Sukanya Krishnan Profile
Sukanya Krishnan is an American 6-time Emmy-Award-winning News Anchor who is best known for her time as the morning news anchor on Good Day Wake Up from, 4:30 am-7 am. She worked for the station from 2017-to 2019 alongside Jennifer Lahmers.
Sukanya Krishnan Education
Krishnan attended and graduated from New Dorp High School, were among her classmates was Wu-Tang Clan member, Method Man. She then joined Dickinson College wherein 1993, she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Spanish and was president of the senior class.
Sukanya Krishnan Career
On August 8, 2001, Krishnan joined WPIX for the first time but left to become one of the four hosts of the syndicated TV show Home Delivery in late 2003. In 2005, Krishnan returned to the WB11 Morning News anchor chair which was later renamed CW11 Morning News and presently called PIX Morning News. For her representation of South Asians in the media, Krishnan has won numerous community service awards and many others from Indian American organizations. She won her first Emmy for On-Camera Achievement (News Anchor/Host) in 2006 from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS). Krishnan also became the first Indian American woman to work at a local network affiliate in the New York market.
Sukanya Krishnan PIX11 Leaving
Krishnan announced her final weeks as one of the station’s co-anchors on May 3, 2017, at the end of the PIX11 6-9 Morning News. She had her last day on-air on Thursday, May 18, 2017.
Sukanya Krishnan Fox 5
Krishnan joined Channel 5 at Fox News in mid-2017. She made her debut on Fox 5 at 4:30 am on August 21 alongside anchor Jennifer Lahmers. The pair replaced Teresa Priolo and Antwan Lewis. The move was announced via the official Twitter account for Fox News 5 that the veteran anchor would join Jennifer Lahmers on the channel from their New York station WNYW.
Quick Facts About Sukanya Krishnan
|Full Name||Sukanya Krishnan|
|Age||50 years old as of 2021|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Sukanya Krishnan Age
Krishnan is 50 years old as of 2021. She was born on August 2, 1971, in Madras, India, and brought up on Staten Island in the United States. She celebrates her birthday on the 2nd of August every year.
Sukanya Krishnan Height
Krishnan stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches tall.
Sukanya Krishnan Parents / Family
Krishnan was raised by her Indian parents (who are physicians) alongside her siblings on Staten Island even though she was born in Chennai, India. She went to New Dorp High School and later graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Dickinson College.
Sukanya Krishnan Husband
Krishnan is married to Eric Schroeder who works with the Fire Department of New York (FDNYT) and was promoted to Captain on May 30, 2013. She made an announcement about her marriage to Eric on the CW11 Morning News on September 17, 2007. After they got married in 2017, they had their son Kiran who was born on July 22, 2009. Later on, the couple was blessed with their second child Shyla Alexy, who was born on May 31, 2013. She resides in Staten Island together with her family.
Sukanya Krishnan Salary
Being one of the top Journalists for FOX 5, Krishnan earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Sukanya Krishnan Net Worth
Krishnan has an estimated net worth of between $100,000 – $1 Million which she has earned through her successful career as an anchor.