Megan Cloherty Bio, Wiki, KOAA, Age, Education, Height, Family, Husband, Children, and Career

Megan Cloherty Biography

Megan Cloherty is a skilled and award-winning American journalist who is currently working for KOAA News5 in Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States, as a investigative journalist.

Megan Cloherty Age| Birthday

How old is Cloherty? She is around 35 years old as of 2024. Her age is currently not available, research is ongoing will update it as soon as it is available.

Megan Cloherty Education

Cloherty attended the University of Missouri where she earned her undergraduate degree. Later on, she got her master’s degree at American University.

Megan Cloherty Height|Weight

She stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 70kgs.

Megan Cloherty Family

Cloherty was born in Washington DC, united states, however, she has not revealed information regarding her family members. This information is under review and will be available soon.

Megan Cloherty
Megan Cloherty

Megan Cloherty Husband|Married

Cloherty is in a happy marriage with her husband. This information is under review and will be available soon.

Megan Cloherty Children| kids

Cloherty likes to keep her personal life private, hence she has not disclosed information about whether she has children or not. This information is under review and will be available soon.

Megan Cloherty Career

When Cloherty was just seven years old, she attended a school event dressed as a reporter. She proudly declared to her second-grade class her aspiration to become a news reporter. showcasing half of her costume as the journalist and then dramatically revealing the other half. She pretended to embody the fascinating individuals she hoped to interview. Little did she know that her dream, would eventually come true. However, she had to wait a few years before following in her father’s footsteps and becoming a journalist.

Over the course of two decades in the field of reporting, Cloherty has worked as both a local and national reporter in television and radio. Among her most memorable assignments, she covered a six-week trial involving a murderer, which she and a colleague later transformed into a 12-episode podcast titled “22 Hours: An American Nightmare.” This podcast received recognition with a regional Edward R. Murrow award and was honored as Apple’s Best New Podcast in 2021, reaching the number two spot on the charts that summer.

Before joining the News5 Investigates team at KOAA, she gained professional experience in southern Oregon, Kansas City, and Washington, DC. In her leisure time, Cloherty enjoys gardening, connecting with her Irish family, and exploring the landscapes of southern Colorado with her husband.

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Cloherty also played a crucial role in uncovering various failures within DC’s crime lab, which eventually led to the loss of its national accreditation. Her and her colleague’s investigation into the lack of oversight and suspected criminal negligence at the crime lab prompted the mayor of DC to call for a re-examination of numerous prior cases where the outcomes relied on evidence that may have been compromised by faulty lab work.

This ongoing investigation earned them a Watchdog Award from the Society of Professional Journalists, as well as multiple regional awards. Cloherty was honored as the region’s AP Reporter of the Year on five occasions and received a Gracie Award for her reporting on the distressing trend of young boys facing harm from their mothers’ boyfriends. Her reporting shed light on how the rising cost of childcare often forces lower-income parents into a difficult choice between keeping their jobs and leaving their children in potentially dangerous circumstances.

Megan Cloherty Salary|Net Worth

Cloherty has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which she earns from her career.

Frequently asked questions about Cloherty

Who is Cloherty?

Megan Cloherty is a skilled and award-winning American journalist who is currently working for KOAA News5 in Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States, as a investigative journalist.

Is Cloherty Married?

Cloherty is in a happy marriage with her husband. This information is under review and will be available soon.

Where does Cloherty Live?

This information is under review and will be available soon.

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