Matt Reed’s Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Wife, WCVB, Salary, and Net Worth

Matt Reed is an American journalist who serves as a general assignment reporter for WCVB-TV in Boston, Massachusetts.

Matt Reed Biography

Matt Reed is an American journalist who serves as a general assignment reporter for WCVB-TV in Boston, Massachusetts.

Reed has covered stories across Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area, Fort Myers, Florida Area, London, the United Kingdom, Greater Boston Area, Waco, Texas Area, Providence, and Rhode Island Area.

Matt Reed Education

Reed attended Bishop Fenwick High School in Peabody, Massachusetts. Reed attended the University of Miami from 2007 to 2011. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Communication, Broadcast Journalism and also studied Theater Arts and Business Law. In 2011, she joined Boston University to pursue a Master of Science (M.S.) in Broadcast Journalism.

Reed interned at WPLG in Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area from June 2010 to August 2010. There, he assisted reporters in breaking news stories by interviewing witnesses and shooting B-roll. He also wrote for the 6 & 11 pm news broadcasts; helped producers prepare for newscasts.

Reed later interned at WFTX FOX 4 in Fort Myers, Florida Area from December 2010 to January 2011. Reed reported on stories throughout Lee and Collier Counties; three packages appeared on primetime broadcasts. He interned for WFOR | CBS Miami in Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area. Reed assisted the assignment desk; relayed information between reporters in the field and producers. He also learned the responsibilities and challenges of working in an owned-and-operated television station.

Matt Reed Career

Reed began his professional career in July 2012 as a London Olympics Correspondent at WBZ | CBS Boston in London, United Kingdom. While there, he reported in London during the 2012 Summer Olympics. Some of the stories he covered include Mitt Romney visiting London and Massachusetts resident, Kayla Harrison, becoming USA’s first gold medalist male or female in Olympic Judo. In September 2012, he joined 7 NEWS, WHDH-TV in Greater Boston Area. There, he wrote stories for the weekday and weekend evening newscasts, and updated reporter’s scripts. He also researched and monitored feeds to assist Executive Producer on the eve of Hurricane Sandy.

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Matt became an adjunct professor at Baylor University in August 2014 in Waco, Texas Area. He instructed the introductory journalism course ‘Beginning Reporting & Writing’. He also led discussions, and created and graded assignments focused on understanding the fundamentals of news writing and reporting for different mediums.

Reed served as a reporter, producer, and anchor at KCEN-TV in Waco, Texas Area from February 2013 to February 2015. He reported for the 2014 Lone Star Emmy-winning KCEN News Special ‘West Remembered’. He also did live coverage of the West Fertilizer Plant Explosion, the April 2nd Ft. Hood Shooting, and the Trial of Nidal Hassan. Matt was also the lead reporter for KCEN’s ‘Friday Night Lights’ and served as a news and sports fill-in anchor. Reed produced shot, wrote, and edited for weekend newscasts.

Reed joined WJAR-TV in Providence, Rhode Island Area in February 2015. There, he delivered live coverage of the Aaron Hernandez Trial, the Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Trial, and the New England Patriots. Matt shot, wrote, and edited news and sports. He also served as a fill-in anchor.

In October 2017, Reed joined WCVB-TV in Greater Boston Area as a reporter. He did live coverage of breaking news events which include the Merrimack Valley Gas Line disaster, Massachusetts’ COVID-19 emergency declaration, and extreme weather. He is a member of the “Jump Team” which provides support to Hearst stations during major news events.

Matt Reed Age

Reed likes to keep his personal life private and hence has not yet disclosed the year and month he was born. It is therefore not known when he celebrates his birthday. However, he might be in his 30s.

Matt Reed Height

Reed stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.

Matt Reed Family

Reed has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Matt has any siblings.

Matt Reed Wife

Matt is married to the love of her life Emily. The couple met in college at Boston University where Emily was also a journalism student. The couple tied the knot in 2018 and two years later, the couple welcomed a son named Henry Callum.

Matt Reed’s Net Worth

Reed has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through being a reporter and anchor.

Matt Reed Salary

Reed earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.

Matt Reed WCVB-TV

Reed works at WCVB where he works alongside other famous WCVB anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;

  1. Antoinette Antonio
  2. Shaun Chaiyabhat
  3. Jennifer Eagan
  4. Anthony Everett
  5. Ed Harding 
  6. Karen Holmes
  7. Doug Meehan
  8. Ted Reinstein
  9. Rhondella Richardson
  10. Mary Saladna
  11. Ben Simmoneau
  12. Maria Stephanos
  13. Erika Tarantal
  14. Katie Thompson
  15. Josh Brogadir
  16. Bob Halloran
  17. Duke Castiglione
  18. Mike Lynch
  19. David Bienick
  20. A.J. Burnett
  21. Kelly Ann Cicalese
  22. Sera Congi
  23. Harvey Leonard
  24. Brianna Borghi
  25. Naoko Funayama
  26. Sharman Sacchetti 
  27. Cindy Fitzgibbon
  28. Peter Eliopoulos
  29. Michael Page
  30. Mike Beaudet
  31. David Williams
  32. Danae Bucci
  33. Mike Wankum 
  34. Nicole Estaphan
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