Joe Birch (WMC-TV) Bio, Wiki, Age, Family, Wife, Net Worth

Joe Birch Biography

Joe Birch is an accomplished American journalist who is presently working as a news correspondent at NBC’s WMC-TV Channel 5 in Memphis, Tennessee. Here, he serves as the evening news reporter on weekdays at 5, 6, and 10 o’clock.

How old is Joe Birch? – Age

Birch was born in Memphis, TN, United States, where he also grew up. However, he hasn’t disclosed his exact age.

How tall is Joe Birch? – Height

The news reporter stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches (1.88 m) tall.

Joe Birch’s Mother, Father – Family

Joe was born and raised by his loving parents in Memphis, TN, United States. However, information regarding his father’s and mother’s identities is still unclear. It is also not known whether he has any siblings or not.

Joe Birch’s Education

Birch attended and graduated from Christian Brothers University on May 20, 1978, with a Bachelor of Arts in English.

Is Joe Birch Married? – Wife

Joe has been married to his beautiful wife, Robyn Davis Birch, since 1983. Together the couple has been blessed with two wonderful sons, Joseph III Birch and Matthew Birch.

Journalist Joe Birch Photo
Journalist Joe Birch Photo

Joe Birch WMC-TV

Birch is an accomplished journalist who works as the nightly news correspondent for WMC-TV Channel 5. During this time, he spent time with Mid-South residents telling their tales on WMC, Tennessee’s original TV station. In addition, his greatest scoops come directly from the Memphians who use a downtown mobile food pantry once a month.

Additionally, in 2022, he celebrated serving Action News 5 and its viewers for 44 years. Likewise, he serves as the president of Memphis Rotary Club the 96th Rotary Club worldwide founded in 1914. It is known that he received numerous accolades including the 2021 Public Relations Society of America Communicator of the Year Award.

Moreover, he became a member of the Tennessee Journalism Hall of Fame in 2014. For his tireless work on Action News 5, he was also awarded the 2009 Silver Circle Award by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. More so, he toured across America and around the globe reporting for Action News 5.

Furthermore, he travelled to Italy in 1992 to plan a documentary on the Vatican Museums’ Wonders cultural series show. During that task, he met Pope John Paul II and documented the exchange for broadcast on Action News 5. Afterward, he spent 25 days in Atlanta, covering Mid-Southerners and Memphians attending the 1996 Centennial Olympic Games.

Joe Birch’s Net Worth

Citing his journalism career, Joe has an estimated net worth of $1 Million to $5 Million (Approx.).


You can find and follow Birch on Twitter using the account name: @JBirchWMC

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