Kathleen Bade Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Husband, FOX 5, Salary and Net Worth

Kathleen Bade is an American Award-winning journalist working for FOX5 serving as an anchor. She has been working for the station since 2008.

Kathleen Bade Profile

Kathleen Bade is an American Award-winning journalist working for FOX5 serving as an anchor. She has been working for the station since 2008.

Kathleen Bade Career

Bade serves as the primetime anchor for FOX 5 News at 6 & 10 since the station’s launch. For the past 13 years, she has been a force in the San Diego news market, anchoring the No. 1 newscast and covering major news stories and events ranging from the opening of Petco Park to spearheading election coverage and hosting news specials on high-profile court cases.

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She has received numerous Emmys for her journalism work as well as recognition for her work as a child advocate. Kathleen’s “Anchorman” blog also chronicles her attempt to balance work and family life and reports on the wide range of issues confronting families today. She is a popular public speaker who enjoys inspiring and mentoring young people.

Kathleen began her broadcasting career after graduating with honors from Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Telecommunications and Journalism. She was the first college student in history to receive the prestigious William Randolph Hearst Award in San Francisco.

Kathleen received a one-on-one interview with Walter Cronkite himself for her academic achievements, which she considers to be one of the highlights of her career. She enjoys telling the story of Walter telling her about a conversation he had with broadcasting titan Ted Turner.

Kathleen’s first on-air job after graduating from ASU was at KYMA in Yuma, Arizona, where she worked as an evening weathercaster and fill-in anchor. Kathleen, who has always been interested in science, went on to earn her Broadcast Meteorology degree and certification from Mississippi State University.

Quick Facts About Kathleen Bade

AgeNot Available
Net Worth$1 Million – $5 Million

She returned to her hometown of Phoenix, where she worked in community relations for the NBA’s Phoenix Suns. She worked alongside basketball legends such as Hall of Famer Connie Hawkins and the incomparable Charles Barkley — after whom her 130-pound Bernese mountain dog “Barkley” was honorably named.

Kathleen was quickly discovered by CBS in Phoenix, and she returned to the anchor desk as a morning weather anchor. She quickly rose through the ranks and was the weekend anchor within two years. Kathleen found herself working for FOX and co-hosting a brand new morning newscast called “FOX 10 Arizona Morning” shortly after a market-wide station shuffle. Her influence was also immediate, transforming the show into a market leader in just three years.

Kathleen was also brought to San Diego by KFMB Channel 8. She was overjoyed to get away from the heat and work for CBS for seven years. During that time, she assisted in the placement of a record number of children into loving homes through her work with San Diego County Adoptions, an accomplishment that earned Kathleen special recognition.

Kathleen returned to the San Diego airwaves in 2008, after a brief hiatus, with the launch of FOX 5 San Diego. Kathleen considers her time at FOX 5 to be the most rewarding of her career, as it is now the market’s top-rated 10 p.m. newscast.

Kathleen Bade Age

Bade celebrates her birthday on 13 February. age is not known for he has managed to keep his personal life private. It is therefore not known how old Bade is or when he celebrates his birthday. However, she might be in her 40s.

Kathleen Bade Height

Bade stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 5 inches.

Kathleen Bade Family

Information regarding Bade’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.

Kathleen Bade Husband

Bade is a married woman to Jeff. Together the couple was blessed with two children on the 31st of December 1994 who they named Jackson and Campbell. 

Kathleen Bade Salary

Being one of the top journalists forFOX 5 San Diego, Bade earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.

Kathleen Bade’s Net Worth

Bade has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a primetime anchor.

Kathleen Bade Ranch House

Kathleen and her husband, Jeff, own a luxurious ranch house which they purchased years ago and it was a fixer-upper. The house is believed to be built during the 1980s. The couple started working on the house immediately after buying it and within time, it was all perfect according to their liking.

The family especially loves being outdoors in their big, two-level backyard. The upper level has a swimming pool, bocce ball court, and a fire pit surrounded by Adirondack chairs; the lower level includes a basketball court, with a pitching machine soon to come. 

Kathleen Bade FOX 5 San Diego

At FOX 5 San Diego Bade works alongside;

  1. Raoul Martinez
  2. Shally Zomorodi
  3. Kristina Audencial
  4. Aric Richards
  5. Jason Sloss
  6. Brad Wills
  7. Chrissy Russo
  8. Victoria Johnson
  9. Troy Hirsch
  10. Samantha Rivera
  11. Carl Luna
  12. James Lofton
  13. Geena the Latina
  14. Xavier “The X-Man”


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