Erik Elken Biography
Erik Elken is an American journalist who serves KVIA as a weeknight anchor at 5, 6, and 10 p.m. of the station’s flagship newscasts alongside Stephanie Valle. Additionally, he serves as a field reporter. He joined the ABC 7 News team in September 2018.
Erik Elken Age
Elken 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 40’s.
Erik Elken Height
Elken stands at the height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.
Erik Elken Family
Elken 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 Elken has any siblings.
Erik Elken Wife
Elken is married to Megan and together the couple has been blessed with two sons. However, he has not revealed the names of his sons as he is private about his personal life.
Erik Elken Net Worth
Elken has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his career as an anchor.
Erik Elken Salary
Elken earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Erik Elken Education
When Elken finished his high school education, he went on to attend the
Erik Elken Career
Elken serves KVIA as a weeknight anchor at 5, 6, and 10 p.m. of the station’s flagship newscasts alongside Stephanie Valle. Additionally, he serves as a field reporter. He joined the ABC 7 News team in September 2018. Previously, he served The University of Texas at El Paso as a play-by-play for 2 and a half years.
Previously, he worked at Dayton, Ohio where he served as the sports director for a period of four-and-a-half years before he later served as an anchor and reporter. Later on, he relocated to Ohio where he was able to secure a job at KEZI and served as an anchor and reporter. Furthermore, he has also served as the play-by-play announcer for the Tri-City ValleyCats (Single-A, Houston Astros) for one season.
Albany, New York is his native home. During his leisure time, he enjoys spending time with his family, skiing, and traveling. In addition, he is also a huge fan of the Syracuse Orange, New York Mets, New York Giants, and the New York Rangers.
Erik Elken KVIA
Elken is working at KVIA where he works alongside other famous KVIA anchors and reporters including;
- Nate Ryan
- Andres Valle
- Iris Lopez
- Dylan McKim
- Juan Carlos
- Nick Patrick
- Nichole Gomez
- Hillary Floren
- Mauricio Casillas
- Saul Saenz
- Mark Ross
- Dave Speelman
- Stephanie Valle
Erik Elken Social Media Platforms
Elken is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has over 1k followers on Twitter, over 1k followers on Instagram, and over 5k followers on Facebook.