David Custer Bio, WNEM, Age, Height, Parents, Spouse, Children, Salary, and Net Worth

Who is David Custer?

David Custer is an American journalist who has received two renowned Edward R. Murrow Awards in addition to eleven distinguished Emmy Awards. Custer is currently working at WNEM as the main anchor in Saginaw, Michigan, the United States. Previously, he served at WNWO Barrington Broadcasting in Toledo, Ohio as the main anchor. Before that, he had a job at WSMH FOX66 in Flint, Michigan working as a weekday reporter and weekend anchor. He also got the anchor and reporter position at WBKB-TV 11 News in Alpena, Michigan.

David Custer
David Custer

Custer was born in Flint, Michigan, in the United States of America. From there, he went to the University of Michigan in Flint and got a bachelor’s degree in communication. Moreover, he won 4 Emmy awards and was elected best news anchor by many native readers. Furthermore, David loves volunteering, going to charity events, and administering fair treatment to everyone.

David Custer Date of Birth / Age

Custer is celebrating his 43rd birthday in October 2023. He was born in Flint, Michigan, United States on October 14th, 1980.

David Custer Height

Custer stands at a height of approximately 5 feet and 10 inches tall.

David Custer Parents and Siblings

Custer was born and raised in Flint, Michigan, United States of America. Custer grew up with his brother in Goodrich, Michigan. He manages to keep information regarding his parents, siblings, and extended members of his family away from the limelight. We will however update this information once it’s available to the public.

David Custer Spouse/Gay

Dan Buccilli is Custer’s partner. Dan owns a salon and celebrates his birthday on October 10th. However, much is not known about Custer’s partner but will be updated once more details are available.

David Custer Kids / Children

Details regarding whether or not David has any children are not available to the public at the moment. However, we will update this information once more details concerning this are available.

David Custer Education

Custer studied at the University of Michigan in Flint and got a bachelor’s degree in communication.

David Custer Career

Home is where the heart is, and this Goodrich Martian is content to be living his dream in his hometown. Every weeknight, David and Meg McLeod are the anchors of the WNEM-TV5 News at 5 p.m., 6 p.m., and 11 p.m.

David is a very accomplished journalist who has received two renowned Edward R. Murrow Awards in addition to eleven distinguished Emmy Awards. He received honors in the 2018 Ruby by the Great Lakes Bay Region which was for the best professionals under the age of 40. Over 15,000 local readers of “MyCity Magazine” have chosen him as Mid-Michigan’s BEST News Anchor for the past six years. Additionally, Great Lakes Bay Magazine declared him as the region’s “Greatest News Anchor” in 2019 and 2020.

The most recent award David received from the Associated Press and Michigan Association of Broadcasters, given in 2020, was for Best Reporter/Anchor. The multiple community-based organizations hailed him as a role model and hence honoring him for his commitment to ensuring others are uplifted has made him very grateful. Great Lakes Pride presented him with the “Champion of Pride” title in 2015.

David is a happy University of Michigan-Flint alum. He served as one of the orientation leaders and worked for the university newspaper, the M-Times, as an undergraduate. David started his television assignments as a news anchor in Alpena, Michigan in 2002. One and only news station on the “Sunrise Side” was WBKB. He then relocated to Flint. Thereafter, he managed to relocate to Flint serving as a reporter and producer for a rival station. However, the station united with WNEM-TV5, although he had already managed to ascend to the position of weekend anchor. Fortunately, he agreed to stay and take over as WNEM-TV5’s weekend morning anchor untilĀ  2007. Thereafter, David moved to Toledo and worked as the lead anchor for the NBC affiliate.

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Everyone should live their best lives, according to David. His true love is sharing illuminating tales that inspire and compel you to discover your mission. He is not hesitant to go to any lengths to tell a gripping tale. He has down from a plane, conversed with presidential hopefuls, and appeared LIVE on CNN. Custer discovered a national story that was utilized to produce an entire episode of Dr. Phil in 2006.

In the fall of 2009, David decided to take a brief break from television and venture into an executive position in the restaurant industry. Therefore, he started coming up with lifestyle segments for Better-TV by including his passion for television with this new business. Wendy Williams, who was the leader of a talk show, managed to encourage David to share his recipes on her show in an effort to “Save the Twinkie” in 2012.

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How Much Does David Custer Earn?

Custer earns an annual salary that ranges from $70,000-$120,000.

How Much is David Custer Worth?

As a reporter/anchor, David has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges from $1 million to $5 million.