Karen Borta Biography
Karen Borta is an American veteran journalist working for CBS11 serving as an anchor. She has been working for the station since 1995 after working as an anchor and reporter for several other stations like KCEN-TV in Waco, KRBK-TV in Sacramento, and CBS affiliate WTVT-TV in Tampa.
Karen Borta Age
Borta was born on March 15, 1965, in North Texas, United States. Karen is 57 years old.
Karen Borta Height
Borta stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 5 inches.
Karen Borta Family
Borta talks about her parents in relation to cancer, her own mother was affected by breast cancer, and both her grandmothers and several of her aunts and cousins. As such, has a strong passion for finding a cure for the disease. In addition, her youngest child was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes in 2015. More about her parents and relatives will be updated later.
Karen Borta Husband
Borta is happily married to Jim, and the couple is happy parents to 3 children. Further, they are pursuing degrees at Texas A and M University in College Station. Their daughter Kylie refuses to let Type 1 slow her down, thus, she plays varsity volleyball while maintaining a 4.0 average in high school. When Karen isn’t helping as a Volleyball Mom and cheering on her daughter’s team, she enjoys reading, tennis and simply spending time with her family.
Karen Borta’s Net Worth
Borta has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as an anchor at CBS11.
Karen Borta Salary
Borta earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Karen Borta Education
Borta is a proud alumna of the University of Texas at Arlington and remains actively involved in the UTA Alumni Association. She was awarded the “Distinguished Alumni Service Award” by UTA in 2003. In addition, she has received recognition for her contributions to different charitable and civic organizations. Such organizations include Mi Escuelita, Cook Children’s Medical Center, and the Baylor Sammons Breast Center. A.W.A.R.E. (Alzheimer’s Women’s Association for Resources and Education) is also one of them.
Karen Borta Career
Borta has been a journalist for quite some now, she joined CBS 11 News in 1995. Earlier, she worked at KCEN-TV in Waco, KRBK-TV in Sacramento, and WTVT-TV in Tampa, as an anchor and reporter at a CBS affiliate. Her job has been good and as such, she has received a big number of honors. For instance, she has received regional Emmy Awards, the Texas Associated Press Broadcasters Awards, and the Press Club of Dallas Katie Awards. Further, she was lucky to receive the Association of Women Journalists’ Vivian J. Castleberry Award. In addition, she was honored by the Press Club of Dallas when it named her a Legend of North Texas Journalism, the industry’s prestigious lifetime excellence award in 2019.
As a mother of two daughters, the mission to find a cure is especially personal for Karen. She has been recognized for her exceptional efforts in this area, including being named Honorary Co-Chair for the 2000 Komen Dallas Race for the Cure and receiving a Macy’s “Heart and Soul Award” that same year. In 2005, she was honored with the inaugural “Commitment to the Cure” award. Additionally, Karen volunteers regularly with the Dallas and Greater Fort Worth-Arlington chapters of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
Karen Borta Wikipedia
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Karen Borta Social Media Platforms
She is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. She has over 3,511 followers on Instagram.