Melissa Hipolit Bio, Age, Height, WTVR-TV, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Husband

Melissa Hipolit Bio, Wiki

Melissa Hipolit is an Award-winning American anchor/reporter working at WTVR CBS 6 in Richmond, Virginia serving as an investigative reporter.  She has been working with this station since October 2013.

Melissa Hipolit Age

Hipolit is 40 years old as of 2023. She was born on the 23rd of October 1982 in Falls Church in Northern Virginia, the United States. Accordingly, Melissa celebrates her birthday on the 23rd of October every year and her zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Melissa Hipolit Height

Hipolit stands approximately 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m) and weighs around 64 kg.

Melissa Hipolit Education

For her education, Melissa went to George Mason High School. Then she joined the Hobart and William Smith Colleges where she graduated in 2004. After that, Melissa enrolled at Syracuse University where she acquired her Master’s degree in Broadcast Journalism.

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Melissa Hipolit Career

Hipolit works at WTVR CBS 6 in Richmond, Virginia as an investigative reporter. She commenced operating as an investigative reporter at WTVR CBS 6 News in Richmond, Va. in October 2013. A native of Falls Church in Northern Virginia, Melissa is delighted to be reporting in the capital of the Commonwealth. Previously, she worked at WJHL-TV in Johnson City, Tenn. as a reporter and an anchor for five years.

While working at WJHL, Melissa earned a Tennessee AP Award for a story about southwest Virginia’s coal country during the presidential election of 2012. Upon getting her bachelor’s degree in History at Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva, New York, she went back to northern Virginia. While there,  Melissa served as the assistant editor of the Congressional Quarterly Researcher, and as a desk assistant at The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer. From there, she chose to pursue her dream to be a reporter. That meant relocating back to upstate, NY.

Melissa Hipolit Net Worth

In Melissa’s career as an anchor/reporter, she was able to amass a net worth between $1 Million-$ 4  Million.

Melissa Hipolit Salary

Hipolit acquires annual earnings that range between $ 78, 115, and $ 174,605.

Melissa Hipolit Parents and Siblings

Hipolit was born and raised by her devoted parents in Falls Church in Northern Virginia, the United States.  Growing up, her daddy and mommy gave her the best upbringing possible. Besides this, Melissa has not publicized any further details about her father, mother, or siblings if she has any.

Melissa Hipolit Husband

Hipolit is married to John Ralston. The duo exchanged their wedding vows in November 2020 in the presence of their firstborn son.

Melissa Hipolit  Kids

She and her husband John are proud parents of two boys namely Bryce and his brother.

Melissa Hipolit Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

Hipolit is vocal on her social media accounts where she posts often. On her Twitter account, she has about 4,916 Followers around 9K followers on her Facebook page, and 587 followers on her Instagram account.

Melissa Hipolit WTVR CBS 6

Hipolit works at WTVR CBS 6 where she works alongside her fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Julie Bragg
  2. Jake Burns
  3. Rob Cardwell
  4. Caroline Coleburn
  5. Wayne Covil
  6. Antoinette Essa
  7. Bill Fitzgerald
  8. Laura French
  9. Joi Fultz
  10. Reba Hollingsworth
  11. Elizabeth Holmes
  12. Brendan King
  13. Tyler Layne
  14. Kristen Luehrs
  15. Maggi Marshall
  16. Greg McQuade
  17. Cheryl Miller
  18. Leland Pinder
  19. GeNienne Samuels
  20. Tracy Sears
  21. Bree Sison
  22. Cameron Thompson
  23. Zach Daniel
  24. Tom Patton