Christine Killimayer Biography
Christine Killimayer is an American journalist currently working as the news anchor at WHNT News 19 at 4:00 and WHNT News 19 at 6:30 with Jerry Hayes based in Henderson, Nevada, United States. She joined the station in August 2008.
Christine Killimayer Age
Killimayer was born in Latrobe, Pennsylvania. She likes to keep her personal life private hence she has not yet disclosed the date, month, or the year she was born. However, she might be in her 30’s.
Christine Killimayer Height
Killimayer stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches tall.
Christine Killimayer Family
Killimayer has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight hence she has not disclosed any information about her parents. It is also not known if Killimayer has any siblings.
Christine Killimayer Husband
Christine is a married woman. She lives with her husband and their two dogs in Limestone County. She is very private about her personal life therefore she has not revealed the identity of her husband.
Christine Killimayer Net Worth
Killimayer has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her career as a journalist.
Christine Killimayer Salary
Killimayer earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Christine Killimayer Career
Christine was the station’s first female sports anchor and reporter when she joined WHNT News 19. During that time, she had the privilege of covering Alabama’s 2012 BCS Championship run as well as Auburn’s 2011 BCS Championship run. She was also able to form friendships with a variety of local college and high school athletes and coaches. Christine took a break from the company after two years at WHNT News 19, but she returned to North Alabama’s News Leader in April of 2014.
She served as a multimedia journalist until 2016 when she was promoted to anchor. From April 27, 2011, tornado outbreak to the team name announcement for the Tennessee Valley’s newest minor league baseball team, Christine has covered a wide range of events and issues surrounding WHNT News 19 viewers. Her work on award-winning suicide prevention special is what she is most proud of.
Christine worked as a sports anchor for Greenspun Media Group in Las Vegas before moving to Huntsville. She covered many Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. fights, as well as numerous UFC events and UNLV basketball and football games, while she was there. Christine worked as a sports anchor and reporter for KTKA in Topeka, Kansas, prior to moving to Las Vegas. She had the chance to cover the University of Kansas and the Jayhawks’ 2008 Orange Bowl and NCAA National Championship run.
Christine earned a Bachelor of Science in Broadcast Journalism from Ohio University’s E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. She became the first female sports director at WOUB-TV, a PBS affiliate covering 55 counties in four states, while still in training. She also had the chance to work for ESPNU as a sideline reporter. Throughout her career, Christine has won various awards, including many from the Alabama Broadcasters Association and the Alabama Associated Press Media Editors. She was also nominated for an Emmy by the Nashville/Midsouth Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
Christine Killimayer WHNT
Killimayer is currently working at WHNT where she works alongside other famous WHNT anchors and reporters including;
- Ben Smith
- Rocco DiSangro
- Christina Edwards
- Jerry Hayes
- Steve Johnson
- Alex Puckett
- Melissa Riopka
- Greg Screws
- Jason Simpson
- Kelley Smith
- Olivia Whitmire
Christine Killimayer Social Media Platforms
Killimayer is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Facebook, and Instagram. She has over 79 followers on Instagram, and over 6k followers on Facebook.