Liz Bishop Biography
Liz Bishop is an American anchor/reporter working for CBS6 – WRGB in Albany, New York. She has been serving as a news anchor at the CBS6 News team for her entire adult life. She joined the station in 1975.
Liz Bishop Age
Liz likes to keep her personal life private hence has not yet disclosed the year and month she was born. However, she might be in her 60’s.
Liz Bishop Height
Bishop stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches tall.
Liz Bishop Family
Liz 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 Liz has any siblings.
Liz Bishop Husband
Liz is very private about her personal life therefore it is not known if she is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of her being in any past relationship with anyone.
Liz Bishop Net worth
Bishop has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million -$5 Million which she has earned through her career as an anchor.
Liz Bishop Salary
Bishop earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Liz Bishop Career
Bishop serves at CBS6 – WRGB as a news anchor. She has successfully created a patrol segment in conjunction with law enforcement not forgetting her co-anchoring roles on CBS6 News at 6 pm, 6:30 pm, 10 pm, and 11 pm. Bishop has been holding the role of an anchor her entire adult life. She began her career in September 1973, when she served as a weekend sports anchor at a TV station. During her long career, she has had a wide range of assignments.
Liz joined an elite group of broadcasters when she was inducted into the New York State Broadcaster’s Hall of Fame in June 2016. She shares platforms with luminaries like Mike Wallace, Walter Cronkite, and Barbara Walters.
Have you ever heard of the “first all-woman newscast?” she is one of the pioneers, she also made a milestone to be among the first women reporter allowed in the New York Yankee locker room after courts opened its doors to women reporters. Her first live remote coverage took place in the capital region when she broadcast the inauguration of George Deukmejian of Menands as Governor of California. She also interviewed then-senate candidate Hillary Clinton that featured in David Letterman Show.
Bishop is not exceptional in awards, she has won numerous for her reporting including three Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards; an NYS Emmy, and more than a dozen nominations; along with several prestigious NYS Associated Press Broadcast Awards for General Excellence in Reporting. Bishop enjoys community involvement as a telethon host, emcee, Board member, and campaign hair.
Liz Bishop CBS6/WRGB
Bishop is working at CBS6/WRGB where she works alongside other famous CBS6/WRGB anchors and reporters including;
- Leanne DeRosa
- Chet Davis
- Lynsey Smith
- Heather Kovar
- Craig Gold
- Melissa Lee
- Emily DeFeciani
- Alyssa Caroprese