Meg Gatto Bio-Wiki

Meg Gatto is an Edward R. Murrow award-winning American reporter/anchor working at WVUE FOX 8 News in New Orleans as the evening news anchor. She anchors FOX 8 News at 5 pm & 10 pm alongside Lee Zurik.

Meg Gatto Age, Birthday

Gatto was born on the 29th of March in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, hence, celebrates her birthday on the 29th of March every year, and her zodiac sign is Aries. However, her actual date of birth will be updated soon as reliable data are out.

Meg Gatto Parents/Siblings

Gatto was born and raised to parents in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Her parents are graduates of Loyola University.  However, she has not exposed any further detail about her parent or whether she is a single child or has any siblings for now with whom she shared her girlhood.

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Meg Gatto Education

Talking about her educational background, Meg graduated from Loyola University earning a degree in Broadcast Journalism.

Meg Gatto Husband, Children

When discussing her married life, Meg is happily married to Travers Mackel, an anchor at WDSU News at 4 & 5 PM Monday through Friday. The couple are proud parents of two daughters namely Finley Elizabeth Mackel and Ellison Grace. Finley Elizabeth was born on the 24th of March 2019 and her sister Ellison Grace was born in February 2021.

Meg Gatto Career

Gatto works at WVUE FOX 8 News in New Orleans as the evening news anchor. She anchors FOX 8 News at 5 pm & 10 pm alongside Lee Zurik.  Meg also conducts the FOX 8 Defenders, working with the National Council of Jewish Women to report on society’s most pressing consumer-related complaints. As part of her work with the FOX 8 Defenders, her investigations uncovered the horrific living conditions at an apartment complex owned by a religious non-profit and assisted many neighbors deal with problems from sporadic trash pick-up to blighted pools. Her investigations into the religious non-profit that has the apartment complex in New Orleans, honored her with a Suncoast Regional Emmy nomination.

After graduating, Meg worked in Harrisonburg, Virginia,  and after two years she made the move back to New Orleans. During her time at WVUE-TV, she has been honored with a regional Edward R. Murrow honor for an investigation into the New Orleans Police Department. Meg also earned many New Orleans Press Club honors for breaking news stories of the year, general news, best government/political reporting, and others. She has also been nominated for countless Suncoast Regional Emmy honors including one for an investigation into the Crimestoppers organization. Meg has also been celebrated for her work by the Louisiana Associated Press awards

Over the years, she has covered several high-profile stories including the Danziger Bridge trial, the BP oil spill, the murder of former Saints player Will Smith, the mass shooting at Virginia Tech, and countless tropical storms and hurricanes. In her spare time, Meg enjoys expending time with her husband and children.

Meg Gatto Height

Gatto has an estimated height of 5 feet 6 inches tall equaling 1.68 meters.

Meg Gatto Salary

She has an estimated annual salary ranging from $ 94, 575 K to $ 195, 245 K.

Meg Gatto’s Net Worth

Gatto has an approximate net worth of $ 1 Million- $ 5 Million. However, her profession as an anchor/reporter is her primary source of income.

Is Meg Gatto on Instagram, Twitter, or TikTok?

You can follow her via Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram. Meg doesn’t appear to have public Facebook, TikTok, or Snapchat accounts currently.

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Lee Zurik Bio, Age, WVUE-TV, Height, Parents, Husband, Net Worth, Career, and Salary

Tricia Macke Bio, Age, WXIX-TV, Height, Parents, Husband, Net Worth, Career, and Salary