Rob Cardwell Biography
Rob Cardwell is an American 7-time Emmy-winning reporter and news anchor working for WTVR in Richmond, Virginia as a morning anchor. He joined the station in January 2012.
Rob Cardwell Age / Birthday
Cardwell manages to keep information regarding his dates of birth away from the limelight. It is therefore not known when he celebrates his birthday and how old he is at the moment. Judging from his appearance, he might be in his 50s.
Rob Cardwell Height / Measurements
Cardwell is of average body stature and stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches.
Rob Cardwell’s Wife
Cardwell is lawfully wedded to his wife Debra. They met in Panama City Beach. The couple decided to leave the panhandle for the southern charm of Richmond in 2000. During his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Debra, and his son Jacob.
Rob Cardwell’s Kids / Children
Cardwell and his wife Debra are blessed with a son named Jacob. He manages to keep information regarding his kids away from the limelight. However, we will update this information about his children once it’s available.
Rob Cardwell’s Family / Relatives
Cardwell manages to keep information regarding his parents away from the limelight. Additionally, he shares no information regarding whether he has any siblings or not. We will update this information once it’s available.
Rob Cardwell’s Career
Cardwell works as a morning anchor at WTVR. He is originally from the beautiful city of Tampa, Florida. Cardwell joined the United States Air Force to pursue his dream of becoming a dentist, after graduating from Plant City High School. He chose a career change that was in order but after a couple of years elbow-deep in other people’s mouths.
He was accepted for cross-training in 1990 and became a distinguished graduate of the Armed Forces Defense Information School in Indianapolis, Indiana. Cardwell was shipped to Osan, South Korea by the Air Force where he was the DJ for a morning radio show (Good Morning, Osan!) and for the Armed Forces Korea Network television news in the afternoon produced news reports.
Cardwell was stationed at Tyndall AFB in Panama City, Florida in 1991. There, he left the Air Force and started working as a reporter and anchor for WJHG TV-7. He rode out hurricanes, during his seven years in the Florida panhandle. He reported crime, and local and state politics, and anchored both the morning and evening newscasts.
Additionally, he won individual and station Associated Press recognition. At that time, he freelanced for CBS radio, Live with Geraldo Rivera, Current Affair, CNN, and was the newsman for a local Talk Radio station.
He is involved with a number of annual local events and fund-raisers for state and community organizations and is a member of Ironbridge Baptist Church in Chester, Virginia. When he’s not working, he enjoys fishing, hiking, camping, and spending time with his family.
Rob Cardwell’s Salary
Cardwell receives an annual income ranging between $30,000 and $90,000.
Rob Cardwell’s Net Worth
Through Cardwell’s career as a morning anchor, he has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges between $1 Million and $ 5 Million.
Rob Cardwell WTVR News
Cardwell works with WTVR where he serves alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;
- Julie Bragg
- Jake Burns
- Caroline Coleburn
- Wayne Covil
- Antoinette Essa
- Bill Fitzgerald
- Laura French
- Joi Fultz
- Melissa Hipolit
- Reba Hollingsworth
- Brendan King
- Cameron Thompson
Rob Cardwell’s Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
Cardwell is active on his social media accounts. He has about 14k followers on his Facebook Page, about 3682 followers on his Twitter account, and around 380 followers on his Instagram account.