Rosemary Church Profile
Rosemary Church is an award-winning Australian journalist working for CNN serving as an Australian CNN International news anchor. She has been working for the station since 1998.
Rosemary Church Education
Church attended the Australian National University in Canberra where she attained her Bachelor of Arts degree. Furthermore, she completed graduate studies in Media and Law.
Rosemary Church Career
Church is a journalist who had also worked for other stations prior to joining CNN. For instance, she previously worked for five years in Australia’s first international satellite news service, Australia Television (ATV). While here, she served as the Senior Anchor as well as filed stories for ATV and the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC). She also managed to win the New York Festival’s TV programming award due to her coverage of the Hong Kong Handover to China in 1997.
Church began her journalism career after she landed a job at ABC TV in 1991 where she served as an anchor as well as a reporter for the main evening news bulletin in the state of Tasmania. She also spent some time anchoring the summer edition of ABC TV’s World at Noon program. Prior to this, she spent about five years with the National Media Liaison Service, at Parliament House, Canberra while still anchoring weekend news bulletins on Channel Ten’s news service. Come 1984, she spent some time working as a media officer and speechwriter as a Member of the Federal Parliament serving.
Rosemary Church CNN
Church is an anchor/reporter whose show is aired every Monday through Thursday from 0700-0900 GMT/0200-0400 ET on CNN International. She anchors from across the world from Africa, Asia, the Middle East as well as Australia. Ever since she joined the network, she has managed to enclose and hold exclusive interviews with well-known newsmakers, politicians as well as celebrities. Some of the stories she has enclosed include; the death of Osama bin Laden broke, the earthquake and tsunami in Japan. Church has also managed to anchor the station’s Covid-19 pandemic coverage, the deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida, and the ongoing war in Ukraine.
Furthermore, she enclosed the rescue efforts of the 12 boys and their coach trapped in a cave in Thailand. She also interviewed the student survivors who called for an end to gun violence in America and the Fuego Volcano tragedy in Guatemala. Church also enclosed the Singapore summit between U.S. President Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un, and Europe’s immigration crisis, the deadly chemical attack in Douma, Syria.
Quick Facts About Rosemary Church
|Full Name||Rosemary Church|
|Age||59 years old|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Church and her colleagues, Phil Black, and Nick Paton were awarded the prestigious Golden Nymph award for their coverage of unrest in Ukraine in 2014. The coverage involved a deadly shooting in Kyiv’s Independence Square during anti-government protests. Furthermore, they also went on to pick up the Best Short News Report category at the Association for International Broadcasting (AIB) awards for the same coverage. Church also made some contributions to the station’s 2006 Edward R. Murrow Award for the network’s coverage of the Israel-Hezbollah conflict. Whenever she is not working, she enjoys spending her free time with her family and friends.
Rosemary Church Age
Church was born on 10 November 1962, in Belfast, Northern Ireland. She is therefore 59 years old as of 2021.
Rosemary Church Height
Church stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches tall.
Rosemary Church Family
Information regarding Church’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Rosemary Church Husband
Church is happily married to her handsome husband Patrick O’Byrne who is a Ph.D. holder scholar working at the University of Ottawa serving as an Associate Professor in the School of Nursing. The couple tied the knot in 1995 and has been together and happy ever since. Furthermore, the couple is blessed with three children of their own by the names Madeleine, Hannah, and James whereby James and Hannah are twins. Additionally, the couple resides in Atlanta, the United States together with her family.
Rosemary Church Salary
Being one of the top journalists for CNN Church earns an annual salary ranging from $ 300,000.
Rosemary Church Net Worth
Church has an estimated net worth of between $ 8 Million which she has earned through her successful career as an anchor/reporter.