Winning an Emmy award as a journalist takes a fair amount of hard work. Passionate journalist and anchor Kate Merrill has been excelling in her career and been successful in bagging many awards home.
Kate is a news anchor for WBZ-TV News weekday morning and noon newscasts with co-anchor Chris McKinnon. Starting her career as an intern in WBZ-TV in Boston she ended up gaining all the success and fame of the company.
Married Kate Is Proud Of Her Husband
The famous anchor, Kate, age 35, is married and shares a romantic life with her husband, Mike Dunham. Mike is a retired professional ice hockey goaltender. 18 years before, the couple shared their wedding vows in 2000. She frequently posts about her husband- wishing him on their 15th-anniversary in May 2015. She congratulated her spouse for his achievement as the goalie development coach in the Boston Bruins.
Kate congratulates her husband in Twitter in October 2017 (Photo: Twitter)
Kate and her better half, Mike parent two beautiful daughters and continually post how happy and proud she is to have children. Along with two daughters, she pets a dog and loves her as much as her two girls. The mother of two posted a picture of her daughters and dog on Instagram in September 2018, captioning it one of her babies is six months today. In Twitter, she also expressed concern about a big problem of kids vaping in her daughter's high school in October 2017.
How Much Is Kate's Net Worth?
The Emmy Award recipient gathers net worth from her role as a journalist and anchor. According to sources, the average salary of an anchor/ reporter is $52,791, and at the high end, the salary is around $84K. As a prosperous journalist, she must have bagged more than an average wage every year.
The anchor started her career as an intern in WBZ-TV in Boston and upon graduating she moved to New York to report for WICZ-TV and WIVT-TV. Later she began working as an anchor and reporter for WKRN-TV in Nashville.
As a journalist, this lady has been able to win a lot of awards. At a young age of 16, she achieved her first Emmy award for her role in covering the tornado in Tennessee in 1999. In the same year, she was recognized with two awards for her investigative reporting
The native American journalist was born in 1983 and celebrates her birthday on 12th of December every year, as per wiki. She belongs to a white family and ethnicity.
Kate has a sister Susie Abromeit, both the daughters in the family gained success from their career. Like Kate, her sister has also bagged many awards but in the field of entertainment. She is an actress and musician who adorned the TV and movie screen with her amazing acting.
Kate graduated from the Lafayette College with a bachelor of arts degree in government and law.