Alan Krashesky Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, ABC7 Chicago, Net Worth, Salary and Twitter

Alan Krashesky Biography

Alan Krashesky is an American news anchor and reporter who currently anchors 5 pm, 6 pm & 10 pm News for ABC 7 News Chicago. He has been working as a reporter for more than 36 years.

Krashesky attended the Milton Hershey School, a residential school for children with social and financial needs. In 2005 Krashesky was named Milton Hershey Alumni of the year. He went to Ithaca College in Ithaca, New York. Alan graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Communications Management in 1981.

Alan Krashesky Age

Krashesky is 61 years old as of 2021. He was born on October 19, 1960, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. He celebrates his birthday on October 19 every year.

Alan Krashesky Height

Krashesky stands at a height of 6 feet 1 inch tall.

Alan Krashesky Family

Krashesky has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Krashesky has any siblings.

Alan Krashesky Wife

Krashesky is married to Colleen Merritt Krashesky. The couple is blessed with three children two daughters and one son. Kaylin their firstborn, attended the school of Journalism and graduated. She is a producer for WMBF-TV as well as a reporter/newscaster for KDRV-TV. Their only son, Kian Krashesky attends Columbia College Chicago and was born in South Korea. Besides, their youngest daughter, Keira’s birth took place in China & currently attends the University of Michigan.

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Alan Krashesky Net Worth

Krashesky has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his career as an anchor and reporter.

Alan Krashesky Salary

Krashesky earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.

Alan Krashesky Career

The veteran news anchor and reporter co-anchors three of ABC 7’s top-rated weekday newscasts: the 6 PM newscasts and The 5 PM newscasts positions he has held since March 1998. In May of 2016, he also became co-anchor of the station’s top-rated 10 PM newscast alongside Cheryl Burton.

He is well-known and respected for both his news anchoring and news reporting. Before he co-anchored ABC 7’s 4 PM weekday newscasts (2005-2016), the 5 PM weekday newscasts (1994-98), and its morning newscasts (1989-94). In fact, he became the primary anchor of ABC 7’s weekday morning news program. Every newscast he has anchored has continuously been rated No. 1 within the Chicago market. Later in 1982, he joined ABC 7 as a general assignment reporter.

His reporting in Chicago and abroad has earned high praise. Alan is considered one of the top reporters in the market to cover major domestic and international news and has been admired in particular, for his coverage of the Roman Catholic Church. Chicagoans will recall his in-depth coverage of the election of Pope Francis and also the historic resignation of Pope Benedict XVI. He covered the death of Pope John Paul II and the election of Pope Benedict XVI in 2005, and also the beatification of Pope John Paul II in 2011.

Alan Krashesky ABC7 Chicago

Krashesky is currently working at ABC7 Chicago where he works alongside other famous ABC7 Chicago anchors and reporters including;

  1. Rob Elgas
  2. Stacey Sager
  3. David Novarro
  4. Val Warner
  5. Paul Meincke
  6. Diane Pathieu
  7. Eric Horng
  8. John Garcia
  9. Michelle Gallardo
  10. Evelyn Holmes
  11. Jessica D’Onofrio
  12. Sarah Schulte
  13. Leah Hop
  14. Janet Davies
  15. John Idler
  16. Samantha Chatman
  17. Jason Knowles
  18. Chuck Goudie
  19. Larry Mowry
  20. Mark Rivera
  21. Stacey Baca
  22. Dionne Miller
  23. Phil Schwarz
  24. Karen Jordan
  25. Ravi Baichwal
  26. Roz Varon
  27. Tracy Butler
  28. Jim Rose
  29. Terrell Brown
  30. Hosea Sanders
  31. Tanja Babich
  32. Cheryl Scott
  33. Judy Hsu
  34. Mark Giangreco
  35. Cheryl Burton
  36. Eric Thomas
  37. Kristen Sze
  38. Sandhya Patel
  39. Dan Noyes
  40. Chris Nguyen
  41. Mike Nicco
  42. Dion Lim
  43. Jobina Fortson
  44. Liz Kreutz
  45. Spencer Christian
  46. Dan Ashley
  47. Larry Beil
  48. Reggie Aqui
  49. Chris Alvarez
  50. Kumasi Aaron
  51. Drew Tuma

Alan Krashesky Social Media Platforms

Krashesky is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has over 4k followers on Twitter, over 1k followers on Instagram, and over 17k followers on Facebook.