Steve Savard Biography and Wiki
Steve Savard is an American sports anchor and Emmy award-winning journalist who currently serves as the evening anchor at KOLR, Channel 10 in Springfield, Missouri. Savard previously worked as the former “Voice of the St. Louis Rams” from 1999 to 2015. He was the lead news anchor and former sportscaster at KMOV in St. Louis, Missouri.
Steve has won six Emmy Awards, including best sportscaster. He switched from sports to become a news anchor in February 2013.
Steve Savard Age and Birthday
The American news anchor is thought to be in his mid 50’s or early 60’s as of 2021. His exact date of birth is still under review and will be updated soon.
Steve Savard Height
Savard appears to be quite tall, He stands at an estimated 6 feet 1 inch (1.85m) with moderate weight.
Steve Savard Education
Steve attended and graduated from Parkway North High School. He then proceeded to Northwest Missouri State University where he graduated with a degree in Journalism and English in 1986. Further details regarding his academic credentials will be updated when revealed.
Steve Savard Family, Parents, Siblings
Savard is the proud son of late Elizabeth Savard also known as “Betty” and his father whose identity is unknown. His mom celebrates her birthday on July 4. He grew up in the United States alongside his two siblings. Steve’s brother worked as a TV weathercaster in Joplin. He encouraged him to venture into the journalism industry. Further details regarding his family will be updated soon.
Steve Savard Wife, Is He Married?
Moving on to her marital affairs, the famed news anchor is happily married to her beautiful wife, Jennifer Savard. Steve is a stepdad to David and Brett. However, details regarding their wedding have not yet been made public. We are keeping tabs and we will update his partners’ details soon.
Steve Savard Salary
According to CBS estimates, Savard receives an average annual salary ranging from $27,300 to $77,500. His contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.
Steve Savard Net Worth
Steve Savard has an estimated net worth ranging from $300,000 to $700,000 as of 2021. This amount is from his extensive career as a journalist among other investments.
Steve Savard KOLR-TV
KOLR, channel 10, is a CBS-affiliated television station licensed to Springfield, Missouri, United States. Steve joined the KOLR-TV News team on May 14, 2021, as the news evening news anchor. He now anchors KOLR’s 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. newscasts as well as 10 p.m newscasts.
Steve Savard Sacked
Steve was among 16 people laid off from KMOV on September 17, 2020; both in and outside the newsroom. Savard had been part of the KMOV news team for more than 26 years. KMOV, channel 4, is a CBS-affiliated television station licensed to St. Louis, Missouri.
The sacking occurred due to a large drop in advertising volume due to the pandemic and ensuing recession, according to an email sent Thursday to employees and obtained by the Post-Dispatch.