Karen Jordan Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Husband, ABC 7 Chicago, Salary and Net Worth

Karen Jordan is an American Anchor/Reporter for ABC 7 Chicago where she co-anchors the weekend newscast with Ravi Baichwal.

Karen Jordan Profile

Karen Jordan is an American anchor/reporter working for ABC 7 Chicago where she co-anchors the weekend newscast with Ravi Baichwal. She joined the station in July 2003.

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Karen Jordan

Karen Jordan Education

Jordan attended Spelman College in Atlanta, Ga., where she graduated with a B.A. degree in English in 1994. In 1995, she earned a Master’s Degree in Broadcast Journalism from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.

Karen Jordan Career

Jordan is an anchor who before ABC 7, Jordan worked as a weekend anchor and general assignment reporter at WPHL-TV in Philadelphia, Pa., where she was from 2000-03. Besides anchoring the station’s weekend newscast, Jordan served as the primary fill-in for WPHL’s weekday anchor and covered local stories and breaking news.

From 1999-2000, she worked at WRGT-TV in Dayton, Ohio as a main anchor and reporter. She as well worked as a general assignment reporter and a weekend anchor for WKEF-TV in Dayton (1997-99).

Jordan started her career as a general assignment reporter for WIFR-TV (1995-97) in Rockford, Ill. She as well gained early experience at WMAQ-AM in Chicago, where she worked through the Medill News Service as a radio reporter in 1995.

Throughout her career, Jordan has been recognized with many awards as most recently she was named a 2003 Rising Star by Today’s Chicago Woman. In 2000, she was honored with the YMCA Black Achiever Award and in 1999 she received the Bethune Recognition for women in the media from the National Council of Negro Women. Jordan is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists.

Quick Facts About Karen Jordan

Full Name Karen Jordan
Age 49 years old as of 2021
Nationality American
Spouse Christian Farr
Net Worth $1 million – $5 Million

Karen Jordan Age

Jordan was born on October 17 1972 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. She is 49 years old as of 2021. Jordan celebrates her birthday on the 17th of October every year.

Karen Jordan Height

Jordan stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 7 inches.

Karen Jordan Family|father and mother|Siblings

Jordan’s father is known as Robert Jordan who is a long-time anchor and reporter at WGN-TV in Chicago. His father has worked for more than 43 years in television news. Her mother is known as Sharon Jordan however, she does not have any siblings. On the 9th of May 2021, she wished her mother a happy mothers day via an Instagram post. 

Karen Jordan Husband

Jordan is married to Christian Farr who is a broadcast journalist currently working at NBC Chicago. The couple has been blessed with two children, a girl named Vivian and a boy named Jonh Robert.

Karen Jordan Salary

Being one of the top anchors/reporters for ABC 7 Chicago, Jordan earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.

Karen Jordan Net Worth

Jordan has an estimated net worth of between $1 million – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as an anchor/reporter.

Karen Jordan ABC7 Chicago

At ABC7 Chicago Jordan works alongside;

  1. Mark Rivera
  2. Stacey Baca
  3. Dionne Miller
  4. Phil Schwarz
  5. Ravi Baichwal
  6. Roz Varon
  7. Tracy Butler
  8. Terrell Brown
  9. Tanja Babich
  10. Cheryl Scott
  11. Judy Hsu
  12. Mark Giangreco
  13. Cheryl Burton
  14. Eric Thomas
  15. Kristen Sze

 

 

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