Doug Dunbar Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Wife, KTVT, Salary, and Net Worth

Doug Dunbar Profile

Doug Dunbar is an American Anchor and Reporter working at KTVT – CBS 11 in Fort Worth, Texas as an evening anchor. He has been working at the station since April 2004.

Doug Dunbar Career

Dunbar serves at KTVT – CBS 11 as an evening news anchor, appearing on the 5 PM, 7 PM, and 10 PM newscasts. At KTVT, he helps Texans every day by giving them important information and supporting them during difficult times in their community. According to his LinkedIn Page, he has also been a freelance play-by-play announcer for ESPN since 1995, showcasing his expertise in sports commentary. Prior to that, he worked as a news anchor and reporter at WPLG in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, from January 1993 to April 2004.

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His broadcasting journey began at WHYI, part of Clear Channel Inc., where he served from December 1986 to December 1992. Before that, he worked at WCZY, part of Gannett Inc., in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan, from 1983 to 1986. Dunbar also gained experience at WTWR from 1982 to 1984 in Monroe, Michigan, and Toledo, Ohio.

As the son of an Army father, Dunbar’s love for Texas’s veterans is always clear. He shares the real-life stories of these heroes with viewers, taking them to places like the D-Day shores of Normandy, France. He tells emotional stories of survival from those who fought in the war and then faced challenges when they returned home.

Besides being passionate about TV news and veteran stories, Dunbar also has a love for aviation. For more than thirty years as a private pilot, Dunbar has been reporting extensively on aviation, covering everything from military operations to commercial flights. He’s one of the few civilians to have flown both the FA-18 Hornet and the F-16 Falcon, and he’s even experienced catapulting and trapping on the USS Harry S Truman aircraft carrier. Besides his achievements in aviation, Dunbar has also had a competitive career in skiing (triathlon). He’s a former National Champion and held records in barefoot waterskiing, although those records have since been broken.

Doug Dunbar Age

Dunbar is 59 years old as of 2023. She was born on April 30, 1964, in the United States. She therefore celebrates her birthday on the 30th of April every year.

Doug Dunbar Height

Dunbar stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 11 inches.

Doug Dunbar Family

Dunbar was born to Inge (late mother) and Clarence Dunbar (late father). His mom was a native of wartime Germany, and she raised Dunbar all by herself after the death of her husband. She died on October 13, 2018, due to leukemia (blood cancer). Dunbar has stated on his social media platforms that he really hates cancer. Dunbar’s dad was a United States Army Sgt. First Class, who lost his life during the Vietnam War. Dunbar was the only child in their household.

Doug Dunbar Wife | Children

Dunbar is a married man and his spouse is Beckie. They have been in marriage for over 3 decades. The duo is blessed with 2 kids, Brayden (son) and Madds (daughter).

Doug Dunbar Salary

Being one of the top anchors for KTVT – CBS 11, Dunbar earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 to $ 100,000. 

Doug Dunbar Net Worth

Dunbar has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million and $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as an Anchor and Reporter.

Doug Dunbar Volunteer Work

Outside of journalism, Dunbar and his family have been actively involved in giving back to the community in a compassionate and consistent manner. They participate in community events and engage in impactful fundraising activities. One significant contribution is Doug’s efforts in raising over $350K to support the fight against cancer. This includes his participation in the Ironman World Championship race in Kona, Hawaii, in the year 2016, where he raised over $150K to support the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

Doug Dunbar KTVT-TV

Dunbar works at KTVT-TV alongside other famous KTVT-TV anchors and reporters including;

  1. Nicole Baker
  2. Karen Borta
  3. Ken Molestina
  4. Robbie Owens
  5. Andy Adler
  6. Jett Beachum
  7. Bill Jones
  8. Madison Sawyer
  9. Ginger Allen

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