Scott Pelley

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Scott Pelley has been a reporter and photographer for more than forty-five years. He is best known for his work as a 60 Minutes correspondent and as anchor and managing editor of the CBS Evening News (2011-2017). Pelley's work has been recognized with three duPont-Columbia Awards, three Peabody Awards and thirty-seven national Emmy Awards bestowed by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Pelley is the most awarded correspondent in the fifty-one-year history of 60 Minutes. In 2016, he received the Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism and Mass Communications. Pelley has been married to the love of his life, Jane, for thirty-five years. They have two children.