Deborah Norville is a veteran television journalist, author, and businesswoman who has been active in her profession since the late ‘70s.
Earlier this year in March, she celebrated 25 years on Inside Edition. Although Deborah has now marked a place for herself, her journey towards success wasn’t that easy.
However, she has been relishing a blissful family life with her husband of 33 years.
Married Life With Husband
Inside Edition host Deborah Norville is savoring an enthralling married life with her husband, Karl Gert Wellner. Karl is a Swedish-born New York businessman who is regularly seen arm-in-arm with Deborah at most of her red carpet events.
Her husband Karl has been by her side in every thick and thin of her life for more than three decades.
Deborah and Karl got married on December 12, 1987, at St. James Episcopal Church, in New York City. The couple exchanged vows in Swedish and English in the wedding planned by themselves despite their high-pressure lives.
Do you know that Karl proposed to Deborah twice? He first popped the question in a tiny sandwich shop in New York and then on a mountaintop in the afternoon in Brazil.
Deborah Norville with her husband, Karl Wellner, 35 years ago. (Photo: Deborah’s Instagram)
Deborah met her husband on a blind date in 1985. She first heard about Karl a couple of years ago while visiting her relatives in Sweden. The pair was in a long-distance dating relationship before they tied the knot. They got engaged just four months after their first meeting.
Married for almost 33 years, Deborah and her husband are parents to three kids; two sons and a daughter. They welcomed their first child, son Niki Wellner, in 1991. Their second son Kyle Wellner was born in 1995. Likewise, their daughter Mikaela was born in the year 1998. Their children attended school at Duke.
How Much Is Deborah Norville’s Salary & Net Worth?
Deborah Norville, who is currently at the age of 62, has assembled huge success in her journalism career. Active in her professional career for more than four decades, Deborah has been receiving an amazing salary from her job.
Deborah receives an estimated salary of $4 million annually. With a wonderful payroll from her job, she has been able to amass a huge net worth of $18 million.
She assembled the prominent part of her net worth as a television news anchor and journalist. She also gathered some earnings as an author and businesswoman. She published her book Thank You Power: Making the Science of Gratitude Work for You in 200 which was a New York Times best-seller.
She was born as Deborah Anne Norville in Dalton, Georgia on August 8, 1958. Talking about her parents, she was born to Zachary S. and Merle O. Norville.
Standing tall at the height of 5 feet 7 inches, Deborah attended the University of Georgia. Deborah was treated for thyroid cancer in April 2019. On the 1st of April, she underwent surgery to remove a cancerous thyroid nodule.