Kelly Eckerman Bio, Age, Heights, KMBC 9 News, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Husband

Kelly Eckerman Bio, Wiki

Kelly Eckerman is a Veteran American journalist working for KMBC 9 News as a News Anchor/ Reporter anchoring every weeknight from 10 p.m. to 11. p.m. She has been working with this station since 1990. 

Kelly Eckerman Age

Eckerman is 43 years old as of 2022. She was born on February 26, 1979, in Kansas City, United States.

Kelly Eckerman Height

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

Kelly Eckerman Education

After she finished her secondary education, she decided to pursue her dream career. She enrolled in a University and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism.

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Kelly Eckerman Career

Eckerman is a KMBC 9 News anchor and reporter. She has been in KMBC 9 for more than 2 years. She says that she is blessed to have a difficult career. But her two daughters keep her going and make her feel like the most important person in the world. Her daughters have a way of reminding her what’s really important and helping her put things in perspective as she reports the news. Born in Russell, Kansas, Eckerman knew that she had a passion for a career in journalism. She assumed that it will be as a print journalist, she loved being the editor of her secondary school newspaper.

But she found herself now working a TV career instead and worked at different stations in Iowa and Illinois before arriving in Kansas City in 1990. Eckerman won a regional Edward R. Murrow award for her coverage and is a two-time Emmy winner. Also, she won different state and regional covering awards. She works with many charities during the year.

Kelly Eckerman KMBC 9 News

Eckerman works with KMBC 9 News where he works alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Pete Grigsby
  2. Neville Miller
  3. Bryan Busby
  4. Katie Horner
  5. Nick Bender
  6. Karen Kornacki
  7. Len Jennings
  8. Len Dawson
  9. Donna Pitman
  10. Kris Ketz
  11. Emily Holwick
  12. Cody Holyoke
  13. Larry Moore
  14. Rob Hughes
  15. Johnny Rowlands
  16. Brian Johnson
  17. Martin Augustine

Kelly Eckerman’s Net Worth

In Eckerman’s career as a news anchor, she has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.

Kelly Eckerman Salary

She receives annual earnings that range between $35,000 and $100,000.

Kelly Eckerman Parents and Siblings

Born and raised in the United States, Eckerman manages to keep information regarding her parents and whether or not she has any siblings away from the limelight. An update of her family information will be done when available.

Kelly Eckerman’s Husband/ Spouse

Eckerman manages to keep information regarding whether or not she is in marriage private. An update of her marital status will be done when available.

Kelly Eckerman’s Kids

Eckerman is a single mom of two daughters. But the title she’s still most proud to wear is Mom. She got her first daughter in 2006 and named her Aubrey Doris. After four years she got her second born Sadie Garrie in 2010.

Kelly Eckerman Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

She is vocal on her social media accounts where she posts frequently. On her Twitter account, she has about 3,951 followers, and around 9.8k followers on her Facebook page.