Ellen McNamara Bio, Wiki
Ellen McNamara is an American Emmy-Award-Winning Anchor/Reporter working with Fox 10 News where she serves the station as an Evening Co-anchor. She co-anchors the Fox 10 Xtra News @7 PM and the Fox 10 News @10 every weeknight.
Ellen McNamara Dates of Birth
McNamara was born on the 8th of September 1982 in Chicago, United States. She is 39 years old as of 2021.
Ellen McNamara Measurements
She stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 7 inches.
Ellen McNamara Education
McNamara is a proud graduate of Texas Tech University where she graduated summa cum laude with a degree in Political Science and a minor in Spanish and graduated in the year 2003. While she was in college, she was playing soccer in the Big 12.
Ellen McNamara Work Experience
McNamara works with the Fox 10 News team where she serves the station as a co-anchor for the Evening News. She has been working with the Fox 10 team since June 2021 and is happy to be surrounded by her family in the Phoenix area.
Through her career as a journalist, she has been able to earn herself the title of regional Emmy award and regional Edward R. Murrow award-winning journalist. Her career has seen her work for about 17 years in local television news. Prior to the Fox 10 News team, she was also serving as the evening anchor for the CBS affiliate station located in Kansas City, KCTV5 News. There, she was still serving as an evening anchor between April 2015 and April 2021.
Prior to KCTV5 News, she was serving as a News Anchor/Reporter for the KSTP 5 Eyewitness News team located in Minneapolis/St. Paul. There, she served between April 2012 and April 2015. Prior to this, she also worked with the WFTS-TV team where she was serving as a Weekend Anchor/Reporter between April 2009 and April 2012. She has also previously worked as a Traffic Reporter, Reporter, Fill In Anchor for the KXAN-TV between September 2006 and April 2009. She kick-started her career working with the KLBK TV where she was serving as a Weekend Anchor/Reporter between July 2004 and September 2006.
Away from work, she is an avid runner and has completed a number of marathons. Among them includes five consecutive Boston Marathons. She, luckily, finished 30 minutes before the bombs went off at the finish line at the marathon in the year 2013. This was before later returning to the marathons in the year 2014.
Ellen McNamara Net Worth
In McNamara’s career as an Anchor/Reporter, she has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.
Ellen McNamara Earnings/Income
She earns an annual salary ranging from $35,000 – $100,000.
Ellen McNamara Parents and Siblings
McNamara was born in Chicago and raised in Boulder, Colorado, and Dallas, Texas. She was raised by her loving and caring parents and her father, Bob McNamara is a former CBS News correspondent. Despite growing up in the news business she got an interest in news reporting after interning with CBS news. She is also the daughter of her loving mother, Jane. She grew up alongside two of her siblings whom she prefers to keep information about away from the limelight.
Ellen McNamara Spouse
McNamara is married to her lovely husband, Marcus who together tied knots on the 11th of July 2009. She manages to keep more information regarding his husband away from the limelight. Ellen and her husband along with their son, Knox, and Golden live in Central Phoenix.
Ellen McNamara Kids
Together with Marcus, the two are proud parents to their son, Knox Robert who was born on the 17th of September 2018 and named after their family name. They are also proud hosts and parents to their Golden Retriever with whom, together as a family, they reside in Central Phoenix.
What happened to KCTV 5 Ellen McNamara?
Mcnamara was previously working with the KCTV 5 News team where she was serving the station as an Evening News Anchor. However, she left the station in April 2021. She is now working for KSAZ FOX 10 where she is still working as an Evening Anchor and where she has been working since June 2021.
Ellen McNamara Twitter and Facebook
She is vocal on her social media accounts where she posts frequently. On her Twitter account, she has about 4900 followers and around 8.7K followers on her Facebook page.