Meghan Reistad Bio|Wiki
Meghan Reistad is an American morning news anchor and reporter at WDJT CBS 58 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. After working in Madison for the past three years, Meghan is thrilled to explore Brew City and southeast Wisconsin.
Outside of the news desk, Meghan loves taking advantage of all 4 seasons. She enjoys snowmobiling and downhill skiing in the winter as well as water skiing in the summer. In addition, Meghan is happiest on a lake in the sun.
Additionally, she has been very involved with charities in the cities she’s called home, working with a variety of different organizations from Habitat for Humanity to the Second Harvest Food Bank.
Meghan Reistad Age
Meghan is around 31 years old and she was born in Minnesota, United States. We will give an update on Meghan’s age and when she celebrates her birthday as soon as possible.
Meghan Reistad Family
Meghan loves the Midwest and is originally from Minnesota where she was born and brought up. However, she has not disclosed her family but noted that her parents and grandparents were all married in Ellendale, Minnesota. This is also the exact place where she was also married to Jake.
Meghan Reistad Education
She began her college at UW-Eau Claire. later, Meghan graduated with a bachelor’s degree from St. Cloud State University. While on a college internship, she ventured south and spent a year in Orlando, Florida, dancing at Walt Disney World.
Meghan Reistad Cbs 58
Meghan is a weekday morning anchor with CBS 58 and WMLW from 4:30 to 9 a.m. She is also a producer and host of “Racine & Me,” which is a weekly lifestyle show featuring all things fascinating in Racine County, Wisconsin. Additionally, Meghan is the enterprise reporter for “CBS 58 Sunday Morning,” “Racine & Me” and “CBS 58 News.”
Amazingly, she is the winner of the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association 2020 Awards for Excellence contest in team coverage for Best Specialty Programing, Best Coverage of Civil Discourse, and Social Change, and Best Use of Social Media
Prior to joining the team at CBS 58 in April 2020, Meghan worked at NBC15 in Madison, Wisconsin from Novermber 2016 to April 2020. While at NBC 15, she anchored the top-rated morning newscast in the Madison market, NBC15’s “The Morning Show.”
Megan also anchored and developed the inaugural newscast, “CW News at 9” in December 2016 at NBC15. she oversaw the “CW News at 9” website/social media, preparation and launch of the newscast, and created and reported for the “In Focus” series. Additionally, Meghan acted as an industry leader, receiving accolades and promotion to morning anchor in 2018.
Before NBC15, Meghan worked as a news anchor and reporter for KAAL in Rochester, Minnesota from April 2014 to Novermber 2016. As an anchor and reporter, she has covered a wide variety of stories ranging from research on breakthrough cancer drugs at Mayo Clinic to reporting from Panama City, Florida, following Hurricane Michael.
From August 2011 to May 2014, she worked as a reporter, producer, anchor, and managing editor for UTVS News in St. Cloud, Minnesota. Before that, Megan worked for The Walt Disney Company in Orlando, Florida, Northland’s NewsCenter in Duluth, Minnesota as a news intern as well as working for Townsquare Media in St. Cloud, Minnesota.
Adriana Diaz – national correspondent
Norah O’Donnell-correspondent and anchor
Ed O’keefe-senior White House and political correspondent
Shelley Bortz-news reporter
Nate Burleson-football commentator
Nicole D. Sganga-reporter
Jonathan Blakely-executive producer
Anne-Marie Green-news anchor
Tracy Wolfson-sports broadcaster
Jenny Chiu – reporter
Jericka Duncan-national correspondent
Meghan Reistad Height
Megan is an above-average woman in stature. She is tall and stands at a height of 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m). In addition, Meghan’s weight is around 56 kg and her body measurement is 34, 29, and 34.
Meghan Reistad Husband
Meghan is married to her longtime boyfriend, Jake. The pair met in 2019 and started dating late that year. After dating for months, the duo got engaged and tied the knot at First Lutheran Church in Ellendale, Minnesota. The couple is residing happily together in Minnesota.
Meghan Reistad Salary|Net Worth
She is an experienced morning anchor and, therefore, it’s undoubtedly she earns a handsome salary. Megan receives an average salary of $112,560 annually. Additionally, she is a journalist as well as a multi-disciplinary digital creator. As a result, Meghan has been able to accrue quite impressive wealth from her career and her creative work. Megan has an estimated net worth of $3.6 million.
Where Is Meghan Reistad
Megan took the spot on WDJT’s morning news formerly occupied by Jessica Tighe. Tighe left WDJT in January 2020, after more than 7 years at the CBS 58 WDJT.
Meghan joined Mike Curkov, Pauleen Le, and Justin Thompson-Gee to anchor the CBS 58 Morning News on weekdays from 4:30 a.m. to 7 a.m. on CBS 58 (WDJT-TV) and from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. on WMLW, The M.