Craig Melvin is one of America’s most talented journalists and news anchors. Melvin works for NBC News and MSNBC as a presenter and correspondent. He was also the host of MSNBC Love and co-host of the Today Sunday Edition.
As for his personal life, Melvin is married to a former WRC TV sports commentator and ESPN sports commentator. Lindsay Czarniak with whom he shares a son and a daughter.
Early life and education of Craig Melvin
Craig Melvin was born Craig Delano Melvin on May 20, 1979, in Columbia, South Carolina, United States. Melvin is American by nationality and of White ethnicity. He is the son of Lawrence Melvin and Betty Melvin. His parents raised him with his siblings, a younger brother, Ryan Melvin, and an older brother Rev. Lawrence Meadows.
Melvin received a BA in Government from Wofford College in 2001.
The career of Craig Melvin
Craig Melvin began his career in journalism in 2001. That same year he joined WIS News 10, NBC, as an anchor and reporter. Melvin worked there for almost 7 years, joining WIS in July 2001 and working as a news anchor and reporter.
In 2008, Melvin left WIS to join WRC-TV in the same capacity. He also joined NBC News that same year and has been with the station ever since.
Since 2011, he has also worked for the “Today” National Correspondent and as an anchor for NBC News. He hosted MSNBC’s 2012 coverage of the National Democratic Republic and Republic Conventions and election night coverage for TVOne.
The following year he covered Asian Airlines, the deadly tornado in Moore, Oklahoma, the trial of George Zimmerman, and the Sandy Hook shooting, among other things.
Craig Melvin’s net worth
According to Celerity Net Worth, Craig Melvin has an estimated net worth of $3 million. According to some sources, NBC news correspondents and reporters make average salaries ranging from $96,726 to $121,503 and $27,927 to $30,403, respectively.
In 2015, he bought a home in Westport, Connecticut.
Craig Melvin Personal Life, Wife, Children
Craig Melvin is a married man. Melvin married the former WRC TV sports reporter and ESPN sports reporter. Lindsay Czarniak. The couple first met while working at NBC’s Washington DC affiliate during a commercial break in 2008. Eventually, the couple fell in love and began secretly dating.
On October 15, 2011, the couple exchanged vows. at Holy City Church on 16th Street NW in a private ceremony attended by his friends and family. The couple has two children together, a son Delano Melvin (2014), and a daughter Sybil “Sibby” Ann (2016). The couple has been together for years with no rumors of divorce.
His wife Lindsay Czarniak is an American sportscaster and reporter. From 2011 to 2017 she hosted SportsCenter on ESPN. Prior to that, she spent six years at NBC affiliate WRC-TV, based in Washington, DC.
She was a pit reporter and studio host for TNT’s coverage of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. She was also the host of syndicated The George Michael Sports Machine. She also worked as a sports presenter and reporter for NBC Sports’ coverage of the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, China.
The Pennsylvania-born sports personality graduated from James Madison University with a minor in online journalism. She began her career as a WUSA intern in Washington, DC while still in college. After graduating, he began working as a production assistant for news source CNN. She is also the editor-in-chief of usatoday.com.
Age, body measurements, and other facts
- Years : As of 2019, Craig Melvin is 40 years old.
- birth sign : bull
- Height : Is 1.52 m tall.
- weight : His body weight is around 84 kg.
- hair colour : He has black hair.
- eye color : His eyes are brown.