Doug Emblidge Biography
Doug Emblidge is an eminent American journalist currently working for WROC-TV13 WHAM-TV in Rochester, New York, United States as a news anchor.
Previously, Emblidge served as a producer and reporter before joining WOKR now WHAM-TV in 1983 to anchor a program called NewsScope. Doug for almost 4 decades has been in Rochester, New York.
During his spare time, He serves on the board of the Pluta Cancer Foundation and he is also involved with Daystar, which with serious medical issues provides daycare for babies.
Moreover, Emblidge is involved with HUGS which is a local medical organization to correct facial deformities whose volunteers perform surgery on children in Vietnam, Guatemala, and Ecuador.
Doug Emblidge Age
Doug Emblidge was born in Rush, New York, United States in 1961. He is 60 years old.
Doug Emblidge Height
Emblidge stands at the height of 5 ft 8 inches (approx. 1.73 m).
Doug Emblidge Education
Doug attended and graduated with a high school diploma from Rush-Henrietta Roth High School. Furthermore, in 1982, Dough graduated from the S.I. Newhouse School of Communications at Syracuse University with a Bachelor’s degree.
Doug Emblidge Family
Doug was born and raised in the United States to his wonderful parents Roger Emblidge and June Emblidge. His caring father was a Pharmacist and had his store in Honeoye Falls, Emblidge Pharmacy.
Sadly, in September 2020, his parents died three days apart, his father died on September 13 aged 93 while his mother died on September 16 aged 92. Additionally, He has 3 siblings namely David Hunt, Laurie Hunt, and Mark.
Doug Emblidge Wife
Doug is happily married to his pretty wife Colleen E. Emblidge. The duo is blessed with 3 adult children and has two grandsons. Additionally, the adorable family lives in South Bristol.
Doug Emblidge Salary
Doug earns an annual salary of $135,600 per year. This is according to 13 WHAM-TV anchors’ and reporters’ salaries.
Doug Emblidge Net Worth
Emblidge has an estimated net worth of $3.5 million.
Doug Emblidge Career
Doug is currently working for 13 WHAM-TV in Rochester, New York as a news anchor since September 1993. He joined the station as an anchor for the program known as NewsScope when it was known as WORK-TV. Additionally, in 1984, Emblidge was promoted to be a weekend anchor while also reporting weeknights.
Additionally, Doug served from 1986 through 1989 as a weeknight sports anchor before returning to his previous post of anchoring 5 pm news.
Recently, He produces profile stories in a show known as Someone You Should Know. Impressively, Emblidge and his long-time co-anchor Ginny Ryan in October of 2018 were inducted into the New York State Broadcasters Hall of Fame.
Prior to that, Emblidge served from 1982 to 1983 for WROC-TV as a producer and reporter. In addition, His first broadcasting experience came in radio, and has served for WHAM, WDNY in Dansville, WHFM in Rochester, and WHEN in Syracuse.