A prominent name in the journalism industry, Carol Costello has covered four presidential inaugurations and interviewed a few former US presidents which include President George H.W. Bush, President Jimmy Carter, President Ronald Reagan and President Bill Clinton. Honored with a number of awards, the intelligent and bold journalist has been enjoying a successful career that has spanned more than two decades. The veteran anchor is currently serving CNN as an anchor of CNN Newsroom.
Journalist Carol Costello surely knows how to steal the thunder
1961 born Carol celebrates her birthday on 11th of October. The elegant lady made her foray into the journalism industry soon after completing her university education, joining WAKR-TV in Akron Ohio. Throughout her tenure in the station, she received several accolades.
After gaining some work experiences, she walked out from the station to join WSYX and WBNS 10-TV. From 1992 to 1995, she served the WBAL-TV.
Since October 2001, Carol Costello is serving CNN. At CNN, she has contributed to The Situation Room and has hosted CNN Daybreak.
Courageous anchor, Costello has previously served as a host at the CNN Headline News & also presented the Good Morning Washington. She was a part of coverage of Hurricane Katrina.
Adding more to her resume, she covered the Casey Anthony Trial, the inauguration of Barack Obama, the Virginia Tech Massacre, and the 2008 presidential election. She got an opportunity to run with the Olympic torch before the Atlanta Olympics.
Carol Costello is enjoying every bit of success she has earned
Throughout her tenure at CNN, Carol has interviewed some of the prominent figures of the country including George H. W. Bush and Bill Clinton. Before this, she hosted the CNN Daybreak and was a correspondent and newscaster on American Morning.
She has been honored multiple times for her distinctive works. She received an Emmy Award in 1991 for covering crack and cocaine. She received a UPI Awards and an array of Associated Press awards along with 1993 Emmy nomination. Reportedly, she has accumulated a net worth of three million dollars.
Carol Costello is married for sixteen years now
Native of Minerva, Ohio, Carol Costello came into this world as the second child of David Costello and Sherlyn. Enjoying her childhood along with three siblings, she attended Minerva High School. She eventually joined the Kent State of University and studied Journalism.
Like many prominent figures, the highly successful media person Costello is quite protective about her private life. However, her marriage is not hidden from the media’s eyes.
Happily wedded to Dr. Timothy Law Synder since 2000, she does not have children yet. She lives with her husband in their home in Baltimore.
Though 54 by age, Carol’s face shows no sign of aging which has stir up the rumor of plastic surgery. However, nothing is confirmed yet. She stands with a height of 5’8″.The talented lady has come a long way since she stepped in this field and still has a lot to accomplish.