Tuesday, May 28

Cherish Lombard Bio, WKRG, Height, Age, Relatives, Spouse, Salary, and Net Worth


Cherish Lombard Biography

Cherish Lombard is an American in the journalism field who works for WKRG as an anchor on the weeknights at WKRG News 5 at 4:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. and on WKRG News 5 at 9:00 p.m. on the Gulf Coast CW. Prior to coming on board in November 2014, Cherish was an anchor for WALA FOX 10.

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Cherish Lombard Height

Lombard stands at a rough height of 5 feet and 6 inches

Cherish Lombard Age

Lombard was born and grew up in Mobile; she celebrates her birthday every June 22. She keeps her year of birth away from the limelight. Thus, it is not when Lombard celebrates her birthday. Nonetheless, we will update this information once available.

Personal Life

Cherish Lombard Relatives and Family

Lombard keeps information regarding her family and relatives away from the public eye. However, we will update this information once it’s available to the public.

Cherish Lombard Spouse and Children

Lombard is happily married to her loving husband, Glen Johnson, who is also a media personality. The couple exchanged their vows on December 28, 2017, on Antigua Island. The couple has been blessed with two children: Fox, who was born in 2018, and Solstice, who was born on June 21, 2021. She posts a lot of pictures on social media, having a wonderful time with her family.

She claims to be from the Gulf Coast and that she and her husband are thrilled to raise their little child in this close-knit community. Along with their shared love of animals, they are the parents of three rescue dogs and one rescue cat.

Cherish Lombard Education

Lombard completed his education at Murphy High School before earning a BA in elementary education from the University of South Alabama.

Professional Life

Cherish Lombard Career

Lombard works for WKRG as an anchor on the weeknights at WKRG News 5 at 4:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. and on WKRG News 5 at 9:00 p.m. on the Gulf Coast CW. Prior to coming on board in November 2014, Cherish was an anchor for WALA FOX 10.

In 2001, she began her job at WABB FM while still a student at South. Her ascent through the ranks eventually led her to become the station’s first female co-host of Morning Drive, a part of “Matt, Jay, and Cherish.”

She was employed as a general assignment reporter in 2008 after catching the eye of the news director at a nearby TV station, where she began providing traffic reports. 2010 saw her advance to the position of inaugural host of Studio 10, the station’s brand-new entertainment and lifestyle program.

Cherish ventured out of her comfort zone in 2014 to accept a job as an anchor in Nashville, TN. Her involvement in some of the greatest breaking news items that made national headlines when she was there included the resignation of Nashville’s former mayor and the capture of the Waffle House gunman.

Leading the WKRN crew with an emphasis on the expanding Nashville cityscape was Cherish. Among the people she worked with at CMA Fest were Luke Bryan, Hayley Orrantia, and the Property Brothers. She also field-anchored throughout the Nashville Predators’ road to the Stanley Cup. She interviewed some of the biggest personalities in the country music industry, such as Garth Brooks, Keith Urban, Little Big Town, and Chris Stapleton, during her two years as the live presenter of the CMA Awards after-party.

Throughout her career, Cherish has volunteered for numerous nonprofits, such as the American Cancer Society, Susan G. Komen, American Heart Association, Girl Scouts of America, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts of America, March of Dimes, American Cancer Society, and Prevent Child Abuse America.

Cherish Lombard’s Net Worth

Lombard has garnered a net worth ranging from $1 million to $6 million during his successful career as a journalist.

Cherish Lombard Salary

Lombard receives an approximate annual salary of $110, 000 which she earns working as an anchor.

Cherish Lombard Social Media

Lombard has active social media platforms i.e. Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. She has a following of over 27K on Facebook, a following of over 4280 on Instagram, and a following of over 8502 on Twitter.


At WKRG, Lombard works alongside her fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists, such as;

  1. Peter Albrecht
  2. Drexel Gilbert
  3. Rose Ann Haven
  4. Ed Bloodsworth
  5. Bill Riales 
  6. John Nodar
  7. Jessica Taloney
  8. Caroline Carithers
  9. Devon Walsh
  10. Grant Skinner 
  11. Chad Petri
  12. Lexi Birmingham
  13. Dana Winter