Ron Corning Profile
Ron Corning is an American anchor, host, and executive producer who is currently working at CW33 TV. He serves as an anchor and executive producer at CW33 TV. Most recently, he worked at WFAA in Dallas, Texas where he served as a co-anchor of the morning, Daybreak, and the sole anchor of Midday newscast.
Ron Corning Education
Raised in Calais, Maine, Corning attended Wheaton College in Massachusetts where he graduated in 1993 with a B.A. in history and religion.
Ron Corning Career
Corning started his broadcasting career as a general assignment reporter for WDTV, the CBS affiliate in Bridgeport, West Virginia. He then worked as a weekend anchor and reporter at one of WDTV’s rivals, WBOY, the NBC affiliate in Clarksburg, West Virginia.
He started his broadcasting career as a general assignment reporter for WDTV, the CBS affiliate in Bridgeport, West Virginia. He then worked as a weekend anchor and reporter at one of WDTV’s rivals, WBOY, the NBC affiliate in Clarksburg, West Virginia. Later on, he spent some time performing the same duties at WTOV in Steubenville, Ohio, before moving on to his first major market job at KTVI, the Fox station in St. Louis, Missouri.
From there he went on to the Fox affiliate in Seattle, Washington, KCPQ. From 2004 to August 2006, he co-anchored ABC World News This Morning and World News Now. In 2006 while at ABC News People Magazine’ named him one of the ‘Most Beautiful People’. In the same year, MSN named Corning one of ‘The Best Anchors’.
On August 28, 2006, he joined Jodi Applegate as co-anchor of Good Day New York at the flagship Fox-owned affiliate WNYW. When he was on vacation in April 2008, his contract was not renewed to make room for Fox News Channel correspondent Greg Kelly.
Quick Facts About Corning
|Age||50 years old as of 2021|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Ron Corning WFAA
In April 2011, Corning replaced Chris Flanagan as co-host of WFAA’s Daybreak. He was drawn to WFAA because of its reputation in Dallas and nationwide as the gold standard in television journalism. After working at WFAA for eight years, Ron left WFAA-TV in March 2019.
Ron Corning Leaving WFAA
On March 11, 2019, Corning stated that he would be leaving the WFAA team at an undetermined time in order to pursue some exciting new opportunities.
Ron Corning Age
Corning is 50 years old as of 2021. She was born on June 23, 1971, in the United States. He celebrates his birthday on the 23rd of June every year.
Ron Corning Height
Corning stands at a height of 6 feet 1 inch tall.
Ron Corning Family
Corning’s father worked in construction while his mother was a housewife who volunteered as a librarian, Cub Scout den, and a brand trip chaperone. He is also the only child in his family.
Ron Corning Boyfriend
Corning is openly gay and is currently engaged to Luis Correa who works at Labcorp. The two got engaged on July 4, 2021.
Ron Corning Dating
Back in 2010, Corning Corning was assumed to be dating writer Anthony J. Wilkinson, and they were also spotted together at the opening night of My Big Gay Italian Wedding at St. Luke’s Theater. The play was about a gay couple and their same-sex marriage, and this very fact only added fuel to the fire.
Even though Corning never commented on the topic and it was never known whether Anthony was his boyfriend or not, they were again seen together after a period. In December 2017, he talked about his reunion with Anthony through a tweet, “attending My Big Gay Italian Christmas at Golden Nugget Atlantic City.”
The next day, Corning posted a picture on his Facebook account where he and Anthony were posing together with Anthony’s mother, Dee Wilkinson. The two are seen happy together even though neither Corning nor Anthony has ever disclosed whether they were just good friends or partners.
Ron Corning Salary
Corning earns an annual salary ranging between $ 24,292 – $72,507.
Ron Corning Net Worth
Corning has an estimated net worth of between $100,000 – $1 Million which he has earned through his successful career as an anchor, host, and executive producer.
Ron Corning Injury | Ron Corning Knee
He had a fractured left kneecap in a fall in Santa Fe, New Mexico while he was on a house tour on August 13, 2017. Luckily, his acquaintances dialed 911 and he was taken to Christus St. Vincent Regional Medical Center in Santa Fe.
While he was hospitalized, he underwent a three-hour-long surgery. After he had had his surgery, his leg had a full-length straight-led cast thus he had to wait for six months for it to be removed. He also went to rehab for a number of months.