Micah Materre

Micah Mattere is an American TV personality. She works at one of the top news channels in America as a news anchor and a journalist. She has worked with different channels over the past 20 years and earned a fair share of fame.

Personal Life

Micah Mattere was born to Louise and Jeanne on 9th November 1962 in Chicago. Her father, Louise, used to be an administrator at a school. Her mother was also a working woman and used to work as an insurance broker. Micah’s biography depicts her success in her field. The facts about her childhood and early education are unavailable. She, however, went to Drake University for her higher studies. She graduated in 1983.

After Micah's graduation, she took an internship opportunity at WBEZ radio station in Chicago. This internship got her the opportunity to work as a producer in radio. She worked as a radio producer for 6 years. Mattere didn’t abandon her studies and went to attend Northwestern University. She completed her master’s degree in journalism. As she completed her degree, more opportunities headed her way. She did hard work to reach her destination.

As far as her relationship status is concerned, she is a happily married woman. She is in a committed relationship with her husband Kelvin Jackson since they got married in the year 1995. Her husband is also associated with the TV and showbiz industry. He is a professional photographer and a videographer. They are the happy parents of two children who are named McKenzie and Louis. Micah has also revealed that her husband has a son from his previous relationship. There is no information about her husband’s previous relationship, however, Micah has never gone through a divorce.


Before becoming a successful journalist and anchorperson, Mica worked on radio. She did an internship at a radio station which led her to become a radio producer. She was offered another internship in Chicago at WBBM channel where she started her journey to become a news anchor. She was given an opportunity to join WGN-TV in Chicago in the year 1998. She became the medical reporter for this channel. Micah also worked as a co-anchor for the morning news bulletin.

Other than being a medical reporter at WGN-TV, she covered various top stories and news including former U.S. President Barak Obama’s first inauguration ceremony. She also works as a co-producer and reporter for WGN-TV’s program Chicago’s Very Own. She hosts another program on WGN-TV called People to People.

According to her work history, she has also worked for a brief period of time in Detroit at WJBK-TV. Mattere has also won various awards for her great services in the media, including an Emmy Award. She has been working for 34 years since her first internship. She is currently working as a news anchor at WGN-TV. Considering her long, successful career, she must worth a lot. Her estimated net worth is around 500 thousand dollars.

Last Modified: Mar 6, 2020

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