Kris Van Cleave Bio, Wiki, Age, Education, Siblings, Family, Net worth, CBS News

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Kris Van Cleave Biography | Wikipedia

Who is Kris Van?

Kris Van Cleave an American journalist by profession has worked as the CBS News Transportation Correspondent since the year 2015 September and is based in Washington, DC. The Correspondent has been honored with 12 Regional Emmy Awards and 9 Edwards R. Murrow Awards in his career.

He started his television career as the producer of KTLA-TV/Tribunes nationally syndicated CyberGuy Report. He had served as a commentator at XETV/Fox6 News in California before moving to Colorado Springs at KOAA-TV as a reporter.

Cleave Age | Birthday

How old is Kris Van?

Kris Van celebrates his birthday on September 5th of every year. His zodiac sign is Virgo. Though his age and date of birth are publicly not revealed, we will keep you updated once information is gathered.

Kris Van Cleave Nationality | Ethnicity | Heritage

Kris Van is of American Nationality and has a White Ethnic background heritage.

Kris Van Cleave Education

Kris Van is a graduate of Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Southern California University.

Kris Van Cleave Parents | Family | Siblings

Kris Van was born and raised in the United States of America by his parents. Much of his family information is not public. Therefore information concerning his parents’ names and occupations is unavailable.

It is also not clear if he has siblings. Thus, more details concerning this section are currently under review. We will keep you updated once information is revealed.

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Is Karis Van married?

Kris is the most confident person when it comes to his life. It is therefore not known whether he is married or not and so much information about him having a wife is not revealed. Once evident information will be disclosed, we will keep you updated.


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Kris Van Cleave  Salary | Net worth

Ultimately, the annual salary that Kris receives ranges between $25k – $73k and a net worth of $300k- 500k dollars which includes his income, assets, and money. Kris’s career as a News Transportation journalist/correspondent is his primary source of income. He has always led a modest lifestyle.

Kris Van Cleave Height | Weight

Kris Van appears to be a bit tall in his photos. His actual height and other body measurements are yet in public but will be updated once revealed.

Kris Van Cleave CBS News

Kris Van began working as a reporter for CBS Newspath in 2014, the Network’s 24-hour television newsgathering service for CBS stations broadcasters around the world. The Boston Marathon bombing trial, the deadly derailment of Amtrak train 188, and the crash of Germanwings 9525 are the number of breaking news he has covered.

Van Cleave has 12 regional Emmy Awards and 9 regional Edward R. Murrow Awards under his belt. Other than that, Kris was also part of the reporters honored with the 2010 and 2014 National Edward R. Murrow Awards for breaking news coverage. In addition, Van received an Emmy Award for the best general assignment reporter for the D.C. regions in 2007 and 2010.

Kris was recognized and given the name “Best Reporter” in 2010 and 2011 by the Chesapeake Associated Press Broadcasters Association. The William Randolph Hearst Foundation, the San Diego Press Club, the D.C. Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, the Colorado Associated Press, and the University of Southern California have highly recognized the work of Van Kris.

Kris Van Cleave WJLA

Van served as a correspondent and anchor at WJLA-TV and NewsChannel 8 in Washington, D.C for about eight years. Moreso, he covered the mass shooting at Washington’s Navy Yard, the 2012 South Carolina GOP presidential primary, and the Virginia Tech massacre and also reported the death of Osama Bin Laden from outside the White House.

He also traveled to Afghanistan to cover local troops and broadcast from Haiti after the devastating earthquake and anchored NewsChannel 8’s 6:00 p.m. newscast.

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You can find Van on Twitter. 

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Kris Van Facebook

It is not evident whether he has a Facebook account or not.

Kris Van Cleave  Wedding

The research done shows that Kris Van has never wedded since even the spouse is not known.

Kris Van Cleave Residence

Kris Van is known to be living in Washington, DC, in the USA.