Cheryl graduated from Lindblom technical high school in 1980.and again Cheryl graduated from the university of Illinois at champaign-Urbana where she received her B.S in psychology and biology. As a child, she was a good athlete and took part in games like high jump and running for her school's team.
Cheryl burton is a journalist as well as a news presenter. She married her boyfriend Jim rose a sports reporter at ABC channel after having an affair for quite a long time. Later the couple couldn't regularize their relationship and ended up with a divorce after 9 years of their marriage.
She is rewarded with lots of prestigious awards like; Procter and gamble in 2009, Thurgood marshall award in 2004 and many others throughout her career. she is an active volunteer for girls and boys club of America. she is also a board member of life with lupus Guild.
Burton net worth by 2015 is U. S $ 30 million. Due to her net worth, she succeeded to rise up to the rich famous journalist group in American media. She is expected to get a huge amount of salary from her journalism career. She is an African American by ethnicity and holds an American nationality. The journalist has a huge fan following in social media as well.