Carol Clarke Biography
Carol Clarke is an American anchor/reporter working for WYFF News 4 Today in Greenville, South Carolina. She joined the station in the year 1985.
Carol Clarke Age
Carol was born in Michigan, Upper Peninsula. She likes to keep her personal life private and hence has not yet disclosed the year and month she was born. However, she might be in her 60’s.
Carol Clarke Height
Clarke stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches tall.
Carol Clarke Family
Clarke has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight hence she has not disclosed any information about her parents. It is also not known if Clarke has any siblings.
Carol Clarke Husband- Children
Carol is married to Arlen Clarke. The couple tied the knot in September 2018 in Downtown Greenville. Together they have two grown children. At home, you’ll find her in the kitchen cooking.
Carol Clarke Net Worth
Clarke has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million -$5 Million which she has earned through her career as a journalist.
Carol Clarke Salary
Clarke earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Carol Clarke Career
Clarke serves at WYFF News 4 Today as a News Anchor and Health/Medical Reporter. She anchors the 6 and 11 o’clock newscasts. She serves the upstate of South Carolina, western North Carolina, and northeastern Georgia. While in college, she spent part of her senior year researching British Mass Media. In Marquette, Michigan, and Rochester, New York, Carol served as an anchor/reporter. After all, a brush with frostbite in Rochester made her realize that living in a warmer setting could suit her better, and she gladly accepted an anchor position at WYFF New 4 in 1985.
She found her niche in wellness and medical news, after specializing in crime and business reporting. Carol has received a number of prizes, including a 2009 Peabody award for her work on “Chronicle: Paul’s Gift.” For a series, she did on the textile industry in Taiwan and Hong Kong, she has also won numerous Emmys, three National Headliner Awards, and the Champion-Tuck Economics Prize for Business Reporting. She was inducted into the NATAS Silver Circle as well. When coming to her education, she is a proud graduate of Richmond College in England.
The South Carolina Broadcaster’s Association awarded her the Masters Award, one of its highest honors, in 2007. It “acknowledges lifetime achievements of on-air broadcasters who have made significant contributions to broadcasting in South Carolina and who personify high broadcast industry standards within their communities.” Every weekday at 6 and 11 Carol continues to report on health and medical issues through her famous segment 4 Your Health.” with her co-anchor Michael Cogdill.
Clake is working at WYFF where she works alongside other famous WYFF anchors and reporters including;
- Parella Lewis
- Dale Gilbert
- Cedric Haynes
- Chris Justus
- Julia Morris
- Hannah Ward
- Nigel Robertson
- Jane Robelot
- Gabrielle Komorowski
- Geoff Hart
- Dana Griffin
- Micheal Cogdill
Carol Clarke Social Media Platforms
Clarke is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She has over 1.7k followers on Twitter, over 16 followers on Instagram, and over 17.7k followers on Facebook.