Steve Pickett Biography
Steve Pickett is an American Anchor working for CBS 11 Dallas KTVT-TV Dallas, Texas, United States serving as a Reporter and Anchor. He has been working for the station since March 1996 after working for KGW-TV Portland.
Steve Pickett Age
Pickett is 62 years old as of 2023. He was born in 1961 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States.
Steve Pickett Height
Pickett stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 5 inches.
Steve Pickett Family
Pickett was born and raised by his both parents in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States. However, Steve has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Steve has any siblings.
Steve Pickett Wife
Pickett is very private about his personal life therefore it is not known if he is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of Pickett being in any past relationship with anyone.
Steve Pickett’s Net Worth
Pickett has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a Reporter and Anchor at CBS11.
Steve Pickett Salary
Pickett earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Steve Pickett Education
Pickett went to the University of Oklahoma, joining in 1979 and graduating in 1983 with a Bachelor of Arts, Radio-TV-Film Bachelor of Arts, and Radio-TV-Film.
Steve Pickett Career
Pickett is an Emmy Award-winning journalist, nationally, Steve was recognized for his coverage of Public Education. In addition, Steve did reports from New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina emerged the “Best News Story” Katie Award from the Press Club of Dallas. In addition to that, he was the only broadcast journalist who got the 56th Brigade of the Texas National Guard at the time of Operation Iraqi Freedom. He further, went to Haiti in early 2010 with a group of Dallas physicians where they reported on the aftermath of the serious earthquake which took, place in Haiti that year.
Further, Steve has gained significant recognition for his comprehensive coverage of the Dallas Independent School District. This, in fact, makes him an important person as far as providing reliable and informative updates on the academic and educational developments are concerned especially in North Texas. Throughout his career, Steve has traversed various locations, including Portland, Fresno, Oklahoma City, and Wichita Falls. His role as a general assignment reporter has afforded him the opportunity to dig deeper into critical topics. Such topics include child neglect, race relations, domestic abuse, and crime. He has, therefore, been shedding light on these important issues with a thorough and insightful approach.
Good to note that Steve’s good job has not gone unrecognized, so far, he has been able to receive professional recognition from different organizations. Some of them include; The University of Oklahoma Black Alumni Society, The Poynter Institute, The Institute for Educational Inquiry, and The National Association of Black Journalists.
Steve Pickett Obituary
Pickett might be confused with another person bearing his name but the truth is he is alive, kicking, and in perfect health as of 2023.
Steve Pickett Social Media Platforms
He is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He has over 652 followers on Instagram.