.
In January 2012, he joined Atlanta’s NBC affiliate, WXIA, where he co-anchored the 6 P.M. newscast weeknights with Brenda Wood and reported for the 11 P.M. nightly broadcast. While in Atlanta, he also taught journalism classes at Morehouse College and Clark Atlanta University. Morgan left WXIA in October 2015, to join CBS News as a correspondent.
It was announced on April 17, 2019, that Morgan would move to CBS station KCBS in Los Angeles on May 6, 2019, as the weekday morning anchor for the 4:30-7:00 A.M. and 11:00 A.M. newscasts, together with Suzanne Marques. During the COVID-19 pandemic, he also anchored select newscasts for CBS station WCBS in New York and the CBS Weekend News from Los Angeles, as infected CBS employees had disallowed the use of the CBS Broadcast Center.
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