Matt Rascon Bio, Wiki, WKYC, Age, Height, Partner, Kids, Family, Income, and Net Worth

Matt Rascon Biography

Matt Rascon is an American Anchor and Reporter working for WKYC in Cleveland, Ohio as an Anchor and reporter. He joined the station in April 2023.

Matt Rascon
Matt Rascon

Matt Rascon Age / Birthday

Rascon was born on July 26, he manages to keep information regarding his year of birth away from the limelight. It is therefore not known how old he is at the moment. Judging from his appearance, he might be in his 40s. Furthermore, he celebrates his birthday on July 26 every year.

Matt Rascon Height / Measurements

Rascon is of average body stature and stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.

Matt Rascon Partner/ Wife

Rascon is happily married to his loving wife Merissa. Matt and his wife Marisa chose to explore career prospects in different cities. Over several years, they relocated from San Diego to Boston and eventually returned to Salt Lake City, while also expanding their family during this journey.

Matt Rascon Kids / Children

Rascon together with his wife are proud parents to five daughters Namely; Taylor, Jocelyn, Lyna, and Abigail, and June born in 2003.

Matt Rascon Family / Relatives

Rascon was born in San Antonio and raised in Los Angeles, Miami, and Houston, where his parents still live. Matt comes from a family deeply rooted in the media industry. His father, Art Rascon, boasts a long-standing career as an anchor and reporter. During Matt’s formative years, the family relocated numerous times due to his father’s job, residing in various markets such as San Antonio, Los Angeles, and Miami, before finally settling in Houston. In Houston, his father rose to prominence as one of the main anchors at ABC13. Notably, Matt’s uncle, Dan Rascon, shares the same profession as an anchor. Furthermore, Matt’s brother, Jacob, has also followed suit and pursued a career in the media business.

Matt Rascon Education

Matt earned his bachelor’s degree in Communications from Brigham Young University. Following graduation, he relocated with his family from the mountains to the sunny beaches of San Diego. There, he embarked on a career as a multimedia journalist, covering various topics such as court cases, wildfires, and corruption. During his college years, Matt took a hiatus to serve as a missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, spending two years in South Africa and Botswana.

Matt Rascon Career

Rascon became a part of the 3News team in April 2023, taking on roles as both a reporter and anchor. Matt’s journey into journalism began in the news industry and took shape as a radio reporter in Rexburg, Idaho. His transition to television occurred in Utah, where he hosted a national cable show on BYUtv, anchored for KBYU-TV, and served as a multimedia journalist at ABC4 in Salt Lake City.

After relocating to Boston with his family, he worked as a reporter and anchor, covering a wide range of topics from national politics to protests and nor’easters. Returning to Utah, where his television career originated, Matt garnered multiple Emmys for his reporting. During this time, he contributed to the development of KSL+, the station’s inaugural digital-only news program and podcast, which he wrote, edited, and anchored.

His passion for travel led him to spend significant periods living and studying in Guatemala and Paraguay during high school, and later in South Africa and Botswana for two years as a missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. He also lived in China for six months, teaching English alongside his wife. During his leisure time, Matt enjoys watching movies, climbing, exploring the outdoors, and cherishing moments with his wife and daughters.

Matt Rascon Salary

Rascon receives an annual income ranging between $30,000 and $90,000.

Matt Rascon Net Worth

Through Rascon’s career as an Anchor and Reporter, he has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges between $1 Million and $ 5 Million.

Matt Rascon WKYC

Rascon works with  WKYC where he serves alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Isabel Lawrence
  2. Kaitor Kay
  3. Nick Camino
  4. Monica Robins
  5. Leon Bibb
  6. Kierra Cotton
  7. Austin Love
  8. Bri Buckley
  9. Lydia Esparra
  10. Betsy Kling
  11. Carmen Blackwell
  12. Maureen Kyle
  13. Dave Chudowsky
  14. Danielle Wiggins
  15. Hollie Strano
  16. Matt Wintz
  17. Anthony Copeland
  18. Lynna Lai

Matt Rascon Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram

Rascon is active on his social media accounts. He has about 1.4k followers on his Facebook Page, about 2.1k followers on his Twitter account, and around 1k followers on his Instagram account.

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