Kendis Gibson Biography

Updated On Jan 28, 2019 Published On Jan 28, 2019
Facts of Kendis Gibson
Date of Birth: 1978 , September-6
Birth Nation: United States
Name Kendis Gibson
Birth Name Kendis Gibson
Nick Name Gibson
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Belize Central America
Ethnicity Afro-American
Profession Reporter
Working For ABC News
Net Worth Estimated around $1 million
Salary Around $50k
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Face Color Dusky Complextion
Famous for News Report
Married No
Awards Emmy Awards
Online Presence Twitter, Instagram, Facebook
TV Show ABC News
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Kendis Gibson is an Emmy Awards winning American anchor and reporter for NBC News and MSNBC. Gibson has reported on various topics which include Concorde, the Grammy, Academy Awards, and the September 11 attacks. He has also anchored World News Now and America This Morning.

Kendis Gibson's Early Life and Education

Gibson was born in Belize Central America on the 6th September 1978 under the birth sign of Virgo. He has not revealed information about his family, siblings, and parents. He is of American and belongs to the Afro-American ethnicity. 

Gibson enrolled at the State University of New York and graduated in 1994 with Bachelor' Degree of Arts in Political Science.

Kendis Gibson's Career

Kendis Gibson started his professional journalism career as a reporter at NBC station and has now worked for many television channels like CNN, NBC, WTXF, MSNBC, ABC, and many others.


Gibson started his career as a reporter at the NBC station in Rochester, NY. He then moved to WTXF as the morning anchor and reporter. While at NBC he reported on some biggest stories which include Concorde. He also won two Emmy Awards for sports feature an outstanding new/is reporting.


In 2002, Gibson joined CNN and CNN Headline News as an entertainment anchor. He was also the occasional news anchor seen nationally. Throughout his anchoring career, he also made rounds on red carpets including Grammys and Academy Awards.

He even an evening news anchor for KSWB-TV news in San Diego, California and became the weekend anchor on MSNBC live.


Gibson joined CBS News as an entertainment correspondent in June 2010. A year later he joined WJLA.

In 2013, Gibson left WJLA-TV to join ABC News as a correspondent. He also co-anchored for World News Now and America This Morning until January 2019.

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Kendis Gibson's Personal Life

Moving on to his personal life, Gibson seems to be very secretive about his personal information as there are no reposts regarding his marriage, wife, and children. He is most probably single and not married.

He was once rumored to be gay by sexual orientation as his relationship status is hidden from everyone. However, he denied all the rumors regarding him being gay.

As Gibson is currently focusing on his career, hopefully, he might open up about his love life in the near future.

Kendis Gibson's Net Worth and Salary

Gibson has worked on for numerous television channels and has earned a huge fortune. As of early 2019, Kendis Gibson's net worth is reported to be around $1 million. Back in 2017/18, his net worth was estimated $800,000.

Likewise, the average salary of a news anchor ranges from $83,300 to $875,000 depending on the market size. So we can assume that Gibson is paid in a good sum.

Kendis has dusky complexion matching his personality. His eye and hair color is Black. 23.6k fans on Instagram follow him, likewise, 20.4k on Twitter and 7.2k on Facebook as of January 2019.

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Born in Central America

September 6 , 1978

Gibson was born in Belize Central America on the 6th September 1978. His nationality is American and ethnicity Afro-American. His birth sign is Virgo. 

Graduated from State University


Gibson enrolled in the State University of New York at Oswego. He graduated from the university with bachelors in Political Science. 

Joined CNN News


Gibson joined CNN and CNN Headline News as an entertainment anchor and also an occasional news anchor nationally. He also made rounds on the red carpet including Grammys and Academy Awards. 

Joined CBS News


Gibson joined CBS News as a correspondent in June 2010. He then joined WJLA a year later. 

Estimated to be $1 Million


As of 2019, Gibson's net worth is estimated to be $1 million. The average salary of a news anchor ranges from $83,300 to $875,000.