Chuck Goudie Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, ABC 7 Chicago, Net Worth, Salary and Twitter

Chuck Goudie Biography

Chuck Goudie is an American Investigative reporter currently working at ABC 7 as the chief investigative reporter for ABC 7 Eyewitness News since joining the station in 1990. Before, in 1980, he joined ABC 7 as a general assignment news reporter.

Chuck Goudie Age

Goudie is 65 years old as of 2021. He was born on January 17, 1956, in Suburban Detroit, Michigan. He celebrates his birthday on January 17th every year.

Chuck Goudie Height

Goudie stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.

Chuck Goudie Family

Goudie 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 Chuck has any siblings.

Chuck Goudie Wife 

Goudie is married to Teri Goudie who is a former ABC News producer and currently leads a media consulting and corporate crisis training company. The couple tied the knot in 1982 and they are blessed with five children and five grandchildren.

The couple has a daughter, Brittany Goudie who has followed Chuck’s footsteps by working on The Oprah Winfrey Show at the beginning of a broadcasting career. She as well manages music at Nashville-based Starstruck Entertainment and is now a producer of SiriusXM The Highway morning show with Storme Warren.

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Chuck Goudie Net Worth

Goudie has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as an investigative reporter.

The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Goudie.

How old is Chuck Goudie? 65 years old as of 2021
How tall is Chuck Goudie? 5 feet 7 inches
Who is Chuck Goudie married to? Teri Goudie
How much money does Chuck Goudie earn?   $45,000 – $110,500
How much is Chuck Goudie worth? $1 Million – $5 Million

Chuck Goudie Salary

Goudie earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.

Chuck Goudie Education

Goudie received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Telecommunications from Michigan State University.

Chuck Goudie Career

Goudie’s compelling and hard-hitting investigative reporting not only wins major awards but gets results. For instance, it was Goudie who first exposed the “Licenses-for-Bribes” investigation, revealing Illinois commercial drivers’ licenses being sold to hundreds of unqualified truckers. His innovative investigation prompted the FBI to go undercover, adding to dozens of federal corruption convictions all the way up to former Governor George Ryan.

His six-month investigation documenting accidents, negligence, and misconduct by top members of the Illinois State Police unit that cautioned then-Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich, evolved in the governor ordering a thorough state police overhaul.

Before, he served at WSOC-TV, North Carolina, the ABC affiliate in Charlotte, where he was the main sports anchor (1978-80) and general assignment reporter (1977-78). At the age of 12, he gained early television experience when he won a regular role on two weekly children’s shows on WXYZ-TV in Detroit, Michigan. (1968-72).

A member of Investigative Reporters and Editors, Goudie is a regular speaker at the organization’s international conference. However, he became Chicago/Midwest Father of the Year by the Father of the Year Council.

Chuck Goudie ABC7 Chicago

Goudie is currently working at ABC7 Chicago where he works alongside other famous ABC7 Chicago anchors and reporters including;

  1. Rob Elgas
  2. Alan Krashesky
  3. Stacey Sager
  4. David Novarro
  5. Val Warner
  6. Paul Meincke
  7. Diane Pathieu
  8. Eric Horng
  9. John Garcia
  10. Michelle Gallardo
  11. Evelyn Holmes
  12. Jessica D’Onofrio
  13. Sarah Schulte
  14. Leah Hope
  15. Janet Davies
  16. John Idler
  17. Samantha Chatman
  18. Jason Knowles
  19. Larry Mowry
  20. Mark Rivera
  21. Stacey Baca
  22. Dionne Miller
  23. Phil Schwarz
  24. Karen Jordan
  25. Ravi Baichwal
  26. Roz Varon
  27. Tracy Butler
  28. Jim Rose
  29. Terrell Brown
  30. Hosea Sanders
  31. Tanja Babich
  32. Cheryl Scott
  33. Judy Hsu
  34. Mark Giangreco
  35. Cheryl Burton
  36. Eric Thomas
  37. Kristen Sze
  38. Sandhya Patel
  39. Dan Noyes
  40. Chris Nguyen
  41. Mike Nicco
  42. Dion Lim
  43. Jobina Fortson
  44. Liz Kreutz
  45. Spencer Christian
  46. Dan Ashley
  47. Larry Beil
  48. Reggie Aqui
  49. Chris Alvarez
  50. Kumasi Aaron
  51. Drew Tuma

Chuck Goudie Award

He is the recipient of a National Edward R. Murrow Award for progressing Television News Reporting. He has also gained several reporting awards from the Associated Press; several Emmy awards from the Chicago Television Academy; Peter Lisagor awards from the Society for Professional Journalists and Herman Kogan awards from the Chicago Bar Association.

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