Eric Kahnert Biography
Eric Kahnert is an American award-winning anchor and reporter working at KFMB serving as the Weekdays, 4:30 AM – 9 AM & 11 AM – 12:30 PM anchor. He joined the station in May 2017.
Eric Kahnert Age
Kahnert likes to keep his personal life private hence he has not yet disclosed the date, month, or year he was born. However, he might be in his 40s.
Eric Kahnert Height
Kahnert stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.
Eric Kahnert Family
Kahnert 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 Kahnert has any siblings.
Eric Kahnert Wife
Kahnert is happily married to his beautiful wife, Allison. The couple is also blessed to be parents of three young children. In his free time, he enjoys hiking, trying new foods, and going to the beach alongside his wife.
Eric Kahnert Net Worth
Kahnert has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a reporter and anchor.
Eric Kahnert Salary
Kahnert earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Eric Kahnert Education
In 1998, he joined The University of Southern California where he attained his Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Communications in 2002. During his tenure at The University of Southern California, he was active in several activities and societies including Pi Kappa Alpha, USC’s 1st All-American DII hockey player, CU@USC Host, Annenberg TV News Anchor, and Skull & Dagger Honor Society.
Eric Kahnert Career
Kahnert serves as the Weekdays, 4:30 AM – 9 AM & 11 AM – 12:30 PM anchor at KFMB-TV in San Diego, California. He also features in inspirational San Diegans, enclosing medical advancements. Kahnert also received an Emmy award in 2020 for Best Anchor in the region and several nominations for his reporting. He also assisted KFMB-TV in winning the coveted Golden Mike Award. In addition to that, he also won the Best 60 Minute Newscast in Southern California by The Radio & TV News Association.
Prior to joining KFMB, he worked at KMGH-TV where he served as the main anchor from 2014 to 2016. During his tenure at KMGH-TV, he won several Emmy Awards for reporting and anchoring. Prior to that, he worked at KSTP|Hubbard Broadcasting, Inc. where he served as a primary anchor for about two years in Minneapolis.
From 2009 to 2012, he worked at KUSA-TV where he served as the weekend anchor in Denver, Colorado. Prior to that, he had spent about 5 years working at KOB-TV4 where he served as a reporter, investigator, and anchor. He previously worked at KTTC-TV where he served as an anchor and reporter in Rochester, Minnesota.
Kahnert is also very active when it comes to helping out in her community and partners with Special Olympics. In addition to that, he also loves spreading awareness among adults and teenagers on the deadly effects of distracted driving.
He is also actively involved as an emcee, organizer, and fundraiser with MDA San Diego. Whenever he is not working, he enjoys spending his free time with his family and friends. He also enjoys playing hockey, playing golf, and volunteering.
Eric Kahnert KFMB
Kahnert is working at KFMB where he works alongside other famous KFMB meteorologists, anchors, and reporters including;
- Laura Cavanaugh
- Carlo Cecchetto
- Karlene Chavis
- Ariana Cohen
- Jake Garegnani
- Marcus Greaves
- Kelly Hessedal
- Keristen Holmes
- Kerri Lane
- Marcella Lee
- Heather Myers
- Evan Noorani
- Elizabeth Sanchez
- Shawn Styles
- Jeff Zevely
Eric Kahnert Social Media Platforms
He is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He has over 4,197 followers on Instagram.