Morgan Chesky Biography

Morgan Chesky is an American Journalist and reporter famously known as the NBC news correspondent and for his amazing and strong personality. He is excellent in his field of work and is very humble and outgoing. Recently he revealed an incident that is very frightening that could lead to a cardiac arrest and he is in the ICU at this moment. 

Early Life

Morgan Chesky was born on 19th April 1986 in Kerrville, Texas, USA. He was born to his parents Victor E. Chesky and Karen Chesky and grew up with his sister Caitlin in his hometown. His parent’s professions are unknown but it is known that his sister currently works as a model. His mother got remarried in the year 2018.

Morgan is known to have completed his high school graduation from Kerrville Tivy High School in his hometown and later, for his college education, he attended Sam Houston State University. He graduated with a Bachelor’s in Arts degree with a Mass Communication and Broadcast journalism major.

Morgan Chesky Career

Morgan started working in the field of journalism when he was in college. He interned at the CBS news channel where he worked and investigated story ideas at the national level and also assisted in research and interviews. He got his first job as a Reporter at KVHC 15 in 2008 where he coordinated content for the daily newscast and helped with local stories. In 2009, he got a job as a reporter at KLTV where he produced KLTV 9 and KTRE 9 newscasts. He worked there for more than two years until he shifted to KVUE media group as a reporter in 2011 and later to KOCO news in 2013.

In 2015, he started working as the weekend evening anchor at the 11 pm news for KOMO TV, and later he also started reporting the weekday newscasts for the channel. He also won the Emmy award for his excellence in the field of reporting. Morgan was awarded in 2016 for covering the case of the disappearance of a young girl in Seattle. He joined the NBC news channel in 2018 as a news correspondent and has since been working for the channel.

High-altitude Pulmonary Edema & Health Update

Morgan is an avid hiker who hikes all his life at various national parks. He went hiking on his 37th birthday for a celebration with his uncle and while walking he had to stop in order to catch his breath. These were the possible symptoms of a possible cardiac arrest which took the life of his father at the age of 48.

His uncle quickly realized that Morgan is in trouble so he took his backpack, helped him to get back on the trail, and drove him to the urgent care clinic. The initial test report indicated that his blood oxygen saturation level reached 58%, twice the higher than the minimum level should be.

Thereafter he was taken to the Cedar City Hospital in Utah on 23rd April 2023. Dr. Jarid Gray on duty checked his situation and concluded that his lungs were filling with fluid and diagnosed that he was suffering from high-altitude pulmonary edema. In this case, the victim suffers from a high-altitude illness.   

Morgan Chesky Biography

Real Name Morgan Chesky
Birth Date April 19, 1986
Age (as of 2023) 37 Years
Birth Place Texas, United States
Nationality American
Profession Journalist
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Aries

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 11” – in Centimeters –180 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 75 kg  –  in Pounds –  165 lbs
Shoe Size 10 (U.S.)
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Brown
Body Type Athletic


Father Victor E. Chesky
Mother Karen Chesky
Sister Caitlin Chesky


School Kerrville Tivy High School
College Sam Houston State University

Relationship Status

Marital Status In a relationship 
Affair No
Who is his girlfriend? Oliver Jane Steele

Personal Life

Morgan Chesky is in a relationship with his girlfriend, Olivia Jane Steele. They are yet not married but might exchange scared vows soon. The couple is also expecting their first baby and Morgan announced this good news on March 15th, 2023 by posting it on Instagram. Olivia co-founded a company with her sister, Conversation Couture which provides E-learning to real estate businesses on how to drive sales.  

Morgan currently has 32k followers on his Instagram account while on his Twitter account; he currently has 22.7k followers. He also has a Facebook page where he currently has about 2.2k friends and over 10.5k followers.

Morgan Chesky Net Worth

Morgan Chesky has been working as a reporter for several years and has been earning a lot of income. His annual salary is estimated to be around $110,000 while his net worth as of 2021 is estimated to be around $5 million but the information has not been made official.


  • He describes himself as an ENFP personality type.
  • At college, he was president of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity’s National broadcasting society.
  • He was also part of the KSHU 7 news team during his college years.
  • He was included in Buzzfeed’s 50 hottest news anchors in the world list.

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