Charisse Gibson Bio | Wiki
Charisse Gibson is an American anchor and reporter. She currently works as an Evening News Anchor at WWL-TV (CBS Affiliate) based in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. Charisse does her reporting with great passion and dedication and has been doing exceptionally well in her career which has been her dream job since she was a little girl. She launched her career in journalism after her graduation in 2010.
Since then, Charisse has been covering stories that matter to her community and has been actively working hard to ensure that she delivers the best to her viewers. Along the way, Charisse has collected some awards for her excellence in reporting. Some of those awards include Edward R. Murrow Award presented by Radio Television Digital News Association in May 2021.
2015 Journalism and Women’s Symposium Diversity Fellow by Journalism and Women’s Symposium (JAWS) in Jun 2015, and NWLA Affiliate of Susan G Komen’s Volunteer of the Year Trendsetter Award 2015 by NWLA Affiliate of Susan G Komen in May 2015.
Charisse Gibson Birthday | Age
She was born in New Orleans, United States. Charisse celebrates her birthday on December 29th every year.
Charisse Gibson Height
She is a woman of above-average stature. Charisse stands at the height of 5 ft 6 in ( Approx 1.68m).
Charisse Gibson Family
She was born to her father Terry S. Gibson, Sr, and her mother Alonda Gibson. Charisse grew up along with her siblings Terah, Ariel, and her late brother Terry Steve. She is a proud granddaughter to Cora, John Keith, Oscar Gibson, and the late Leona, and Nice to Christopher Keith.
Charisse Gibson Brother
Her late brother Terry Steve Gibson was born on September 30, 1991. Terry passed away on April 13, 2012. He was a musician and an authentic representation of Louis Armstrong’s spirit and legacy. In 2010, Terry won the first award ” Seeking Satch” The competition was for protecting and keeping the Legend of Louis Armstrong as the New Orleans icon. Terry’s charm became the indelible trademark of his trumpet career after winning the hearts of his fans in both Europe and the USA. Terry was aWarren Easton Senior High School graduate and he attended UNO briefly for Jazz Studies.
Charisse Gibson Husband
Mother to Joey and Isabella. Currently, Charrisse is assumed to be single since she has never gone public about her marital status. Also, all her social media accounts do not give any clue if Charisse is in any relationship. Her marital status is only known to those who are very close to her ie family and friends.
Charisse Gibson Education
She holds a degree in broadcast journalism from Southern University A&M College located ( Warren Easton (Go, Eagles!) in Baton Rouge.
Charisse Gibson WWL-TV
She is an Emmy-nominated anchor and host who currently serves as an evening anchor at WWL-TV. Charisse joined the channel’s news team in 2010 as their morning desk assistant. While working in the newsroom, Charisse wrote for the WWL morning show and this encouraged her to pursue a full-time producer position at WLOX-TV along the Mississippi Gulf Coast. After a period of two years on the Gulf Coast, she returned to her home state and became the Morning News Anchor at KSLA News 12 This Morning based in Shreveport, La.
While working in Shreveport, Charisse profiled some of the ArkLaTex’s forgotten faces such as Shreveport’s first African-American police officer as well as the woman pegged to be the next Clementine Hunter. Due to these stories, Charisse earned the 2015 Diversity Fellowship for Journalism as well as the Women’s Symposium. Additionally, Charisse appeared as a guest with Chef Jeff Henderson on the premiere episode of “Flip My Food”
Cherisse’s talent was not only confined to the newsroom but also produced the NWLA Affiliate of Susan G Komen’s “Dancing for the Cure” where the competition featured local media stars. Currently, Charisse is a board member for the affiliate and former chairwoman for the first time event in the area. During her time as the chairwoman, she managed to raise more than $25,000 for the mission of finding a cure for breast cancer. As a result, she earned the Susan G Komen Volunteer of the Year trendsetter award. Also, Charisse served on the advisory board for the Renzi Education and Art Center.
Charisse’s colleagues at CBS include:
Charisse Gibson Fox19 News
After spending some years in Shreveport, Charisse went to Cincinnati, Ohio where she worked as an anchor and co-host of the FOX 19 NOW Morning Xtra. Additionally, Charisse served as the host and executive producer of public affairs show called “Cincinnati Connection.” The show explores social and also community issues locally, state-wide, as well as nationally.
While working for FOX 19 NOW, Charisse was lucky to be nominated for an Emmy due to the documentary she prepared on the Freedom Riders and their connection to the Greater Cincinnati area. The documentary includes the detailed training of students attending Miami University for the Mississippi Summer Project i.e “Freedom Summer.”
Charisse Gibson Leaving Fox19
In May 2019, Charisse left FOX 19 NOW/ WXIX in Cincinnati where she served as a morning anchor, and headed to NOLA in June 2019. There, she became a primary Anchor at Tegna-owned WWL-TV News in her own hometown of New Orleans. Charisse started her job at the station by serving as the station’s anchor of the 10 PM newscast.
Charisse Gibson Weight Loss
In 2019, Charisse went on a plant-based diet and intermittent fasting. She tried to keep herself busy so as to avoid any meal until noon every day. She is also used to yoga, weightlifting, and resistance bands. Although she confessed that she did not like the gym, she was forced to do it so as to lose unnecessary body weight and keep fit.
Charisse Gibson Natural Hair
In an interview held on July 11 2020 about natural short hair, Charisse said that women have to get out of the mindset that for them to be professional, they have to wear long hair that is straight and of shoulder length. Going natural has been a movement that women and especially black women should embrace
Charisse Gibson Salary
She earns her income basically from her current job as an Evening News Anchor at WWL-TV. Charisse has an average salary of $69,734 per year.
Charisse Gibson Net Worth
Her main source of wealth is her career as a journalist. Charisse has an estimated net worth of $938,461
Where Did Charisse Gibson Go
Charisse left FOX 19 NOW/ WXIX in Cincinnati where she served as a morning anchor and headed to NOLA in June 2019. There, she became a primary Anchor at Tegna-owned WWL-TV News in her own hometown of New Orleans.
How Old Is Charisse Gibson
Charisse was born in New Orleans, United States, and celebrates her birthday on December 29th every year
Who Is Charisse Gibson
Charisse is an American anchor and reporter. She currently works as an Evening News Anchor at WWL-TV ( NBC Affiliate) based in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. Recently, Charisse has gathered a huge amount of followers and acclamations due to her work as a reporter, host, as well as editor for major media companies.