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Mike Benner Bio, KGW, Height, Age, Relatives, Spouse, Salary, and Net Worth

Profile

Mike Benner Biography

Mike Benner is an American in the journalism field who works for KGW as a reporter in Portland, Oregon, specializing in general assignment reporting. He was an anchor and reporter at WJFW-TV (NBC) in Rhinelander, Wisconsin. Mike joined the KGW team in April 2008.

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Mike Benner Height

Benner stands at a rough height of 5 feet and 7 inches.

Mike Benner Age

Benner keeps his birthdate and year away from the limelight. Nonetheless, we will update this information once available.

Personal Life

Mike Benner Relatives and Family

Benner was raised in St. Louis, Missouri, and keeps information regarding his family and relatives away from the public eye. However, we will update this information once it’s available to the public.

Mike Benner Spouse and Children

Benner is happily married and has been blessed with three kids. Together, they reside in Portland.

Mike Benner Education

Benner attended Indiana University, where he graduated with a journalism degree.

Professional Life

Mike Benner Career

Benner works for KGW as a reporter in Portland, Oregon, specializing in general assignment reporting. Mike was an anchor and reporter at WJFW-TV (NBC) in Rhinelander, Wisconsin. He joined the KGW team in April 2008.

Mike has received several Emmy nominations during his time as a general assignment reporter at KGW. He has written about innumerable significant stories. He covered the Kyron Horman disappearance, which attracted widespread media interest.

Mike was dispatched to Scottsdale, Arizona, in 2011 to cover the Oregon Ducks’ National Championship game, but he was unable to spend much time there.

In order to cover the mass shooting at the town hall meeting hosted by the late Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, he was sent to Tucson. The incident, according to Mike, was one of the most challenging things he has ever had to report on.

Mike experimented with radio and television during his time in college. He oversaw both the news and sports departments of WIUS, the school radio station. His favorite memory is announcing an NCAA tournament game between Indiana and Alabama on Boston’s renowned parquet floor.

Mike Benner Net Worth

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

Mike Benner Salary

Benner receives an approximate annual salary of $110, 000

Mike Benner Social Media

Benner has active social media platforms, i.e. Facebook. He has a following of over 8.1K on Facebook.

KGW

At KGW, Benner works with his fellow journalists and meteorologists;

  1. aural Porter
  2. David Molko
  3. Christine Pitawanich
  4. Pat Dooris
  5. Ashley Korslien
  6. Orlando Sanchez
  7. Matt Zaffino
  8. Rod Hill
  9. Chris McGinness
  10. Joe Raineri 
  11. Kyle Iboshi
  12. Katherine Cook