Michelle Miller Is ‘CBS This Morning’ Host & Mother Of 2- Bio, Age, Net Worth, Husband, Married

Michelle Miller, a CBS News correspondent

An American correspondent and anchor, Michelle Miller has an association with CBS News since 2004. The Howard University graduate currently works as co-anchor of the Saturday edition of CBS This Morning. Furthermore, Miller has career stints at The CBS Evening News Weekend Editions and CBS News Up to the Minute.

In her career with CBS, Miller has covered national as well as international news including the death of George Floyd(funeral), George Zimmerman trial, shooting at Chardon High School in Ohio, the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton, and the Presidental election (2016 & 2020).

Raised in Los Angeles, Michelle’s professional journalism career began in 1988 as an intern for The Minneapolis Star-Tribune. The 1998 Edward R. Murrow Award winner is on the advisory board of Scripps Howard School of Journalism and School of American Ballet.

Husband Is A F0rmer Mayor- Do They Have Children?

Along with Miller’s successful career journey, her well-wishers are curious about her married life too. Michelle enjoys a blissful marital relationship with her husband of 2 decades, Marc Morial.

Michelle and Marc married in 1999 and are together ever since. Together with her husband, she is the mother of 2 children: Mason Morial (b. 2002) and Margeaux Morial (b. 2005).

Michelle Miller and her husband Marc Morial
Michelle Miller and her husband Marc Morial

Her spouse Morial currently serves as the President & CEO of the New York-based civil rights organization National Urban League. Moreover, he was formerly the mayor of New Orleans, tenure of 1994 to 2002.

Michelle Miller- Nationality And Education

Born and raised in Los Angeles, California, Michelle Miller (b. December 8, 1967 ) is an American by nationality and has mixed ethnicity. She has 5 siblings: 2 sisters (Kris-Anne and Cheryl) and 3 brothers (Jason, Ross, and Jonathan).

In 1989, Miller graduated from Howard University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism. Her father Dr. Ross Matthew Miller and grandmother Beatrice Bessie Burson (Miller) were alum of the University. No detail on Michelle’s mother is out.

Later, she enrolled at the University of New Orleans and earned an M.A. degree in Urban Studies in 1997.

Fact: Miller’s father Ross, a surgeon, and civic leader, was the first to arrive at the assassination site of then-Senator Robert F. Kennedy, when Kennedy was shot on June 5, 1968.

Career In Journalism

While at Howard University, Michelle Miller worked as an intern at Nightline and the Minneapolis Star Tribune in 1988. Thereafter, upon her graduation, she joined Los Angeles Times as a reporter in 1989 and worked for a year.

After that, Miller began working as a general assignment editor and news reporter for Santa Ana, California-based Orange County Newschannel for more than 2 years.

In 1993, following her move to Columbia, South Carolina, the American journalism figure served as reporter and anchor at WIS-TV. Then at New Orleans-based WWL-TV, a CBS-News affiliate in 1994 (until 2003).

Moreover, between 1998 to 2003, she worked at Dillard University as an adjunct professor of journalism and mass communications. Miller also taught at Drew University, Howard University, Loyola University, and Louisiana State University.

Miller Joined CBS and Became ‘CBS This Morning’ Correspondent

In 2004, Michelle Miller along with her husband moved to New York and subsequently, joined B.E.T. Nightly News as well as CBS News. By 2005, she became the CBS News’ northeast bureau correspondent.

Over the years, Miller records her stints as a substitute anchor on The CBS Evening News Weekend Editions and CBS News Up to the Minute.

The 1998 Edward R. Murrow Award-winning journalist saw a big break in her career after being co-anchor of CBS This Morning: Saturday Edition in 2018. Ever since she co-hosts the broadcast with Dana Jacobson and Jeff Glor (joined in 2019).

Miller with her CBS This Morning co-anchors Jeff Glor (mid) and Dana Jacobson (right)
Miller with her CBS This Morning co-anchors Jeff Glor (mid) and Dana Jacobson (right)

While at CBS, Miller has covered many notable stories: the death of George Floyd, the shooting at Chardon High School, and the Newtown Massacre.

Moreover, she provided coverage of events such as Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wedding, the Commemoration of the 50th anniversary of March in Washington, and the 2016 & 2020 Presidental election.

In 2019, she won a Gracie Award for reporting ‘48 Hours’: Live to Tell: Trafficked’, a hidden world of sex trafficking. Throughout these years, Michelle has interviewed many global leaders as well as celebrities; Bill Clinton, Oprah Winfrey, Denzel Washington to name a few.

Net Worth Of Michelle Miller In 2020

Online sources estimate that the 52-year-old CBS News correspondent Miller owns around $1 million net worth. She stepped into journalism by her at Howard in the late 80s, which counts already 3 decades of a professional career.

Since 2004, Michelle is associated with CBS News and became co-anchor of the Saturday edition of CBS This Morning in 2018. Allegedly, Michelle Miller makes a salary of $102,000 per year, while the annual salary at CBS is within the range of $30K – $85K.

Michelle Miller Career Beside Journalism

Miller is the founding member of the Women’s Leadership Initiative for the United Way of New Orleans. In addition to that, she serves as a board member for the School of American Ballet. 

She was on the advisory board of Scripps Howard School of Journalism (Hampton University) and was VP of YWCA of Greater New Orleans. Formerly, Michelle also served as the President of the Black Journalists Association of Southern California and New Orleans Association of Black Journalists.

Her other career stint includes as an advisory board member of the Greater New York Chapter of the Links, Inc.


  • Who Are Michelle Miller Parents?
    Miller’s father (late) Dr. Ross Matthew Miller was a surgeon and civic leader, while the detail on her mother is yet to be out.
  • What Is Michelle Miller Age? 
    Born on December 8, 1967, Michelle is 53 years old in 2020.
  • How Tall Is ‘CBS This Morning’ Anchor Miller?
    Miller is 5 feet 8 inches tall.
  • What Is Her Nationality?
    Michelle is an American. Her birthplace is Los Angeles, California, the USA.
  • Who Is Michelle Miller Husband?
    Her husband Marc Morial is the President & CEO of the National Urban League and former New Orleans mayor. They married in 1999 and have 2 children.
  • How Much Is Michelle Miller’s Net Worth?
    In late 2020, Miller has a $1 million net worth. She earns a salary of $102 thousand from CBS News.
  • Does She Use Instagram and Twitter?
    The CBS News correspondent Michelle Miller is an active user of Instagram (@michellemiller29) and Twitter (@CBSMMiller).

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