Ray Cortopassi Biography
Ray Cortopassi is an American journalist who is currently a news anchor for WGN News in Chicago, Illinois. He confirmed that he will be joining WGN as its evening news anchor at 5-6 pm on September 28, 2020.
Before this, he worked as a news anchor and reporter for FOX59 in Indianapolis since joining the team in 2009. He anchors the station’s morning news from 7-10 a.m. alongside Angela Genote and First at Four with Beairshelle Edmé. His Journalism career runs for as long as 25 years.
Before joining FOX59, Ray worked as an anchor and reporter at TV stations in Traverse City, Michigan, and Las Vegas, Nevada. He has a passion for giving stories and has been honored with Emmy and Associated Press awards during his years in Indianapolis.
Having his origin as Dolton, Ill., a south suburb of Chicago, Ray loves deep dish pizza, and having grown up the son of a piano teacher, he picked up the drums and loves alternative rock-n-roll. After graduating from Columbia College Chicago with a degree in journalism, Ray studied acting and is now the managing director of the Off-Main Street Players, a community theatre he co-founded in Zionsville, Ind. He also served as the executive director of the Chamber of Commerce from 2008 through 2011.
Ray Cortopassi Age
How old is Ray Cortopassi? Cortopassi is 53 years old as of 2020. He was born in 1967, in Chicago, Illinois, the United States of America. However, it is not yet known when he celebrates his birthday.
Ray Cortopassi Wife
Cortopassi is married to his wife Leslie. The couple is blessed with four children who keep them extraordinarily busy; half the time parenting, the other half chauffeuring.
Ray Cortopassi’s Family
Cortopassi likes to keep his personal life private hence has not yet disclosed his parents and siblings. We will update you once the information is available.
Ray Cortopassi Height
His height is currently unavailable.
Ray Cortopassi Net Worth
Cortopassi has an estimated net worth of between $1 million and $5 million. His income is primarily attributed to his career as a news anchor and reporter.
Ray Cortopassi Salary
Cortopassi receives an average annual salary of $65,000.