Keith Cate Profile
Keith Cate is an American award-winning anchor working at WFLA News serving as the 5 pm, 6 pm & 11 pm co-anchor. He joined WFLA News in January 2000.
Keith Cate Career
Cate serves as the 5 pm, 6 pm & 11 pm co-anchor at WFLA News. Since he started his career, he has gone to several countries and states to enclose memorable events including President Barack Obama’s historic trip to Havana, Cuba. He also went to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba in 2006 and enclosed the treatment of terrorist suspects in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba in 2006.
Cate went to the military hospital in Landstuhl, Germany in 2005 and enclosed on troops wounded in Iraq and Afghanistan. In 1994, he enclosed the 50th anniversary of D-Day on the beaches of Normandy, France. In addition to that, he also enclosed the fall of communism in the former Soviet Union in 1991 in Moscow. Cate also enclosed the World’s Fair in Seville, Spain in 1992 as well as Pope John Paul II’s visit to Baltimore in 1995 and to Denver in 1993. Furthermore, he also enclosed several hurricanes including Andrew in 1992. In 2003, he enclosed the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster in Cape Canaveral as well as Shuttle Discovery’s Return to Flight in 2005.
Cate previously worked at WIAT 42 where he served as an anchor and reporter from 1998 to 1999. Prior to his tenure at WIAT 42, he worked at WMAR-TV Scripps Howard where he served as an anchor and reporter from 1993 to 1998. From 1988 to 1993, he worked at WBNS-TV where he served as an anchor and reporter. He had previously spent about 4 years working at WKPT-TV where he served as an anchor and reporter from 1984 till his departure in 1988. In 1982, he joined East Tennessee State University where he attained his Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication/Media Studies in 1986.
Keith Cate Age
Cate was born on January 2, 1964, in Tampa, Florida, USA. He is therefore 59 years old as of 2023.
Quick Facts About Cate
|Full Name||Keith Cate|
|Age||59 years old as of 2023|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Keith Cate Height
Cate stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.
Keith Cate Family
Information regarding Cate’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Keith Cate Wife
Cate is happily married to his wife, Paula Cate who is working at the Department of Education and Psychological Studies at the USF College of Education serving as an instructor. The couple is also proud to be parents to their three children. In addition to that, they are grandparents to their eight grandchildren.
Keith Cate Salary
Being one of the top anchors for WFLA News Cate earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Keith Cate’s Net Worth
Cate has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as an anchor.
Keith Cate Awards and Honors
Cate has also received quite a number of awards since he started his TV career. Some of the awards include 14 Emmy Awards, several Associated Press Awards, four Edward R. Murrow Awards, and other honors and recognitions. Whenever he is not working, he enjoys spending his free time with his family and friends.