Michael Cogdill Bio | Wiki
Michael Cogdill is an American novelist, retired journalist, film producer, and also screenwriter. As a journalist, he appeared on major television networks including CNN, NBC’s Today Show, CNBC, and MSNBC. He retired from journalism recently in 2021 while working as a news anchor, reporter, and writer at WYFF-TV.
During his journalism career, Michael has been awarded 30 Emmys and a National Edward R. Murrow Award. During his free time, Michael loves reading novels, gardening, and especially spending time with his beautiful wife.
Michael Cogdill Age | Birthday
He was born on June 11, 1961, in Asheville, in the United States of America. Michael is 61 years old and celebrates his birthday on June 11.
Michael Cogdill Height
He is above average stature. Michael stands at a height of 5 ft 10 in (approx.1.77 m).
Michael Cogdill Family
He was born and also raised in Asheville, North Carolina, the United States of America to his loving and caring parents. Michael’s father whose identity is not known to the public worked as a truck driver while his mother worked as a mill worker. He holds an American nationality by birth but belongs to the white ethnicity.
Michael Cogdill Wife
Michael is a married man. He is currently in a happy marital relationship with his beautiful and supportive wife Jill Kremer Cogdill. The adorable couple has been living under the same roof since they officially tied the knot in July 1985. The two are proud to be pet owners of Maggie, their adorable dog.
Michael Cogdill Children
Despite being a public figure due to working in the journalism industry Michael has successfully kept his personal life private. Therefore, it is not known whether Michael and his wife share any children.
Michael Cogdill Education
Growing up in North Carolina Michael graduated in 1989 from North Buncombe High School and later decided to pursue his dream career hence he enrolled at the University of North Carolina. There, he studied, graduated, and was awarded his Bachelor of Arts Degree in communications emphasizing the liberal arts.
Michael Cogdill Books
Apart from being a veteran journalist, Michael is also a part-time author. Although he has been dedicating the majority of his time to the journalism industry, Michael has managed to published two books: She-Rain and Cracker the Crab and the Sideways Afternoon. She-Rain was officially published in 2010 and the Cracker the Crab and the Sideways Afternoon.
Michael Cogdill WYFF
Previously before retiring Michael worked at WYFF for three decades and two years that was from March 1989 to November 2021. At the station, he anchored the 6:00 and 11:00 news. Additionally, he served as a writer, speaker, and also long-form reporter. Previously, he worked in Georgia as a reporter and anchor at WRDW-TV.
Prior to WRDW-TV, Michael worked as an anchor at WWAY-TV. Upon graduating from the university, his first job was in North Carolin at WECT-TV, an NBC- affiliated TV station where he was hired as a news anchor.
Michael Cogdill Net Worth
It is quite obvious that he has garnered a desirable amount of wealth over the years from his profession as an author and journalist. Michael’s average net worth is $8 million.
Is Michael Cogdill Married
Yes. Michael is happily married to his beautiful, devoted, and supportive wife Jill Kremer. The two have been living under one roof since they exchanged their wedding vows in July 1985.
How Old Is Michael Cogdill
He was born to his dedicated and hardworking parents on June 11, 1961, in Asheville, North Carolina, United States of America. Therefore, Michael is 61 years old.